- Is fluent in Portuguese.
- Her parents divorced when she was a child and she adopted her mother's last name.
- Was only 14 when she auditioned for British teen drama Skins.
- Worked as a model, appearing in magazines like Vogue, Elle UK, and Nylon.
- Appeared in several music videos for Plan B, including 2009's "Stay Too Long," and 2012's "Candy" by Robbie Williams.
- Appeared in a photo shoot for Centrepoint and the Big Issue Foundation to raise awareness for teen homelessness in 2013.