Emma Mackey - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 11, 2022

Emma Mackey
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: Sex Education (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : January 4, 1996 (age 27)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Emma Margaret Mackey
Birth Place: Le Mans, France
Horoscope: Capricorn
Father's Name: Philippe Mackey
Mother's Name: Rachel Mackey
Siblings: N/A
University: University of Leeds
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (French, English)
Nationality: French, British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Boyfriend Name: Dan Whitlam

Body Measurements

Height: 1.74 meter (5 feet 9 inch)
Weight: 54 kg (119.05 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 8 US
Dress Size: 6 US
Breast Size: 34 inch
Waist Size: 24 inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
Bra Size: 34
Cup Size: C

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Who is Emma Mackey?

Emma Mackey is an actress. The French, British national is well known for starring in Netflix comedy-drama series Sex Education as Maeve Wiley.

Emma Mackey – Age, Parents, Siblings

Emma Mackey’s birth took place on 4 January 1996 in Le Mans, France. Born as Emma Margaret Mackey to French father Philippe Mackey, a school headmaster, and English mother Rachel Mackey. There are no details of her siblings if she has any. She was raised by her parents in Sablé-sur-Sarthe.

Emma Mackey (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Emma Mackey received her baccalauréat in 2013. She eventually moved to England where she studied English language and literature at the University of Leeds. She graduated from the same in 2016.

Her ethnicity includes French, and English.

Emma Mackey – Boyfriend, Relationship

Mackey has a romantic relationship with actor Dan Whitlam. The couple has been dating for a while.

Emma Mackey, Dan Whitlam (Image: Evening Standard)

Emma Mackey – Career

Early Days

Mackey began her career as an actress in 2016. Her debut role was in the TV film Badger Lane followed by a role in 2018’s Summit Fever. She has also starred in the short film Tic (2019) as Jess.

Films, Series

In recent years Emma Mackey has appeared in the films Death on the Nile (2020) as Jacqueline de Bellefort, Eiffel (2021) as Adrienne Bourgès, and The Winter Lake (2020) as Holly. Most of all she is known for starring in the British comedy-drama Sex Education. She has been portraying the main role of Maeve Wiley since 2019.

Mackey is set to play English novelist and poet Emily Brontë in a biopic.

Emma Mackey in Sex Education (Image: Hypebae)


On the set of Death on the Nile, Emma Mackey has worked alongside Adam Garcia, Rick Warden, and Tom Bateman.

Emma Mackey – Net Worth, Salary

Although the net worth and annual salary of Emma Mackey are unknown, it is estimated to increase as her career has taken off in the last few years.

Emma Mackey – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media sites Instagram and Twitter, Emma Mackey is followed by millions of followers. She is however absent from Facebook.

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