Actor. Writer. Comedian.
Paige Elson is an actor, writer, and comedian originally from Stockton, California. She wrote for seasons twelve and thirteen of BYUtv's sketch comedy series Studio C and is a mentee in Lena Waithe's Hillman Grad Mentorship program. Her comedic short film "Drunk Girl Therapist" was accepted into the San Francisco Black Film Festival and the Women in Comedy Festival: Film & Screenplay Competition presented by HBO (2020). Paige also writes and performs live comedy on house teams at Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre (UCB). Paige has performed comedy at Austin Texas' Out of Bounds Comedy Festival as well as the Los Angeles Indie Improv Festival.
She has also been featured in videos for Refinery29, HITRECORD, Proactiv, Issa Rae's Raedio, and many short films. Paige has a true love for the arts and received her BA in Theater with an emphasis in Acting from Pepperdine University. While at Pepperdine, Paige created and produced the Ukumbi Showcase which featured the theater department's African American performers. A competitive gymnast who trained with Bela Karolyi, the High School Homecoming Queen, and a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Pepperdine, Paige is a multi-faced force of quirky, compelling talent.