Nicole Pacent is a Los Angeles-based actor/singer, originally hailing from Connecticut and New York City. She is best known for her portrayal of ‘Aster’ on the hit web series Anyone But Me. For her work on ABM, Nicole was awarded Best Actress in a Web Series in CherryGrrl.com’s 2009 Readers’ Choice Awards, and was nominated in the Best Supporting Actress category in the 2010 and 2011 Indie Intertube Awards, Indie Soap Awards, and American Soap World Awards. Nicole was Autostraddle.com’s ‘Miss June’ in their 2011 calendar, has been named one of AfterEllen.com’s Hot 100 for two years running, and graced the cover of the June 2010 issue of BOUND Magazine, in which she was called ‘the next Angelina Jolie.’
In addition to her on-camera work, Nicole comes from a strong theatrical background, having been raised in the theatre, and receiving her BFA in Drama from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She’s played such iconic roles as ‘Nina’ in Chekhov’s The Seagull, and ‘Beatrice’ in Much Ado About Nothing, and has been seen on several New York stages, including Galapagos Art Space, The Connelly, and The Atlantic. Nicole is also a trained vocalist, having studied opera and musical theatre from the time she was 13, and is currently pursuing the genre closest to her heart, folk rock.
Nicole’s other series, ‘I Hate Tommy Finch,’ is based on the two-person stage play of the same title that Nicole starred in this past October in Chicago. More information about IHTF can be found at ihatetommyfinch.com, and will be available to view in the Premium Content section of tellofilms.com