Paulina Singer

Paulina Singer is an American actress, known for her roles as Grace Bledsoe on WE tv's horror drama series South of Hell and Jessie Tyler on Freeform's teen drama series Dead of Summer.

Paulina Singer
BornMay 9, 1991
  • Actress
  • singer
Years active2011–present

Early lifeEdit

Singer was born and raised in Exeter, New Hampshire.[1] Her father is African American and her mother is of Ukrainian descent.[2] She studied for a year at Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts in New York City before dropping out to pursue an acting career.[3] At 19, Singer joined the Upright Citizens Brigade to study improvisational theatre.[3]


In 2015, Singer was cast in a main role in the WE tv horror drama series South of Hell, executive produced by Eli Roth and Jason Blum. She portrayed Grace Bledsoe, alongside Mena Suvari and Bill Irwin.[4] The following year, she joined the regular cast of Freeform's teen drama-thriller series Dead of Summer, portraying summer camp counselor Jessie Tyler.[5] In 2017, she portrayed the lead role of Kelley Winters in the Lifetime television film High School Lover, alongside James Franco, Lana Condor, and Julia Jones.[6] In 2018, she starred in Stella's Last Weekend, alongside Nat Wolff and Alex Wolff.



Year Title Role Notes
2015 Puerto Ricans in Paris Lexi
2015 The Nymphets Madison
2015 The Intern ATF Receptionist
2016 The Recipe Sasha London
2017 The Wilde Wedding Pink
2017 Darcy Twinkle
2018 Shrimp Angelina
2018 Stella's Last Weekend Violet


Year Title Role Notes
2013 How to Make It in America Nilda Dominguez 3 episodes
2013 Person of Interest Amber Episode: "Liberty"
2014 The Affair Ruby Episode: "2"
2015 Gotham Josie Mac 3 episodes
2015 South of Hell Grace Bledsoe 8 episodes
2016 Blue Bloods Maribel Rivas Episode: "Blast from the Past"
2016 Orange Is the New Black Aliyah Jones Episode: "Toast Can't Never Be Bread Again"
2016 Dead of Summer Jessie Tyler 10 episodes
2017 High School Lover Kelley Winters Television film
2018 Falling Water Lainie Whicker 4 episodes
2018 Tell Me a Story Laney Reed Recurring


  1. ^ Magallon, Stacy (December 31, 2015). "January 2016: Issue #55". NKD Mag. Issuu.
  2. ^ Agafanov, Mikhael (August 15, 2016). "10 Things You Should Know About Paulina Singer". Myspace.
  3. ^ a b Stone, Avery (November 17, 2016). "Paulina Singer". Lady Gunn.
  4. ^ "Zachary Booth, Bill Irwin, Six More Round Out 'South Of Hell' Cast On WE TV". Deadline Hollywood. October 23, 2014.
  5. ^ Slezak, Michael (January 23, 2016). "Dead of Summer: Freeform Horror Series Casts Ugly Betty Vet, Others". TVLine.
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (January 13, 2017). "Lifetime Orders Michael Jackson Original Movie, Picks Up James Franco, Viola Davis Films – TCA". Deadline Hollywood.

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