With the very first Power Rangers movie in 20 years arriving, we thought it was the perfect time for 90’s kids to get acquainted with the new heroes taking on familiar roles. First up is the lovely and talented Naomi Scott, who is playing Kimberly AKA the Pink Ranger.
*Cue “Go Go Power Rangers” theme song.
Who Is Naomi Scott?
Naomi Scott, 23, is an English actress and singer. She is best known for co-starring as Maddy Shannon in the short-lived sci-fi drama Terra Nova, which ran for one season in 2011. Scott also gained attention for her starring role as Mohini “Mo” Banjaree in the Disney Channel original movie Lemonade Mouth and as Megan in the TV show Life Bites.
Scott was born in London, England. Her mother is of Gujarati Indian descent from Uganda and her father is British. In 2014, Scott married soccer player Jordan Spence (the lucky bastard).
The young performer began singing with the Bridge Church Youth Band as a kid. In high school, Scott was a regular participant in school musicals and drama productions. As a teenager, she was discovered by British pop singer Kelle Bryan who signed her as a client. She collaborated with British songwriters and producers Xenomania.
Be sure to check Scott out in Power Rangers.
Film: Power Rangers
Release Date: March 24, 2017
Director: Dean Israelite
Budget: $105 Million