However, a producer told her to stay and she was asked to read for the part.Scodelario was born in Haywards Heath, West Sussex.They became engaged on 28 December 2014, and married in December 2015. From 2008 to 2010, Scodelario lived alone in a flat in North London, stating her belief that it is important for women to be "independent and strong".Scodelario suffers from dyslexia, and tweeted in 2010, "Watching an interesting doc on BBC Three about dyslexia, something that I have struggled with my whole life.She appears in the music videos for Stay Too Long, She Said, Love Goes Down, and Writing's on the Wall by British musician Plan B.She can also be seen in the music video for Old Isleworth by The Ruskins and Robbie Williams' 2012 single, Candy.
She is cast in the third storyline as Karen, the love interest of her teacher, who is portrayed by Billie Piper. In January 2012, Scodelario filmed her first American film, The Truth About Emanuel, in Los Angeles.The film premiered at the Venice Film Festival in September 2011 to generally positive reviews, and Scodelario was even hailed as a "heart-wrenching revelation".Wuthering Heights also appeared at several other international film festivals, including the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival, London Film Festival, and the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. In 2011, she signed on to play "Sally Weaver" in a British thriller, Twenty8k.During their relationship, she supported Tittensor after his arrest for an incident where he hit someone while driving in an uninsured car.In April 2014 during the filming of The King's Daughter (formerly known as The Moon and the Sun), Scodelario began dating her co-star, Benjamin Walker.