Paul Wesley is an American actor best known for playing the brooding vampire, Stefan Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries. He is also the Co-founder of Citizen Media, a production company based at Kapital Entertainment, which has sold many television shows to several networks and studios. He won a young Hollywood award for ‘Cast to Watch’ for his role in The Vampire Diaries. Here is more information about the incredible Actor.
Paul Wesley’s Biography & Age
Paul Wesley was born on the 23rd of July, 1982. He was raised in the Marlboro, New Jersey. His birth name is actually Paul Thomas Wasilewski; however, he asked his parents for permission to change his name to Paul Wesley later in 2005. His parents immigrated from Poland, where he spent quite a portion of his childhood. He spent four months every year in Poland until he turned sixteen and as a result, he speaks Polish fluently.
Wesley has one older sister – Monika, and two younger sisters – Leah and Julia. The actor is close to family and shares an admirable bond with his siblings.
Paul was actively involved in theater studies during his high school years in New York City. He attended Christian Brothers Academy, Marlboro High School. He studied theatre in both New York and New Jersey. Whilst in his junior year, he landed the role of “Max” in Guiding Light. He transferred to several schools due to his acting schedule. He graduated in 2000 and went on to Rutgers University but he quit after one semester due to his thriving career, as he continued to receive more roles. In 2009, he was cast in The Vampire Diaries, as Stefan Salvatore in a career-defining role.
He has performed in several off-Broadway productions as well as starred in dozens of films and television shows throughout his career. Some of his most popular projects beyond The Vampire Diaries include Tell Me A Story, The OC, Everwood, and Fallen.
Paul Wesley’s Dating History: Wife, Girlfriend & Kids
Paul met an actress named Torrey Devitto on the set of Killer Movie, whom he married in a private ceremony in New York, 2011. Torrey was also famous for her role as the crazy, kidnapping nanny – Carrie on One Tree Hill.
She is also famous for her role on Pretty Little Liars. Sadly, the couple could not save their marriage and filed for a divorce in 2013. There were rumors that the distance their jobs created between them was a contributing factor. The two got divorced in 2013.
Afterward, he dated Phoebe Tonkin, who is also a popular actress. They were together from September 2013 until March 2017, after a few years together.
He eventually met and married his current wife, Ines de Ramon. They are living a happy married life and planning to have a kid. Since her relationship with Paul, many of Paul’s fans have been curious to know more about her. Ines has kept a relatively low profile since entering the limelight; however, there are few details about her available regardless.
Ines, who attended the University of Geneva, currently works as a fitness and health coach. Ines is also known to be a polyglot who speaks German, Italian, English, Spanish, and French. With many interesting facets to her, it is completely understandable why Paul Wesley fell in love with her.
Since his debut in 1999, Paul Wesley has built an amazing career. Paul made most of his earnings through acting, producing and directing. Presently, he has an estimated net worth of $6 million. Considering the fact that his career is still thriving and he has many more years ahead of him in the industry, his net worth is expected to go up in the coming years.
Paul Wesley’s Height and Weight
There is no denying that Paul Wesley is in great shape. The actor stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 78kg. His body measurements are 44 inches, 15.5 inches and 33 inches for his chest, arms/biceps and waist respectively.
His maintains his enviable physique by eating healthy, consuming low carb meals and protein friendly diets. He also spends a lot of time exercising; he enjoys running, swimming, and cardio exercises. He also favors strength training routines to help him maintain his lean physique. There is no denying that what he’s doing is working for him.