Paul Wesley - Famous Film Producer

Paul Wesley Net Worth


Paul Wesley, a famous Polish-American actor, director, and model, has a net worth of $6 million. Over the years, he has appeared in movies and TV shows such as โ€˜Law & Order: Special Victims Unitโ€™ and the widely-recognized series, โ€˜Vampire Diariesโ€™.

Key facts:

The key achievements of Paul Wesley, a Polish-American actor, director, and model are:
  • Paul Wesley began playing the role of Max Nickerson on 'The Guiding Light' while he was still in high school.
  • He has appeared in numerous film and television projects such as 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit', 'Smallville', 'CSI: Miami', and 'Cold Case'.
  • Paul Wesley is most recognized for his work in the hit TV series, 'Vampire Diaries'.
  • He attended Rutgers University, but his acting career got in the way of his academic career, causing him to drop out.
  • Paul Wesley is a talented actor and writer who produced several episodes of 'Vampire Diaries' and also expressed interest in directing other shows and movies.

Basic Information About Paul Wesley

CategoryCelebrities โ€บ Actors
ProfessionsActor, Model, Film director, Film Producer
Net worth$6,000,000
Date of birth1982-07-23 (41 years old)
Place of birthNew Brunswick
NationalityUnited States of America
Curiosities and TrademarksSpiked dark hair
Thick eyebrows
Height5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)
Social Mediaโ†—๏ธŽ Wikipedia โ†—๏ธŽ IMDb

What Movie Awards did Paul Wesley win?


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Paul Wesley awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
Nexty - Brink of Fame: ActorNomineeThe Vampire Diaries2010
Young Hollywood Award - Best ThreesomeWinnerThe Vampire Diaries2014

Paul Wesley roles

Movie / Series Role
Minority ReportNathan with Bicycle (uncredited)
The Late BloomerCharlie
The Baytown OutlawsReese
Peaceful WarriorTrevor
Roll BounceTroy
Mothers and DaughtersKevin
The Vampire DiariesDirector
The Vampire DiariesStefan Salvatore / ... 171 episodes, 2009-2017
8 Simple Rules... for Dating My Teenage DaughterDamian 2 episodes, 2003-2004
EverwoodTommy Callahan 9 episodes, 2003-2004
American DreamsTommy DeFelice 11 episodes, 2002-2005
Law & Order: Special Victims UnitDanny Burrell / ... 2 episodes, 2000-2005
Shadowhunters: The Mortal InstrumentsDirector
CSI: MiamiJack Warner Bradford 1 episode, 2004
Roswell, New MexicoDirector
The Kelly Clarkson ShowSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2020
Law & Order: Criminal IntentLuke Miller 1 episode, 2002
Army WivesPFC Logan Atwater 5 episodes, 2008-2009
The OriginalsStefan Salvatore 1 episode, 2016
CSI: NYSteve Samprass 1 episode, 2005
SmallvilleLucas Luthor 1 episode, 2003
24Stephen 4 episodes, 2009-2010
The TalkSelf 2 episodes, 2015-2019
Watch What Happens: LiveSelf 1 episode, 2019
Tell Me a StoryTucker Reed / ... 17 episodes, 2018-2020
Robot ChickenKurt von Trapp / ... 1 episode, 2018
Crossing JordanQuentin Baker 1 episode, 2006
The Tonight Show with Jay LenoSelf 1 episode, 2012
Another WorldSean McKinnon 4 episodes, 1999
SharkJustin Bishop 1 episode, 2007
Late Night with Jimmy FallonSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2011

Paul Wesley's Quotes

  • I'm pretty neurotic.
  • I don't have television so I don't watch TV.
  • I played ice hockey obsessively for 14 years of my life.
  • I wasn't some weird loner in school, but I definitely wasn't invited to any of the cool parties.
  • I think any time anybody sees the bad guy show emotion and you're not hitting the audience over the head, there's always a tinge of empathy for that individual.

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Paul Wesleyโ€™s Net Worth Details

Paul Wesley, known by his birth name Paul Wasilewski, is a Polish-American actor, director, and model with a net worth of $6 million dollars. This accumulated wealth arises from his outstanding acting skills, directing talent and modeling gigs. This feather in his cap has earned him a prominent position in the entertainment industry as well as a lavish lifestyle.

Paul Wesleyโ€™s Biography

What is Paul Wesley known for?

Paul Wesley is famous for his striking acting credentials, brilliant direction skills, and remarkable modeling projects.

Early Life and Education

Paul Wesley was born on July 23, 1982, in New Brunswick, New Jersey as Paul Wasilewski. He traveled back and forth between Poland and America as a child because of his familyโ€™s roots, where he acquired interests in different cultures and languages. As he grew up and turned 14, he started pursuing acting professionally, landing his debut role on โ€˜The Guiding Light,โ€™ where he played the character of Max Nickerson.

