Karla Olivares Souza is a Mexican actress from Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico.
Souza is trilingual, fluent in Spanish, English, and French. In 2009, she debuted in the Mexican telenovela Verano de amor, starring singer Dulce Maria. and later starred in Mexican sitcoms Los Héroes del Norte and La Clinica. Her film roles include in From Prada to Nada; in 2013, she starred in two Mexican box office hits, Nosotros los Nobles and Instructions Not Included. Karla can currently be seen playing the role of Laurel Castillo on the ABC TV series How to Get Away with Murder.