Who is Tasya Teles?
Tasya Teles was born under the zodiac sign of Aquarius on 1 February 1985, in Toronto, Ontario Canada; she holds Canadian nationality and her ethnicity is of mixed Ukrainian and Brazilian descent. She’s an actress with nearly 30 credits to her name, perhaps known best for her role as Echo in the series “The 100”, starring Bob Morley, Eliza Taylor and Marie Avgeropoulos.
Early life and education
Tasya was raised alongside her sister Tanikka by their mother Linda Marie Harasim, who has Ukrainian roots, and their father Lucio Franca Teles, whose origins are from Minas Gerais, Brazil. When Tasya was six years old, her family moved to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, where she spent her childhood.
She attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 2013, she enrolled at Concordia University, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre, in 2016.
Roles in series
After she debuted as Charlene in the documentary TV series “Untold Stories of the ER” in 2013, Tasya made appearances in series such as “Package Deal”, “Continuum”, and “Witches of East End”, before she was cast to play Kendra in “Rogue”, an action crime drama which had 20 award nominations and won three.
In the following years, she had some support roles in “Rush”, “Intruders”, “iZombie”, and “Supernatural” acting alongside Jim Beaver, Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles in this fantasy horror drama which had 126 award nominations, including three for Primetime Emmys, and won 38. After that, she portrayed Traveler 009 in “Travelers” which brought her a nomination for Leo Award Best Guest Performance by a Female in a Dramatic Series, in 2018; the series had 16 award nominations and won four.
She was next cast to play Tricia in the popular Fox series “Prison Break”, acting alongside Dominic Purcell, Amaury Nolasco and Wentworth Miller in this action crime drama about an innocent man who’s sentenced to death, and his only hope is his brother who is trying to get into the same prison, so that they can escape together. The series had 32 award nominations, including one for a Primetime Emmy, and won eight.
Tasya portrayed Echo in “The 100”, a mystery science-fiction drama series, which is set 97 years after a nuclear war destroyed almost all life on the Earth, and the only survivors are people on twelve space stations; after the life support system begins failing, they send 100 juvenile prisoners from ships back to Earth to determine if it’s inhabitable again.
The series had 44 award nominations, including one for Primetime Emmy, and won 11; Tasya’s role as Echo was her most recent role in television series.
Roles in movies
Tasya made her acting debut portraying Maria in the 2013 movie “Afflicted”, followed by her role as Leah in the short movie “Mirrors” starring alongside Nathan Witte and James Melville, followed by support roles in numerous movies such as “Skin Trade”, “Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever”, “The Girl in the Bathtub”, and “Autumn Dreams”, among others.
In the following years, she was cast to play Carrie in “37-Teen”, and Tracy in “The Perfect Pickup”, and then portrayed Jaq Varick in the action drama “Break Even”, starring alongside Steve Guttenberg and James Callis, and this was her most recent role in a movie.
There are two movies “The Morning After the Night Before” and “In Deep” which are in pre-production, and Tasya’s announced that she might star in these films.
Love life and relationships
There were some rumors concerning both Tasya’s love life and sexual orientation, however, she hasn’t spoken about these speculations, as she prefers to keep her private life a secret.
There is not much information about who Tasya has dated, but it’s widely known that she’s married to Sachin Sahel, her co-star from the series “The 100” who portrayed Doctor Eric Jackson.
Sachin was born under the zodiac sign of Leo on 28 July 1985, in Edmonton, Alberta Canada, and is an actor with nearly 35 credits to his name, perhaps known best for his work in series such as “The 100” and “The X-files”.
Tasya and Sachin started dating soon after they met on the set, and after a few months of dating, they secretly married on 10 November 2017.
As of December 2021, Tasya is still married to Sachin; they live together in Vancouver, and don’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Tasya’s favorite hobby is modeling, and she’s been on the cover pages of various magazines, such as “Muze Magazine”, “Grumpy”, “Daman”, “Unpopular” and “1883 Magazine”; she enjoys photo-shooting sessions.
She was heard as a voice actor in the video games “Watch Dogs 2” and “Far Cry 5”.
On her Instagram, which has been followed by close to a million people, her fans can keep track of her work and life; she also has a Twitter account, which has gained over 100,000 followers, and she tweets about various themes. Her fans can find her on Snapchat too.
She often posts about her volunteer work with ‘Care Me Foundation’ – Tasya paints and gives her original pieces to auction, to help the organization raise money.
Tasya is into traveling, and thanks to her acting career, has visited a couple of US states – her favorite travel destination is Los Angeles, California, and she dreams of visiting her father’s hometown in Brazil.
In her spare time, she likes to hang out with her best friend, who is her fellow from “The 100”, Marie Avgeropoulos, and Tasya often shares with her fans photos featuring herself and Marie.
Tasya is into sports, she takes care of her body by swimming, doing aerobics, and yoga; although she tries to eat healthily, she can’t resist her favorite ‘Nuttela’ cream.
Age, height, and net worth
She is 36 years old, her hair is light brown and her eye color is hazel; she weighs around 128lbs (58kgs) and is 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall, with vital statistics of 30-24-33.
As of December 2021, her net worth has been estimated at close to $1.5 million.