Laysla is a prominent Canadian actress, who has contributed a lot to the Canadian Film Society, and is known to many for her role as Dodge in the “Locke & Key” drama series.
Age, Early Life, Education Background
Laysla De Oliveira was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on 11 January 1992 – her zodiac sign is Capricorn, she’s 29 years old as of 2021, and has Snowdrop and Carnation as her birth flower. Laysla’s parents, whose names are not yet revealed, are Brazillian natives who moved to Canada long before she was conceived.
Laysla purportedly has a close relationship with her parents, and has been spotted celebrating Mother’s Day and Father’s Day with them, and friends such as Lorena Marques. Laysla attended a local high school in Canada, where she joined dancing classes. She went to Rosedale Heights School of Arts.
Favourite Things, Hobbies, and Interests
Laysla’s favourite actor and actress are Ryan Gosling and Natalie Portman respectively.
She loves artwork, enjoys reading books, and watching theatre plays.
Her favorite dishes are fries, pizza, and ice cream.
Laysla loves travelling, and her dream holiday destinations are Greece and Italy
Ever since she was a child, Laysla dreamt of becoming a model, and began modelling at the age of 14, and was signed by a modelling agency when she was in college. However, she decided to put more priority on making appearances on the TV. Before she started her career as an actress, Laysla worked at a restaurant, then got her first role as Tessa, in 2013’s film “Gothica.” Her second film appearance was in 2016 when she featured as Maria in the film “Onto Us”, and in the same year featured as Paula in “An American Girl: Lea to the Rescue” family drama film, a role that brought her massive fame.
In 2017, the actress assumed the role of Angela in the film “Jalen Vs. Everybody”, and the year that followed marked Oliveira’s breakthrough in her career when she portrayed Emma in the movie “Acquainted”, a Natty Zavitz-directed drama film revolving around the story of former classmates who are reunited after they meet unexpectedly in a bar, which triggers them to question their relationships.
Laysla made appearances as Johanna Peeters in two episodes of 2012’s “Covert Affairs” (“Super Creeps” and “Scary Monsters”). She featured in “Nikita” TV series, in which she portrayed Bettina. Oliveira also contributed to one of 2018’s “iZombie” episodes, in which she appears as Zoe Ward.
She was cast to appear as Glow in three episodes of “The Gifted”, and featured in other films and TV series including 2019’s “Guest of Honor,” “Business Ethics,” “In the Tall Grass,” and “Code 8” among others. Currently, Laysla holds a protagonist role in the horror TV show, “Locke & Key” that premiered on Netflix on 7 February 2020.
Oliveira has been working on several projects, and some of her upcoming TV shows and movies include “Dinner Party” which is under post-production, “Brothers Blood”, and the film “Gone Baby Gone.”
She is active on Instagram and Twitter, and is keen on sharing her day-to-day work experiences with her fans on the former.
Oliveira isn’t married, but is in a long-term relationship with her boyfriend Jonathan Keltz, whom she started dating in March 2012. Jonathan Lippert Keltz is a renowned American actor who started making appearances on the TV when he was a teenager, and has featured in various iconic productions, including “21 and Over” and “Entourage” by HBO. The duo met during the shooting of the film “Acquainted,” when Oliveira was making her debut in her acting career. Jonathan is four years older than Laysla. The couple loves traveling together to various destinations, and have toured France, Italy, Brazil and many other countries, as seen in the photos they post on their Instagram handles.
The duo are seemingly having a very close relationship and frequently share special videos and photos on their social media pages, especially when one of them is celebrating a birthday. The couple has been accompanying each other for several events and award shows since they started dating.
Oliveira has been in at least three relationships in the past, and is rumored to have been dating Ian Bohen, who is a successful actor. She also dated Adam Douglas Driver, an award winning American actor, who has featured in various films including 2019’s “Marriage Story” and “House of Gucci” in 2021. She has never been engaged, and doesn’t have any children as of 2021.
Laysla is close with Adelaide Kane, an Australian actress, whom she considers a close friend.
Appearance and Body Measurements
Despite being 29 years old, the gorgeous model looks as youthful as a teenager. She is 5ft 6ins (1.69m) tall and weighs around 120lbs (55kgs), with vital statistics of 34-24-36, bra size 32B, and shoe size 6 (UK). Laysla has long dark brown hair and hazel brown eyes – some distinctive features include soft thin lips and lean sexy figure, which she maintains by frequently hitting the gym.
Oliveira has earned fame and a fortune from her career as an actress, with a net worth close to $1 million as of 2020.
Who Is Oliveira’s Boyfriend, Jonathan Keltz?
Johnathan is an established American actor, who came into the limelight for his praised appearance in HBO’s “Entourage.” He was born on 17 January 1988, in New York City, to Karin Lippert, who is a Public Relations Specialist and his father, Martin Keltz, who is the co-founder of Scholastic Productions. His parents are of Polish and German descent.
Jonathan started his acting career at the tender age of 10, and has since featured in many TV shows and movies, including Disney’s “Prom,” “Breach,” “Transgression,” “Entourage,” just to mention a few. Keltz has earned a net worth of close to $5 million from his career as an actor.