Born in 1982, Paul Wesley hails from New Jersey. He began his television acting career in 1999 on the soap opera Another World. Since his initial entrance into the public eye, Wesley has starred in many television shows with “The Vampire Diaries” being his most popular role. Not only did he star in the sitcom but also directed five episodes. Having got a taste for being behind the camera, Welsey both produced and starred in the indie film Before I Disappear in 2014. The plot follows his character as he goes from the verge of suicide to babysitter all in the same night. The drama unfolds as the truth about each character merges into an intricate story of betrayal, hurt, and loss. Wesley was nominated for the best supporting actor for this role at the Northeast Film Festival.

“Amira & Sam” was a romantic comedy project that Wesley that was released in 2014. He played a retired soldier who served in the Middle East. An unlikely relationship formed between him and an Iraqi woman living illegally in the United States.

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In 2016, Paul Wesley began his first gig in the theater to act in the play “Cal in Camo” where he played Flynt, an emotionally deep widow. This role gave him a chance to explore his talents in front of a live audience and to hone his body language skills as his character was a man of few words.
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Wesley continues to be relevant in Hollywood and beyond through the variety of work he has as an undertaken actor, director, and producer. His two most recent films, “Mothers and Daughters” and “The Late Bloomer” show off the diversity of characters he has been able to play. Paul Welsey continues to work on upcoming projects in television and film.

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