She is preparing to host Saturday Night Live for the first time this weekend.
And that’s not the only new thing in Anya Taylor-Joy’s life.
The 25-year-old actress was seen racing on the PDA with handsome musician Malcolm McRae in New York City ahead of her SNL animated concert.
Hot new couple alart! Anya Taylor-Joy was seen racing on the PDA with handsome musician Malcolm McRae in New York City ahead of her SNL animated concert
The two held hands and exchanged several kisses during a walk in the Big Apple on Monday in photos obtained by Page Six.
McRae, 27, is part of a music duo called Plus with Kane Ritchotte as they are a modern rock and roll band with melodic guitar sound and are currently signed to Warner Records.
Like the star of The Queen’s Gambit, Malcolm has also starred in two shorts: Brotherly from 2008 and How’dy from 2020!
On the go: Anya was later seen leaving dinner in a gray double-breasted blazer over an LBD and studded leather boots
Big week: Her blonde locks were worn in a ponytail as she sported a patterned bandana on her face
Later, Anya was seen leaving dinner in a gray double-breasted blazer over an LBD and studded leather boots.
Her blonde locks were worn in a ponytail as she sported a patterned bandana across her face.
She is very private in her personal life as she has only been romantically linked to Irish actor Eoin Macken with whom she starred in the 2018 short Crossmaglen.
In October 2017, Anya sparked engagement rumors by donning a large ring on her left hand at the 61st BFI London Film Festival Awards and continuing to carry the sparkler until the 2018 Met Gala where she attended with her bare hands .
Dynamic duo: McRae, 27 (pictured left) is part of a music duo called More with Kane Ritchotte
Talented: They are a modern rock and roll band with melodic guitar sound and are currently signed to Warner Records
On Saturday, she will host the SNL Season 46 finale with musical guest Lil Nas X.
Anya is coming off the best year of her career by winning the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series, Anthology Series or Film Made for Television for her role in The Queen’s Gambit.
The seven-episode series was adapted from Walter Tevis’ 1983 novel and conceived as a stand-alone limited series, although the immense popularity of the series has raised questions about the possibility of a second season.
Taylor-Joy was recently asked about the possibility of another season and her return as chess prodigy Beth Harmon in a very varied profile for Elle, and she hasn’t ruled it out, although it may be more. late.
Former Flame: She is very private in her personal life as she has only had a romantic connection with Irish actor Eoin Macken who she starred in the 2018 short Crossmaglen, they are seen together in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in December 2017
“It would be silly of me to say, ‘There’s gonna be a second series,’ then I’m 40, and Scott said, ‘Yo, how are you feeling about that? Do you want to go back? ”
The stage rights to Tevis’ novel were recently acquired for a new musical, but neither Taylor nor creator Scott Frank are involved in this project.
When asked what she would like to see her character Beth Harmon take next, she is hopeful Beth would travel, perhaps with Benny Watts (Thomas Brodie-Sangster).
Big debut: She is very private in her personal life as she has only been romantically linked to Irish actor Eoin Macken with whom she starred in the 2018 short Crossmaglen.
“I hope she starts doing things for her own enjoyment. I would like Beth to take Benny and spend time with him in Russia, just the two of them being snobby intellectuals together, and hopefully she has a Bowie phase, ”Taylor-Joy said.
Taylor-Joy has a busy few years ahead of her, recently cast as the main character in the prequel Furiosa to Max Max: Fury Road.
She also stars in Edgar Wright’s Last Night in Soho, hitting theaters in October, while reuniting with The Witch director Robert Eggers for his new movie The Northman.
Cover girl: She is currently featured in the May 2021 issue of ELLE Rising Stars which is out
Big hit: Anya comes out of the best year of her career by winning the Golden Globe for best performance by an actress in a limited series, anthology series or film made for television for her role in The Queen’s Gambit