Whether you remember her as a little girl from the witch with her lead role as Thomasin or you just came to know her in one of her recent numerous movie appearances, every movie enthusiast must have come across Anya Taylor-Joy at least once.
She is already a very prominent actress in Britain at a young age. Being an upcoming actress, a lot of people are interested in learning nearly everything about her. If that has been your concern, we are ready to share with you a lot of info about Anya; right from her parents, boyfriend, wealth, body physique, and much more.
Anya Taylor-Joy Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents, Siblings
From her English, many of her fans take it that she is a British American. Well, Anya Taylor Joy is an American actress born in Miami, Florida on April 16, 1996 but raised in Argentina. For that reason, she is an Argentinian American.
Her father Dennis Alan Taylor is of a Scottish-Argentine heritage. The mother, Jennifer Marina Joy, on the other hand, was born and raised in Zambia though she is of English and Spanish descent.
Anya Taylor Joy’s family moved to Argentina shortly after her birth. They only stayed there till she was six before they relocated to London. This is where she picked up the English language, but with a lot of struggles since she never liked it. Her uncle would help her learn the language using the Harry Potter Book.
She also acknowledged the support of her parents during her battle to learn the English language. She later told her parents about her interest in acting and they never opposed the idea. Her parents did not only give her a go-ahead but really supported her in whatever way they could.
Anya Taylor-Joy Boyfriend And Dating History
Unlike other actors, she doesn’t keep a lot of secrets in her love affairs. Anya Joy is not married but is proudly engaged with a fellow actor, Eion Macken, born in 1983. Her boyfriend is popular for his role as Gavin Cluxton in Fair City.
As others would say age is just a number, the 13 years age difference is not a bother to the couples. They look very happy in their relationship and are likely to tie the knot any time soon.
Anya Taylor-Joy Body Measurements
As of now, Anya Taylor has a slim body shape measuring 33 inches chest size, 26 inches waist size, and 34 inches hip size. Standing 5 ft 6½ inches (169 cm), she weighs 55 kg. She is beautifully looking with blonde hair and hazel eyes color.
Anya Taylor-Joy Net Worth And Career Details
At just 24, the upcoming star already has an impressive CV in her field of expertise. She started as a model and fashion designer before making an attempt on the film industry. The founder of Storm Model Management Sarah Duka scouted her in London Street and helped her to become a model.
While still working with Sarah at the Storm, she met an acting agency where she signed up and it all kicked off from there.
It didn’t take her too long to land her first role in show business. Her first appearance was in Robert Eggers’ period horror film The Witch (2015), where she played a leading role as Thomasin. The movie went viral, earning her a lot of positive reviews. After her acting potential was exposed to the world, it only took her a few months to land a couple of roles in the following year.
She starred as the title character in the thriller Morgan (2016). She later starred in Bary ( a movie that focuses on young Barack Obama in the early 1980s) – she played a role as one of Obama’s close friends. In the same 2016, she played a leading role as Casey Cooke in M. Night Shyamalan’s horror-thriller film Split and ended up winning a BAFTA Rising Star Award.
2017 was also a good year as she managed to feature in Marrowbone and Thoroughbred. Other movies that she managed to make an appearance in include Radioactive (2019), The New Mutant (2020), and Emma (2020).
Besides, she has featured in several TV series as well, including Age of Resistance (2019), Peaky Blinders (2019), and Antkantis among others.
Given the long list of appearances, most of which she is the starring, it is not a surprise she carries home a substantial amount at the end of every year. Her net worth is estimated to be $3 million as of January 2021.