Karla Souza is a Mexican actress known for her role as Laurel Castilo in How to Get Away with Murder. She is a well-known actress in Mexico with many lead roles in Mexican Movies and series.
Karla Souza's Early Life & Education
Karla Susana Olivera Souza was born on 11th December 1985, in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. She is one of three children born to a Chilean father and a Mexican mother Monica. She has one brother Jeronimo Souza and a Sister Monica Souza.
She belongs to mixed ethnicity and her birth sign is Sagittarius.
As for Karla's education, she first studied acting at Centro de Educacion Artistica. Later, she attended acting school in France. She was also a part of a professional theatre company.
While studying in France, she got an offer from the Central School of Speech and Drama in London. She went to London and graduated from the school in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in acting.
Karla Souza's Career
Karla Souza started her career in 1993 from the movie Aspen Extreme, and after returning from London, she appeared in television series Terminales in 2008.
Mexican actress Karla got her major role in Mexican telenovela Verano de Amor as Dana Villabla Duarte in 120 episodes. Her work attracted her in Hollywood and got the role of Laurel Castillo in How to Get Away with Murder, and she also shared the screen with Alfred Enoch, Aja Naomi King, Billy Brown and Viola Davis.
Moreover, she won the 2017 Impact Award for Outstanding Performance in a Television Series in National Hispanic Media Coalition.
After her debut in Aspen Extreme, she had done more than a dozen of the Mexican film. Her role of Barbara Noble in a movie The Noble Family won Best Actress in Pantalla de Cristal Film Festival and Best Performance Actress in Diosas de Plata in 2013
The How to Get Away with Murder actress debuted in Hollywood from the movie Jacob's Ladder in 2018.
Karla Souza's Relationship History
Talking about Karla Souza relationship, she married her banker-boyfriend Marshall Trenkmann in May 2014, in Los Angeles.
Karla and Marshall welcomed their first child Gianna Trenkmaan in April 2018. The couple lives together with their daughter.
Before dating Marshall, she had love affairs with Gonzalo Garcia Vivanco. They started dating in early 2009. They were spotted together in Paris in December 2009
Unfortunately, after a year of a relationship, the couple separated in a mutual understanding.
Karla Souza's Net Worth
As of 2019, Karla net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. Her primary source of income is her acting career. As for her husband, his net worth is also around $2 million.
The Mexican actress lives with her husband and child in a luxury mansion in Los Angeles, California.
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