Kaya Scodelario is an English actress best known for her portrayal of Effy Stonem in the series Skins. She has gone on to appear in multiple films and television series.

Scodelario played Teresa in the film adaptation of James Dashner's The Maze Runner.

Selected filmography


  • Clash of the Titans (2010)
  • Shank (2010)
  • Wuthering Heights (2011)
  • The Truth About Emanuel (2013)
  • The Maze Runner (2014)
  • The Maze Runner: Scorch Trials (2015)
  • The Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)

Television appearances

  • Skins (2007-2010, 2013)
  • Southcliffe (2013)
  • Walking Stories (2013)


  • Scodelario had no prior acting experience before being cast in Skins as Effy Stonem at the age of 14.