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Louisa is a Brazilian-American actress, screenwriter, and producer living in New York City.

She grew up studying tap, jazz, and modern dance. She sang in the Peabody Children's Chorus, and studied violin at the Peabody Institute for seven years. She performed in local musicals in the Baltimore area and began traveling to New York City to work with a vocal coach and to study acting. From there she started doing commercial, voiceover and film work.


In High School Louisa attended the Professional Children's School in New York. She continued her training and began working on various film projects. Later she graduated from The New School where she studied Screenwriting, Screen Studies, and Psychology. Afterwards she completed a graduate level television writing program at Columbia University.

Louisa's most recent project is a feature film that she wrote and co-produced titled Nobody's Home, which was directed by Michelle Bossy (Under the Lantern Lit Sky). Louisa played a lead role in the film alongside Tom Lipinski (Snowpiercer), Baize Buzan (Broadway's To Kill A Mockingbird), Ruffin Prentiss (Insecure), Julio Lourido (Dominant Speciesand Gabe Rush (The Grand Budapest Hotel). The film just wrapped post production and is set for release this year. 

Last year she acted in the film Matthew  directed by Matt Servitto (The Sopranos), alongside Briane Keane (Dopesick), Maria-Christina Oliveras (Broadway's Between Riverside and Crazy), and Ezra Knight (Ordinary Joe), and that is now circulating film festivals. It has already won best drama short at multiple festivals, including Cannes World Film Festival, the New York International Film Awards, and the New Jersey Film Awards where Louisa also won for "Best Supporting Actress".

She is currently in the early stages of pre-production for her next feature film titled "Dot" (2024). 

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