Anya Taylor-Joy is a British-Argentine actress. She gained popularity and media coverage after she appeared in the horror movie The Witch, Split, and Glass. She is not only famous for her silver screen presence but also in television shows including Peaky Blinders and Atlantis. She won various awards for her role in The Witch including Empire Award, Gotham Awards, and Seattle Film Critics Awards.
Holds Three Citizenship
Anya Taylor Joy was born as Anya Josephine Taylor Joy on 16th April 1996, in Miami, Florida, United States. She belongs to mixed ethnicity and holds not one but three citizenship of the United Kingdom, Argentina, and the United States.
She is one of the six children of a former international banker father and photographer-interior designer mother. She was born in Miami but was raised in London along with her five siblings.
She went to preparatory school in Kensington and later moved to Argentina and studied at Northland School. She graduated from Queen's Gate School in London where she also trained in ballet dancing.
Career As An Actress
Anya Taylor Joy started her career as an actress from the television series Endeavour in 2014. The following year she made her debut from the movie The Witch or VVitch in 2015. For her role, she won Gotham Awards, Empire Awards, and Seattle Film Critics Awards for Best Performance.
In 2015, she got her major role in the television series Atlantis 2015. The actress also appeared in M. Night Shyamalan's thriller movie Spilt in 2016 and its sequel Glass in 2019. She also got a major role in the television series Peaky Blinders in 2019 alongside Cillian Murphy, Paul Anderson, and Helen McCrory.
She will be appearing in Marvel's comics movie adaptation The New Mutants in 2020 after troubling with reshoot. Her future projects include Last Night in Soho, The Northman, and the series The Queen's Gambit.
What Is Her Net Worth?
Anya Taylor Joy earned a decent amount of wealth from her career. She has an estimated net worth of $3 million, as of 2022. Her fiance Eoin Macken also has the same net worth as the actress herself.
The actress has collected her income from being an actress and working in various movies and television series. She also appeared in many box-office successful movies which are listed below.
|Movie Title||Released Year||Star-Cast||Budget||Box-Office|
|The Witch||2015||Ralph Ineson and Kate Dickie||$4 million||$40.4 million|
|Split||2016||James McAvoy and Betty Buckley||$9 million||$278.5 million|
|Glass||2019||Bruce Willis and Samuel L. Jackson||$20 million||$247 million|
|Emma.||2020||Johnny Flynn and Josh O'Connor||-||$25.2 million|
Engaged To Actor And Filmmaker Eoin Macken
Anya Taylor Joy is close to exchanging marriage vows with her future husband Eoin Macken. After dating for some time the couple announced their engagement in 2016.
The celebrity pair is quite coy when it comes to their relationship which is why not much is known about their wedding and future plans.