- Name: Samantha Bee
- Age: 48 years old
- Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
- Occupation: Comedian
- Net Worth: US $5 Million
- Status: Alive
Samantha Bee is a Canadian-American comedian, actress, writer and television personality. She served as a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for 12 years. Her late night talk/news program ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ premiered in 2016 on TBS. Samantha Jamie Bee was born on October 25, 1969, in Toronto, Canada. Her parents Debra and Ronald separated shortly after her birth. she spent her early childhood living with her grandmother. Bee attended Humberside Collegiate Institute followed by York Memorial Collegiate Institute. She studied briefly at McGill University before transferring to the University of Ottawa. Bee continued her studies at the George Brown Theatre School in her home city of Toronto. She became a naturalized citizen of the United States in 2014.
Bee worked as a waitress while looking for work in the entertainment industry. Early in her career she toured as the title character with the live-action production of Sailor Moon. She became one of the founding members of the all-women sketch comedy troupe The Atomic Fireballs. Bee’s comedic influences include Jon Stewart, Betty White, David Letterman and Steve Martin. In 2003, she became the first non-U.S. and first female correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Bee held the title of correspondent from 2003 to 2015 for a total of 332 episodes. She won the 2005 Canadian Comedy Award for pretty funny female performance.
Bee made her feature film debut in the independent comedy, Ham & Cheese (2004). She was cast as “Beth Goodson”. The film was directed by Warren P. Sonoda and co-starred Mike Beaver and Jason Jones. She appeared in the superhero film Underdog (2007) opposite Jim Belushi. Bee had a supporting role in Sisters (2015) starring Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Other notable films include The Love Guru (2008) with Mike Myers, Furry Vengeance (2010) with Brendan Fraser, and Learning to Drive (2014) with Patricia Clarkson. Bee’s television credits include Bored to Death, Rescue Me, Law & Order, Sesame Street, Good God, Game On, and The Detour. She lent her voice to the animated series Bob’s Burgers, Bounty Hunters, and Creative Galaxy.
In February 2016, Bee premiered her own late-night talk and news satire program ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ on TBS. The show was renewed for a 3rd and 4th season in January 2018. Full Frontal has won multiple accolades including 2 Dorian Awards, 2 Gracie Awards, and a Primetime Emmy Award. Bee made headlines following a May 31, 2018 episode of Full Frontal. In her monologue, she referred to Ivanka Trump as a “feckless c**t”. She apologized to Ivanka during a June 6 episode of Full Frontal.PERSONAL
Samantha Bee’s height is 5ft 7in and she’s of Irish, English and distant French ancestry. She holds both American and Canadian citizenship. Her personal net worth is estimated at $5 million. Bee married actor ‘Jason Jones’ in October 2001. They have three children, Piper, Fletcher and Ripley. The family resides in Manhattan, New York.
Bee’s memoir, I Know I Am, But What Are You?, was published in 2010. Her other publications include A Citizen’s Guide to Democracy Inaction (2004), Cracking Up (2016), and The Simple Vegan Recipe Book (2017). She was dubbed one of the world’s 100 most influential people by Time magazine in 2017.
Samantha Bee Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Samantha Jamie Bee
- Birthday: October 25, 1969
- How Old : Age: 48 years old
- Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
- Occupation: Comedian, Actress, Writer, Producer, TV Host
- Years Active: 2000-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $5 Million
- Marriage(s): Jason Jones
- Death-O-Meter: Alive