Karla has played leads in MURDER (BBC), MISFITS (E4) and PRISONER’S WIVES (BBC). Most recently she was seen in ITV’s drama THE LEVEL, AMADEUS at the National Theatre, crime drama THE VICTIM (BBC) and Beijan Shibani’s DANCE NATION at the Almeida. She will next be seen in the highly anticipated CARNIVAL ROW (Amazon) opposite Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne.
Karla's writing includes the critically acclaimed play MUSH AND ME, which was performed at the Bush Theatre and won the Ideas Tap Underbelly Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the Holden Street Theatres Award in 2014. She is currently adapting MUSH & ME for TV for Channel 4 (Snowed-In Productions), developing a television series called BOOM BOX for Channel 4 (Urban Myth) and writing an episode of Howard Overman's new series THE ONE for Netflix. Karla has written on several shows including the last two Danny Brocklehurst/Harlan Coben series for Netflix (THE STRANGER and SAFE) and previously she wrote an episode of Tony Jordan's Sky One series HOOTEN AND THE LADY (Red Planet). Karla is also developing a short film, a ghost story, which she will direct.