Maria Lewis Biography & Net Worth
|Popular Name:||Maria Lewis|
|Real Name:||Maria Lewis|
|Birth Place:||South Island, New Zealand|
|Profession:||Journalist, Author, Actress, Screenwriter|
Maria Lewis is a well-known successful Australian author, journalist, and screenwriter. She is also a pop culture commentator and a producer based in Sydney, Australia. A two-time Aurealis Award winner, Maria Lewis is best known for her role on the SBS Viceland show ‘The Feed’ and also on Cleverman after-show ‘Cleverfan’ on ABC. In addition, she is also an ambassador for the Australian Stroke Foundation.
Maria Lewis’s Biography & Career
Lewis was born in the beautiful landscape of South Island, in New Zealand. She was also raised in that same city where she was born. Later on in her life, she moved to the Gold Coast in Queensland to study and work as well.
Today, Lewis is a well-known successful author, journalist, actress and screenwriter.
As a Journalist
When she was just sixteen years of age, Maria Lewis started a career in the field of journalism by joining the Gold Coast Bulletin where she was responsible for covering stories of crime and police brutality for a couple of years.
On Pop Culture
Lewis’ work on pop culture has made it to several publications including the likes of The Daily and Sunday Telegraph, Screen Australia, WHO Weekly, Empire Magazine, Penthouse, Bloody Disgusting, Junkee, New York Post, BuzzFeed, ABC, The Guardian, SFX Magazine, i09, Herald Sun, Film Ink, and The Daily Mail.
As an Author
In 2016, Lewis published her debut novel ‘Who’s Afraid?’ worldwide. The following year, she released its sequel ‘Who’s Afraid Too?’ worldwide. Having been appreciated by thousands of fans and critics alike, her first novel ‘Who’s Afraid?’ is now being adapted for TV by Hoodlum Entertainment, the company behind successful projects like ‘Harrow’, ‘Secrets & Lies’, and ‘Tidelands’.
After recording significant success with her first two books, Lewis made her ‘Young Adult’ debut with her next book titled ‘It Came From The Deep’. Her third book which was self-published in 2017, follows the life of a teenager who discovers a merman that lives in a lake on the Gold Coast, Australia.
She went on to release a fourth book, titled ‘The Witch Who Courted Death’ which was published on Halloween, in 2018. This particular book told the story of Corvossier ‘Casper’ von Klitzing and Barastin her brother, who were both initially introduced in her second book ‘Who’s Afraid Too?’.
The author also released a fifth book which she titled ‘The Wailing Woman’. It is a follow-up story about a family of banshee sisters. It is a series of interrelated stories, which each focusing on different forms of female monsters and usually referred to as the ‘Supernatural Sisters’ series.
As an Actress
The multi-talented Maria Lewis has also served as an actress at different points of her life. She has been a part of several films and television series, appearing in small roles in television series ‘The Feed’ from 2016 to 2017, and in the movie Little Monster in 2019.
Awards & Achievements
Maria Lewis is a multi-talented lady who has somehow managed to find it easy to combine multiple respectable professions all at once. She has worked as a journalist in her lifetime and has also authored several books. She has equally been an actress too, and earned celebrity status and recognition for her remarkable work on pop culture.
Her second book ‘Who’s Afraid Too?’ was a hit. It was widely accepted by thousands of people in the United States as well as in other countries where she has now achieved fame. It won the author an Aurealis Awards in 2018 under the category of Best Horror Novel. In 2019, one of her books, titled ‘The Witch Who Courted Death’ was awarded an Aurealis Award in the category of Best Fantasy Novel. Likewise, she has been nominated for many other awards, and it is predicated that at the rate at which she is carrying on with her work, Maria Lewis may go on to pick up many more awards and accolades in years to come. Her novel ‘Who’s Afraid?’ is being adapted for TV by Hoodlum Entertainment at this moment, and her fans can’t wait to have what is expected to be another hit from the amazing Lewis.
When it boils down to the aspect of her personal life and private affairs, not so much is known about this groundbreaking Australian journalist and author. She is yet to reveal as much as her date of birth. Nobody knows anything about her immediate family or extended relatives. We also haven’t been able to collect any information about her relationship life or establish if she is either married, having a relationship, or raising kids. Everything indicates that she is settled on her career at this moment, and she has all our love and support as she continues to expand her reputation and fortune.
Maria Lewis Net Worth
After working as an actress, author, journalist and pop culture contributor for several years, Maria Lewis has managed to build a net worth of $150,000. This is the figure that has been reported by various online platforms that are considered legitimate, but on her own part, Maria Lewis is yet to say anything about her earnings and salary from her work. Therefore, her financial statistics is currently unverified and under dispute.