wylda Rae Johnson

Who is Samantha Taylor Johnson?

Sam Taylor Johnson is a well-known name in the British movie industry. Samantha is a director and also a member of Young British Artists. 

 Early Life and Family Members:

Samantha was born in Croydon, London. Her mother, Geraldine used to work as a yoga teacher and an astrologist. She also has a younger sister named Ashley and a maternal half-brother named Kristian.

In her initial years of life, she grew up in south London until her parents took a divorce and got separated. Her family then moved to East Sussex. 

Samantha Taylor Johnson and Wylda Rae Johnson:

Sam has a very beautiful daughter with her husband Aaron, whose name is Wylda Rae Johnson. Aaron is also a well-known actor who is famous for his performance in The Nowhere Boy. His character of John Lennon garnered him a lot of attention. 

Wylda was born on July 7, 2010, and she is the first child of her parents. She also has a younger sister whose name is Romy Hero Johnson. Besides Romy, Wylda has two half-siblings from her mother’s first marriage with art dealer and gallerist Jay Jopling. 

Education and Professional Career:

 Samantha got admission in Beacon Community College and then for further studies went to attend Goldsmiths, University of London. She has always had a very bright career. Her most notable works as a director include Fifty Shades of Grey, A Million Little Pieces, Back to Black and Nowhere Boy. 

Although her professional career has always been booming, she has had several health issues back to back. She has suffered from Cancer twice. In her early 30s, she was diagnosed with colon cancer and later in the year 2000, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. However, she came out strong fighting both cancers. For quite a long period of time, yoga and meditation have been a part of her schedule. She also mentioned once that it was meditation which helped her come out of such a serious disease. 

Awards and recognition:

She has won the Illy Café Prize for Most Promising Young Artist. She got nominated for a Bafta Award in the year 2010. For her exemplary services to the arts industry, she was appointed as the Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2011 Birthday Honors.


Sam is currently married to Aaron Johnson who is a well-known actor. Some of his famous works include Shanghai Knights, Feather Boy, The Illusionist, Family Guy, Talk to Me and some more. 

Social Media and Net Worth:

Sam has a very active social media account on Instagram. She has 200k followers on Instagram and she keeps posting about her life, movies and arts. She has done around 1472 posts and her most recent post is of her husband’s movie poster ‘Kraven’.

Sam’s net worth is estimated to be around 20 million dollars. Her daughter is very young and is not into acting or a part of the entertainment industry. Although coming from a good family background Wylda is enjoying a lavish upbringing. 

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