Paola is a Mexican/Colombian actress based in Los Angeles, she plays Michelle on HBO’s smash hit Ballers starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. You can catch her next in the film Tax Collector staring Shia Labeouf, directed by David Ayer.
She was also in the movie ‘Traded’ as Maria, and a short film called ‘Protagonist’ written and directed by Eric Roth writer of Forest Gump and his son Alec Roth.
Paola also works as a voice over actress on shows like South Park. For six years she has worked on perfecting her craft as an actress, being part of different theater plays and studying different acting techniques such as uta Hagen, Meisner, Lee Strasberg, Chekhov.
She started in Miami as a TV host in English and Spanish. Paola also models on runways, print campaigns like L’Oréal, Skechers, Bebe along with magazine covers and commercials for brands like Coca Cola, State Farm, Moroccan Oil. Her TV shows in Spanish include work next to big Latino names as Carlos Ponce, Carlos Vives, and Julio Iglesias.
Besides acting and being part of the entertainment business, Paola enjoys sharing her journey to inspire other people to pursue their dreams. Using her influence as a Latina in Hollywood and sharing her story as an example after coming from a business career working for the Colombian government to switching her life and pursue acting.