English actress Sammy Winward is best known for her role in the popular British soap opera Emmerdale as Katie Addyman for which she was awarded Most Popular Newcomer. She also starred on the Orange Playlist in 2006. In 2006, she was voted #73 in the FHM's 100 Sexiest Women in the World poll.
She and actor Antony Cotton have both appeared on the celebrity talent show Soapstar Superstar.
She attended Turton High School Media Arts College in South Turton, England, and was training to become a ballerina before winning the role of Katie on Emmerdale.
She was engaged to soccer player
David Dunn, and the two had a daughter in 2005. They split up later that same year. In additionally, Sammy and actor Antony Cottonhave both appeared on the celebrity talent show Soapstar Superstar.