Date of Birth: Mar 20, 1974
Birthplace: Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
Paula Garces was born on March 20, 1974, in Medellin, Colombia. Her father was a fisherman, and her mother was a schoolteacher. At age 7 she relocated with her parents to New York City, where she resided primarily in Harlem. She she started acting in commercials hired by agent Diego Santiago, her fathers best friend. She made her film debut in Hollywood in Paramounts teen sci-fi adventure Clockstoppers (2002), starring opposite Jesse Bradford.