Hollywood actor Sam Claflin is in a happy space in his life right now. In his forthcoming series titled Daisy Jones & The Six, he plays the role of a character named Billy Dunne who has a complicated love life. The show is based on Taylor Jenkins Reid’s novel of the same name.
However, in real life, the British actor is in a relationship with a woman named Cassie Amato. Keep scrolling further to know more about the story of Cassie Amato’s life including her romance with Sam Claflin.
Here’s all you need to know about Sam Claflin’s new girlfriend Cassie Amato (including her profession and more)
For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, Cassie Amato is a model by profession. At the moment, she is based in Los Angeles. Every now and then, she shares photos of herself from professional photoshoots on her Instagram profile.
According to her social media profiles, Amato is currently signed with Zombie Model Management, The Industry Model Group, Marilyn Agency, and Forte Model Management.
During an earlier interview with It’s Now Cool, Cassie revealed that modeling has been a “dream job” for her after growing up watching the Victoria’s Secret Fashion show every year.
At that time, the model told the media outlet, “It was THE biggest event of the year for me. Looking back now, I think that young obsessive passion really lit a fire in me for what was to come.”
Amato further added, “Modeling was a larger than life kind of thing for me as a kid; I didn’t know a career in it was actually tangible until I grew up and really tried and wanted it bad enough.”
What are Cassie Amato’s educational qualifications?
When we put some light on the educational qualifications of Cassie, after finishing high school, she was initially accepted into fashion school. Soon after, she began modeling to earn money for school.
Amato told It’s Now Cool, “I [pursued modeling] only for that specific reason. After many ‘nos’ that I didn’t accept I kept pushing and eventually was given a shot and signed with my first agency. I started working fairly soon after and it turned into a full time job for me. I decided I’d ride the wave as long as I was working consistently.”
Cassie Amato loves pilates
As the daughter of a nurse, Cassie told It’s Now Cool that she’s always “been extremely passionate about health — physical and mental.” She mentioned that pilates and working out has been very beneficial for her.
While having a chat with the media outlet, she also joked around and stated that working out has become a “second religion” for her as she’s gotten older. She added, “Pilates has been my answer to everything for years now.”
Amato continued, “It’s been a best friend to my anxiety and really stressful times in my life. When I want to just veg out I always allow that, but nothing feels better than all those happy juices that are released when I workout so that’s really the inspo: the change you feel inside.”
When did Sam Claflin and Cassie Amato spark dating rumors?
The romance rumors of Sam and Cassie started swirling in the year in the summer of 2022 when the two of them dropped some flirty comments on each other’s Instagram posts. Although, it wasn’t until September 2022, that the pair made their romance official.
The couple went Instagram official on September 15, 2022. At that time, Claflin shared a sweet picture of the pair sitting on a bench. “FR❤️,” he wrote in the caption of the Instagram post.
A couple of days later, Sam and Cassie were clicked by the paps while taking a stroll in London. In one of the snaps, the two of them were seen holding hands.
Cassie Amato joined her beau Sam Claflin at the ‘Daisy Jones and the Six’ premiere
Cassie supported her boyfriend Sam at the premiere of his series Daisy Jones and the Six. However, the two of them didn’t hit the red carpet together. She posted pictures of herself getting ready for the event on social media.
She simply captioned the snaps, “What a magical night 🎥🍿🥂The intoxicating, outstanding talent that IS @daisyjonesandthesix is going to knock your f*cking socks off 🎸🎤.” Claflin dropped a cheeky comment on her post that read, “You knock my socks off.”
Sam Claflin was previously married to Laura Haddock
Before sparking a romance with Cassie Amato, Claflin was hitched to the Guardians of the Galaxy actress Laura Haddock. The now-former couple walked down the aisle in the year 2013.
The two of them called it quits in 2019 after 6 years of marriage. In August 2019, the Hunger Games actor announced the news of their split via a joint statement on the social media platform Instagram.
The statement read, “Laura and I have decided to legally separate. We will move forward with nothing but love, friendship and a deep respect for one another, whilst we continue to raise our family together.”
They went on to say, “We won’t be commenting on this further. “Thank you in advance for your support and respecting our privacy at this time. Both of us x.” The former couple shares two children together, daughter Margot and son Pip.
Recently, during an interview with Variety, Sam spilled the beans on his divorce from Laura and the initial struggle of being a single dad to his two kids. He recalled, “I’d been through quite a lot personally at the time.”
The Me Before You star told the publication, “I was in a really bad place. I think I needed to work out a few kinks in my own life, to figure out who I was as this dad on my own in a house outnumbered by two toddlers.”
Claflin also spoke about his upcoming series Daisy Jones & The Six and the beginning of his work on the show. He said, “Then this job coming out the back of that was just the most fun, joyous fresh start.”
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