NATALIE PAUL is best known for her breakout performance as Doreen Henderson in the HBO miniseries SHOW ME A HERO for which she received rave reviews in Vanity Fair and The New York Times. Most recently she played ambitious journalist Sandra Washington in the HBO series THE DEUCE. Natalie was nominated for NAACP Image Award (Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture) for her performance in CROWN HEIGHTS, where she played the real-life character Antoinette Warner opposite LaKeith Stanfield.
A graduate of Yale University and trained at the NYU Grad Acting program, she has worked in theater, television and film. Theater credits include leading roles in Cry Old Kingdom (Actors Theater of Louisville), Katori Hall's two-hander The Mountaintop (Portland Center Stage) and Juliet in Romeo & Juliet (Classical Theater of Harlem). Other television credits include Boardwalk Empire (HBO), Luke Cage (Netflix), and Power (STARZ) .
A native New Yorker, Natalie hopes her work can both educate and entertain. In addition to acting, she mentors high school students with the Epic Theater Ensemble in NYC.