Biography / Wiki
Paul Wesley, born as Pawel Tomasz Wasilewski on July 23rd, 1982, is a highly acclaimed actor and director renowned for his notable role in the television series ‘The Vampire Diaries.’ He has garnered immense popularity and numerous accolades for his exceptional performances on the show. Throughout his career, he has received various awards and nominations, solidifying his talent and dedication to his craft.
Additionally, he ventured into producing and directing. During his college years, he discovered his talent for acting and made the decision to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. He achieved significant success with his portrayal of Stefan Salvatore in the popular American TV series ‘The Vampire Diaries’.
Height / Weight / Age
Paul Wesley stands at a tall height of 180 cm, which is equivalent to 5’11” in feet and inches. He weighs 78 kg in kilograms or 172 lbs in pounds. As he approaches his 40th birthday, Paul has captivating green eyes and light brown hair.
Paul possesses a captivating appearance with a 44-inch chest, a 30-inch waist, and 15.5-inch biceps. His striking appearance is enhanced by his spiked dark hair and thick eyebrows.
Paul is estimated to have a net worth of around $5 million. He earns a salary ranging from $30,000 to $40,000 per episode. Additionally, he possesses a Toyota Prius and an Audi A4.
Education / Family
Paul, the son of Tomasz Wasilewski and Agnieszka Wasilewski, was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He is blessed with three sisters: Monika Emara, Leah Wasilewski, and Julia Wasilewski. His primary education was undertaken at Christian Brothers Academy and Lakewood Prep School.
Having engaged in theater studies during his school days, he decided to pursue higher education at Rutgers University. However, in order to fully dedicate himself to an acting career, he had to leave his studies behind.
|Real Name||Pawel Wasilewski|
|Birth Place||New Brunswick, New Jersey|
|Date Of Birth||July 23rd, 1982|
|Height||In centimeters – 180 cmIn feet inches – 5’11”|
|Weight||In kilograms – 78 kgIn pounds – 172 lbs|
|Hair Color||Light brown|
|School||Christian Brothers Academy, New JerseyMarlboro High School, New Jersey|
|College||Rutgers University, New Brunswick|
|Home Town||New Jersey, United States|
|Debut||TV – Another World (1999)Film – The Last Run (2004)|
|Fathers Name||Tomasz Wasilewski|
|Mothers Name||Agnieszka Wasilewski|
|Sister||Monika (elder)Julia (younger)
Career / Fashion And Style
His debut in the television series ‘Wolf Lake’ marked his first major role, which was broadcast on CBS. He subsequently appeared in supporting roles in various TV shows, including CSI: Miami, Fallen, Shark, Cold Case, and Army Wives.
He embarked on his cinematic journey in 2004 with his inaugural film, ‘The Last Run.’ Additionally, he graced the silver screen in notable productions like ‘Peaceful Warrior’ and ‘Beneath the Blue.’ However, it was his role in ‘The Vampire Diaries’ that truly marked a pinnacle in his professional trajectory. Broadcasting on the CW network from 2009 to 2017, the show stands as the crowning achievement of his career.
Additionally, he appeared in the popular American thriller television series 24. His outstanding performance in ‘The Vampire Diaries’ earned him Teen Choice Awards for Breakout Star Male and Actor Fantasy/Sci-Fi. He also received a nomination at the Northeast Film Festival Award for his role in the American drama ‘Before I Disappear’.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
In 2011, he got married to Torrey DeVitto but the couple got separated in December 2013.
|Girlfriends||Marnette Patterson (actress)
Torrey DeVitto (actress)
Phoebe Tonkin (Australian actress)
The list of his favourite things.
|Favourite Food||Fish and mince pie|
Some Interesting Facts About Paul Wesley
- Paul does smoke and consumes alcohol.
- If he would have not become an actor/director, he would have been an investigative journalist.
- His ex-father-in-law is Liberty DeVitto and his ex-mother-in-law is Mary DeVitto.
- He is fond of playing ice hockey and snowboarding.
- His hobbies are ice hockey, snowboarding, and playing with his cat.
- His ex-wife Torrey DeVitto was his long-time friend.
- He changed his name to Paul Wesley since his former name was hard to pronounce.
- His co-star Claire Holt is his good friend.
- At the age of 9, a girl dared to kiss him in a swimming pool.
- His ethnicity is Polish and can speak it fluently.
- To raise funds for ‘The Humane Society of the United States’, he has organized two fundraising campaigns.