Paul Wesley – From Actor to Director

Paul Wesley – From Actor to Director

Humble Beginnings

Paul Wesley is an actor, who is best known for his role as Stefan Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries. Paul speaks both English and Polish. He grew up in New York and New Jersey. He attended Lakewood Prep School in New Jersey; and during high school is when he began his acting career. He started off with a spot on the series, Guiding Light.
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Next Paul Wesley had a role on the series Wolf Lake, playing the role of Lucas. He starred in the 2008 CBS television film The Russell Girl. In 2007 he starred in an ABC Family miniseries called Fallen. In addition, Paul has had roles on television on shows such like 24, 8 Simple Rules, Army Wives, Cane, and many more.

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Career Changers

In 2009 the tide changed for Paul Wesley, he plays the starring role of Stefan Salvatore in the television show The Vampire Diaries. Wesley began directing episodes of The Vampire Diaries in the fifth season. By season 8 he started receiving his chops in producing episodes. He has appeared in multiple films against seasoned actors such as Susan Sarandon, Nick Nolte, and Billy Bob Thornton.

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In 2014 he produced and acted in the movie, Before I Disappear; which earned an award at the Film Festival. He also starred in Amira and Sam. Paul Wesley started his theater work with the off-Broadway production of, Cal in Camo in New York City. He continued getting more experience with directing; by directing an episode in season 2 of a show called Shadowhunters.

What is Paul Wesley Up To Now

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Just two years ago, Paul Wesley started his own production label, Citizen Media. He has signed a contract with Warner Brothers to produce new television shows. He is a philanthropist that is on a mission. He has campaigned for the Humane Society of the United States and a host of other charitable organizations.

Paul Wesley definitely has a promising career ahead of him. He is now able to add under his career vitae: directing, acting, theater, and producing. With the ending of the series The Vampire Diaries, no one can count Paul Wesley out of the acting game. He will continue to hone his promising career and give his fans his expertise behind and in front of the camera.

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