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Sam Bailey

Represented by
Simon Mayhew

Sam Bailey is known for winning the tenth series of The X Factor in 2013. Following her win, her debut single, a cover of Demi Lovato's "Skyscraper", was released on 15 December 2013, achieving the Christmas number one on 22 December 2013. She was the first X Factor winner in three years to gain the Christmas number one spot.

On 24 February 2014, Bailey supported Beyoncé on one of the dates of her UK leg of The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour, as well as performing on The X Factor Live Tour. Her debut album The Power of Love was released in March 2014 and debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart. The album was re-issued in December 2014 as The Power of Love (The Gift Edition). The re-issue features five new tracks - including three Christmas tunes and a reworking of original song "Treasure". In support of the album, Bailey went on her first ever headline tour in January and February 2015.

In 2016, Sam joined the UK Touring cast of 'Chicago' as Mama Morton. Shortly after, Bailey embarked on a solo tour; 'Sing My Heart Out'.

In 2018, she starred alongside Natasha Hamilton in Kay Mellor's 'Fat Friends', which toured around the UK.

Location: Greater London, England, United Kingdom

Height: 5'5" (165cm)

Weight: 9st. 11lb. (62kg)

Playing Age: 25 - 40 years

Appearance:Chinese, Mixed Race, Scandinavian

Nationality: Swedish

Other :Equity

Eye Colour: Brown

Hair Colour: Dark Brown

Hair Length: Mid Length

Facial Hair: Beard

Voice Character: Friendly

Voice Quality: Light

Career
Credits

2020, Feature Film, Merchant, DEATH ON THE NILE, 20th Century Fox, Kenneth Branagh

2020, Television, Various, SMALL AXE, BBC, Amazon Studios, Steve McQueen

2020, Television, Bully, SEX EDUCATION (SERIES 2), Netflix, Laurie Nunn

2019, Film, Various Roles, EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, Warp Films, Jonathan Butterell

2019, Documentary, Ship crew member, SHIPWRECKED, Like a Shot Entertainment

2019, Short Film, Darren, DIALLED IN, Affirmation Entertainment, Jason Laybourn

Skill
SET

Accents & Dialects:
American-California, American-New York, American-North East, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Bristol, English-Standard, Estuary English, Heightened RP, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Kent, London, RP, Scottish-Standard, South African, Worcester

Languages:English*

Music & Dance: A Cappella, Bass (singing), Beatboxing (vocal percussion), Guitar, Piano, Singing (general), Songwriter

Performance: Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Audio Books, Audio Drama, BADC Standard, Children's Theatre, Motion Capture, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Voice Acting, Voice Over

Sports: Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Climbing, Cycling, Football, Hockey (field), Pool

Other Skills: Artist (Fine Art), Improvisation, Lyricist, Motion Capture, Painting, Video Gaming

Latest
Action

High Strung

Sam Bailey releases the official theme song 'Wonderful' for the feature film 'High Strung' (in cinemas now)

Fat Friends

Sam Bailey and Natasha Hamilton will be appearing in the UK tour of new musical 'Fat Friends'

High Strung

Leslie Garcia Bowman appears in feature film 'High Strung', and Sam Bailey records the official theme song

Sam Bailey UK Tour

Sam Bailey is currently touring the UK in support of her latest album 'Sing My Heart Out'

Chicago

Sam Bailey will join in the UK Tour of 'Chicago' as Mama Morton
Sam Bailey