Emma Mackey

Emma Mackey is a French-British actress, who plays Maeve Wiley in the Netflix comedy series, Sex Education. She commenced her acting career in 2016.

Emma’s Bio & Family

Emma Margaret Marie Tachard-Mackey was born on January 4, 1996, in Le Mans, France. She is the daughter of Philippe and Rachel Mackey. Her father is a headteacher of the local secondary school.

Mackey grew up with her family in Sablé-sur-Sarthe, Western France. After completing her secondary education at Catholic school, she received her baccalauréat in 2013. Afterward, she moved to England to study English language and literature, She graduated from the University of Leeds in 2016.

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Career & Net Worth

Emma began her acting career in 2016 from the Television film Badger Lane. She then landed a minor role of Isabelle in the 2018 TV show Summit Fever

In 2019, she made her career breakthrough after being cast in the Netflix comedy-drama Sex Education. She plays Maeve Wiley, a social outcast and bad-girl in the series. In the same year, she appeared in a short film Tic, landing the role of Jess. Her upcoming project includes Death on the Nile (2020), Eiffel (2021), and The Winter Lake. She will star in the main role as Emily in the biopic of Wuthering Heights author Emily Brontë. Her numerous movies and TV roles in hands would surely contribute her net worth but the actual figure is not revealed.

Her Personal Life

Well, the 24-year-old actress seems to be private when it comes to personal life. She has been in a relationship with an actor boyfriend Dan Whitlam.


The duo has been dating for a while. Dan is known for playing Albert Kropp in All Quiet on the Western Front and The Mayor in The Government Inspector, both of which were staged at the Pleasance Theatre in London. 

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Height & Body Statistics

Emma stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 meters) and maintains her body weight of about 119 lbs (54 kg). She has a perfect body measurement of 32–24–32 inches. Moreover, she has dark brown hair and her eye color is dark brown.

Bio & Family
Name Emma Mackey
Birth Name Emma Margaret Marie Tachard-Mackey
DOB January 4, 1996
Place of Birth Le Mans, France
Father’s Name Philippe Mackey
Mother’s Name Rachel Mackey
Siblings NA
Brother/s NA
Sister/s NA
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Religion Christianity
Birth Sign Capricorn
High School NA
College/University University of Leed
Career & Net Worth
Profession Actress
Career 2016-present
Known For Sex Education
Net Worth NA
Salary NA
Notable Credits Plays the main role in Netflix comedy-drama Sex Education
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Dating
Husband/Wife Not Yet
Boyfriend/Girlfriend Dan Whitlam
Engaged Not Yet
Wedding Date NA
Children Not Yet
Son/s Not Yet
Daughter/s Not Yet
Divorce Not Yet
Body Statistics
Height 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 meters)
Weight 119 lbs (54 kg)
Measurements 32–24–32 inches
Shoe Size NA
Dress Size NA
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
  • Emma used to work as a live-in nanny during her earlier days in England.
  • She looks like the popular Australian actress Margot Robbie but she doesn’t like being compared to her.
  • Her father is from France whereas her mother is English.
  • Her boyfriend Dan was stabbed by a screwdriver at 16 while he was defending a friend who was being mugged outside the Pleasance Theatre.