Maya Kazan Poster


Jump to: Mini Bio (1) | Trivia (5) | Personal Quotes (4)

Mini Bio (1)

Maya Kazan is an actress and director, known for Frances Ha (2012), The Knick (2014) and Boardwalk Empire (2010).

Trivia (5)

Maya is the granddaughter of director Elia Kazan.
Daughter of screenwriters, Nick Kazan and Robin Kazan.
She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from Wesleyan University in Connecticut in film studies.
Younger sister of actress, Zoe Kazan.
New York City: Actress [July 2012]

Personal Quotes (4)

[on going to the East Coast] I wanted to get away from the family business. Part of my teenage rebellion, I guess.
[on her grandfather, Elia Kazan] I loved him. He was my grandfather. They're looking for insight but I didn't know him when he was working. He had retired.
[on the Kazan name] I think it's a gift to be part of a family that is so supportive of creativity to have so many generations of people that really creative.
[on the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey] Everybody is really here for the work. There are no egos. I'd love to come back.

See also

Other Works | Publicity Listings | Official Sites | Contact Info

Contribute to This Page