Margaret Constance "Maisie" Williams made her acting debut in the HBO fantasy television series ‘Game of Thrones’ in 2011. She played the role of ‘Arya Stark’ which earned her several awards including the ‘Portal Award,’ ‘EWwy Award,’ and 2 ‘Saturn Awards.’ Williams remained a part of the series until it went off-air in 2019. In 2012, she joined the cast of the BBC television series ‘The Secret of Crickley Hall’ directed by Joe Ahearne. The show ran for 3 episodes. In 2014, she made her big-screen debut in the Irish comedy film ‘Gold’ directed by Niall Heery. The film received mostly positive reviews from critics. That same year, she also appeared in the British mystery drama film ‘The Falling’ which also earned praise from critics. The following year, she starred as ‘Ashildr’ in the British science fiction television programme ‘Doctor Who’ created by Sydney Newman, C. E. Webber, and Donald Wilson. She appeared in 4 episodes of the show.
In 2017, she starred as ‘Isabel Baxter’ in the romantic period-drama film ‘Mary Shelley’ directed by Haifaa al-Mansour. The film received mixed reviews from critics. She next appeared in films like ‘Early Man’ (2018), ‘Then Came You’ (2018), ‘The New Mutants’ (2020), and ‘The Owners’ (2020). In 2021, she was seen voicing the character ‘Cammie MacCloud’ in the American adult animated science fiction ‘Gen:Lock’ created by Gray Haddock. She is all set to appear in the upcoming biographical drama miniseries ‘Pistol’ where she will play the role of ‘Pamela Rooke.’
After being shot while trying to stop a group of thugs, Tom, a teen boy gets into a coma. He eventually wakes up and discovers shortly after, that he has developed some strange superpowers since fragments of his smart phone have been embedded in his head. He tracks down those who were responsible for his condition and gets them arrested. He adopts the alias iBoy, and decides to fight crime to set things right.
Five young mutants are kept in a secret facility against their will, to undergo treatment that will turn them into normal human beings. They soon start to question why they are being held, and who is behind it all.