The multiple award-winning American actor, Aaron Paul became prominent in the movie industry following his portrayal of the character Jesse Pinkman in the AMC television series, Breaking Bad. He has earned several awards as a result of his remarkable performance in the series including Primetime Emmy Award and Critics’ Choice Television Award. Aaron has also featured on multiple music videos, television shows, and films. The famous actor, however, is widely and popularly known for providing a voice for his character, Todd Chavez on the Netflix animated TV series titled BoJack Horsemen, since 2014, of which he is among the executive producers.
Below are more fascinating facts about the multiple award-winning actor’s life, career, earnings, and personal relationships.
Aaron Paul’s Biography (Age)
The famous actor is the youngest child of Robert and Darla Sturtevant. He was born as Aaron Paul Sturtevant in Emmet, Idaho, United States, on the 27th of August, 1979. His birth was likely unexpected, as he was born a month earlier in their residential home. Aaron has three older siblings and holds an American nationality. He is also of mixed ethnicity; German, English, and Scottish. Paul graduated from Centennial High School in Boise, Idaho in 1998.
After completing his basic education, the Breaking Bad star moved to Los Angeles with his mother in his 1982 Toyota Corolla. Almost soon after, Aaron Paul bagged a role in an episode of the series, The Price is Right. During that time, he also got a job as a movie theatre usher at the Universal Studios, Hollywood.
While Paul was there in Los Angeles, he participated in the International Modeling and Talent Association contest. Interestingly, he clinched a runner-up position in the competition which aided him to sign a manager. During his short term spell as a model, he made several appearances on television commercials for brands such as Vanilla Coke, Corn Pops, and Juicy Fruit. The talented actor moved on to feature in multiple music videos where he played different roles including Everlast’s song, ‘White Trash Beautiful’ and ‘Thoughtless’ by Korn.
Regarding his movie career, Aaron Paul was cast to play minor roles in movies such as The Last House on the Left and The Last Mission: Impossible III. However, he eventually rose to the mainstream by starring in the AMC series Breaking Bad. As a result of his superstardom, he started landing roles in several movies which include Need for Speed, Exodus: Gods and Kings, A Long Way Down, Central Intelligence and The 9th Life of Louis Drax.
The former model has also appeared as a guest actor on TV series including The X-files, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, 3rd Rock from the Sun, CSI: Miami and Criminal Minds. While other TV shows where he was cast to play a major role are Big Love, The Path, Are You Sleeping, Westworld and Breaking Bad. With the latter earning him several nominations and awards, most notably The Primetime Emmy Award where he claimed five nominations and eventually becoming a 3-time winner of the Award for The Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. Paul’s extraordinary acting performances have also earned him other awards such as Screen Actors Guild Award, Saturn Award, and Satellite Award.
Aaron Paul’s Family – His Wife and Daughter
The famous American actor has dated a long list of women. He had his first love affair with Jessica Lowndes, which lasted for a year. Thereafter, he dated Tamara Feldman, Nicole Eggert, and Samaire Armstrong before finally getting married to Lauren Parsekian.
Aaron Paul first came in contact with Lauren during the Coachella Musical Festival in Indio, California. He then proceeded to kick off the year 2012 with their engagement on January 1st in Paris. The couple tied the knot on 26th May 2013 in Malibu, California in a lavish wedding ceremony which had the 1920s Parisian Carnival-theme. After a few years, Lauren gave birth to their daughter, Story Annabelle in February 2018.
Having been in the movie industry for more than two decades, Aaron Paul’s financial value is estimated to be about $16 million. The 3-time Primetime Emmy Award-winning actor was able to achieve this through his career in entertainment.
His Height and Weight
The sensational actor’s height is slightly below the average height of an American male as he is only 5 feet 8 inches (1.76m) tall. He additionally weighs about 70kg (154 lbs).