Naomi Grace Scott (born 6 May 1993) is an English actress and singer. She is known for starring as Kimberly Hart, the Pink Ranger, in the 2017 Power Rangers movie and co-starring as Maddy Shannon in the science-fiction drama series Terra Nova. Scott also starred as Mohini "Mo" Banarjee in the Disney Channel original movie Lemonade Mouth, and as Megan in TV series Life Bites. She is set to play Princess Jasmine in the live-action remake of Aladdin.
Scott in July 2016
|Born||Naomi Grace Scott
6 May 1993
Hounslow, London, England
|Spouse(s)||Jordan Spence (m. 2014)|
Scott was born on 6 May 1993 in London, England. Her mother, Usha Joshi, is Ugandan of Gujarati Indian descent and emigrated to England at a young age, and her father, Christopher Scott, is English. Scott also has an older brother, Joshua. Both her parents are pastors at the Bridge Church, Woodford in Redbridge, northeast London. Scott has participated in missionary and outreach work. In June 2014, she married English footballer Jordan Spence after four years of dating.
Scott began her singing career with the Bridge Church Youth Band. She attended Davenant Foundation School and performed regularly in school musical and drama productions. She was later discovered by British pop singer Kéllé Bryan from the all-girl band Eternal, who signed her as a client. She went to work with British songwriters and producers Xenomania.
Her first major acting role was a Disney Channel UK series Life Bites. In 2010, she was cast as Mohini "Mo" Banarjee in the 2011 Disney Channel original movie Lemonade Mouth, her first role in an American production. That same year, she was cast as Maddy Shannon, in the science-fiction series Terra Nova which premiered in September 2011 on Fox. The series was not renewed for a second season. In 2013, Scott appeared in the music video for the song "Hurricane", by her Lemonade Mouth co-star Bridgit Mendler. In August 2014, she independently released her debut EP Invisible Division. Scott was cast as Ryoko in Ridley Scott's The Martian. She filmed her scenes but they were removed from the final cut. In October 2015, she was cast in a co-leading role as Kimberly Hart, the Pink Ranger, in Power Rangers (2017), the film adaptation of the TV series of the same name. The movie was released on 24 March 2017, and earned Scott her first Teen Choice Award nomination. In July 2017, Scott was cast as Princess Jasmine in a live-action remake of Aladdin.
|2013||Our Lady of Lourdes||Lourdes||Short film|
|2014||Hello, Again||Maura||Short film|
|2015||The 33||Escarlette Sepulveda|
|2015||The Martian||Ryoko||Scenes cut; extended version only|
|2017||Power Rangers||Kimberly Hart/Pink Ranger|
|2008–2009||Life Bites||Megan||Main role, 11 episodes|
|2011||Lemonade Mouth||Mohini "Mo" Banarjee||Television film|
|2011||Terra Nova||Maddy Shannon||Main role, 13 episodes|
|2013||By Any Means||Vanessa Velasquez||Episode: "3"|
|2015–2016||Lewis||Sahira Desai||Recurring role (season 9)|
|Title||Year||Peak chart positions||Album|
(among Lemonade Mouth cast)
|"Fall From Here"
(Nick Brewer featuring Naomi Scott)
|2014||—||—||—||Four Miles Further|
|"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that territory.|
|"She's So Gone"||2011||N/A||Lemonade Mouth|
|"More Than a Band"||Lemonade Mouth cast|
|"Livin' on a High Wire"|
|"Fall From Here"||Matthew Walker||Featured artist; Nick Brewer's music video|
|"Lover's Lies"||2017||Daniel Cummings|
|2017||Power Rangers||Teen Choice Awards||Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actress||Nominated|||