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Paul Nygro

Born and raised in Racine, Wisconsin. Attended Washington Park High School, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the University of London & the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point where he graduated with a BFA in Theatre. His professional career started at 16 at the famous Melody Top Theatre in Milwaukee, in Bye Bye Birdie starring Barry ... See full bio »

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Grease Live! Teacher / Concession Worker


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 2018 The Watch (TV Series short) (pre-production)
Philip / Germaphobe
- Take Five ... Philip
- It's Time ... Germaphobe
 2019/II Blackbird (Short) (filming)
 2016 Ethnically Ambiguous (Short) (completed)
Casting Director
 2019 Big Little Lies (TV Series)
Kevin's Partner
- Episode #2.5 (2019) ... Kevin's Partner
 2017 Hollywood Darlings (TV Series)
Exec Producer
- Episode dated 13 February 2017 (2017) ... Exec Producer
 2016 Shadow Boxing
 2016 Grease Live! (TV Movie)
Teacher / Concession Worker (uncredited)
 2015 Three Days (Short)
 2014 Acting Dead (TV Series)
Paul Baker
- Money Back Scarentee (2014) ... Paul Baker
- Take You Out for a Bite (2014) ... Paul Baker
- This Town Needs an Exorcist (2014) ... Paul Baker
- The "X" Is Silent But Deadly (2014) ... Paul Baker
- Talent and Brains (2014) ... Paul Baker
 2013 Best Night Ever
Driver in Crash
 2013 Internet Icon 2 (Video short)
 2012 Lovin' Lakin (TV Mini-Series)
- Lakin Impresses a Director (2012) ... Director
- Lakin Goes on a Date (2012) ... Director
- Lakin Runs Into Kristen Bell (2012) ... Director
- Lakin Goes to an Audition (2012) ... Director
- Lakin Gets an Agent (2012) ... Director
 2012 Parental Guidance (voice, uncredited)
 2012 Internet Icon (TV Series)
- The Topical Challenge (2012) ... Actor (credit only)
 2011 McCracken Live! (TV Series)
Phil Carter / Waiter
- La Vie en Ruse with Carol Ann (2011) ... Phil Carter / Waiter
- Carol Ann Sizzles (2011) ... Phil Carter
- The Interview (2011) ... Phil Carter
- Production Meeting (2011) ... Phil Carter
- The Red Carpet (2011) ... Phil Carter
 2011/I In Silence (Short)
 2011 It's a Cardboard Life (TV Series)
Mr. Schmuck
- Pilot (2011) ... Mr. Schmuck
 2010 Wright vs. Wrong (TV Movie)
Young Man
 2010 You Again
 2009 The Opening (Short)
 2009 Race to Witch Mountain
Teddy Tentacles
 2008 Man Overboard
 2008 An American Standard (Short)
 2007 What We Do Is Secret
Bob Biggs
 2004 The Eavesdropper
Mugger (as Paul Leighton)
 2004 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7990 (2004) ... Customer
 1999-2001 Jack & Jill (TV Series)
Paul The Waiter / Ground Crew Guy
- Battle of the Bahamas (2001) ... Ground Crew Guy (as Paul Leighton)
- Bad Timing and Dirty Laundry (2000) ... Paul The Waiter (as Paul Leighton)
- Not Just a River in Egypt (1999) ... Paul The Waiter (as Paul Leighton)
 2000 Baby Doll Forever
Yuppie Man (as Paul Leighton)
 2000 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series)
Rough-Looking Demon
- Goodbye Iowa (2000) ... Rough-Looking Demon (as Paul Leighton)
 2000 Shasta McNasty (TV Series)
- The Crush (2000) ... Waiter
 1999 Malibu, CA (TV Series)
- Aloha (1999) ... Reporter (as Paul Leighton Nygro)
 1998 USA High (TV Series)
Reporter #2
- Winnie Wear (1998) ... Reporter #2 (as Paul Leighton Nygro)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (5 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)

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Other Works:

Reefer Madness - played Ralph in the original Los Angeles production, and understudied Ralph, Jack & Jimmy in the New York Off-Broadway production, both directed by Andy Fickman. See more »

Alternate Names:

Paul Leighton | Paul Leighton Nygro


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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