Eventually, Paul Wesley enrolled himself at Rutgers University to study theatre just after graduating high school. However, Paul had to leave it to bide his time in his blossoming acting career. Since then, he devoted his time to the entertainment industry, establishing himself as a sought-after actor and director in both film and television.


After establishing his career on screen, his fresh talent proved him worthy of roles in shows like โ€˜Law & Order: Special Victims Unitโ€™, โ€˜Wolf Lakeโ€™, โ€˜American Dreamsโ€™, โ€˜Smallvilleโ€™, โ€˜8 Simple Rulesโ€™, โ€˜Everwoodโ€™, โ€˜Roll Bounceโ€™, โ€˜CSI: Miamiโ€™, โ€˜CSI: NYโ€™, โ€˜Crossing Jordanโ€™, and โ€˜Cold Caseโ€™ โ€“ among others.

Paulโ€™s real job came out when he was chosen to play the character of Stefan Salvatore on the CWโ€™s hit cult show, โ€˜The Vampire Diariesโ€™. Paul and his cast members became overnight sensations, with Paul winning the heart of numerous fans all over the globe. People were immensely inspired by his vampire roleplay, which was made famous by his captivating facial making style and snappy dialogues.

With his newfound success, Paul turned his focus toward another area in the entertainment industry by making his directorial debut on a hit show. In 2014,ย Paul directed his first episode of โ€˜The Vampire Diariesโ€™ titled โ€˜Rescue Meโ€™. The process proved successful, with Paul moving on to direct further episodes for the show. Today, Paul Wesley remains a respected director loved by his fans and celebrated in the entertainment industry for his exceptional directing credentials.


Paul Wesleyโ€™s tremendous talent earned him several nominations and wins throughout his career. He won the โ€˜Favorite On-Screen Chemistryโ€™ award in 201 with his co-star Nina Dobrev, followed by โ€˜Peopleโ€™s Choice Awardsโ€™ for Favorite Actor in TV in 2014. Heโ€™s also won โ€˜Young Hollywood Awardsโ€™ for various categories throughout the years.

Paul Wesley: More Than Just Acting

Beyond his career in the entertainment industry, Paul Wesley is actively involved in charities and gives back to society. The actor diligently dedicates his time and energy to organizations that support various causes, including animal rights and childrenโ€™s rights movements. He combined his passion for cars and charity together by participating in the 10th โ€˜Gumball 300 Rally.โ€™ He took part to promote dyslexia awareness amongst children with the nonprofit organization, Dyslexia Foundation of Southern California.

Paul Wesleyโ€™s powerful on-screen presence has contributed greatly to his fame, with millions of fans fawning and obsessing over him. His performances, multiple awards, and his humanitarian endeavors off-screen, also prove that heโ€™s more than a pretty face โ€“ a total system-man and one of the most attractive men on earth are the descriptions that suit him best. It will be interesting to see where the rest of his journey takes him!

Interesting Facts about Paul Wesley

  1. Says if he wasn't an actor/director he would want to be an investigative journalist.
  2. His first kiss was when he was nine years old and in a swimming pool with a girl that dared him into kissing her.
  3. He began to credit himself as Paul Wesley in 2005 because he thought his birthname was too hard to pronounce. He asked his family's permission before changing it.
  4. He speaks fluent Polish.
  5. Married his longtime girlfriend, Torrey DeVitto, in a secret ceremony in New York (April 2011).
  6. Ex-brother-in-law of Maryelle DeVitto and Devon DeVitto.
  7. Ex-son-in-law of Liberty DeVitto and Mary Devitto.
  8. Son of Tomasz Wasilewski and Agnieszka Wasilewska.
  9. Best friends with Ben McKenzie.
  10. Very close friends with Claire Holt.
  11. Paul attended Christian Brothers Academy in Lincroft, New Jersey and Marlboro High School for a period during his high school years.
  12. He transferred from Marlboro High School to Lakewood Prep School in Howell, New Jersey because the school was able to accommodate his acting schedule. He graduated from there in 2000 and then started college at Rutgers University but left after one semester with his parents support when more roles were offered to him and he realized he could make a career out of acting.
  13. He enjoys playing ice hockey and snowboarding.
  14. Paul is the second child of four children.
  15. He has an older sister, Monika, who is an attorney, and two younger sisters, Julia and Leah Wasilewski.
  16. Paul's passion was playing hockey until he was about 14 years old and was pushed into performing. Paul became interested in acting when enrolled in a summer arts program in third grade.
  17. Was in a relationship with his past The Vampire Diaries (2009) co-star Phoebe Tonkin from September 2013 to July 2017.
  18. Coached by acting teacher Tony Greco, who also boasts students such as Philip Seymour Hoffman, Taraji P. Henson, David Harbour, Latarsha Rose, Hill Harper, and Maulik Pancholy.
  19. Has performed in numerous off-broadway plays in New York City.
  20. (February 9, 2019) Recently married Ines de Ramon. The two were first spotted together in June 2018, when they were seen holding hands after a dinner date in N.Y.C.

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