Maya Erskine

Overview

Bornin Los Angeles, California, USA
Birth NameMaya Mano Erskine
Height5′ 3″ (1.6 m)

Maya Erskine (born May 7, 1987) is an American actress and writer best known for her roles as Maggie in Man Seeking Woman and Mikki in Betas. In 2019, she began starring in the Hulu original, PEN15, alongside Anna Konkle. The duo, who also co-created and co-executive produce the series, play fictional versions of their 13-year-old selves.

Early life

Erskine was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of Mutsuko and Peter Erskine, a jazz drummer. Her mother is Japanese, from Tokyo, and her father is of European descent. Her mother played the role of Erskine’s mother on PEN15.

Erskine attended Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences and graduated from Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. She then went to Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. Erskine initially studied musical theater but shifted to the school’s Experimental Theater Wing

Career

Erskine has performed with the Los Angeles-based theater groups the East West Players and the Geffen Playhouse. She also appeared in the friendship-based film Wine Country, opposite a slate of female comedians, including Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, and Rachel Dratch.

 

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譯自英文Maya Erskine是一位美國女演員和作家,​​最出名的是她在男人尋求女人的瑪吉和貝塔斯的米基。 2019年,她開始與Anna Konkle一起主演Hulu原版PEN15。該二重奏組也是該聯合創作和共同執行製作的系列劇,他們扮演的是他們13歲的自我的虛構版本。