A career to be written by Anya Taylor-Joy, the young actress who has received excellent acclaim for her performance in the Netflix series
Young and talented, with a look and an appearance that pierce the lens and a part that can now be defined as a cult. Anya Taylor-Joy, 24, is The Queen of Chess, a series on Netflix acclaimed by the public. And the term queen really suits her because she is the face of the moment: the part of Beth Harmon is giving her enthusiastic reviews and the love of the public and we will certainly hear more about it.
Anya Taylor-Joy was born in Miami on April 16, 1996: 24 years old and an already very promising career. An Anglo – Spanish mother and Scottish – Argentine father, Anya is the youngest of six siblings. She lived up to six years in Buenos Aires, then moved to London where she devoted herself to the study of dance.
His great love is cinema where he makes his debut in 2015 in the horror film The Witch directed by Robert Eggers. In the same year he took part in Morgan directed by the son of Ridley Scott, Luke. She plays the best friend of young Barack Obama in Vikram Gandhi's Barry, a 2016 film. Then she is Magik in The New Mutants, from the X-Man franchise. Other roles include participation in the film Split by M. Night Shyamalan (2016) and in 2019 Glass, the third and final chapter of the Eastrail 177 series. In 2020 she plays Emma, in the homonymous film by Autumn de Wilde, one of the the most famous characters created by Jane Austen pen.
2020 is also the year of The Chess Queen where she plays Beth Harmon. The series is set between the mid-fifties and sixties and follows the story of this orphan girl and chess prodigy. The miniseries is released in streaming on Natflix from 23 October 2020 and is based on a novel by Walter Tevis from 1983. A part that has increased its popularity and that has made it loved by audiences and critics. In addition to its interpretation, the production is also very popular for its vintage atmospheres.
A rising career, that of Anya Taylor-Joy, which will see her struggling with different productions. Among the first in chronological order Mad Max: Furiosa, prequel to Mad Max: Fury Road, directed by George Miller in which she will be the protagonist, a role previously brought to the big screen by Charlize Theron.