Anya Taylor Joy Net Worth: Career and Lifestyle


The emerging Hollywood actress, known for her role in the Nexflix series The Queen’s Gambit, Anya Taylor Joy, has a net worth of $3 million. 

Joy was born Anya-Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy on April 16, 1996, in Miami. She was raised in  Buenos Aires and London.

Her father, Dennis Alan Taylor, was a former banker and recipient of MBE and the OBE.

Her mother, Jennifer Marina Joy, is a psychologist.

Taylor is the youngest of six children, four of them are from her father’s previous marriage.

She quit school when she was sixteen, blaming bullying from her classmates as the reason.

Anya Taylor Joy (Source: Yahoo)

Taylor made her screen debut with the 2014 horror-comedy ‘Vampire Academy’. However, the production team removed her role from the final cut from her first acting job.

Nevertheless, she gained recognition for her role in ‘The Witch’.

Taylor received many awards for her role, including Gotham Independent Film Award for Breakthrough Actor.

Quick Facts

Birth Name Anya-Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy
Known as Anya Taylor Joy
Nick Name Anya
Date of Birth April 16, 1996
Age 28
Gender Female
Profession Actress and Model
Place of Birth Miami, Florida, United States
Nationality Argentine, British, American
Ethnicity Argentine-Spanish
Horoscope Aries
Marital Status Unmarried
Father Dennis Alan Taylor
Mother Jennifer Marina Joy
Siblings 6
Education Hill House

Queen’s Gate School

Religion Catholic
Height 5 feet and 8 inches (173 cm)
Weight 55 kg (121 lbs)
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Blonde
Net Worth $3 million
Figure Measurement 33-26-34
Body Build Slim
Hobbies Playing electric guitar, writing songs, and ballet dancing
Years Active 2013- present
Source of income Acting and Modeling
Favorite Food Truffles
Favorite Comedy Movie Undercover Blues (1993)
Favorite Pizza Vegan Truffle Pizza
Favorite Emoji Unicorn, Twisted Snake, Bearded shrimp
Relationship Status In relationship with Malcolm McRae
Merchandise Signed Photo
Social media Instagram, Twitter
Last Update July 2024

Anya Taylor Joy Net Worth and Income

Anya Taylor Joy’s net worth is $3 million as per Celebrity net worth report 2022. The majority of Anya Taylor Joy’s net worth comes from her acting.

Reportedly, she normally earns $100k to $200k per role.

However, she bagged £500,000 after her raving performance reviews in ‘The Queen’s Gambit’.

Her financially successful film, ‘The Witch’, grossed $40.4 million from the box office worldwide.

Similarly, she was part of ‘Glass‘, which earned $247 million worldwide.

Anya Taylor Joy As Thomasin in ‘The Witch’ (Source:

Furthermore, her marvel movie ‘The New Mutants’ earned $18.6 million in the domestic theatre’s opening weekend.

Joy is also playing the titular role of Furiosa, the Mad Max franchise, the highest-grossing film ever.

Besides, the successful actress is involved in fancy endorsements like Viktor & Rolf’s fragrance campaign.

In 2020, she earned $ 50k per year for her advertising campaign for Viktor & Rolf fragrance.

Likewise, Joy earns a good income from her modeling and social media posts.

Anya Taylor Joy’s Net Worth  in Different Currencies

Let’s look into Anya Taylor Joy’s net worth in different currencies, including BitCoin.

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 2,639,865
Pound Sterling £ 2,212,755
Australian Dollar A$ 4,185,300
Canadian Dollar C$ 3,812,205
Indian Rupees ₹ 225,217,500
BitCoin ฿ 68.17

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Houses and Cars


In a 2020 interview, Joy mentioned that she does not have a place to call home due to her hectic working schedule.

Furthermore, she illustrated that she hasn’t stopped making movies and doesn’t have a house yet, but she is working on getting one.


Currently, there is no information on what kind of car Anya Taylor Joy owns or drives.

Anya Taylor Joy | Lifestyle and Vacation


The popular British-American actress Anya Taylor Joy is a multi-talented woman. She is a trained ballet dancer and good at playing electric guitar and ukulele.

Anya mentions in the interview with Koko news that the Covid-19 pandemic has changed her way of living.

Now, she believes in finding a new and grounded workspace.

Furthermore, the Queen’s Gambit actress claims that 2020 was about self-growth and learning. She explained she didn’t worry about everyone in her life and learned that it’s okay to be oneself.

Besides, Anya is passionate about reading books. She likes to read about feminist literature.

Similarly, the actress is fond of fragrances with exotic or unexpected combinations. In an interview, Anya claimed that she is not scared to try new fragrances every once in a while.

Likewise, she loves the smells of night-blooming jasmine and misty spring morning.

Also, in 2020 Anya learned a lot about the skincare routine. One of the essential products in her routine is witch hazel, which helps to prepare the skin.


