Kaya Scodelario is an English actress of Brazilian descent.

Kaya Scodelario is best known for her roles as Effie Stonemay in the E4 teen drama Skins and Teresa in the Maze Runner film series (2014–2018).

Other roles include Katherine Earnshaw in Andrea Arnold’s Wuthering Heights (2011),

Carol Ann Boone in Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019),

and Katrina Baker in the Netflix original Spinning (2020).

Kaya Scodalero dated her co-star Jack O’Connell for about a year,

before divorcing the rest of her good friends in June 2009.

Kaya Scodalero married actor Benjamin Walker in December 2015;

They started dating during the shooting of King’s Daughter in early 2014. He has a son.