Maeve Press (born in 2003) is an American Comedian, Writer, Actress, and Social Media Personality from New York City. She is well recognized for portraying one of the leading characters in the TV series “Everything’s Gonna Be Okay”.
The actress made her acting debut by working at the iconic Public Theatre. Furthermore, her first Off-Broadway play was “Before Your Very Eyes”. She also acted as Tuesday McDermott in the film “Theresa Is a Mother” in 2015.
Maeve’s next gig was in PSA “Why Can’t Girls Code”. As per the source, she became the youngest comedian ever who performed at Boston’s Women in Comedy Festival back in 2019.
In fact, Maeve also did stand-up at NJ’s Hoboken Comedy Festival at the young age of 15. Press has performed in numerous bars, clubs, and basements throughout New York City and Boston.
View this post on Instagram
Some plot lines in rhymes per Genevieve ——————————— Episode 1 and 2 premieres Tonight at 8:30p/7:30c then tomorrow episodes 1-3 will be on Hulu!! . . . . #beatpoetry #poetry #everythingsgonnabeokay #hulu #rhymes #slampoetry #spokenword #writer #actress #comedian #poems #freeform
Acting Career, TV Shows & Freeform’s Everything’s Gonna Be Okay
On January 16, 2020, the actress’s new show named “Everything’s Gonna Be Okay”. It is an American comedy television series aired on Freeform on January 16, 2020. The first episode “Seven-Spotted Ladybug” telecast at 8:30 p.m. ET on the platform.
The directors of the hit project are Rebecca Thomas and Silas Howard. The writing credits go to Marissa Berlin, Josh Thomas, Jess Meyer, and Vivienne Walshe. Moreover, Josh Thomas is also the creator as well as one of the lead parts in the show.
Some of the other major casts of Everything’s Gonna Be Okay are Josh Thomas as Nicholas, Kayla Cromer as Matilda, Adam Faison as Alex, Lori Mae Hernandez as Barb, Lillian Carrier as Drea, Ivy Wolk as Tellulah, Carsen Warner as Jeremy, Mason Gooding as Luke, etc.
The story of the new series is related to Nicholas and his two half-sisters named Genevieve (played by Maeve Press) and Matilda. Nicholas is a 25-year-old entomologist who lives with his single father. He helps him to raise his two step-sisters.
However, their dad shortly passed away due to pancreatic cancer. Later, Nicholas embraces the role of a dad figure to the two teenage sisters. The siblings had to cope with various situations alone.
|Real Full Birth Name||Maeve Press.|
|Profession||Comedian, Writer, Actress, and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||her role as Genevieve in the TV series "Everything’s Gonna Be Okay".|
|Age (How old, as of 2019)||16 years old.|
|Date of Birth||2003.|
|Birthplace||New York City, USA.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||not available.|
|Current Residence||New York City, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: --
|Debut||Web Series: Why Can't Girls Code.
TV Show: Everything’s Gonna Be Okay (2020, as Genevieve).
Film: Theresa Is a Mother (2015, as Tuesday McDermott).
|Various Projects||1. Before Your Very Eyes.
2. Everything’s Gonna Be Okay.
3. Theresa Is a Mother.
4. Why Can't Girls Code.
5. Evil Lives Here.
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5' 2".
Centimeters: 157 cm.
Meters: 1.57 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 39 Kg.
Pounds: 85 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-24-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||3.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Darren Press.
Mother: C. Fraser Press.
Sister: Schuyler Press and Amaya Press.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend.|
|Boyfriend||Name not available.|
|Alma Mater.||Not yet.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Ryan Gosling.
Actress: Emma Stone.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Switzerland.|
|Favorite Color||Dark Blue.|
|Love to do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$400K US dollars (As of 2019).|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Maeve Press
- The actress was born in the year 2003 to her father and mother (Maeve Press’s age is 16 years old, as of 2019). Her birthplace is New York City, USA. But there are no details about her actual birthdate and zodiac sign.
- The comedian’s mother “C. Fraser Press” is an American director, writer, and actress who played the lead role as Theresa McDermott in the film “Theresa Is a Mother”.
- C. Fraser’s other notable works are “A Driving Lesson” and “Fourth Wall Down”.
- Moreover, her father “Darren Press” is also an American film director and film producer.
- Press has two sisters named Schuyler Press and Amaya Press who also acted in the movie “Theresa Is a Mother” as Maggie McDermott and Penelope McDermott respectively.
- Actress Maeve Press managed a decent height of 5 ft 2 in (157 cm tall) and her weight is around 39 kg.
- Her first movie won the Orlando Film Festival and Amsterdam Film Festival Award.
- Maeve’s profile also featured on NPR’s Here & Now.
- Furthermore, the comedian’s various inspirations are Nina Simone, Audrey Hepburn, Tig Notaro, and Melissa Benoist.
- She also acted in the documentary television series called “Evil Lives Here”. The actress starred in one episode “My Brother, the Devil” as Wallace Jeff’s Daughter.