Paul pryce, actor

Paul Pryce is an Actor/Writer based in New York City. He was born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago 🇹🇹.

Notable credits include Netflix original series MARVEL’S JESSICA JONES, HAMLET featuring Academy Award nominee Paul Giamatti; Yale Repertory Theatre, PERICLES; PRINCE OF TYRE AND JULIUS CAESAR; Elm Shakespeare Company, PECONG featuring Tony Award winner Lillias White; National Black Theatre of Harlem among many others. As a Producer/Writer: COME OUT, COME ON (Short Film/NYC), JUS SAYIN’ COMEDY (Web series/NYC).

He has an M.F.A in Acting from the Yale School of Drama. He received the Eldon Elders Fellowship (2012), the Oliver Thorndike Award for Acting (2013) and Caribbean Life Newspaper’s 40 Under 40 Award (2014). Paul is co-artistic director of Scarlett Project; a non-profit performing arts and arts education company dedicated to producing Caribbean theatre (Smile Orange, Rum and Coca Cola).

Paul has taught at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Music & Theatre department, Amherst College and is on faculty at the New York Film Academy. He is also the Director of the Uta Hagen Institute’s Hagen Summer Intensive at HB Studio. @paulpryce