Law and Order
Stella Maeve
... as
Sylvia Skoller
Gloria Barton
Alexis Henderson
Leslie Sweeney
Nadia Decotis
Date of birth
14 November 1989
Place of birth
Nyack, New York
IMDb profile

Stella Maeve (born Stella Maeve Johnston on November 14, 1989 in Nyack, New York) is an actress who played five different characters in all three primary shows of the Law & Order franchise.

She portrayed Nadia Decotis, a former recurring character on Chicago P.D. (with Jason Beghe, Sophia Bush, Brian Geraghty, Elias Koteas, Jon Seda, and Marina Squerciati).

Maeve's first feature film role was in the comedy-drama Transamerica (2005), and she has since acted in the comedy Harold (2008), and in the crime drama Brooklyn's Finest (2009). She has made appearances on multiple television series, including recurring roles on Gossip Girl (2008–2009), and House (2010–2011)  

She played Sandy West in the film The Runaways (2010), a drama about the 1970s all-girl rock band of the same name, alongside Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning.

In 2013, she was cast as the younger sister of Det. Walter Clark (Theo James) in CBS's crime drama television series Golden Boy (with Kevin Alejandro, Bonnie Somerville, and Holt McCallany).

From 2015 to 2020, she starred as Julia Wicker in the Syfy TV series The Magicians (with Summer Bishil). In 2019, Stella appeared in an episode of the hit CBS drama (and NYC-based and filmed) God Friended Me (with Joe Morton).

In an April 2019 post to Reddit, Maeve confirmed that she is engaged to Deadly Class actor Benjamin Wadsworth. In August 2019, Maeve and Wadsworth revealed via social media that they were expecting their first child together, a girl. They have a daughter, Jo Jezebel Wadsworth born in January 29, 2020.


Law & Order: CI

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