Who scouted Anya Taylor-Joy?
Taylor-Joy initially trained in dance, studying ballet until the age of 15. Aged 17, she was scouted as a model by Storm Management founder Sarah Doukas, while walking her dog outside Harrods department store in Knightsbridge, London. She signed with the agency on the condition that acting was her passion and pursuit.
How did Anya Taylor-Joy get into acting?
Anya’s dream of becoming an actress came when she was very young and it finally became possible when she was offered a modeling job. It wasn’t long until Taylor-Joy received her first part in the Show Business. When she was fourteen, she used her savings to move to New York, and at 16, she left school to pursue acting.
Did Anya Taylor-Joy study acting?
It’s incredible that the beloved actress didn’t study acting or the performing arts before her debut (although she did take drama at school). But with a past career training in ballet and having formerly been scouted by a modeling agency, it’s no secret that Taylor-Joy has a certain star quality to her.