Samantha Grecchi is a Canadian dancer. Samantha Grecchi landed the role of Stephanie on the Family Channel hit series The Next Step.
Table of Biography
Samantha Grecchi is 26 years old. She was born on August 18, 1994, in Schomberg, Ontario, Canada. Her mother’s name is Mary Defrancesco. Similarly, she has three siblings; two sisters named Taylor and Hailey, and a younger brother named Nicholas. She is the eldest siblings among four kids.
While she was six years old, as her mother needed a break from the “rambunctious” kid on Saturdays, She enrolled Samantha into a dance class at the Performing Dance Arts studio in Vaughan, Ontario. Though Samantha hated it, her mother told her to finish the year. By the end of the year, she fell in love with dancing and willingly contracted up for another year.
Then, she moved to Art and Soul Dance Company in Kleinburg, Ontario at the age of ten. Similarly, she is equally fond of Jazz and Acro dance. During elementary school, she had a hard time nad faced bullying in high school. This is why she looked forward to the dance class and it ultimately became her escape route from harsh realities.
Likewise, she loved learning Italian to be able to communicate better with her grandparents but cannot speak any other language than English right now. She has two dogs: one little Maltese-Pomeranian mix named Ben and another big Rottweiler named Bear. Further, she has a really bad shopping addiction. Talking about her nationality, Samantha holds Canadian nationality and holds mixed ethnicity of Mexican, Italian, and Irish.
Professionally, Samantha Grecchi is a Canadian dancer, actress, singer, and entrepreneur famous for playing the role of Stephanie on the television series ‘The Next Step.’ The following show premiered on the Family Channel in 2013. In 2016, she appeared as Stephanie on another series, titled ‘Lost & Found Music Studios’. Similarly, she is also a business owner and is the director of the dance studio Epic Dance Company. The dance studio provides goal-oriented professional training in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Acro, Hip-Hop, Lyrical, and Contemporary.
Moreover, she runs the studio alongside her friends, choreographers Alessandra Masi, Anna-maria Guida, recreational teacher Olivia Trivisonno, and Hip-Hop teacher Tearrah Beals. Besides her own dance studio, she even taught at various other studios. She ended on the 37th place for the Maxim Cover Girl position in 2018.
Looking back to her dancing career, she went through extensive training in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Acro, Hip-Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary and Modern dance under professional choreographers at the age of six. She determined to make it big in the field, she started participating in many dance competitions across Canada and the US since a very young age.
More about her career
Likewise, she also supported her country Canada win the Bronze medal in the World Championships of Dance in Germany. While studying in school, she was just turning 16, she auditioned for the role of Stephanie for Family Channel’s upcoming TV show ‘The Next Step’ after the team came to Art and Soul Dance Company. During that time, she was dancing. She even got selected for the pilot episode, but after the series was selected up by the channel, she had to audition all over again for almost about a year before being officially chosen to play Stephanie.
However, her competitive dance career had come to an end while turning 16. So she landed her luck in acting and became famous for portraying the role after the series went on air in 2013. She even took a few side jobs, including one at Aldo, a shoe company, and also taught dance at two studios while shooting for the series. Later, she opened her own dance studio, Epic Dance Company, in late 2016.
Apart from that, she has made her own identity into the social media world with decent fan followers. She has her social media accounts on different platforms like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc. Her oldest posts on Instagram dates back to October 31, 2014. In the following posts, she features herself on her childhood picture captured along with her doggy and captioned the given photo: “Throwing it back to the day I got my very first puppy ? #nicehair.”
Back then, she has been sharing her daily adventures on Instagram and so far she has 145 posts and has garnered more than 113k followers on her @samgrecchi handles. She also has a self-titled YouTube channel where she has a few videos and had stopped posting currently.
This multitalented personality Samantha Grecchi has obviously bagged a decent sum of money through her professional life. She is a dancer, as well as an actress, who has her own dance studio. She also makes money through her dance studio. But sadly the information regarding Samantha Grecchi’s net worth and annual incomes are mot available at the moment. However, some online resources have estimated her net worth to be around $100k-$1 million.
Samantha Grecchi is in a longtime relationship with a guy named Nick Gray. She frequently shares pictures together on her Instagram. Her boyfriend even has a dog named Kingston.
The couple has decided to take their relationship one step forward to marriage and shared their marriage date as well. They will be getting married on July 24, 2021. She shared her big marriage announcement on July 24, 2020. captioning “Although we should have been 3 months away today, we have another year to go…. so cheers to July 24, 2021, I can’t wait to marry you?.”
Body measurements and Social media
Samantha Grecchi stands the height of 5 feet 5 inches with a bodyweight 56kg. Similarly, she has brown hair color and her eye color is hazel. She has a well-shaped body with body measurements of 32-24-34 inches. And, she wears a bra of size 32C.
She is active on different social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Likewise, she has more than 16k followers on Facebook, She has more than 15k followers on Twitter and has around 113k followers on Instagram. Similarly, she also has a Youtube channel and has more than 19.6k subscribers.