- Name: Karla Souza
- Age: 32 years old
- Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Actress
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Alive
Karla Souza is a Mexican television and film actress. She co-stars as “Laurel Castillo” on the ABC drama series How to Get Away with Murder. Her credits include The Noble Family (2013), Instructions Not Included 2013), and the telenovela Verano de amor. Karla Olivares Souza was born on December 11, 1985, in Mexico City, Mexico. Her father is Chilean, while her mother is Mexican. Her early years were spent in Aspen, Colorado. She holds dual citizenship for Mexico and the United States. Souza attended Centro de Educacion Artistica in Mexico City. She continued her studies at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, England. She graduated in 2008 with a BA degree in acting. She was also the 2008 recipient of the CCP Award for London’s most promising actress.
Souza had an uncredited role as “Kimberly” in the film, Aspen Extreme (1993). She appeared in a single episode of the short lived series, Espejismos (2008). Her first major TV role was as “Dana Villalba Duarte” in the Mexican telenovela Verano de amor. It starred Dulce Maria. The show ran from February to July 2009 for a total of 120 episodes. Souza guest starred in a 2010 episode of NBC’s Persons Unknown. She followed up with prominent roles in Los Heroes del Norte (2010-11), Nino Santo (2011) and La Clinica (2012). She had a bit role in the romantic comedy, From Prada to Nada (2011), starring Camilla Belle, Alexa Vega, and Wilmer Valderrama. Souza’s stage credits include ‘Avenue Q’ and ‘The Sound of Music’. She became the new face of L’Oreal Mexico in 2015.
Souza won the ACE Award for best new actress for the film, Suave patria (2012). Next, she co-starred as “Barbara Noble” alongside Gonzalo Vega and Luis Gerardo Mendez in The Noble Family (2013). The film was directed by Gary Alazraki and it made $26 million at the box office. Souza had a supporting role as “Jackie” in the comedy-drama, Instructions Not Included (2013). Other film roles followed in The Jesuit (2014) with Tommy Flanagan, Everybody Loves Somebody (2017) with Jose Maria Yazpik, and Jacob’s Ladder (2018) with Michael Ealy. Souza was cast as “Laurel Castillo” opposite Viola Davis in the ABC legal drama series How to Get Away with Murder (2014-). The show premiered on September 25, 2014, on ABC. Key people working on the show include Shonda Rhimes (executive producer), and Peter Nowalk (Creator).PERSONAL
Karla Souza is 5ft 4in tall and she’s of Mexican and Chilean ancestry. She speaks fluent Spanish, English and French. Her personal net worth is under review. Souza got engaged to longtime boyfriend ‘Marshall Trenkmann’ in December 2013. They got married five months later in May 2014.
Karla Souza Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Karla Olivares Souza
- Birthday: December 11, 1985
- How Old : Age: 32 years old
- Place of Birth: Mexico City, Mexico
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Actress
- Years Active: 2008-present
- Net Worth & Salary:
- Marriage(s): Marshall J. Trenckmann
- Death-O-Meter: Alive