Samantha Baines is an award-winning comedian and actress trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama and starred in Magic Mike Live, directed by Channing Tatum, in London's West End until March 2020. Samantha's acting credits include The Crown, Silent Witness, Call the Midwife and several BBC and CBBC comedies. Samantha is also a broadcaster and works regularly with BBC Radio stations including BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio London as well as hosted the No.1 relationship podcast The Divorce Club.

Samantha's writing credits include a children's book (Harriet versus the Galaxy) and tv script commissions as well as The Guardian, Huffington Post, Time Out. She has written online content for brands like Stylist  Magazine as well as collaborating with Channing Tatum on the Magic Mike Live London script and originating the role in London. 

Samantha is also an Ambassador for the British Tinnitus Association.