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Karla Souza Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Husband, Kids, Height

Karla Souza Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Husband, Kids, Height

Before becoming famous in 2014 for her role as Laurel Castillo in the ABC drama How to Get Away with Murder, Souza played Dana Villalba Duarte in the Mexican telenovela Verano de Amor and played Prisca in the Spanish-language sitcom Los Heroes del Norte.

Early Life of Karla Souza

She spent her childhood and early life in Aspen, Colorado. As a teenager, Karla studied acting at the Centro de Educación Artística in Mexico City. Afterward, she attended a drama school in France, at that time she was part of a professional theater company. She then attended the Central School of Speech and Drama. From there she graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in Drama.

Who is Karla Souza Married to?

Although there is not much information about her father, it is known that her father’s mother, Elba Silvia, worked as an assistant cook for the Rockefeller family for a period of twenty years after moving from Chile to the United States. Karla Souza has said that moving to the US is the reason she has an American passport.

Karla Souza with her daughter
Caption: Karla Souza with her daughter

In early 2009, Karla Souza was with her colleague and Mexican star Gonzalo Garcia Vivanco together. The two met on the set of Verano de Amor. However, the relationship did not last long, as the couple separated a few months later.

After a five-month engagement, Karla Souza married in Los Angeles her longtime boyfriend Marshall Trenkmann, a banker. In April 2018 her first child was born, a daughter  Gianna Trenkmann.

How much is Karla Souza’s Net Worth and Salary?

Karla is estimated to be at $2 million as of 2022 and is expected to grow in the coming years. On the other hand her husband, Marshall Trenkmann has a net worth of over 2 million US dollars.  As an investment banker, his estimated annual salary from 2018 is $ 76,039.

Body Measurement (Height and Weight)

Beautiful Karla has an attractive body figure. She stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 66 kg.  She has blue eyes color and dark brown hair color. Her height is 36-26-36 inches while her bra size is 36B.


  • Karla began her career as a candidate for the French reality TV show Star Academy.
  • At the age of 22, she returned to Mexico to continue her career as an actress on television and film.
  • She then made her acting debut in the Mexican television film Terminales (2008).
Karla Souza
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  • The following year, she appeared in the Mexican television series Verano de Amor.
  • She became famous in 2013 when she starred in the two Mexican hits Nosotros Los Nobles and Instructions Not Included.
  • For her role in Nosotros Los Nobles, she won the Pantalla de Cristal Film Festival Award for Best Actress.
  • In addition, she also won the Diosas de Plata for best performance – actress for the same film.
  • Karla has starred in several other Mexican and American films, including “Instructions Not Included”, “El Crimen del Cácaro Gumaro”, “Sundown” and “Everybody Loves Somebody”.
  • In 2011 she starred as Lucia in the 2011 television movie Niño Santo.
  • Since 2014, she plays the character Laurel Castillo in How to Get Rid of Murder.
  • For her role in the series, she won the Impact Award 2017 for excellence in a television series.
  • Their salary and assets are unknown to the media.