Anya Taylor is an American-born Argentine-British actress and model who wins several awards like Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award.

Early Life

Anya Taylor-Joy was born on 16th, April 1996 in Miami, Florida, USA. She lived her childhood between Argentina and England. She spoke mostly Spanish while growing up so she can’t speak English until eight years of age. And then she attended the preparatory school Hill House in Kensington, and then she joins Northlands School in Argentina and Queen’s Gate School in London.

At age fourteen, Taylor-Joy dropped out of school and moved from London to New York City



Anya Taylor-Joy starts her career at the age of 16 as a model. Her acting career stars in the 2014 horror comedy film Vampire Academy. In the same year, 2014 appeared in the detective drama series Endeavour. She got the main lead role of the Puritan girl Thomasin in 2015 in the horror movie The Witch. From the movie The Witch, she received Gotham Independent Film Award for Breakthrough Actor and  Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actress.

In 2016, she signs another horror movie  Morgan and in 2017 she played another movie Split. She played Marvel Comics superhero Magik in The New Mutants (2020). On television, she played a chess champion in The Queen’s Gambit (2020).

split movie

She featured in Vikram Gandhi’s film Barry, which concentrated on a youthful Barack Obama in 1981 New York City. Taylor-Joy played one of Obama’s dear companions.

Anya was nominated for the 2017 BAFTA Rising Star Award. She was nominated for 34 awards and she won’s 11 awards.

Anya Taylor-Joy’s Personal Life

25 years old, Anya’s full name is Anya Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy who is the daughter of her mother, Jennifer Marina Joy, who is a psychologist, born and raised in Zambia and is of Spanish and English descent. Her father, Dennis Alan Taylor, is an Argentine of Scottish heritage. She holds triple British, American, and Argentine citizenship.

It seems like Anya Taylor-Joy is engaged with actor Eoin Macken (born in 1983). You may know him as Gavin Cluxton from “Fair City”. They have an age difference of 13 years though the couple seems to be happy together.

Net Worth

Anya Taylor-Joy is one of the successful and richest models in the fashion world. She earns money from her professional career. Therefore She has a net worth of $1 million.

Social Media

A top model and actress Anya Talyor is active on social media. She has a huge fan following. She holds 234.4k followers on Twitter. Sometimes she uses Facebook too.

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