Anya Taylor loves to travel. She likes to take a bit of her home with herself whenever she travels.

Candles are her favorite travel accessory, and she notes that they help her retain welcoming thoughts close to her heart.

In January 2022, Taylor went on vacation in Buenos Aires to celebrate her successful year. She was spotted in Punta Del Este with her partner Malcolm McRae in the middle of the beach.

Furthermore, the successful actress was seen having breakfast at a classic bar, ‘La Rambla’ on the corner of Posadas and Ayacucho.

In an interview, Taylor revealed that her favorite vacation destination is Argentina.

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Movies, TV Shows and Endorsements

Movies and TV Shows

In 2014 Taylor played the role of Feeder Girl in Vampire Academy. Unfortunately, her part was deleted in the final cut.

Similarly, in the same year, she debuted in the Television show ‘Endeavour’ and played Philippa Collins Davidson’s character.

In 2015, the talented actress got her breakthrough role as a Thomasin in The Witch. After her divine performance in this movie, her popularity increased.

After that, she starred in several movies such as ‘Morgan’ and ‘Barry’ in 2016.

Similarly, Taylor appeared in the fifth season of ‘Peaky Blinders’, popular Netflix series starring Cillian Murphy, Tom Hardy, and Helen McCrory.

Anya has been involved in different genres of movies, such as comedy films Thoroughbreds and the horror film, Split.

2020 was a successful year for the beautiful actress as she received the Golden Globe for Best Actress- Miniseries or Television Film for her role in The Queen’s of Gambit.

Similarly, she portrayed praiseworthy lead character Emma Woodhouse in the Jane Austen adaptation of ‘Emma‘ in the same year.

Her upcoming movie is Furiosa, where she will be playing the title role. The release date for this film is set for 2024.

In addition, she will be lending her voice to Princess Peach in the upcoming Mario film (2022).


The rising star, Anya Taylor, is involved with various brands for their endorsements.

She is the face of the Viktor & Rolf fragrance advertising campaign.

Similarly, she has been the ambassador of Tiffany & Co. since 2020.

Anya Taylor Joy for Viktor & Rolf (Source: Twitter)

In 2021, Taylor became the new global ambassador for Dior’s fashion and make-up. She is often seen wearing red Dior lipstick to different shows and award functions as her signature look.


Anya Taylor-Joy started her career as a model at the age of 16 when she was discovered by a Storm Model Management representative outside Harrods Department Store.

The character of Thomasin in the period horror film ‘The Witch’ won her notoriety the following year.

Also, Joy starred as Cassandra in the British fantasy-adventure TV series ‘Atlantis’ that year.

Anya Taylor-Joy in The Miniaturist (2017) (Source: IMDb)

The beautiful actress played Petronella Brandt in the television miniseries ‘The Miniaturist’ in 2017.

She also had roles in the Spanish psychological horror film ‘Marrowbone’ and Cory Finley’s directorial debut ‘Thoroughbreds’ that year.

The Associated Press named Anya a “Breakthrough Entertainer” of the Year in 2020, and the New York Post titled her “Breakout Star of 2020.”

Similarly, Anya Taylor was named to Time magazine’s 100 Next lists of “Emerging Leaders Who Are Shaping The Future” in 2021, with a tribute from former World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov.

Reportedly, Taylor is still confused about her career and hasn’t decided whether she wants to be a model or an actress.

However, the talented lady is starring in films, which she enjoys, and intends to continue doing so.

As of  July 2024, Anya Taylor Joy’s net worth is $3 million.

Unknown Facts About Anya Taylor Joy

  • Anya became upset when her parents relocated from Buenos Aires to London. Despite having left when she was six years old, she refused to learn English until she was eight, hoping to persuade her parents to return to Argentina.
  • Anya’s first audition was for the younger version of Angelina Jolie’s character in ‘Maleficent’. The beautiful actress stated that she became really upset and cried for quite some time when she didn’t get the role.
  • Anya is a hardworking actor who puts a lot of pressure on herself, and she suffered a panic attack on the set of the film ‘Emma’. She had to delay the filming of her part for a half-hour.


Did Anya wear a wig in the Queen’s Gambit?

Anya now wears wigs on set to protect her strands, such as the bright red one she wore while playing Beth Harmon in The Queen’s Gambit. Also, she noted that putting her wigs away when a show’s production is finished was an emotional event.

Can Anya Taylor-Joy play chess?

For her role as Beth Harmon, Anya Taylor-Joy learned to play chess. Despite not having any chess experience before filming, the talented actress has mentioned how close she felt with her character Beth in interviews.

Can Anya Taylor-Joy sing?

Yes, Anya Taylor Joy is a fantastic singer. To illustrate, she sang herself in the movie ‘Downtown’ where Sandie is auditioning for a part next to a club owner and a possible manager/love interest/schemer in the form of a man named Jack (Matt Smith).

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