Maya Hawke is an American actor, model, and singer-songwriter. She got her start in the business by modeling. Her parents are actors Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke. She made her first appearance on screen as Jo March in the BBC version of Little Women in 2017.
Hawke is known for playing Robin Buckley on the Netflix science fiction show Stranger Things (2019–present). He has also been in the movies Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019), Fear Street Part One: 1994 (2021), and Do Revenge (2019). She has put out the albums Blush (2020) and Moss as a musician (2022).
Maya Ray Thurman Hawke was born in New York City on July 8, 1998. He was the first of Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman’s two children. Her parents met on the set of the 1997 movie Gattaca, got married in May 1998, and split up in 2005. Hawke has another sibling. She also has two half-sisters with Ryan Shawhughes, who was her dad’s second wife. She has another half-sister from Arpad Busson, who was her mother’s ex-boyfriend and a wealthy businessman.
Tennessee Williams is a distant cousin of Hawke’s through her father. She is the granddaughter of the Buddhist scholar Robert Thurman and the model Baroness Nena von Schlebrügge on her mother’s side. Birgit Holmquist, Schlebrügge’s mother, was also a model. She posed for Axel Ebbe’s statue Famntaget, which is now in Smygehuk, Sweden.
Hawke has dyslexia, which is a learning disability that makes it hard for her to read and write. Because of this, she had to change schools a lot when she was in elementary school until she finally got into Saint Ann’s School, a private school in Brooklyn, New York, that focuses on art and creativity and does not grade work.
She became an actress because she was surrounded by artists. Hawke also studied acting at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. She went to the Juilliard School for one year to get a BFA in acting but dropped out when she got the part in Little Women.
Is Maya Hawke a Lesbian?
Maya Hawke is neither lesbian nor gay in real life, unlike Robin. She has only been seen with men. Hawke is a lesbian, but that hasn’t stopped her from playing characters who are LGBTQ+.
Because her Stranger Things character is a lesbian, people have said that she is too. Maya has been quiet about her love life, though. But she was seen out with musician Spencer Barnett.
The rumors about Maya’s s*x life and relationships started because of how well she played Robin on Stranger Things. She did a great job as Robin, but in real life, she is straight and has nothing in common with her character.
Many people who watch the show think that Hawke and Keery’s characters will eventually fall in love. Also, fans think Maya Hawke and Joe Keery are dating in real life, which is different from what they show on the show.
Still, the rumors about Hawke’s sexuality and her supposed relationship with co-star Keery are completely false. The actress is seeing a man she met online, just like she said she would. Keery, on the other hand, has been with Maika Monroe for a while.
Reportedly, Maya Hawke is Dating Musician Spencer Barnett
The Daily Mail linked Maya Hawke and musician Spencer Barnett when they saw them kissing in February 2022. Since then, they’ve been seen together in public a few times. But they haven’t told anyone about the private parts of their relationship.
Barnett is the son of Roger Barnett, who owns a business, and Sloan Barnett, who used to be an attorney. He is a musician, and Maya is said to have met him through her brother Levon.
Maya was once linked to Tom Sturridge, who used to be with Sienna Miller. The fact that they were 13 years apart in age caused some controversy, but it died down quickly when they broke up. Gus Wenner, the COO of Rolling Stone, was Maya’s boyfriend before Tom.