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Alaqua Cox: Wikipedia, Career, Injury, Movies & Net Worth



Alaqua Cox is a Native American actress. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, she won a breakthrough role as Maya Lopez. She will also be the protagonist of a spin-off series, Echo.

Her career as a Hollywood actress continues to flourish, and she is expected to make more movies and television shows.

In this article, we’ll explore the basics about Alaqua Cox’s height and age.


Alaqua Cox Wikipedia

Alaqua Cox

She is a Native American actress who has appeared in a couple of series.

She is was born on February 13, 1997, Age is 24 years old.

Her breakout role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe came as Maya Lopez/Echo in the Disney+ series Hawkeye (2021), and she will play the lead in the upcoming spin-off series Echo.

Cox, the son of Elena and Bill Cox, was born deaf. She is of the Menominee and Mohican tribes and was born and raised on the Menominee Indian Reservation in Keshena, Wisconsin.


She has three brothers and sisters, Will, Jordan, and Katie. She participated in volleyball and the girls’ basketball team at the Wisconsin School for the Deaf from 2014 to 2015.

Cox had a prosthetic leg and was amputee.  She has kept her injury’s cause a secret.

She portrays Maya Lopez/Echo in the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Disney+ series Hawkeye (2021) and the upcoming spin-off series Echo, which centres on her character

Cox was deaf from birth. Her parents are Elena Cox and Bill Cox, respectively.


Cox Career

On December 3, 2020, she was given the role of Echo in Hawkeye, marking her acting debut. A number of people, including deaf campaigner Nyle DiMarco, praised the casting.  “I taught at the School for the Deaf throughout Africa, Asia,  Europe, in my work for the U.S. State Department, the students adore Echo will be thrilled about this,” said David W. Mack, a co-creator of Echo, in response to the announcement of the Echo television series in June 2021.
Cox attended the Hawkeye premiere for Marvel on the red carpet. “Getting my own show after Hawkeye is just so insane. That was essentially my very first acting gig ever, Cox told a Variety reporter. “I

Cox Physical Appearance

Height (Approx.) 5 Feet 6 Inches
167 cm
1.6 m
Weight (Approx.) 66 Kg
145 lbs
Eye Color Lite Brown
Hair Color Brown

Cox Movies

  • Known For. Hawkeye Maya Lopez (2021)
  • Echo Echo / Maya Lopez (2023)
  • Hollywood Insider Self (2021)
  • Actress. Hawkeye Maya Lopez (2021)

Cox Leg Injury

Alaqua has a prosthetic limb and was amputee. We don’t know exactly how she lost her lower right leg because she hasn’t revealed what happened to anyone in public. She isn’t, however, allowing the need for a prosthetic leg to slow her down or prevent her from pursuing her goals.

Using Zoom and an ASL interpreter, I spoke with Entertainment Weekly “People like me who have disabilities are capable of doing anything: we can flip, fight, and fall. I can’t wait for people to marvel at what she can accomplish.”

The MCU’s Echo, who is primarily presented as a supporting character but is known for being a hero in a time period that fits so well with MCU Phase 4, will soon allow viewers to experience what Alaqua is capable of doing on television.


The deaf daughter of Willie Lincoln, a member of the Cheyenne Nation and one of the Kingpin’s enforcers, Maya Lopez was a Native American.

Cox Net Worth

Alaqua Cox is estimated to have a net worth of $5 to $600,000.

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