Anya Taylor-Joy is an Argentine-British actress who has gained significant recognition for her roles in both films and television series.
Born on April 16, 1996, in Miami, Florida, Taylor-Joy is known for her captivating performances in projects such as “The Witch,” “Split,” “Glass,” and the Netflix miniseries “The Queen’s Gambit.”
Her talent and striking presence on screen have garnered critical acclaim, earning her various awards and nominations.
|Name||Anya Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy|
|Date of Birth||April 16, 1996|
|Birthplace||Miami, Florida, United States|
|Education||Hill House International Junior School, Northlands School|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches (173 cm)|
|Family||Parents: Dennis Alan Taylor and Jennifer Marina Joy|
|Net Worth||Estimated $6 million (as of 2023)|
Early Life and Education
Anya Taylor-Joy was born in Miami, Florida, to a Scottish-Argentinian father and an English-Spanish mother. She spent her early years in Argentina before moving to London with her family when she was six years old. Taylor-Joy attended Hill House International Junior School in London and later Northlands School in Argentina.
Anya Taylor-Joy Career
Anya Taylor-Joy’s acting career began with her first major role in the 2015 horror film “The Witch,” which earned her significant acclaim for her performance. Her subsequent roles in films such as “Morgan,” “Split,” and its sequel “Glass” further established her as a talented actress in the thriller and horror genres.
Taylor-Joy’s career reached new heights with her portrayal of chess prodigy Beth Harmon in the critically acclaimed Netflix miniseries “The Queen’s Gambit” (2020). Her performance earned her a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film and a Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie.
In addition to her film and television work, Taylor-Joy has appeared in music videos and has been featured in various magazines as a rising star in the entertainment industry.
Anya Taylor-Joy Personal Life and Family
Anya Taylor-Joy is the youngest of six siblings. Her father, Dennis Alan Taylor, is an international banker, while her mother, Jennifer Marina Joy, is a psychologist and former competitive swimmer. Despite her upbringing in a multicultural household, Taylor-Joy has mentioned in interviews that she considers herself primarily British. She is currently dating her boyfriend – Malcolm McRae.
Anya Taylor-Joy Height
Anya Taylor-Joy stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm).
Anya Taylor-Joy Net Worth
As of 2023, Anya Taylor-Joy’s estimated net worth is around $6 million. Her wealth primarily comes from her successful acting career, with roles in both film and television projects.