Kaya Rose Scodelario was born in Haywards Heath, Sussex, England to Katia (Scodelario) and Roger Humphrey (Roger Humphrey). ). Her father is British and her mother is Brazilian, with Italian and Portuguese descent. Her last name comes from her mother’s Italian grandfather. Thanks to her mother, Kaya is fluent in Brazilian Portuguese and English.
At the age of 14, she participated in the audition for “Skin” (2007), the first episode of the new channel E4, which is known for portraying real teenagers like her without professional acting experience rather than experienced adult actors . She won the role of “Effy Stonem” and joined the show in January 2007.
Scodelario and Effie left a deep impression on the audience after the debut of her Never Talking Challenge. At the forefront of many disasters, including stalkers, death, and sexual stress, Effie became a fan favorite because she was able to solve life-testing situations while keeping her head sober.
As the characters and roles grow, Scodelario likes to describe the reality tests and challenges Effie faced in friendship, interpersonal relationships and adolescence as she described. After two seasons of “Skin” (2007), the series underwent an overhaul at the end of 2007. It feels like most of the roles have been completed, except for Effie, the screenwriters wrote down every role.
This puts even more pressure on Scordario, because it means that she will become the most well-known face in the third season. While waiting for the start of the new season of “Skin” (2007), she used her recent influence to find more career opportunities. She joined the elite agency Models 1, and soon became a cover model for SuperSuper magazine.
She starred in her feature film debut in “The Moon” (2009), starring Sam Rockwell, as an astronaut who encounters a surreal encounter on the moon. With her booming film career and her successful TV series, Kaya Scodelario is undoubtedly a person worth watching.