(biography, photos, videos) Kaya Scodelario
Kaya Scodelario biography
Kaya Scodelario is a young British actress, star of the television series «Skins», dystopia «the maze Runner» and the Thriller «Emanuel and the truth about fishes».
At birth, the future actress named Kaya rose Humphrey. She was born in Paddington, where she spent her childhood. Kai was just a baby when her father, the Englishman Roger Humphrey, left the family. To further the education of girls was a mom.
By the way, maternal Kaya rose is Brazilian and because of this he is fluent in Portuguese. When Kai was growing up, she officially changed her name to Scodelario – mother’s maiden name. With the father she rarely saw, and in 2010 her husband died.
In the school years revealed that Kaya Scodelario suffers from dyslexia. She read with great difficulty, that could not manage the lessons as it should, resulting in the self-esteem of girls was low. So acting came to her could not be better – Kaya could not only artistic development, but have looked differently at myself.
Actress girl dreamed of becoming since early childhood. She soon started to engage in the drama club, played in the children’s productions, and in 13 years have had a personal agent.
Kaya Scodelario was 14 years old when she decided to take part in the casting for youth television series «Skins». At the audition she was one of the youngest contestants. It embarrassed the girl, and Kai was sure that the age will be the reason for the refusal. But the producers asked her to read a piece of writing by heart and was satisfied. As a result, the role of Effy Stonem got it, and Kai played in this series for six years.
Interestingly, the original character Scodelario was a minor in the first season appeared on screen periodically. Then, thanks to the talent of Kai, her screen time has expanded, and at the end completely made one of the main characters.
In parallel, the actress started acting in feature films. Came out fantastic Thriller «Luna 2012», the fantasy action movie «clash of the titans», romance «Wuthering heights», a love story «Now is the time».
After the success of Thriller «Emanuel and the truth about fishes» Kaya Scodelario auditioned for the role of Katniss Everdeen in «the Hunger games» and Teresa Agnes in the film «the maze Runner», but only got the last of them. She also played the main character in the crime Thriller «tiger House».
Now the young actress is working simultaneously on a number of films, each of which should be popular with viewers. We are talking about the adventure film «the moon and the Sun», the next part of the popular action «pirates of the Caribbean: Dead men tell no tales» and the sequel to the dystopian «the maze Runner: the death Cure».
During the filming of the TV series «wet behind the ears» 15-year-old Kaya scodelario, met with the partner in the picture by Jack O’connell. In the same period, the young girl began to live separately from the mother. She doesn’t think before beginning an independent life, as sure as the modern woman needs to learn to be independent and strong.
The other partner in the «Skins» actor Luke Pasqualino, introduced to Kai with his best friend Elliot Tittensor, the star of the show «Shameless». The girl fell in love once, but didn’t want to show. At the awards ceremony, the «TV Choice», which was nominated and she and Elliot, Scodelario, specially interchanged with other invited to give at the same table with Titanarum.
She hoped her initiative would be unnoticed, but the young man understood immediately and with a smile invited the embarrassed girl to spend the weekend together. They soon declared themselves a couple and dated for five years. Kai supported the beloved even in the difficult moment, when the police accused the actor of intentionally causing harm to a pedestrian who crosses the road in front of his car.
But in 2014, Kaya Scodelario and Elliot Tittensor broke up, and on the horizon for the actress has a new young man — Benjamin Walker. They met on the filming of the picture «Moon and Sun», and on December 28, 2014, publicly announced their engagement. Exactly a year later held a wedding ceremony, and since then, the couple not separate from one another.
7 June 2016 on his page in social network Instagram Kai told fans that she and her husband are waiting for the firstborn. In the fall, and became known gender of the first child of the actress: Kaya Scodelario and her husband will have a son.
Interestingly, the British actress is a hot fan of Arnold Schwarzenegger, especially a series of films about the «Terminator». Kai even called her cat Arnie in honor of the American actor and Governor.
- 2007-2013 — Suckers
- 2009 — Moon 2112
- 2010 — clash of the titans
- 2011 — Wuthering heights
- 2012 — Now is the time
- 2013 — Emanuel and the truth about fishes
- 2014 — the maze Runner
- 2015 — the house of the tiger
- 2016 — the Month and the Sun
- 2017 pirates of the Caribbean: Dead men tell no tales