On June 26, 2012, Da Costa married independent film producer and director Joshua Bee Alafia.As of November 12, 2015, Da Costa has filed for divorce from Alafia.
In addition to English, she can speak Portuguese, French, Spanish, and conversational Japanese.
She attended the elite Northfield Mount Hermon School during her high school years before attending college where she majored in Africana Studies and International Relations at Brown University.
Da Costa had supporting roles in the independent films Honeydripper (2007) and The Messenger (2009).
She appeared in the ABC soap opera All My Children in 2008 as Cassandra Foster, the daughter of Angie Hubbard (Debbi Morgan).
For purposes of this list, "one-time" means they were central to an episode one time.
Some of the characters listed here have appeared in later episodes, but only briefly. In September 2013, she gave birth to their son, Sankara.On November 12, 2015, it was reported that Da Costa had filed for divorce from Alafia.Yaya Da Costa (born Camara Da Costa Johnson; November 15, 1982) is an American actress and model.She was the runner-up in Cycle 3 of America's Next Top Model.In 2010, Da Costa had supporting roles in the comedy-drama film The Kids Are All Right and the science fiction action-adventure film Tron: Legacy.