Grace Phipps graduated from NESA in 2010 then had the rare experience of immediately moving to Los Angeles, with an agent and manager, where she began working in T.V. and Film. Grace starred in Disney's "Teen Beach Movie" and "Teen Beach 2", and she has co-starred in "Z Nation," "The Vampire Diaries," "The Nine Lives of Chloe King," and many other T.V. series and films. In our conversation, Grace pulls no punches describing her experience working in Hollywood as a young woman valued more for her looks than her intelligence and talent.