Anya Taylor-Joy - Biography

Last Modified: Jan 17, 2020

Anya Taylor-Joy
Profession: Actress, Model
Best Known For: The Witch, Split
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : April 16, 1996 (age 26)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Anya Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy
Birth Place: Miami, Florida, USA
Horoscope: Aries
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: 6
High School: Queen's Gate School
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Scottish, Argentinian, Spanish, English)
Nationality: American, British, Argentine


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Boyfriend Name: Eoin Macken

Body Measurements

Height: 1.69 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 55 kg (121.25 lb)
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 7.5 US
Dress Size: 4 US
Breast Size: 33 inch
Waist Size: 26 inch
Hip Size: 34 inch
Bra Size: 32
Cup Size: B

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Who is Anya Taylor-Joy?

Anya Taylor-Joy is an actress, model by profession and British, Argentine, American by nationality. She is well known for starring in films The Witch, Split, Glass, The New Mutants.

Anya Taylor-Joy – Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity

Anya Taylor-Joy’s birth took place on April 16, 1996, in Miami, Florida, USA. She was born as Anya Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy to Afro-Spaniard mother, who worked in photography and Scottish-Argentine father, an international banker. She is not the only child of her parents and has six siblings, among which she is the youngest.

young Anya Taylor-Joy (Image: Instagram)

When Taylor-Joy was an infant, the family moved to Argentina. They lived there for the next 6 years, returning to London when Anya Taylor-Joy was 6 years old. She was educated at Queen's Gate School in London. Her ethnicity is multi-ethnic (Scottish, Argentinian, Spanish, English).

Anya Taylor-Joy – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

The young actress has been in a relationship with Eoin Macken, a filmmaker since 2017. She and her boyfriend like to keep with personal life as private as possible.

Anya Taylor-Joy is yet to marry and take a husband. She is sans children and as she has never been married, divorce is out of context.

Eoin Macken, Anya Taylor-Joy - posted July 2017 (Image: Instagram)

Anya Taylor-Joy – Net Worth, Salary

The figures on her net worth and annual salary are under review.

Anya Taylor-Joy – Career

Early Days 

Anya Taylor-Joy was only 16 years old when she was spotted by Sarah Doukas of Storm Management outside  Harrods Department Store. Having signed and worked as a teen model, she eventually got into acting.

Her first role was in the 2014 film Vampire Academy as a feeder girl. But her scene was deleted. The same year she appeared in an episode of Endeavour as Philippa Collins-Davidson

Finally, in 2015 Anya Taylor-Joy gained recognition with the role of Thomasin in the supernatural horror film The Witch.

Anya Taylor-Joy, Harvey Scrimshaw in The Witch (Image: Collider)

Films, Series

Since then Taylor-Joy has starred in films Split (2016), Thoroughbreds (2017), Glass (2019), Radioactive (2019), Emma (2020), The New Mutants (2020), Last Night in Soho (2020), Here Are the Young Men, etc.

She has also has had guest appearances in TV series Atlantis (2015), Peaky Blinders (2019), The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019), The Queen's Gambit.


On The New Mutants, Anya Taylor-Joy has starred alongside Blu Hunt, Alice Braga, Colbi Gannett.

Anya Taylor-Joy – Awards, Nominations

Over the years she has been awarded Gotham Independent Film Awards (2016), Fangoria Chainsaw Awards (2017), Seattle Film Critics Awards (2017), Cannes Film Festival (2017) and has nominations for Gold Derby Awards, BAFTA Award, among others.

Anya Taylor-Joy – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, Twitter,  Taylor-Joy is active with several hundred thousand followers but is absent from Facebook.

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