Courtney Eaton (born 6 January 1996) is an Australian film actress and model. She is known for her role as Cheedo the Fragile in the 2015 film Mad Max: Fury Road.
Eaton was born in Bunbury, Western Australia. She studied at Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School. Eaton is of Chinese, Maori, Cook Islander, and English descent. Her father is Australian and her mother is New Zealander.
Eaton was spotted by Christine Fox, head of Vivien’s Models, in a fashion graduation at age eleven. Fox signed up Eaton with her father’s blessing and prepared her to model at age sixteen. She took part in an acting workshop with Myles Pollard as part of her modelling development, and auditioned in Sydney for Mad Max: Fury Road (2015). Eaton landed a part and co-starred in the series as Cheedo the Fragile, one of the five wives of Immortan Joe in the film. Of her part, Eaton said that Fragile is “the youngest of the [five] wives” and that “She is a child who has been deprived of her childhood, and personally I think she is a bit messed up from it and not right in the head.”
On 12 December 2013 Eaton joined the cast of the film Gods of Egypt in the lead role of Zaya, a slave girl and love interest of the main character, along with Gerard Butler and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau under Alex Proyas’ direction.
Eaton is dating actor and musician Ross Lynch.
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