Furthermore, this Mexico City native’s Dad is from Chile while her Mom is from Mexico. Karla’s grandmother worked as an assistant cook for the prominent Rockefeller family. For two decades, Elba Silva lived in New York City, leaving her native Chile in the 1960s to serve one of America’s wealthiest clans. This stint of her grandmother enabled Karla to obtain an American passport.
Also, Karla is a product of well-known acting institutes. She obtained acting lessons from the Televisa-run Centro de Educación Artística in Mexico City, one acting school in France, and London’s Central School of Speech and Drama. In the latter, the magnificent Mexican performer obtained her acting diploma in 2008. Then, she started taking on roles both in motion pictures and TV series projects.
For her TV stints, Karla appeared in Hispanic and American English-language productions. The titles in her portfolio consist of “Persons Unknown,” “Verano de Amor,” “Los Héroes del Norte,” and “El Presidente.” Plus, Karla has taken on main and guest roles in “How to Get Away with Murder.” From 2014 to 2020, she appeared as Laurel Castillo in 78 episodes of this popular legal thriller TV series. Furthermore, Karla appeared in films produced in the United States and Mexico. They include “Instructions Not Included,” “Nosotros Los Nobles,” “Jacob’s Ladder,” “Everybody Loves Somebody,” “¿Qué Culpa Tiene El Niño?” “From Prada to Nada,” and many more.