Mia Goth is a young British actress and model. Mia Goth is most popular for her role in movies and TV series like “The Survivalist”, “A Cure for Wellness”, “High Life”, and “Suspiria” among many others.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Mia Goth was born on 30 November 1993 and she celebrates her 27th birthday in the year 2020. Her full name is Mia Gypsy Mello da Silva Goth. Likewise, Mia was born n Guy’s Hospital in London, England. Her registered birthplace is Southwark, London, England, and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
Talking about her family, Mia Goth’s parents’ identities are not disclosed. But it is known that her mother is a Brazilian and her father is a Canadian. Her father is originally from Nova Scotia. As a result, Mia Goth traveled from country to country from a very young age. Since her mother was only 20 years old at the time of Mia’s birth and she needed help raising her as a single mother, Mia’s mother moved back to Brazil.
Later, when Mia was 5 years old, she moved back to London. After five years, the mother-daughter pair again left for Canada. There, they tried to live with Mia’s father. However, it was a disaster as Mia told iNews in an interview.
Moreover, during her time in Canada, Mia Goth attended nine different schools. Mia Goth believes that this experience actually shaped her acting. She told iNews:
“I think that’s how I first started to act. Some of the schools I wouldn’t fit in and I would be bullied. As a result you try to fit your character to the group so you start adopting different ways of being. At one point I became a huge liar, as I knew I would never be anywhere for long. I would say my dad is a brain surgeon or my mum is a chef.”
Talking more about her family history, Mia Goth’s maternal grandfather is Jewish-American artist Lee Jaffe. Likewise, Mia Goth’s maternal grandmother is the Brazilian actress Maria Gladys. Later, when Mia was 12 years old, she and her mother settled in south-east London. There, Mia Goth attended a secondary school.
Career, Professional Life, and Net Worth
Professionally, Mia Goth is an actress and model. She began her career as a teenage model. She then made her film debut in Lars von Trier’s Nymphomaniac released in 2013. Mia Goth was subsequently cast in the thriller The Survivalist released in 2015 and the psychological horror film A Cure for Wellness released in 2016.
In the year 2018, Mia Goth had supporting roles in the sci-fi mystery film High Life as Boyse and in Luca Guadagnino’s remake of Suspiria as Sara Simms.
When Mia Goth was only 14 years old, the fashion photographer Gemma Booth discovered Mia at the Underage Festival in London. Gemma then signed Mia to Storm Model Management. Following this, Mia Goth subsequently appeared in advertisements for Vogue and Miu Miu.
Mia Goth then began to audition for films at the young age of 16 years. After finishing the sixth form, Mia won her first role in Nymphomaniac along with Charlotte Gainsbourg and Willem Dafoe in the segment “The Gun”. Later on, Mia played Sophie Campbell in an episode of Sky Atlantic’s crime drama series The Tunnel. Moving on, Mia Goth has a net worth of approximately $1.5 million dollars.
In the year 2014, Mia Goth appeared in Future Unlimited’s music video for “Haunted Love.” The director of this music video was Shia LaBeouf. Later on, Mia Goth appeared in the introductory short film Magpie. For this project, Mia worked alongside director Stephen Fingleton and the Irish actor Martin McCann.
In the year 2015, Mia Goth played the lead role of Milja in the post-apocalyptic thriller The Survivalist. After this, she played the role of Meg Weathers in the disaster adventure-thriller film Everest; as Hannah in the horror film A Cure for Wellness; and as a supporting role in Suspiria as Sara Simms among many other film and TV series roles.
Additionally, Mia has also appeared in BBC One’s crime series Wallander playing the role of Hanna Helmqvist. Mia Goth has also bagged the “Robert Altman Award” at the 2019 Independent Spirit Awards. This was for her role in Suspiria. Moreover, Mia also received nominations for the category “Most Promising Newcomer” during the 2015 British Independent Film Award for her role in The Survivalist.
Mia Goth is single as far as she has shared with the media. She was married to actor Shia LaBeouf from 2016 to 2018. Mia and Shia met each other while working as co-stars for the film Nymphomaniac in the year 2012. Then on 10 October 2016, the lovers appeared to get married in a Las Vegas ceremony officiated by an Elvis impersonator.
Two days later, there was a claim that the pair wasn’t legally married, but instead, a commitment ceremony was performed. Later that month, Mia’s then-husband Shia LeBeouf confirmed news about their marriage on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Unfortunately, in September 2018, the couple had separated and filed for divorce.
Gossiping about the past lovers’ current news, Mia and Shia were spotted kissing while supposedly wearing wedding rings during a public outing in March 2020. However, no further news regarding this matter is available.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Mia Goth stands tall at an approximate height of 1.76 meters or 5’8″ and her weight is around 55kgs. Likewise, she has a slim body build and her chest-waist-hip measures around 33-24-35 inches. Moreover, Mia Goth has naturally brown hair and eyes of the same color.
Talking about her social media presence, it looks like Mia Goth is not active on any social media platforms. Even if she has her personal accounts on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, Tiktok, etc., it is not very easily accessible to the public.