Amy Willerton is an English beauty pageant winner, best known as the Miss Universe Great Britain in 2013. She came into limelight after she won Miss Bristol 2010 at the age of 17. Moreover, she has also appeared in various reality competitions like I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here (2013) and The Jump (2017).
At the age of 18, Amy was sexually assaulted while she was in South Korea. She was forced to escape through a window when a fake beauty pageant boss tried to pull her top down. The terrible incident didn't only stop there; she was allegedly trapped by sex traffickers as well.
Engagement Rumors? Dating Life
The Jump star Amy was rumored to be engaged with her glass entrepreneur boyfriend, Daniel Day in March 2016. Rumors about her engagement surfaced when she was spotted with a supposed diamond engagement ring on her finger. She posed with her boyfriend indicating to her precious new ring on the picture.
Amy showing off her ring along with her boyfriend Daniel (Photo: Dailymail)
However, she shocked her fans after she responded to the on-going rumors about her engagement. On 30 March 2016, she tweeted that she is not engaged and revealed that the ring was her £5 Newquay post GCSE's ring.
Amy Willerton met her businessman boyfriend, Daniel Day in 2015 and is sharing the love since. As per the Sun of 28 May 2017, she said that her boyfriend, 24, keeps her happy and brings the best out of her.
Getting Married Soon!
After long rumors of their engagement, Amy and his beau, Daniel finally got engaged.
Three years after their rumors, the love-duo officiated their engagement in April 2019. Daniel bent down on his both knees, pulled out a box from his pocket containing the ring and proposed her during their romantic ski holiday to the Alps. She was more than happy to say yes to him, but she made him propose to her twice because she was not sure if getting on both knees was valid or not.
And for the second time, she wanted him to do it traditionally, and he did propose to her on one knee.
Later, Amy confirmed the happy news with Hello Magazine. While speaking with the interviewer, she said;
“The second time around I made him do it on one knee because I didn’t know if proposing on both knees counted.”
She was previously in an affair with TOWIE star Joe Essex in 2013. They met during an Australian version of the show; I’m A Celebrity…. Get Me Out Of Here. She expressed her regret of dating him in an interview in October of 2014 where she mentioned that she wanted to date a regular boyfriend. Moreover, she was also linked with businessman Rob Gough, and she even had a dinner date with him in Aruba in early 2014.
Insights Into Her Family Life; Mentally Challenged Brother And Internet Star Sister
Amy was raised by her parents Bruce and Sarah along with her siblings. Her family is the direct descendant of Cardinal Thomas Wolsey, who is said to have initiated the divorce between Henry VIII and his first wife, Catherine of Aragon in the history.
She has a brother named Ross Willerton and a sister named Erin Willerton. Her brother is mentally challenged due to a disease called chromosomal disorder. As per Telemundo of 3 October 2013, she said that her special brother inspires her to achieve more in her not letting the opportunities slip from her hands. She also wanted to earn enough so that she could take care of him even after her parents are gone.
Amy stands against the bullying of her brother. Her younger sister Erin Willerton is also an Instagram superstar with more than 252k followers on her Instagram account.
How Does Amy Summon Her Net Worth?
Amy has been deriving her net worth from her acting and television presenter career. She has accumulated huge prize money by winning various beauty contests from her early childhood days.
She has won Miss Bristol in 2010, Miss Bath 2011, Miss Asia Pacific World 2011 and Miss Universe 2013. The former beauty pageant winner has appeared in various television shows like This Morning, Big Brother’s Bit on the side, The Chase, and Mastermind. She also flew to Australia to compete on; I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here and landed in a fifth place. As per mirror.co.uk, she earned a salary of around £25,000 in the show.
The former Miss Bristo, age 26, was born on 18th of August, 1992 in Bristol, England. She holds an English nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. She has a stunning height of 1.75 m (5' 9") with a body measurement of 32-24-34.
She has also attended schooling from Cotham School. She was stuffing Media at the University in Cardiff before pursuing a modeling career.