What is Anya Taylor-Joy’s net worth and salary?
Anya Taylor-Joy is an American/English/Argentinian actress who has a net worth of $7 million. Anya Taylor-Joy first gained widespread recognition for her lead role in the 2015 folk-horror film The Witch. After this, he starred in films like ‘Split’, ‘Glass’, ‘Thoroughbreds’ and ‘Emma’. On television, Taylor-Joy starred in the British series The Miniaturist and Peaky Blinders, and won critical acclaim and numerous awards for her lead performance in the 2020 Netflix miniseries The Queen’s Gambit.
Anya Taylor-Joy was born on April 16, 1996 in Miami, Florida to psychologist Jennifer and former banker Dennis. She is of English and Spanish descent on her mother’s side and of English, Scottish and Argentinian descent on her father’s side. Taylor-Joy’s birthplace in Miami is where her parents happened to be vacationing at the time of her birth; because of this, she holds American citizenship in addition to her British and Argentine citizenships. She is the youngest of six children, four of whom are from her father’s previous marriage. During her early childhood, Taylor-Joy grew up in Buenos Aires, Argentina and attended Northlands School. He eventually moved with his family to London, England, where he attended Hill House International Junior School and Queen’s Gate School.
In 2015, Taylor-Joy had her breakthrough role in her first feature film: Robert Eggers’ supernatural folk-horror The Witch. In the film, she plays the lead role of Thomasin, the teenage daughter of a Puritan family terrorized by malevolent forces in 1630s New England. A critical and commercial success, “The Witch” drew strong praise for Taylor-Joy’s performance. Following this, Taylor-Joy starred in three films in 2016. These were the science fiction thriller ‘Morgan’, in which she played the titular character; the biographical drama “Barry,” in which he played a composite character based on various college sweethearts of Barack Obama; and the psychological thriller “Split,” in which she played a girl kidnapped by a man with dissociative identity disorder. Taylor-Joy later starred in the acclaimed dark comedy thriller Thoroughbreds, portraying a high school student who devises a plan to kill her stepfather. She also appeared in the horror-mystery film Marrowbone, with George MacKay, Mia Goth, Matthew Stagg and Charlie Heaton.
In 2019, Taylor-Joy reprized her role from ‘Split’ in the film’s sequel, ‘Glass’. Also that year, she portrayed chemist Irene Curie in the biographical drama Radioactive and lent her voice to the animated adventure Playmobil: The Movie. In 2020, Taylor-Joy won rave reviews for her performance as Emma Woodhouse in Autumn de Wilde and Eleanor Catton’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s Emma. In recognition of her work, she received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical. Later in 2020, Taylor-Joy starred in the drama Here Are the Young Men and the superhero film The New Mutants. The following year, she starred opposite Thomasin McKenzie in Edgar Wright’s psychological horror Last Night in Soho.
On the small screen, Taylor-Joy first appeared in an episode of the British detective series Endeavor in 2014. She followed that up with a role in the television movie Viking Quest and a multi-episode character arc . about the British fantasy. “Atlantis” adventure series. Taylor-Joy’s next television role was as real-life Dutchwoman Petronella Oortman in the 2017 BBC miniseries The Miniaturist, based on Jessie Burton’s novel of the same name. From 2019 to 2022, Taylor-Joy played the role of Gina Gray in seasons five and six of the British series Peaky Blinders. In 2019, she also voiced the character Brea in the Netflix fantasy series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.
Taylor-Joy received some of the best reviews of her career so far in 2020 when she played fictional chess prodigy Beth Harmon in the Netflix miniseries “The Queen’s Gambit.” Based on Walter Tevis’ novel of the same name, the series was a massive hit for the streaming giant. For her performance, Taylor-Joy won a slew of awards, including the Golden Globe, SAG, and Critics’ Choice Awards.
Due to her media fame and unique pixieish look, Taylor-Joy has been the ambassador for a number of major signature series. She promoted Tiffany & Co. and Viktor & Rolf and served as a global ambassador for Dior’s fashion and makeup lines. At award ceremonies, Taylor-Joy is known to frequently wear red Dior lipstick, which has become part of her signature look.
In May 2022, Anya paid $2.3 million for a house in the Hollywood Hills.