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Maisie Williams – An English actress and dancer.

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Maisie Williams was born on April 15, 1997 in Bristol, England as Margaret Constance Williams.  She is the youngest of four children born to Hilary Pitt (now Frances), a former university course administrator. She grew up in Clutton, Somerset. Williams attended Clutton Primary School and Norton Hill School in Midsomer Norton, before moving to Bath Dance College to study Performing Arts.She is an actress and publicist, known for Game of Thrones (2011), Cyberbully (2015) and The Falling (2014).

She is best known for her role as Arya Stark in the HBO television series Game of Thrones, which earned her the 2012 Portal Awards for Best Supporting Actress – Television and Best Young Actor, and the BBC Radio 1 Teen Award for Best British Actor in 2013. She has also received nominations for the Scream Award for Best Ensemble (2011), and the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Supporting Young Actress (2013) for her performance. As of December 2014, Williams was in talks with Naughty Dog to star as Ellie in the film adaptation of the video game The Last of Us. In January 2015, Williams appeared in one-off Channel 4 docu-drama Cyberbully, and in February 2015, she received European recognition with a Shooting Stars Award at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival. On 30 March 2015, the BBC announced that Williams will guest star in an upcoming episode of Doctor Who.