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Mini Bio (1)

Maya Kazan is an actress and director, known for Frances Ha (2012), The Knick (2014) and I Bit My Lip So Hard It Bled (2009).

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.

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