Being born into a wealthy family obviously has its own advantages. Likewise, Maya Henry, born with a golden spoon in her mouth, boasts her parents' fortune. She is an Instagram star and a rising young model. Besides, Henry is the fiancee of Liam Payne, one of the members of the popular boy band, One Direction.
Maya has modeled for Dolce & Gabbana, Alta Moda, and Sartoria. She first skyrocketed to fame at 15 for her Quinceanera. Further, Maya and her British singer fiance has been the subjects of media news. Fans are curious when the couple will tie their wedding knot.
Engaged to Liam Payne
Maya Henry, who has been dating Liam Payne since late 2018, is now engaged to the singer. They first met during a backstage meet and greet in September 2015. Liam announced in 2019 that the pair were dating during an appearance on Capital FM's Breakfast show. Further, Maya was recently seen wearing a beautiful diamond ring.
Henry, 20, and Payne, 26, spend most of their life in front of the spotlight, but their relationship was kept a secret. The pair has yet to announce their wedding date. However, Liam was previously in a relationship with The X-factor judge and singer, Cheryl.
Liam and Cheryl Relationship
Payne was in a relationship with pop singer Cheryl from 2015-2018, but their affair became public in 2016. They first met when Liam, at age 14, auditioned for The X Factor in 2008. At the time, Cheryl was a judge on the panelist and was married to a footballer, Ashley Cole.
Liam didn't make it on his first audition, and judge Simon Cowell told him to come back in 2010. The same year Liam joined the boy band, One Direction with fellow contestants, Zyan Malik, Niall Horan, Harry Styles, and Louis Tomlinson.
By 2015, Liam had started dating Cheryl despite she was married to her husband, Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini. As speculated, Cheryl filed for divorce in January 2016, and it was obvious that she was dating Payne. The former couple had an age gap of 10-years.
Liam's Spilt with Cheryl
By February 2017, Cheryl had moved into Liam's three-story mansion in Surrey. They welcomed their first son, Bear Grey Payne, on March 22, 2017. However, when Liam dropped his single, Bedroom Floor, in October 2017, fans were shocked to know that he and Cheryl were breaking up.
Liam revealed that his partner tried to dump him, and further, some news sources reported that the reason behind their separation was their ten-year age gap. In April 2018, they went to the Maldives for a make or break holiday, but after three months, Liam announced he was no longer dating Cheryl.
Maya Henry Net Worth
Despite coming from a wealthy family, Maya Henry works hard and has amassed a decent fortune by herself. Maya has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of 2020. The estimation of her wealth is entirely calculated based on her professional career.
Henry is now a well-known model and actress. She has appeared in several high-profile campaigns and magazine covers. Maya's first big-screen performance was in the short psychodrama film Carte Blanche alongside Dylan Sprouse. Some of the famous celebrity kids are Asahd Tuck Khaled and Sophia Richards.
The young model also earns extra cash from product promotion, sponsorships, and endorsements. Further, Maya can be seen wearing expensive designer dresses and jewelry. Besides, she began philanthropy at an early age after starting her own charitable organization, Maya's Corner, in 2008.
Lavish $6 million worth Birthday Celebration
As the youngest and only daughter of Thomas J. Henry, Maya enjoys the luxury her father provides to her. Thomas threw the most epic and extravagant $6 million ceremony in 2015 for his daughter's Quinceanera, the celebration of a girl's 15th birthday.
Watch short clips of Maya Henry's $6 million worth Quinceanera!
The ceremony took place at a 55,000 sq-foot venue and included a guest performance from Nick Jonas and Pitbull. According to the Daily Mail, Thomas and his wife Azteca wanted to give Maya an unforgettable night to mark her transition into young adulthood.
One of the renowned lawyers in Texas, Thomas, also spend $4 million for his son's 18th birthday. Further, he gifted him a $250,000 blue Ferrari 488 Spyder and an IWC Portugieser Tourbillion watch, worth $200,000.
Who are Maya's Parents?
Maya's super-rich parents, Thomas J. Henry and Azteca Henry, are of Mexican-American heritage. Thomas established his law firm in 1993, and as of now, his personal injury law firm employs over 200 attorneys. The company is one of the biggest plaintiff’s firms in Texas and serves clients worldwide.
Talking about Maya's parents, they are separated as of now. Azteca filed for divorce in November 2019. Further, Thomas has five more children from two previous marriages.
In 2018, Thomas held a $10 million party to celebrate his firm’s 25th anniversary. The family is also involved in numerous charities. Thomas started the ‘Thomas J. Henry Turkey Giveaway,’ where he donates turkeys to families in need in thanksgiving.
Henry works as a model. She's represented by Elite Model Management and Select Model London. Her career has included both runway appearances and magazine covers, including Elle Romania, Harper’s Bazaar Vietnam, Vogue Ukraine, and Glamour Romania. She's walked runways for Dolce & Gabbana, Rami Kadi, and closed out George Hobeika’s Paris Fashion Week show.
According to her IMDB, she co-starred with Dylan Sprouse in an indie 2019 short film called Carte Blanche. Henry has also made cameos in two different music videos; in DNCE's 2016 video for Kissing Strangers and as Billy Ray Cyrus's daughter in the Old Town Road video.
Comes from a Super-Rich Family
Maya Henry was born on June 15, 2000, in San Antonio, Texas, in the United States. She has an older brother named Thomas Henry Jr. (b: December 1999). The family appeared in the 2017 Youtube reality series, Hangin with Los Henrys.
Maya has it all, luxurious possessions, a handsome fiance, a bright future, and a strong background. However, she hasn't let all the privilege rush into her head. Maya prefers to stay humble and grounded.