Stella Maeve Johnston (born November 14, 1989)[1] is an American film and television actress. Highlights include a starring role in The Runaways (2010), a two-season recurring role in NBC television's Chicago P.D., and a main role in SyFy television's The Magicians.

Stella Maeve
Stella Maeve Johnston

(1989-11-14) November 14, 1989 (age 34)
Years active2005–present
PartnerBenjamin Wadsworth (2018–2023)

Career edit

Film edit

Maeve's first feature film role was in the comedy-drama, Transamerica (2005). She had minor roles in the 2008 comedy, Harold, and the crime drama, Brooklyn's Finest (2009).

In 2010, Maeve played character Sandy West, alongside Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning, in The Runaways. The drama is set in the 1970s and is about an all-girl rock band of the same name.[citation needed]

TV edit

Maeve made appearances on multiple television series, including recurring roles in Gossip Girl during the 2008–09 season; and in House during the 2010–11 season. In 2013, Maeve was cast as the younger sister of Detective Walter Clark (Theo James) in CBS's crime drama television series, Golden Boy.[2] In January 2014, Maeve began appearing in a recurring role on Chicago P.D. . She is a runaway prostitute who eventually becomes the Intelligence Department's secretary, Nadia.[3] Her character was killed off on a Chicago P.D. episode aired in April 2015 entitled "The Number of Rats", during a crossover event with Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Chicago Fire.[4]

From 2015 to 2020, she starred as Julia Wicker in the Syfy series, The Magicians. In 2019, she was featured in an episode of the drama, God Friended Me.[citation needed]

Music video edit

Maeve appeared in the 2014 music video, Figure It Out, by Royal Blood.

Personal life edit

In an April 2019 Reddit post, Maeve confirmed her engagement to actor Benjamin Wadsworth. They have a daughter, Jo Jezebel.[5]

Filmography edit

Film edit

Year Title Role Notes
2005 Liminality Kat Short film
2005 Transamerica Taylor
2006 Euthanasia Becky Short film
2007 Remember the Daze Lighty
2008 Harold Shelly Clemens
2009 Brooklyn's Finest Cynthia
2009 Asylum Seekers Alice
2010 The Runaways Sandy West
2012 Cloned: The Recreator Chronicles Tracy Bernstein / Tracy 2
2012 Starlet Melissa
2013 All Together Now Rachel
2014 Buttwhistle Missy Blancmange
2014 The Park Bench Maribel
2015 Dark Summer Abby Feller
2015 Flipped Nicole Diamond Also Stunt
2016 Long Nights Short Mornings Lily
2017 Take the 10 Brooke
2020 Bite Size Halloween, Old Maid (Season 1, Episode 23) Cat (The Bride) Short Film

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Year Title Role Notes
2005 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Sylvie Skoller / Gloria Barton Episodes: "No Exit", "False-Hearted Judges"
2005 Law & Order Alexis Henderson Episode: "Acid"
2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Leslie Sweeney Episode: "Influence"
2007 The Bronx Is Burning Joanne Lomino Episode: "The Straw"
2008–09 Gossip Girl Emma Boardman Episodes: "There Might be Blood", "The Goodbye Gossip Girl"
2009 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Marnie Bennett Episode: "Ghost Town"
2009 Accused at 17 Sarah Patterson Television film
2010 My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2 Zoe Chandler Television film
2010–11 House Kenzie 2 episodes
2010 Bones Amber Flaire Episode: "The Twisted Bones in the Melted Truck"
2011 Funny or Die Presents... Ann Episode: "#2.9"; segment "Jeff Baker: Jr. College Professor"
2012 Grey's Anatomy Lily Episode: "Suddenly"
2013 Golden Boy Agnes Clark Main role; 13 episodes
2014–15 Chicago P.D. Nadia Decotis Recurring role; 18 episodes
2014 Rizzoli & Isles Kelsey Episode: "Just Push Play"
2015-16 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Nadia Decotis 3 episodes
2015–20 The Magicians Julia Wicker Main role; 65 episodes
2019 God Friended Me Sophia Episode: "Scenes from an Italian Restaurant"
2022-2023 Mayans M.C. Kody / Katie McNeil 12 episodes

References edit

  1. ^ Stella Maeve bio: age, height, boyfriend, ethnicity
  2. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (February 18, 2012). "'The Runaways' Co-Star Joins CBS' Ryan Phillippe Cop Drama". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 16, 2012.
  3. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (2013-10-21). "Stella Maeve Joins 'Chicago PD'; Nick Tarabay Cast In 'Believe'; 'Gang Related' & 'Twisted' Also Add Recurring". Deadline. Retrieved 15 February 2017.
  4. ^ Stanhope, Kate (29 April 2015). "'Chicago P.D.' Boss Talks the Team's Latest Death: "It Was Never the Plan"". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 15 February 2017.
  5. ^ "The Magicians' Stella Maeve and Deadly Class' Benjamin Wadsworth Welcome Daughter Jo Jezebel". People. Retrieved 2020-02-04.

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