Paula Lauzon was born Maria Paula Lauzon, in Fall River, Massachusetts, USA. Her Mother is the late Maria A. Lauzon, born in Relva, Sao Miguel Island (homemaker/seamstress) and her father is the late Paul M. Lauzon, born in Fall River MA (a former U.S. Postal Worker).
Paula Lauzon's love of acting and film was instilled by her parents, Maria and Paul, whose passion for film ranged from Spaghetti Westerns to classic horror, suspense, musicals, and iconic films like Casablanca, The Wizard of Oz, The Sound of Music, and King Kong.
Inspired by classic Hollywood icons Myrna Loy and Lucille Ball, Paula cut her acting teeth in community theatre, appearing in The Little Theatre of Fall River productions of Titanic: The Musical, Jesus Christ Superstar, and Oklahoma!.
Paula honed her craft through Master Acting Classes with former Days of Our Lives star, Steve Blackwood, and continued acting in local theatre and music video, including The Portuguese Kids, 'Thrift Shop Parody'. In 2015, she made the leap to commercial work, and quickly became recognized as a diverse character actress both in film and on television shows such as A&E's Cold Case, the Oxygen True Crime Stories, and Murder Book Mystery.
A Member of the Television Academy, Paula was also a judge in the Burbank International Film Festival. As of October, 2019, Paula was a Guest Speaker and became a Member of the Raleigh Film and Art Festival. She also Cast her First Short Horror Film, directed by Daniel Robinson. Keep up to date with Paula's career by visiting her agency bio page.
I have been in the industry since 2013.