Quick Facts Karla Souza

  • NameKarla Souza
  • Birth NameKarla Olivares Souza
  • NationalityMexican
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionActress
  • Eye ColorGrey
  • Hair ColorBrown
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toMarshall Trenkmann (m. 2014)
  • EducationCentral School of Speech and Drama
  • AwardsACE Award for Best New Actress
  • MoviesThe Noble Family
  • TV ShowHow to Get Away with Murder
  • Birth Year1985
  • Birth month12
  • Birth PlaceMexico City

A Mexican American actress, Karla Souza is best known for her role as Laurel Castillo in the drama series, How to Get Away with Murder. She is also famous for her appearance on the Mexican telenovela Verano de Amor as Dana Villalba Duarte.

Karla is living a happy married life with husband, Marshall Trenkmann since 2014. The couple is blessed with a daughter, born in 2018.

Karla Souza’s Early life and Education

Karla Souza was born on 11th December 1985, in Mexico City as Karla Olivares Souza. Her father is Chilean-American and mother is Mexican. Until she was 8 years old, she lived in Aspen, Colorado and later moved to the United States as she credits her grandmother’s immigration and this is the reason she has an American passport.

CAPTION:Karla Souza during her young age
SOURCE:Entertainment Tonight

She studied acting at Centro de Educación Artística- an acting school. She also attended acting school in France. During her schooling, she was selected to participate in the French reality TV show- Star Academy. She completed her graduation with a Bachelors of Arts in acting from Central School of Speech and Drama.

Karla Souza Acting Career

In the year 2009, she made her television debut in the Mexican telenovela Verano de Amor. Later she starred in Mexican sitcoms Los Héroes del Norte and la Chinica. In 2014, she moved to Los Angeles to continue her English-Language films as well as television roles.

CAPTION:Karla Souza

Karla was cast in a drama series How to Get Away with Murder as Laurel Castillo. She appeared on the cover page of the Women’s Health. She also appeared in a Mexican Journalist show- Carmen Aristegui, and there she revealed that she was raped by the director of a TV show when she was 22 years old. However, she didn’t reveal the name of the director.

Karla Souza Married, Dating Husband, Children, Affairs

Karla has been living a fairytale married life with her husband Marshall– a Texas banker. They got engaged in December 2013 and after five months, in May 2014, the couple tied the knot. And in 2018, the couple welcomed their first child, daughter- Gianna.

CAPTION:Karla Souza husband Marshall Trenkmann
CAPTION:`Karla Souza’s daughter- Gianna
SOURCE: E! Online

And till the date, there are no any rumors regarding their divorce or extra material affairs. In an interview with US Weekly, Karla revealed that her husband always leaves her a sweet note in her bag to make her happy whole day.

Talking about her past affairs and relationship, she was linked with Gonzalo Garcia Vivanco from the year 2009-2010 but they had a nasty break up. However, Karla is now living a happy marriage and we wish a happiness and love life to the most adorable couple- Karla and Marshall. Currently, she resides at L.A, California, U.S.A with husband and daughter

Karla Souza Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary

Karla is popular as Laurel worldwide and her net worth and salary is the interest of her fans. She has accumulated a huge sum of money in her bank account form her acting career. She has featured in several movies and tv series through which she receives a decent amount of money as salary.

Allocating information from several sources as of 2018 it is found out that Karla Souza current estimated net worth is around $7 million and her current salary us under review and will surely be revealed soon.