Naomi Scott (born May 6, 1993) is a british actress who portrays Maddy Shannon on Terra Nova. She was born in London, England, UK. She was able to hide her accent while filming Terra Nova and Lemonade Mouth. She has appeared in Life Bites, a British TV show, and Lemonade Mouth, a Disney Channel Original Movie and her first role in an American production.
Scott was born in London, England. She was the daughter of an Indian Ugandan raised mother and British father.
She is also a humanitarian, as she regularly participates in outreach work and missionaries. She has traveled to Slovakia to teach English in schools and perform with her youth band.
Scott first began her singing career with the Bridge Church Youth Band, in which she often performed regularly with during school musicals and drama productions. She went to work with British songwriters and producers (Xenomania) when she was discovered by Kelle Bryan, a British pop-singer for the band Eternal. Bryan signed Scott as a client. She sang in Lemonade Mouth, along with some of her other fellow castmates Bridgit Mendler, Adam Hicks, Hayley Kiyoko, and Blake Michael.
Her first major acting role was with Life Bites, a Disney Channel UK series that began in 2009. She landed her first role in American production with Lemonade Mouth, a Disney Channel Original Movie, in 2010 and was casted the role of Mo Banjaree, one of the main characters (along with Hayey Kiyoko, Adam Hicks, Blake Michael, and Bridgit Mendler). She is currently co-starring in Steven Speilberg's new TV series Terra Nova, which premiered in September 2011.
|Jason O'Mara as Jim Shannon • Shelley Conn as Elisabeth Shannon • Christine Adams as Mira • Allison Miller as Skye Tate • Landon Liboiron as Josh Shannon • Naomi Scott as Maddy Shannon • Rod Hallett as Malcolm Wallace • Mido Hamada as Guzman • Alana Mansour as Zoe Shannon • Stephen Lang as Nathaniel Taylor|