Anya Taylor-Joy Biography and Wiki
Anya Taylor Joy is an American-born British-Argentine actress who first became known for her roles on the fantasy series Atlantis (2015), and had her breakthrough with the period horror film The Witch (2015).
Anya’s full name is Anya Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy, She initially gained recognition and praise for her role as Casey Cooke in the psychological horror films Split (2016) and Glass (2019), Lily Reynolds in the black comedy Thoroughbreds (2017), and Emma Woodhouse in the comedy-drama Emma (2020).
Anya Taylor-Joy Age and Birthday
The actress was born in 1996 in Miami, Florida, a metropolis located in southeastern Florida in the United States. She is 24 years of age as of 2020. She celebrates her birthday on April 16th and her birth sign is Aries.
Anya Taylor-Joy Height
She currently stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches(1.7m)
Anya Taylor-Joy Family
Taylor-Joy is born to Dennis Alan Taylor, is a Scottish-Argentine former international banker who later changed careers to become a professional motorboat racer and the director of a private jet hire company and her mother, Jennifer-Marina de Joy, is an English-Spanish psychologist who was born and raised in Zambia. Her parents are both conservationists. His father, Dennis was awarded an MBE in the 1982 New Year Honours (for services to the British community in Buenos Aires) and an OBE in 1998 (for services to British trade with Argentina). Joy is the youngest of six children.
Anya Taylor-Joy Boyfriend
Taylor-Joy is engaged to Eoin Macken, an Irish actor, filmmaker, author, and model. Macken has modeled for Abercrombie and Fitch, Ralph Lauren, and GQ, and has appeared in films such as Resident Evil, Close, Killing Jesus, and Centurion.
Anya Taylor-Joy Education and Career
Taylor-Joy moved to New York at the age of 14 and later split her time between the United States and England. She attended the preparatory school Hill House in Chelsea and Queen’s Gate School in South Kensington, and also Northlands School in Argentina between The family moved to Buenos Aires when Taylor-Joy was an infant, and she mainly spoke Spanish while growing up.
She was scouted as a model while walking outside Harrods Department Store by Sarah Doukas of Storm Management and it was through this that she signed with an acting agent. Her first acting role was in 2014 in a comedy horror film the vampire academy although her scene was deleted from the final cut. She subsequently appeared in a 2014 episode of the detective drama series Endeavour and multiple episodes of the 2015 fantasy-adventure drama series Atlantis.
Anya became a star with her lead role as Thomasin in Robert Eggers’ period horror film The Witch. which premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and had a wide theatrical release in 2016.
Anya Taylor-Joy Net Worth
The popular actress’s net worth currently stands at 3 million, and we can only expect that amount to rise from here.