Who is Sami Gayle?
American actress Sami Gayle was born in Weston, Florida USA, on 22 January 1996, making Aquarius her zodiac sign. She’s so far appeared in only 10 movies and TV series, and has since 2010 been starring as Nicky Reagan Boyle in the crime mystery series “Blue Bloods”, which also stars Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes and Donnie Wahlberg, and was created by Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess. It follows the members of a family from New York City, nearly all of whom are police officers, and the series has won four of its 21 award nominations.
Education and early life
Sami and her brother Chad were raised in Weston by their father Larry Klitzman who’s a lawyer, and mother Robin who’s today Sami’s agent, and previously owned her own business.
Sami was 13 when she made her debut TV series appearance, playing Hayden Lawson in three episodes (2009-2010) of the soap opera “As the World Turns”, which aired over 10,000 episodes from 1956 through 2010. It follows the lives of members of two wealthy families, and the romantic drama won 90 of the 546 awards for which it was nominated.
Sami was homeschooled because of her acting career, and followed the program Advanced Placement; she excelled in Public Forum Debate and nearly got to compete at the Tournament of Champions.
She completed her GED tests successfully in 2014, and then enrolled at Columbia University, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2018.
Roles in TV series
Besides in “As the World Turns” and “Blue Bloods”, Sami’s appeared in only one TV series: she played Natalie in the 2011 episode “A History of Violins” of the comedy “Royal Pains”, which starred Paulo Constanzo and Mark Feuerstein, and was created by John P. Rogers and Andrew Lenchewski. It follows a diagnostic surgeon who’s begun working for the wealthy together with his brother; the series aired from 2009 through 2016 and won two of its four award nominations.
Roles in movies
Sami’s debut film role was playing Erica in the critically acclaimed 2011 drama “Detachment”, which starred Christina Hendricks and Adrien Brody, and was directed by Tony Kaye. It follows the life of a substitute teacher, and the movie won eight of its 12 award nominations.
The following year saw Sami play Alison Loeb in the crime action thriller “Stolen”, directed by Simon West, and which starred Nicolas Cage, Malin Akerman and Josh Lucas. It follows a former thief as he’s searching for his kidnapped daughter. Also in 2013, Sami appeared in both the science fiction “The Congress”, and the romantic drama “Hateship Loveship”.
In 2014, she portrayed Mia in the action comedy “Vampire Academy”, which starred Lucy Fry and Zoey Deutch, and was directed by Mark Waters. It follows Dhampir Rose Hathaway, a half-human half-vampire who’s protecting mortal vampires, the Moroi from the bloodthirsty immortal vampires Strigoi; the film was nominated for two awards.
Also in 2014, Sami played Refugee Daughter in the popular action adventure “Noah”, which starred Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Hopkins and Russell Crowe, and was written and directed by Darren Aronofsky. It follows Noah who’s been chosen by God to rescue a group of people and animals before an apocalyptic flood takes place, and the movie won one of its 20 award nominations.
Sami’s only other film role has been starring as Lona in the 2018 comedy “Candy Jar”, which also starred Jacob Latimore and Tom Bergeron, and was directed by Ben Shelton; it follows a group of high school debate champions who are dreaming of enrolling at prestigious colleges.
— Sami Gayle (@SamiGayle) April 26, 2018
Sami sang the song “I Don’t Need Anything But You” in the 2012 episode “The Life We Choose” of the series “Blue Bloods”.
She co-produced the 2018 movie “Candy Jar”.
Some of Sami’s most recent talk-show appearances have been in “Fashion News Live”, “The Talk” and “Celebrity Page”.
Awards and nominations
Sami was nominated for two Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a TV Series in 2012, for “Blue Bloods” and “Royal Pains”.
Love life and relationships
Sami’s today amongst the secretive of actresses, as she’s yet to mention any men, or perhaps women whom she’s dated.
Most of her fans believe that she’s lesbian, stating that her looks and behavior all point to this, as well as the fact that she hasn’t been seen in public with any men who could perhaps be her boyfriends; Sami’s yet to address these rumors.
There are also those who believe that she’s perhaps in a relationship with a non-celebrity American man, and that Sami simply enjoys keeping the details of her love life to herself; others believe that the popular actress is currently focused on her career and isn’t pursuing love, but she hasn’t addressed any of these claims.
Sami seems to be unattached as of May 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Sami’s acting mentor was popular American actor, screenwriter and producer Thomas William ‘Tom’ Selleck, who’s appeared in 87 movies and TV series, and has won 20 of his 43 award nominations.
She’s of Lithuanian-Jewish, Polish-Jewish and Russian-Jewish descent.
More than 60,000 people are following Sami on Instagram today, and she’s posted close to 500 pictures and videos onto the network.
She’s passionate about dancing, and took lessons during her teenage years.
Sami loves to eat sweets.
She’s physically highly active, and works out at the gym on a daily basis.
Sami’s involved in charity and has attended a number of fundraisers, while she’s mostly into helping cancer survivors and underprivileged children.
One of her favorite actresses is Margot Robbie, while some of Sami’s favorite movies include “The Big Short”, “Mary Queen of Scots” and “About Time”.
Height, eyes and wealth
Sami’s age is 27. Her eyes and hair are brown, she’s 5ft 4ins (1.63m) tall and weighs around 120lbs (54kgs).
Sami’s net worth’s been estimated at over $1 million, as of May 2023.