Anya Taylor-Joy is an Argentine-British-American actress. Taylor Joy made her acting debut in the fantasy television series ‘Atlantis' prior to her breakthrough performance in the horror film ‘The Witch.' She subsequently rose to prominence for her portrayal of Casey Cooke in the thrillers ‘Split‘ and ‘Glass.' In 2017, she won the Trophée Chopard at the Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for the BAFTA Rising Star Award.
How Did Anya Taylor-Joy be Succesful?
Anya Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy was born in Miami, Florida on April 16th. Her mother is a Zambian-born psychologist with a background in psychology. Her father is of Argentine and Scottish descent. Taylor-family Joy's moved to Buenos Aires when he was an infant. She resided in Buenos Aires till the age of six. She attended Hill House in Chelsea and Queen's Gate School in South Kensington, both preparatory schools.
Taylor Joy debuted as an actress in the 2014 horror-comedy film “Vampire Academy.” The lead part of Thomasin in the horror film ‘The Witch' brought her to popularity.
Luke Scott directed the 2016 science fiction horror film ‘Morgan' starring her. The film was released in the same year to mediocre reviews and performed poorly at the box office. She portrayed Charlotte Baughman in the drama picture Barry in the same year.
Taylor Joy garnered additional recognition the following year for her appearance in the horror-thriller film ‘Split.' She portrayed Casey Cooke, an abducted guy with numerous identities. Her outstanding performance was praised, and she was nominated for a BloodGuts UK Horror Award for it.
Taylor-Joy portrayed Emma Woodhouse in the film adaptation of Jane Austen's 1815 novel of the same name. She subsequently starred in the drama film “Here Are the Young Men.”
She portrayed Beth Harmon in the Netflix series The Queen's Gambit, for which she won critical acclaim. The series is currently one of the most popular series. She has also participated in music videos. In 2015, she starred in one of Skrillex's remix tracks titled “Red Lips,” and in 2019, she appeared in a Hozier music video for the song “Dinner & Diatribes.”
Net Worth of Anya
According to CelebrityNetWorth, Anya Taylor estimated Joy's net worth is $7 million in 2022. It appears that she will join Scarlett, Margot Robbie, etc. on the list of top Hollywood actresses in the near future. Anya Taylor-Joy earns more than $20,000 every month.
Anya Taylor-Joy is a renowned actress best known for her role in the Netflix series The Queen's Gambit. In 2014, she debuted in the film ‘Vampire Academy and the television series ‘Endeavour.'