Amelia Pauly hails from Chicago and has dreamed of becoming an actor since her youngest days. Over the past few years, she has played leading roles in a number of short films, and has appeared in TV and print advertising campaigns for some of America's most prominent companies. Over the last year, Amelia has acted in two films, When Are You Leaving? (lead), and The Book of Faces (supporting), and she sharpened her comedic skills with weekly performances with The Second City Teen Ensemble. Amelia also stars in the classroom, where she is a perpetual honor roll student, participates in varsity softball and cross country, and was chosen to be a Student Ambassador, tutor, and mentor. Amelia also spends her time volunteering for Catholic Charities across the Chicagoland area.