Paulina was born in St.Petersburg, Russia. After leaving school she spent 2 years studying Journalism, and then, deciding to leave it, she applied to drama schools. Having been accepted into the Moscow Art Theatre School, she made the move the Moscow in 2008. Directly after graduating, Paulina was invited into the Moscow Art Theatre company - where she still performs on stage to this day. She is well-known for her television work in diverse series ranging from “The Method” to “Better Than Us”, and feature films such as “Myths”, and her recent starring role of 'Ira' in the feature film “Lovers”, which was directed by Elena Hazanov.