Mia Gypsy Mello da Silva Goth is an English actress born on 25 October 1993. She is the granddaughter of Brazilian actress Maria Gladys and American artist Lee Jaffe. Goth’s journey into the film industry began after being discovered by fashion photographer Gemma Booth at the Underage Festival in London. Since then, she has gone on to become a recognized face in the film industry, thanks to her impressive acting skills and versatility.
Goth made her feature film debut in the 2013 drama Nymphomaniac, where she played the character of Sophie Campbell. Her performance in the film earned her praise, and she was subsequently cast in a number of films, including The Survivalist (2015), Everest (2015), and A Cure for Wellness (2016).
However, it was her portrayal of Maxine Minx and Pearl in the Ti West’s slasher film series X and Pearl (both 2022) that garnered critical acclaim and widespread recognition. Goth’s performance in both films was applauded, with many describing it as nuanced and captivating. In Pearl, she donned extensive prosthetic makeup to portray the elderly Pearl, a role that required a 10-hour daily makeup session.
Goth’s performance in the prequel film Pearl, which she co-wrote with West, also received positive reviews. Critics praised her portrayal of the titular character, with some even predicting that her performance might be recognized by the Academy Awards.
Goth’s talent has continued to be recognized, and she has since starred in the thriller Infinity Pool (2023) alongside Alexander Skarsgård, which premiered at the 2023 Sundance Film Festival. Her performance in the film received praise, with some describing her as the single most interesting actor working in genre movies at the moment.
Goth’s success in the film industry is a testament to her talent and hard work. Her performances have been described as captivating and nuanced, and she has been recognized by both critics and fans alike. With several upcoming projects, including the X sequel MaXXXine, Goth’s star is set to continue rising. Her journey in the film in