Maya Hawke Bio, Career, Early life, Personal life, Net worth, Facts

June 2, 2019Maya Hawke Bio, Career, Early life, Personal life, Net worth, Facts

Who is Maya Hawke?

Maya Hawke is not only popular because she is the daughter of U.S. actor and actress Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman, but also because she is a fast-rising actress creating a niche in the film industry for herself. Her screen debut was in 2017, playing Jo March in Little Women's BBC adaptation. In the third season of Netflix's Stranger Things, she is also set to play Robin. Aside from acting, Maya is in modeling, modeled on All Saints, Calvin Klein, and Vogue likes.

In the Early Life of Maya Hawke

Maya Hawke with her dad

Fig: Maya Hawke with her dad

Her birth name is Maya Thurman Hawke and she was born to parents who are both actors in New York City, NY on July 8, 1998. Growing up, Hawke had a reading disorder (dyslexia) that resulted in her changing schools, but finally, her parents found a place for her in Saint Ann's School, a private school located in Brooklyn, NY. The school emphasized artistic creativity and did not grade students in the conventional school patter. For her, the school became a home bringing out her creative and artistic side. The new learning environment in which Maya found herself launched her into the world of acting. She later spent a year at the Juilliard performing arts school before dropping out to play Jo March in Little Women's BBC adaptation.

In the Career of Maya Hawke

 Maya Hawke in Stranger Things

Fig: Maya Hawke in Stranger Things

Maya's first credited acting role would have been the planned live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid in Universal Pictures, but producers preferred to go with Chloë Grace Moretz as opposed to the Hawke choice of Sofia Coppola. This and many other issues caused Coppola to leave the project and Moretz finally dropped out as well. In 2017, together with Annes Elwy, Kathryn Newton and Willa Fitzgerald, she landed her first screen role as Jo March in BBC's adaptation of Little Women. In addition to Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, an upcoming mystery crime film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, she is set to play Robin in the third season of Netflix's Stranger Things. The film that is said to be a tribute to the golden age of Hollywood will also be the star of Lena Dunham, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Brad Pitt's likes. Maya Hawke is not only in her acting career but also in modeling and, like her mother and grandmother,
she has modeled "vogue." She also modeled for another organization where she became a British fashion retailer's face and then moved on to be featured on a video campaign for the underwear collections of Calvin Klein.

How much is the net worth of Maya Hawke?

She modeled for Vogue when she began her career and became the face of the British fashion retailer, AllSaints's 2016/2017 collection. Maya also starred in a video campaign for Calvin Klein's underwear range, directed by Sofia Coppola.

Later, she was chosen by Sofia Coppola to play the title role of The Little Mermaid in Universal Pictures planned live-action adaption. However, the producers preferred American actress Chloe Grace Moretz which led Sofia to leave the project. Chloe also dropped the role, leaving the project in limbo. Her net worth is not currently known, but her father's estimated at $ 55 million and her mother's at $ 45 million.

In the Personal Life of Maya Hawke

 Maya Hawke with her boyfriend Gus Wenner

Fig: Maya Hawke with her boyfriend Gus Wenner

She did not reveal much about her mystery boyfriends when it came to Maya's dating affairs. However, by posting an intimate picture with Gus Wenner on Instagram on February 19, 2019, she surprised her fans, spurring rumors about her possible boyfriend. She said nothing in the caption, but Gus also posted a picture with her. He wrote' Don and Betty' in the caption. Maya Ray takes an intimate picture with her possible boyfriend, Gus Wenner on February 19, 2019 (Photo: Gus Wenner's Instagram) While none gave each other the tag of boyfriend and girlfriend, it was very obvious. But before that, Maya posted a picture with a guy with the captions on August 28, 2018,' Always is forever.' She didn't elaborate more on the matter. Nothing seems certain about her relationship with Gus Wenner. There were fans, however, who blessed the apparent couple.

Facts of Maya Hawke

Maya Hawke is super proud of her parents and was never interested in hiding from the fact that they are actors. She said in an interview with Vogue that both her parents protected her childhood's sanctity and really allowed her to be vulnerable and unseen, and she is very grateful for that. Hawke was spotted at the Giorgio Armani Prive Paris Fashion Week show with her mother Uma Thurman in January 2019. Maya was dressed in a baby blue silk pants over a matching coat with a white shirt and a black tie, while her mother was wearing all black velvet and sparkle details.


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