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Lucy Grimm

Kids/Teens & Commercial Acting Coach

Lucy Grimm, 1st Team Actors Studio Kids, Teens and Commercial Acting Coach

Lucy Grimm was born in Hilo, HI and has established roots in the Midwest as both a working actor and casting assistant. Since its opening in 2020, Lucy has studied at 1st Team Actors Studio and has trained under all of the current instructors, as well as trainers from LA, Chicago, and NY.

Having spent the last 1.5 years working in casting for both commercials and film, Lucy has gained perspective on both sides of the business. She has worked on projects such as Netflix’s White Noise (Noah Baumbach), Giant Eagle, Northeast Ohio Ford, Clowns, and Paranormal Paranoids. Her experience in casting has given her insight into the ever-evolving world of auditions and the film industry as a whole.

She currently works as an actor and model in the Chicago, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Detroit markets. Her most recent work includes a role on Mayor of Kingstown as well as numerous commercials Chevy, Vogue, DTE, American Greetings, UPMC, Medical Mutual, La Terra Fina, Nationwide Insurance, Joann Stores, Sherman Williams and GE to name a few.

Lucy has a passion for helping actors grow and is grateful to be a part of a community that believes in, supports, and develops their actors!

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A personal message from Lucy

The most powerful thing you can do on camera is ‘just be.'