Freya Mavor

United Kingdom

Freya Mavor Bio

Who is Freya Mavor

Freya Mavor is a Scottish actress and model. She is best known for playing Mini McGuinness in the E4 teen drama Skins. She is known for: Sunshine on Leith (2013), Skins (2007), Not Another Happy Ending (2013), The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (2015).

Early Life (Childhood)

Mavor was born in Glasgow but grew up in Inverleith, Edinburgh. She is the daughter of an award-winning playwrighter, James Mavor. She went to Collège Eugène Fromentin in La Rochelle, France and also at Mary Erskine School in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Interesting Facts

Freya had her first experience in a high school stage production of The Tempest. She auditioned for Skins (2007) after hearing on a bus that people were talking about the show.

Personal Life

Freya personal life has always been private. She has two brothers, Hugo and Alex. Although she has been always private about her personal affairs and boyfriend she is not married till now. She might be single or maybe dating no actual information can be known about it.


Freya won the Fashion Icon of the Year Award at the 2011 Scottish Fashion Awards. She was also nominated for best actress at the TV choice awards 2012. In 2013, Screen International named her as one of the UK Stars of Tomorrow.


There was a rumor that the Skins actress Freya Mavor might be dating One Direction's Niall Horan, after turning him down three years ago.