British actress Maisie Richardson-Sellers plays Amaya Jiwe or Vixen in the popular show DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. She has also appeared in several other shows so far.
She comes from a family of actors. Hence, it comes as no surprise that she chose her career in the show business. So far, she has around 8 credits as an actress.
Additionally, she has been part of multiple-stage shows in her career. She played Maya in the 2012’s Tenuous Links play at Oxford University.
Furthermore, she also played Juliette in Mephisto the same year. In 2013, she played the role of Anna in – There Will be Red.
She has been successful in both stage and big screen. She had her breakthrough after appearing in the movie Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens.
Here are some details about her personal life and her career so far.
Maisie Richardson-Sellers has a height of 5 feet 6 inches. She weighs around 54 kg.
Maisie is active on Instagram where she often posts pictures of herself on the set of the shows. She has more than 330 thousand followers there. Additionally, she has posted more than 135 times so far.
Her pics get thousands of likes regularly. She recently posted a video of her appearance on Queer feminist festival.
She has posted multiple photos with her friends there.
Talking about her parents, Maisie Richardson-Sellers was born to an African-American father and a Caucasian mother. From what we can gather, she is very close to her parents.
Her mother is Joy Richardson. Furthermore, she comes from a family of stage actors. This is the reason why she has also been part of various stage shows so far.
According to her Wiki page, Maisie attended the University of Oxford. She graduated with a degree in Archaeology and Anthropology.
She became interested in acting at a very early age. Additionally, she was part of multiple plays in her University years.
She began auditioning for acting roles in major movie and television shows. Initially, she appeared in the short movies Our First World and Americano and Rum.
She had her big break after she was cast in Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens. Moreover, she played the role of Korr Sella in the movie.
She has appeared in nine episodes of the television show Of Kings and Prophets. Between 2014 and 2017, she appeared as Eva Sinclair and Rebekah Mikaelson in the show The Originals.
She appeared in 15 episodes of the show. Currently, she is working on the short movie Melody and the movie The Kissing Booth 2.
The Kissing Booth 2 is set to get released in 2020. The movie is directed by Vince Marcello.
Maisie openly identifies as queer. She has been part of multiple LGBT rallies so far in her career. In addition, she grew up in England.
She has more than 67 thousand followers on her Twitter account. Furthermore, she has tweeted more than 900 times so far.