Thomasin McKenzie shot to international acclaim with her stellar performance in Taika Waititi’s Oscar-winning Jojo Rabbit. Her feet have hardly touched the ground since. A small sample of the fast rising New Zealand actress’ lengthy IMDB profile: she’s set to star alongside Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst in Jane Campion’s The Power of the Dog, and has been in London filming Edgar Wright’s Last Night in Soho, a psychological thriller that sees her playing an aspiring fashion designer in the 1960s.
In the Bag: Thomasin McKenzie
In The Bag is a close up look at the essentials our community members carry with them. Today, rising star Thomasin McKenzie gives us a peek inside her well-travelled bag.
Next she’s off to [redacted] to take part in an enigmatic, untitled film by renowned director M. Night Shyamalan, which no one knows much about except that it also stars Abbey Lee Kershaw and will probably be brilliant.
With that slew of impressive projects on Thomasin’s horizon, we’re picking it won’t be too long before she’s at the Oscars to collect her own. Until then, she’s toting her well-stocked bag around airports and film sets. We caught up with her to find out what’s in it.