Maya Hawke is an American actress and model who is best known for her appearance as Robin in the third season of the Netflix series, “Stranger Things”(2019). Hawke made her debut playing the role of Jo March in the BBC adaptation of, “Little Women” in 2017. She got more recognition as the daughter of actress Uma Thurman and actor Ethan Hawke. Besides, Hawke is quite active in social media with her Instagram account: @maya_hawke and Twitter account: @mayahawke.
What is Maya Hawke Famous for?
- Famous for her role as Robin in “Stranger Things”.
Maya Hawke’s Early Life
Maya Hawke was born on July 8, 1998, in New York City, United States. Her birth name is Maya Ray Thurman Hawke. Her nationality is American. Hawke belongs to mixed ethnicity and is of English-German-Northern Irish-Scottish descent while Cancer is her zodiac sign.
Maya Hawke was born in a well-to-do family as the eldest child of his celebrity parents born to Ethan Hawke(father) and Uma Thurman(mother). Both of her parents are renowned personalities as her father is a popular actor, writer, and director while her mother is also a popular actress and model.
Her parents married in 1998 however, they divorced in 2005 after his younger brother, Levon was born in 2002. Maya has other 2 half-sisters: Clementine Jane Hawke and Indiana Hawke from her father’s second wife, Ryan Shawhughes, and another one Luna from her mother’s ex-fiancé, financier Arpad Busson.
Reflecting on Maya’s family background, she is a great-great-grandniece of playwright Tennessee Williams from his father’s side and granddaughter of Buddhist scholar Robert A. F. Thurman and model Nena von Schlebrügge from her mother’s side. Belonging to a family with a great background, Maya always had a keen interest in modeling and acting since her childhood.
Being affected by dyslexia, Hawke had to frequently change her primary education before she was finally enrolled at Saint Ann’s School, where she got herself as a perfect actor.
Maya even took part in summer studies at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London and the renowned Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York. Later, she attended Juilliard, a performing arts school, and got drop out soon after she got accepted for a role in “Little Women” in 2017.
Maya Hawke’s Career Highlights
- Maya Hawke began her professional career as a model first modeling for “Vogue”. She was eventually chosen as the face of the British fashion retailer AllSaints’s 2016-2017 collection later the year.
- In 2017, she was cast as one of the faces in a video campaign for Calvin Klein’s underwear panorama, directed by Sofia Coppola.
- Hawke made her acting debut playing the role of Jo March in the BBC miniseries adaptation of “Little Women” in 2017.
- She got her breakout career after she was cast as Robin Buckley in the third season of Netflix’s series, “Stranger Things” in 2019.
- Besides, she also appeared as Linda Kasabian in Quentin Tarantino’s film, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” in 2018 which was even nominated for Oscars.
- Maya will also be seen in Gia Coppola’s upcoming sophomore film, “Mainstream”.
- Hawke began her music career with the release of her first two singles titled “To Love A Boy” and “Stay Open” in August 2019. The songs were written and recorded by Maya Hawke and Jesse Harris, Grammy Award-winning singer, and songwriter.
- On March 18, 2020, Hawke released the first single “By Myself” from her forthcoming debut album titled, “Blush”. Her debut album, “Blush” is set to be released on June 19, 2020.
Maya Hawke has won a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress in Streaming Presentation for her role as Robin in series, “Strange Things” in 2019.
Is Maya Hawke Single?
Maya Hawke is single. The 21 years old beautiful Hawke has a great life as there is no any information related to her personal life.
Besides, in April 2020, Maya spoke with Nylan discussing how her parents’ generation messed things up for today’s generation people. She also included having a horrible president in the present.
How Tall is Maya Hawke?
Maya Hawke is a gorgeous lady in her early 20s. Hawke has a well maintained slim body physique as like her icon model, Uma Thurman. She has a body measurement of 32-24-33 inches with 32 B as her bra size. She stands tall with a height of 5ft 9inches(1.75m) while her body weighs around 53 kg. She has a fair complexion with light brown hair and blue eyes.
What is the Net Worth of Maya Hawke?
Maya Hawke has quite good earnings from her professional career as an actress. Working in this field for just a few years since her start in 2017, she has amazingly managed to amass million worth fortune from her appearances in movies and series. She also makes money from her music albums and modeling contracts.
Her current estimated net worth is around $3 million. Besides, her father, Ethan has a net worth of $55 million and so does her mother with $45 million. With millionaire parents, and herself she is living quite a lavish and luxurious lifestyle.