Maya Forbes

United States

Maya Forbes Bio

Who is Maya Forbes

American screenwriter and television producer, Maya Forbes made her debut as a film director with Infinitely Polar Bear (2014). Her other working credits include the screenplay of The Rocker (2008) and many episodes of The Larry Sanders Show.

Early Life (Childhood)

She is the daughter of Peggy and Donald Cameron Forbes. Her father was of French/Scottish descent and her father is of Afro-American ethnicity.

Interesting Facts

She graduated from Harvard in 1990. She has maintained a pretty amount of bank balance. Her net worth is around $1.3 million.

Personal Life

Maya is married to the director, actor, and writer, Wallace Wolodarsky in 2004. They are blessed with a daughter Imogene Wolodarsky and living a happy life.


She won numerous awards which include: CableACE award, Palm Springs International Film Festival award, TheWIFTS Foundation International Visionary award, Women's Image Network award, Writers Guild of America Award. Her sister China Forbes, is an American singer and songwriter.


So far, she has not been the part of any rumor and controversy.