Paul Wesley

Paul Weskey was born on July 23, 1982, in New Brunswick, New Jersey. His parents had immigrated from Poland and raised him in Marlboro, New Jersey. However, his family spent much time in Poland during his childhood and he remains fluent in Polish. It was during his college years that he got the role of Max in Guiding Light. His acting caring went up from there. In 2001 he appeared in the movie, “Shot in the Dark.” One of his more prominent roles was his portrayal of Arron Corbett in the miniseries, Fallen, in 2007.
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It was during this same year that he appeared in the movie, “Killer.” During its filming, he began dating costar, Torey Devitto. His most famous role came in 2009 when he as cast in the show, The Vampire Diaries. He currently has residences in Los Angeles, New York City, and Atlanta. In 2011, Wesley and Devitto got married but filed for divorce two years later. In 2014 he starred in two critically acclaimed films: “Before I Disappear” and “Amira and Sam.” “Before I Disappear” was particularly well received, being a selection of the Venice Film Festival’s 11th edition.
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That same year he was also cast in the yet to be filmed movies, Mother’s Day and Convergence. He has also hosted two charity fundraising drives through the years. During one of these drives, he partnered with Vampire Diaries costar, Ian Somerhalder. In 2016 he took his acting talent to the stage in the off-broadway play, Cal in Camo. Throughout his career, Wesley has had experience not only as an actor but also as a director and producer. He started getting into these behind the scenes roles during The Vampire Diaries. In fact, he directed several of the episodes. He co-founded and currently co-owns the production studio, Citizen Media.

paul wesley
paul wesley