Who is Maya Le Clark?
American child actress Maya Le Clark was born under the zodiac sign Aries on 28 March 2011, in San Diego, California USA. She has six acting credits, and is perhaps known best for portraying Young Cleo in the critically acclaimed 2021 action adventure comedy movie “The Suicide Squad”, which starred John Cena, Idris Elba and Margot Robbie, and was written and directed by James Gunn. It follows a group of supervillains who’ve been forced to join the shady Task Force X to help the American government solve a crisis, and the film won four of its 46 award nominations.
Maya’s currently shooting for the upcoming action crime comedy movie “The Thundermans Return”, set to be released in 2024; it follows a family of superheroes as they’re fighting crime.
Education and early life
Maya’s being raised in San Diego alongside her older sister Olivia Clark, by their mother Aimee Le Zakrewski Clark and father Jason Le Clark; not many details have been disclosed about Maya’s family, but it’s known that her sister’s a model and social media personality, and the two have appeared alongside in a couple of commercials.
Maya fell in love with acting at a very early age, and was only four when cast to star as Chloe Thunderman in 55 episodes (2015-2018) of the critically acclaimed action crime comedy series “The Thundermans”, which also starred Addison Riecke, Jack Griffo and Kira Kosarin, and was created by Jed Spingarn. It follows the lives of twins who have superpowers, the series aired from 2013 through 2018 and won three of the 19 awards for which it was nominated. Maya’s been active in the entertainment industry ever since.
She’s currently attending a local elementary school in San Diego, although some of her fans have speculated that she might soon be home-schooled as to focus on her career.
Roles in movies
Maya’s debut film role was in the 2015 comedy “Nickelodeon’s Ho Ho Holiday Special”, which starred Cree, Brec Bassinger and Ella Anderson, and which Jonathan Judge directed; it follows Nickelodeon’s stars who’ve arrived at a holiday party without knowing that it’s a trap set by a mysterious stranger.
In 2017, Maya appeared in the comedy “Nickelodeon’s Sizzling Summer Camp Special”, which starred Mace Coronel, Ella Anderson and Jace Norman, and was directed by Jonathan Judge. It follows Santa’s two elves as they’re talking about Nickelodeon’s stars who’ve gone to camp together and have found Bighand, and the film was nominated for a 2019 Casting Society of America Artios Award for Outstanding Achievement in Casting.
Maya’s only other film role has been playing Rick’s Niece in the 2018 music video “Guardian Angel”, which starred Colyse Harger, Kelly Greyson and Brian Austin Green, and was directed by Mary Madeiras.
Roles in TV series
Maya’s appeared in only one other TV series besides “The Thundermans”, portraying Brea in two episodes of the adventure family comedy “Knight Squad”, which starred Lilimar, Daniella Taylor and Owen Patrick Joyner, and was created by Marc Dworkin and Sean William Cunningham. The series follows two asocial students who’ve met at a magical school for knights in training, it aired in 2018 and 2019 and was nominated for a 2020 Young Entertainer Award for Best Guest Starring Young Actress – Television Series (Paris Smith).
Maya was featured in the 2016 episode “My 13th Birthday” of the reality comedy series “JoJo’s Juice”, which starred Rebecca Zamolo, Jessalynn Siwa and JoJo Siwa, and follows the life of YouTuber and dancer JoJo.
In 2017, Maya appeared as Kid with Puppy in the comedy film “Nickelodeon’s Not So Valentine’s Special”, which starred Mace Coronel, Cree and Ella Anderson, and was directed by Jonathan Judge; it follows Nickelodeon’s stars who’ve discovered a plot to destroy Valentine’s Day forever. Also in 2017, Maya was featured in the TV special “Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards”.
The year 2017 also saw her make an appearance in the episode “Maya Le Clark/Isaac Presley” of the talk-show “The John Kerwin Kids’ Show”, which was created by Kristina Anapau and features John interviewing various child stars.
Happy birthday to a super talented and super duper lovable human being: @audreywhitby ❤️❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/cYqscpJDYP
— Maya Le Clark (@MayaLeClark) April 11, 2016
Boyfriend and friends
It’s widely believed that Maya’s too young to be dating, however, some of her fans believe that she has a crush on a boy whom she met while shooting for the movie “The Suicide Squad”; according to the rumors circulating the internet, Maya and the boy have been spotted having ice cream together in San Diego, but neither’s revealed whether or not they have a crush on each other.
Maya’s a highly social girl and has many friends, while she finds it easy to get along with her fellow actors and actresses; she’s featured many of her friends in her Instagram content.
Her sister’s her best friend and the two enjoy spending most of their spare time together; they are also quite close to their mother and have featured her in some of their Instagram pictures.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Maya enjoys being active on Instagram and has posted more than 1,200 pictures onto the network, while she’s followed by over 800,000 people; her account’s co-managed by her parents as Maya’s too young to be ‘alone on the internet’.
She’s passionate about playing soccer, and is being coached together with her sister.
Maya likes to travel and has recently been to Rome, Italy with her sister; the two have also travelled together to several US states – Maya’s dream travel destination’s Paris, France.
She’s passionate about dancing and often shows off her skills in her TikTok videos; she’s followed by over 1.6 million people on this network and has amassed more than 30 million likes of all her videos combined.
Dakota Fanning’s one of Maya’s favorite actresses, and some of her favorite movies are “I Am Sam”, “Coraline” and “The Cat in the Hat”.
Appearance and net worth
Maya’s age is 12. Her hair and eyes are brown, she’s 4ft 8ins (1.43m) tall and weighs around 70lbs (31kgs).
Maya’s net worth’s been estimated at over $100,000, as of October 2023.