Maisie Williams attends the premiere of 'Green Planet' at the Glasgow IMAX in Glasgow, Scotland, on October 31, 2021
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Maisie Williams is an English actor and environmentalist. She is best known for playing Arya Stark in the medieval fantasy drama Game of Thrones. Since her 2011 professional acting debut in the hit HBO series, she has appeared on numerous other TV shows. They include Doctor Who, Two Weeks to Live, and Gen: Lock. In addition, she has lent her voice to various characters in the animated sketch comedy Robot Chicken.

Her more than 30 acting credits also include movies such as The New Mutants, The Book of Love, and The Owners. Plus, she voices Arya Stark in the 2022 video game MultiVersus.

Additionally, Williams has earned multiple award nominations for her acting, including nods for Primetime Emmys and Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Aside from acting, she is a fashion trendsetter and activist. Williams supports causes such as anti-bullying, Black Lives Matter, trans rights, and the environment. In 2021, the World Wildlife Fund appointed her its first global ambassador for climate and nature.


  • Full name: Margaret Constance Williams
  • Born: April 15, 1997
  • Hometown: Bristol, England
  • Height: 5’1″
  • Net worth: $6 million
  • Top TV shows: Doctor Who, Game of Thrones, Gen: Lock
  • Top movies: The Book of Love, The Falling, The New Mutants, The Owners
  • Fun fact: Williams is best friends with Game of Thrones co-star Sophie Turner

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