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Welcome to Mackenzie Davis Fan, your #1 source for info, news, and photos of extraordinarily talented Canadian actress Mackenzie Davis. She stars as Cameron Howe in AMC's Halt and Catch Fire and recently appeared in the "San Junipero" episode of Netflix's Black Mirror. Mackenzie just finished filming Blade Runner 2049 and Tully, and her newest film, Always Shine is on Video on Demand now!

It has been announced by Vulture that Mackenzie and Kerry Bishé have been given the same salary as their male co-stars on Halt and Catch Fire. This is quite the advancement for women in the entertainment industry, so we are extremely happy for them. It was more than deserved! Congrats, ladies!

Halt and Catch Fire begins its fourth and final season this fall with a fresh start: Mackenzie Davis and Kerry Bishé are getting paid the same amount as their male co-stars, Lee Pace and Scoot McNairy.

“Before this season, it was really important to me, just on a personal level of being like, I don’t need to get paid more than anybody; I just want to be paid the same,” Davis, who plays the coding genius Cameron Howe, told Vulture on the set of the show in Atlanta. “Kerry and I deserve to get paid the same as the boys.” Bishé, who plays Donna Emerson, a senior executive at a VC firm, added, “I do think that the principle is important, no matter the size of the numbers we’re talking about.”

Both Davis and Bishé said negotiating the salary with AMC ahead of the final season was simple and straightforward. “Without having to ask this final season or renegotiate our contracts, they paid the four of us the same, which I thought was really generous,” said Bishé. “It was a really nice commitment — literally putting their money where their mouth is.”

READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON VULTURE

Mackenzie is featured as one of the five stars in Interview‘s ‘Youth in Revolt’ cover stories. She is interviewed by her best friend (and Editor-in-Chief) Nick Haramis for the June/July 2017 issue.

Mackenzie Davis is lying next to me in a bed at the Bowery Hotel in downtown New York. She has taken off her pleated skirt to get a bit more comfortable and is uncorking a bottle of white wine with the precision of a master sommelier. We swore we wouldn’t drink—as a rule, it’s best not to mix alcohol and interviews—but then again, this interview isn’t exactly normal for either of us.

A native of Vancouver, Davis studied English at McGill University in Montreal—which is where we met and quickly became friends. Even then, her dream was to make movies, and she spent much of those earlier years honing her craft with secret acting classes and in school plays. Shortly after graduating, she moved to New York and stepped into the revolving door that’s so familiar to aspiring stars: auditions, in person and on tape; meetings and callbacks and screen tests; and the inevitable, “They decided to go with someone a little more established.”

Then, in 2011, Davis met the director Drake Doremus, who, following the critical success of the romantic millennial movie Like Crazy (2011), cast her alongside Felicity Jones, Guy Pearce, and Amy Ryan in the largely improvised family drama Breathe In (2013). As a young woman grappling with her father’s infidelity, Davis conveyed anger, jealousy, and a wide-eyed innocence—sometimes all at once, without even saying a word. Offers began to roll in, not quickly but steadily, across genres: a romantic comedy (That Awkward Moment, 2014, with Zac Efron and Miles Teller), an Oscar-nominated space odyssey (Ridley Scott’s The Martian, 2015), and a feminist indie (Sophia Takal’s Always Shine, 2016). For much of that time, she also starred on one of the most acclaimed—and overlooked—shows on television. In AMC’s tech-centric period drama Halt and Catch Fire, now entering its fourth and final season, Davis plays Cameron Howe, who grows from a punk coder into a shrewd businesswoman at the advent of the internet.

With that project coming to an end, the 30-year-old actress, now based in Los Angeles, is shifting her focus to her two upcoming films: as something of a cipher opposite Ryan Gosling in Blade Runner 2049, the long-awaited sequel to the 1982 masterpiece, and as a night nurse opposite Charlize Theron in the Jason Reitman two-hander Tully.

That was her résumé. This is my friend.

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