Emma Mackey

by doveclove Mon Nov 15 2021 Updated On Tue Nov 16 2021
Emma Mackey

Emma Mackey is an English-French actress. She is well known for her role play as Maeve Wiley in Netflix Series Sex Education.  

She was born to Philippe Mackey and Rachel Mackey. She has two brothers. 

She was born in Le Mans, Sarthe in France. She is a French-British citizen by her nationality. 

Her Love Life

Emma is currently in a relationship with Dan Whitlam, an actor. 

Emma and Dan had kept their relationship very private previously. They have been dating since 2018

They opened up about their relationship publicly in 2018 through their social media. 

Emma Mackey with her boyfriend, Dan Whitlam
Emma Mackey with her boyfriend, Dan Whitlam   Source: Instagram

They are spotted together in many places. Emma and Dan posted a picture of them together on their social media. 

They are one of those couples who like to keep their lives private, so they haven't opened up much about it. 

They are still together and happily enjoying their relationship. 

However, there were rumors of Emma dating her costar Asa as they worked in Sex Education together a time back. 

Emma with her costar Asa
Emma with her costar Asa  Source: Instagram 

About Emma Mackey 

Emma's full name is Emma Margaret Marie Tachard-Mackey was born on January 4, 1996.

Her father is a headmaster, and her mother is a housewife. Emma completed her study in 2016.

She started her acting career in 2019. As her first role play, she showed her appearance in Sex Education

Her character play in that series helped her to earn success and fame in her life. 

After that, she started appearing in movies named Tic, The Winter Lake, and Eiffel.  

As of now, she is focusing on her upcoming movie named Emily. Emily will be her first movie in which she will be playing the lead role.

Emma with her mother and siblings
Emma with her mother and siblings  Source: Instagram

Emma Prefers To Keep Her Life Private

Emma might be a big name in the current time, and people want to know more about her, but she is an introvert and tries to keep her life private.

She revealed that she hates when people try to take a photo with her or bring a camera to her face. 

She prefers to sit and talk to people. She also doesn't feel confident enough to speak to her idols and people she looks up to. 

Emma likes to spend most of her time alone or with her close friends. 

Age, Height, And Weight 

She has celebrated her 25th birthday this year. 

She has a height of five feet and eight inches. Her weight is 55 kg.

Net Worth 

The net worth of Emma is $150,000. Her source of income is acting. 

The yearly income of an actress is estimated to be $218,000 per year. 

Emma Mackey Faced Rejection

Emma is one of the popular faces in the famous series Sex Education

She is widely known for her different attitude and thinking in the series. 

Watching her slay in the role of Maeve, nobody would have thought that she would have been rejected. 

She faced a rejection from drama school when she applied for it. She was staying in her friend's house at the time. 

After being rejected, she didn't lose hope and continued her acting class. 

She found an agent for her to find auditions for different roles, and after 6 months of auditions and stuff, she ended up getting a role in Sex Education. This role changed her life.

Does Maeve have some character stolen from Emma?

Maeve is the favorite girl character of many Sex Education fans. Watching her different character and attitude made people love her and her role play. 

What people don't know is that some of Maeve's characters were taken from Emma herself. 

The writer of Sex Education learned about Emma after working with her. 

They found out that Maeve's character will be more interesting with some vibe of Emma herself.

Hence, the writer copied some of Emma's character like her lips biting habit, smile, and other things. This made the character more interesting.

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