Kaya Kimberley Coleman Prokopchuk, also known as Kaya Coleman, is a Canadian-American actor and model. She is the daughter of Candace Prokopchuk and former CFL star Marvin Coleman.
Throughout high school, Kaya took after her dad and received various awards for basketball and track & field. She also competed for six years as an All-Star Cheerleader. In 2016, Kaya went to the University of British Columbia in Kelowna, BC, Canada to study Medical Molecular Biochemistry as a Major Entrance Scholar.
Following the completion of her degree, Kaya moved to Vancouver where she completed the Rogues West Ensemble Acting Program (2021) and trained with Mcilroy and Associates. In 2020, Kaya signed with Alaeria and has since modeled for Lululemon, Arc'teryx, Oak + Fort, Elate Cosmetics and Native Shoes, among others.
Kaya plays Jolie Dumont in Amazon Freevee's highly anticipated YA drama series called Beyond Black Beauty, which is inspired by the novel Black Beauty.