Paula Labaredas

Long bio-straight to the heart

On July 6th in a small town in Portugal, Paula Maria Esteves Labaredas was born in her grandma’s home. She is the middle child of three girls. Paula was brought up Catholic, and her mom wanted all her girls to become nuns. At the age of 2, Paula’s family migrated to America in hopes of finding “The American Dream”. On the way to America, Paula’s life was almost cut short. The American dream did not seem so great to her parents anymore, when they thought they lost their child. On the plane, Paula started hyperventilating. She then fell unconscious and stopped breathing. She was pronounced dead by a doctor on board, but luckily a few moments later she revived. The Labaredas’ family set up their home in Bridgeport, Connecticut, where her father worked as a construction worker, and her mother a seamstress in factories. Being from the old country, her father once built a wine cellar from scratch, and her mother often made clothes for Paula and her sisters. Paula attended inner city schools, and throughout grammar school was a member of the chorus, which held yearly school productions.

Paula was very shy. She grew up in a strict, disciplined household, which caused her to feel locked up and suffocated. As a result, she used television and her imagination as an escape. At the age of 16 she started working as a waitress and was able to save enough money and attend college. There she had courage to overcome her shyness by discovering and falling in love with acting. She knew she wanted to perform the rest of her life.

Against her family’s wishes (where leaving home before marriage goes against the cultural grain), Paula made the move to NYC, to pursue her acting career. Within the 1st year she found it financially, emotionally, and physically difficult…moving eight times, sleeping on friends' floors, basically living out of her suitcase, yet she continued on her acting journey, booking jobs in soap operas, independent films, web series & off broadway plays, which eventually led her to Los Angeles.

Paula’s intense passion, tenacity & persistence keeps her on the road to continued success. She wants to excel in her work, and be one of the best in the film industry.

Paula’s pure heart shines through her work, which is evident in her poems, her paintings, and her charity work. Paula has also produced numerous shorts, web series & co-produced two features through her production company Lucky Tiger Films. She has been a vegetarian for over 10 years, is spiritual, loves too work out, loves to dance, and loves to spend her free time with her family.

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Paula Labaredas Aeon Flux Cosplay

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Daily Star in a Bikini for Selfie Girl

Paula Labaredas in a Newspaper article "Noticias De Barroso"

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Paula Labaredas Featured in Migugin in Zebra Print

Paula Labaredas in Icelev Magazine

Paula Labaredas at Style Fashion Week

Paula Labaredas' St. Patrick's day outfit

Paula Labaredas Selfie Girl Video Featured on Daily News

Paula Labaredas Featured in MoeJackson for St. Patrick's Day

Paula Labaredas Featured in Examiner for Selfie Girl a Barbie Girl Parody

Steppin Out Magazine Interview

Paula Labaredas Featured in HawtCelebs

Paula Labaredas Featured in Gornoblonde for Axe To Grind

Selfie Girl a Barbie Girl Parody Featured in MoeJackson

Paula Labaredas starring in the horror film, "Axe To Grind" Now available on Amazon, Best Buy and VOD

Cover of Pompano Today Magazine November Issue

Paula Labaredas sighting at Sofitel Hotel

Paula Labaredas at "24 Hour Screening"

Paula Labaredas at the 6th Annual Burbank International Film Festival

Paula Labaredas featured on Superficial

Paula Labaredas featured in Joblo for "Back to School Special Ever"

Featured on Egotastic modeling Back to School wear

Featured on MoeJackson for Back to School sexy wardrobe

Paula Labaredas on the Cover of We Rise Mag March issue

Paula Labaredas appearing in HOT ROD Girls Special Edition 12/13

Paula Labaredas on the Cover of Steppin' Out Mag

Paula Labaredas in Pompano Today Magazine August 2013 issue

Paula Labaredas in EGOTASTIC modeling Lingerie

Paula Labaredas modeling 4th of July bikini

Paula Labaredas in SPORTS ILLUSTRATED as Lovely Lady of the day

Paula Labaredas featured in MoeJackson wearing a Patriotic dress

Paula Labaredas wearing American Flag bikini

Paula Labaredas models Bastardly apparel

Paula Labaredas models Bastardly apparel

Paula Labaredas co-stars in horror film "Axe to Grind"

Paula Labaredas AOL News Euro Soccer

Paula Labaredas featured in USA TODAY SPORTS

Paula Labaredas filming the Kato Kaelin show

Paula Labaredas in The Examiner, currently starring in a web series with Richard Hatch

Paula Labaredas in We Rise Mag February-Valentine issue

Paula Labaredas in DailyStar for Euro Cup

Paula Labaredas in Out of aces Hot Pics

Paula Labaredas in Celebrity Bikini Gossip

Mini bio-to the point

Portuguese American beauty Paula Labaredas started her career on a very promising note by winning her very first acting award, the “Shining Star Award.” She then hit the big apple (NYC) landing a starring role as a series regular in an international soap opera, “Mausum.” She has had the honor of working with legendary actor Al Pacino and the renowned producer/director Roger Corman. As a correspondent, Paula’s charm, versatility, and doer attitude has given her the opportunity to interview such greats as James Cameron, Morgan Freeman, Patrick Stewart, Buzz Aldrin and Jim Lovell among others.

A model and an internet sensation, Paula’s modeling pics continuously go viral. She reached 9000 followers, within two weeks, on Instagram. Paula was recognized by AOL news as Euro 2012’s main attraction and seen by as having won the SDDC award for her cosplay modeling. Paula has been featured on blogs of Sports Illustrated, Portugal's Playboy, Aol News, Radar Online, NY Post, Huffington Post, Nasdaq, Aol News, Radar online, and Daily Star, as well as many others. Paula’s image has also graced the pages of Hod Rods, Car Craft, Femme Fatales, CFQ, the cover of Cupcake Magazine, We Rise Mag & numerous newspapers.

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