Agent: Conrad Williams
Born in 1997, Grace is a British screenwriter and actress living in London, UK. She has been acting professionally in theatre, film, and television since the age of nine. Grace studied Classics at Princeton University in the United States where she also took courses in visual arts and film editing.
As a screenwriter, Grace was mentored by Peter Ansorge (former Head of Drama at Channel 4) at the National Film and Television School (NFTS) ‘Writing the Pilot’ course, where she developed the pilot for her first television series, NAIAD. NAIAD has since been optioned by Silver Reel Productions (The Wife, Breathe, Churchill, The Railway Man) and Grace is developing the project with Silver Reel’s CEO Claudia Bluemhuber.
Grace’s second TV series script, JOMO (8 x 1/2-hour dramedy) has been optioned by West Road Pictures (All3Media). Her project CRACK OF DAWN was one of the top 5 scripts short-listed from 1,000 submissions for the Amazon Studios TriForce WriterSlam 2019.
She was selected for the BFI x BAFTA Crew for 2019-20. In 2019 Grace trained on the NFTS ‘Directors’ Series’ where she wrote and directed a short film, BREAKFAST FOR DINNER.
Grace’s acting credits include originating the role of Fredrika in Sir Trevor Nunn’s Olivier and Tony award-nominated revival of A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at the Menier Chocolate Factory and in the West End. She has also appeared in Daisy Goodwin’s ITV/PBS series VICTORIA and CASUALTY for the BBC. Recently, Grace was nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the British Independent Film Festival for her performance in Ottilie Wilford’s JEWELS opposite Nell Hudson.
When not acting or writing, Grace spends her time on the Gower Peninsular in Wales, hiking, reading, cooking, and playing endless rounds of Boggle.