Paula Terry Pro

Actor, Extra, Model, Influencer, Singer,… more

New South Wales, Australia
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Better Days MP3

This an original song I wrote in September.2020

01Better Days MP3
02ANGEL WINGS Str8-up-t feat Paula Terry N
03Paula - audio clip
0401 Sensuality- Paula Terry and Serigano
05Paula - audio clip
06Paula - audio clip
07Paula - audio clip
08Last Night A D.J. Saved My Life! single
0905 Track 05 3

Physical Attributes

160 cm / 5ft 3in
55 kg / 121 lbs
White / Caucasian
91 cm / 36 in
Skin color:
71 cm / 28 in
104 cm / 41 in
Dress size:
UK 10 / AUS 10 / US 6
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Credits & experience

  • Ross Coleman school of performing arts and Sydney Rocks Players acting course : Acting course
  • Ross Coleman : jazz ballet


Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles

  • English
  • French
  • Japanese

  • Australian
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • French
  • Indian
  • Japanese
  • Latin American
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Union memberships
  • Equity

I appeared in an ABC TV drama production set at the historical Sydney quarantine station. . I also did extra work and I worked as a featured extra for TV dramas and films in Australia and Japan. Whilst in Australia I was a member of the Rocks players and theatre sports group. I am very comfortable with improvisation.
I performed in plays at the Rocks players theatre in Sydney in the nineties n Sydney Australia.
I recently appeared in a mineral make-up commercial which was aired on Channel TEN and FOXTEL.
Featured extra in crime re-enactment drama 'Deadly Women'. I am currently studying drama at Darlinghurst Theatre.


Extras experience

Previous speaking roles


Modeling experience

Part-time model - paid commercial work

I have worked as an artist model and I have also done photographic modelling and hair modelling in Tokyo,Japan, for magazines and brochures.
I was also a model for a mineral make-up infomercial for FOXTEL and Channel Ten., The circle.
I worked as a promotion girl for a duty free store in Sydney speaking Japanese for Japanese tourists.I also worked at the Ritz Carlton in Japan for XO Hennessy Cognac.


Guitar ability


Vocal ability

Lead singer

Vocal range


Rapping ability


Composer ability


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Indie
  • Electronic
  • Hip-hop
  • Jazz

Influences: Alicia Keys, India Arie, Tina Marie, Beyonce, Mary J Blige,

Paula Terry was born in Sydney, Australia and moved with her family to Paris,France at the age of eight. After returning to Sydney four years later, Paula began to study drama and singing, a natural progression with her  musical family background of an opera singer mother and classical guitarist brother. 
The singing career which began more than thirty years ago has seen Paula create a reputation for herself as a widely respected vocalist renowned for her seamlessly versatile vocal style range, including jazz standards, bossanova, pop, dance and R&B.
A lifetime spent entertaining audiences on several continents means Paula can sing in French, Spanish, Portugese and Japanese.
When Paula first came to Japan in 1998 she was signed by the Japanese label 'Alpha music' to record her debut album, 'Just Break Away' released by Toshiba EMI. Paula went on to record seven more albums named 'Sonia'. A selection of songs from these albums can be heard on Paula's homepage,

Paula has also recorded many Eurobeat-stye songs with the famous game software company Konami and also recorded for Sony Playstation
and Sega game software. Through the international release of these
songs Paula now has fans from all over the world, and is listed as an artist on Wikipedia. 
Paula has performed as a vocalist for numerous TV commercials, Paula has performed with renowned bassist Paul Jackson from 'Herbie Hancock and the Headhunters' and with Todd Carver, the fusion jazz guitarist who toured with Esther Phillips.
She sang background vocals for the award-winning Japanese actor Oda Yuji on his debut album and appeared with the Japanese pop star Echo on a televised concert that was broadcast throughout Asia.
In 2007, Paula won the highly-prized contract to perform at the Mira Costa Hotel in their a la carte restaurant at Tokyo Disney Sea.
Paula has worked with some of the most internationally respected musicians in the business, such as the jazz trio of Jonathan Katz (piano),
Andy Wulf (sax), and Mark Turian(bass).

The numerous high-profile events Paula has performed at include the
XO Hennessey promotion event in Osaka with bassist Paul Jackson, and an extensive tour throughout the Japanese archipelago with an international dance troupe, performing an exclusive dinner review show at five star hotels.    
She has also performed with top Japanese jazz musicians such as the pianist Ken Ishida who played with the renowned jazz vocalist, Carol Sloane, and performed with the celebrated jazz pianist, Kei Shibata. 
Earlier this year, Paula performed at one of Tokyo's most famous jazz clubs,'JZ Brat' accompanied by respected Tokyo guitar professional
Thomas Sawada.

Paula has performed at the Canadian embassy at a gala attended by the Japanese Imperial Royal Family and recently performed at a function for the South African Chamber of Commerce, attended by the Ambassador for South Africa and several political luminaries.
The numerous high-end hotels at which Paula Terry has enchanted audiences at include:

The Yokohama Intercontinental Hotel, The Tokyo Bay Intercontinental Hotel, The New Tokyo Prince Hotel, The Keio Plaza Hotel,
The Yokohama Bay Sheraton, The Mariott Hotel, The Osaka Ritz Carlton,
The Shiba Park Hotel, The Shiodome Park Hotel, The Pan Pacific Hotel,
The Okura Hotel, The Milra Costa Hotel at Tokyo Disney Sea,
The Tokyo Bay Sheraton Hotel and The Tokyo Bay Court Hotel, The Tokyo Ritz Carlton

Paula is currently performing as a resident singer at exclusive new hotel 'The Tokyo Bay Court.' Paula performs in the piano bar with well-known pianists such as Greg Mackenzie and Anthony Johnson and Phillip Woo. Paula is also curently performing at the Shiodome Park Hotel and the luxurious Tokyo nighclub and restaurant, Bar Xex, in the exclusive Daikanyama area of the metropolis.
She is also writing material for her next album which fans can expect to hear in 2010, please visit

TV & Reality

I have been on TV in Japan as I lived there for a long time. I appeared on Australian 'Starsearch' in 1995. I came second!


TV presenter experience

Previous unpaid TV presenter roles

Radio presenter experience

Previous unpaid Radio presenter roles

  • English
  • French
  • Japanese

  • Australian
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • French
  • Indian
  • Japanese
  • Latin American
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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