Who is Maisie Williams?
Maisie Williams is a very popular figure in the entertainment industry. She is a professional actress who has gained much recognition despite her young age. She is the famous “Arya Stark” of Game of Thrones series. Furthermore, she is also an internet entrepreneur who has launched a social media platform.
Margaret Constance “Maisie” Williams was born on the 15th of April, 1997 in Bristol, a city in South West England. We do not have information about her father, but her mother is Hilary Pitt, who used to be a course administrator in a university. Furthermore, he has three elder siblings, a sister named Beth and two elder brothers named James and Ted. She is in a romantic relationship with Oliver Jackson, whom she dated since 2017.
Maisie stands to 5 feet and 1 inch tall. She weighs about 40 kilograms and her measurement is 35-25-35. She has beautiful gray eyes with dark brown hair. Maisie’s sun sign is Aries and she is British by ethnicity.
Maisie attended the Clutton Primary School located in Somerset. She then attended the Norton Hill School. For further studies, she chose the Bath Dance College and studied performing arts there.
Maisie has Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts. Her Instagram id is @maisie_williams. She has 11.6 million followers on Instagram. Her bio says I am not a squid. Furthermore, her twitter id is @Maisie_Williams. She has 2.8 million followers on twitter. Her bio on Twitter says I am a squid. She had a twitter account since 2010.
The Career of Maisie Williams
Maisie gained massive fame through her debut series titled “Game of Thrones” in 2011. She played the role of Arya Stark for a total of 59 episodes. She played 8 seasons in the series till 2019. In 2012, she played the role of Loren Caleigh in the series The Secret of Crickley Hall for a total of 3 episodes. Furthermore, she played in the series Robot Chicken for two different voice roles in two episodes.
She then played the role of Casey Jacobs in a television film Cyberbully in 2015. In the same year, she played the role of Ashildr in Doctor Who for 4 episodes in total. In 2019, she played the voice role of Cammie MacCloud in Gen: Lock. The show is still ongoing. In the same year, she took part in the RuPaul’s Drag Race UK for an episode. She is going to play the role of Kim Noakes in an upcoming series Two Weeks to Live.
Feature Films and Short Films
Apart from television series, Maisie has also played various roles in feature films. In 2013, she played the role of Jo O’Malley in Heatstroke. She then played the role of Abbie in Gold in 2014. In 2015, Maisie played in the movie The Falling for the role of Lydia Lamont. Furthermore, she played in the movie The Book of Love as Millie Pearlman. In 2017, she played the role of Lucy Walker in iBoy. The same year, she played the role of Isabel Baxter in Mary Shelley. Similarly, she played the voice role of Goona in Early Man in 2018. In 2019, she played Then Came You as Skye Aitken. Two of her upcoming movies in 2020 are The New Mutants and The Owners, which are in Post-production.
In 2012, Maisie played the role of Scraggly Sue in the short movie The Olympic Ticket Scalper. Furthermore, she played the role of Trish in Up on the roof in 2013. She was also the executive producer for this short film. Maisie played the role of Leonie in the 2018 movie Stealing Silver and Jay in the movie Corvidae the same year.
Maisie has also featured in several music videos in her career. She featured in three music videos in 2015. The videos were “Oceans” by Seafret, “Rest Your Love” by The Vamps, and “Sing” by Pentatonix. In 2019, she appeared in two music videos titled “Galaxies” by Alice Phoebe Lou and “You Mean the World to Me” by Freya Ridings.
Awards Received by Maisie Williams
Maisie is a renowned actress who has received several awards for her great performance. In 2012, she won the Best Supporting Actress as well as Best Young Actress in Portal Award for the series Game of Thrones. She also won the Best British Actress in BBC Radio 1 Teen Award in 2013 for Game of Thrones. Furthermore, she also won the Best Supporting Actress, Drama category in the 2014 EWwy Award for Game of Thrones. For the same series, she won the Empire Hero Award in the 2015 Empire Awards.
In the same year, she won the Shooting Stars Award in the Berlin Film Festival as well as the Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Television Series category in the Saturn Awards. Maisie then won the Young British/Irish Performer of The Year in Longdon Film Critics’ Circle Awards in 2016 for The Falling. The same year, she won the Rising Star category in the Evening Standard British Film Award for The Falling. In 2019, she won two awards, Saturn Awards for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Television Series and Gold Derby TV Awards for the Best Drama Supporting Actress.
Net Worth of Maisie Williams
Maisie has an estimated net worth of $6 million. She is rumored to make $175,000 per episode in the final season of the Game of Thrones alone. Furthermore, she also earns money from various feature films as well as brand endorsement deals on social media. She also has an expensive house with expensive cars like Land Rover and Audi.