Anya Taylor-Joy


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Anya Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy (born 16 April 1996) is a Florida-born Argentine-British actress. She is best known for her roles as Thomasin in the period horror film The Witch (2015), as Casey Cooke in the horror-thriller Split (2016), and as Lily in the black comedy thriller Thoroughbreds (2017). Her well known roles in horror films have given ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 10 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »

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The Queen's Gambit Beth Harmon
(2020)
The Witch Thomasin
(2015)
The New Mutants Illyana Rasputin
(2020)
Morgan Morgan
(2016)

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 2023 Furiosa (pre-production)
Furiosa
 2020 The Queen's Gambit (TV Mini-Series)
Beth Harmon
- End Game (2020) ... Beth Harmon
- Adjournment (2020) ... Beth Harmon
- Fork (2020) ... Beth Harmon
- Middle Game (2020) ... Beth Harmon
- Doubled Pawns (2020) ... Beth Harmon
 2020 The New Mutants
Illyana Rasputin
 2020 Emma.
Emma Woodhouse
 2019 Peaky Blinders (TV Series)
Gina Gray
- Mr. Jones (2019) ... Gina Gray
- The Shock (2019) ... Gina Gray
- The Loop (2019) ... Gina Gray
- Strategy (2019) ... Gina Gray
- Black Cats (2019) ... Gina Gray
 2019 Radioactive
Irène Aged 18
 2019 The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (TV Series)
Brea
- A Single Piece Was Lost (2019) ... Brea (voice)
- The Crystal Calls (2019) ... Brea (voice)
- Prophets Don't Know Everything (2019) ... Brea (voice)
- Time to Make... My Move (2019) ... Brea (voice)
- By Gelfling Hand... (2019) ... Brea (voice)
 2019 Playmobil: The Movie
Marla Brenner
 2019 Hozier: Dinner & Diatribes (Video short)
Wife
 2019 Glass
Casey Cooke
 2018 Crossmaglen (Short)
Ana
 2017 The Miniaturist (TV Mini-Series)
Petronella Brandt
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Petronella Brandt
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Petronella Brandt
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Petronella Brandt
 2017 Marrowbone
Allie
 2017 Thoroughbreds
Lily
 2016/IX Split
Casey Cooke
 2016/II Barry
Charlotte
 2016 Morgan
Morgan
 2015 Atlantis (TV Series)
Cassandra
- The Queen Must Die (2015) ... Cassandra
- The Queen Must Die: Part Two (2015) ... Cassandra
- Kin (2015) ... Cassandra
- The Dying of the Light (2015) ... Cassandra
- The Gorgon's Gaze (2015) ... Cassandra
 2015 Viking Quest (TV Movie)
Mani
 2015 The Witch
Thomasin
 2014 Endeavour (TV Series)
Philippa Collins-Davidson
- Nocturne (2014) ... Philippa Collins-Davidson
 2014 Vampire Academy
Feeder Girl (uncredited)
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on why her parents decided to move from Argentina] My Dad's Scottish-Argentine and my Mum's African-Spanish - and the political situation in Argentina was getting so dire that they wanted their children to grow up in an environment without fear. We all really resented them for it and now we look back, we're like thank you so much because they gave us such an opportunity in life. See more »

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The first film she watched in cinema after moving to England was Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002). Although she didn't speak English at the time, she said that it didn't matter. During the Basilisk scenes, her mother held her hand in front of Anya's eyes. But she was able to peek through her mother's fingers, and as she looked at the screen, she described it as the moment that made ... See more »

Trademark:

Large, wide-set eyes

Star Sign:

Aries

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