Paula Reca (born April 10, 1987) is an Argentine Film, Theatre and TV Actress. Paula won the ACE Theatre Award (Argentina´s most prestigious theatre award; equivalent to a TONY Award) for Outstanding Performance in Theatre in 2012 and was nominated for best actress by Nuevas Miradas de TV Awards in 2013. In Film Paula starred in "Belgrano" (2010) by Juan Campanella, Academy Award Winner Director for Best Foreign Film 2010 and also starred in "Veredas", produced by INCAA, Sebastián Perillo and NoProblemCine (2014). "Veredas" won the special mention from the Jury at the Mar del Plata International Film Festival 2014. In Theatre Paula played Sophie in "Mamma Mía!" directed by Broadway's Associate Director Robert Mcqueen (2012) and played Louisa in "The Sound of Music" directed by Jonathan Butterell (Broadway, "The Light in the Piazza") with Lighting Design by Tony Award Winner Rick Fisher (2011). Both musicals at Teatro Opera in Buenos Aires (1800 seat theatre). Her TV credits playing leading roles include: "Casi Angeles", "Aliados", "German, Ultimas Vinetas" and "Aliados Season 2". Both "Casi Angeles" and "Aliados" aired in over 20 countries around the world. Paula was the face of two Argentine Fashion Campaigns. In 2014 of BOLIVIA and in 2015 of AMORES TRASH COUTURE. She got her BFA in Drama from NYU Tisch School of the Arts and her classical theatre training from RADA, London.
Paula Reca was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She graduated from New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, where she got her BFA in Drama. Since her graduation Paula has been working in Film, TV and Theatre in Buenos Aires. In 2012 Paula won the ACE Theatre Award for Outstanding Performance in Theatre after playing Sophie in Mamma Mia!
In 2009 Paula played Luna Vork in Casi Angeles. TELEFE. Produced by Cris Morena Group and RGB.
In 2010 Paula played one of the lead roles in Argentine Film Manuel Belgrano (film). Produced by Juan Jose Campanella, Academy Award Winner for Best Foreign Film The Secret in Their Eyes, and directed by Sebastian Pivotto. Paula starred next to Argentine actors Pablo Rago, Valeria Bertucelli and Pablo Echarri.
In 2011 Paula was in The Sound of Music playing Louisa Von Trapp at the Teatro Opera in Buenos Aires. Directed by Jonathan Butterell. Lightning Design by Rick Fisher.
In 2012 Paula played Sophie in Mamma Mia! Also at the Teatro Opera in Buenos Aires. Directed by Robert McQueen. Paula won the ACE Award for Outstanding Performance in Theatre for this role.
In 2012 Paula played Florencia Alvarez in German, Ultimas Vinetas starring next to Miguel Angel Sola. Television Publica. Directed by Cristian Bernard, Flavio Nardini and Federico Sosa. Paula was nominated for Best Actress in Nuevas Miradas de TV Awards.
In 2013 and 2014 Played Mary in TV Series Aliados. Telefe. Cris Morena
In 2014 starred in Film Veredas directed by Fernando Cricenti and Produced by NOPROBLEM CINE.