Paul Thomas Wesley was born in New Jersey, the USA. His real name is Paul Thomas Wasilewski, he has Polish roots and his parents immigrated to America from Poland. Paul changed his last name Wasilewski to Wesley, not because he didn’t like her, he felt that when he will become a star for the Americans it will be too difficult to pronounce his real name.
Paul Wesley from an early age was rather active in sports so now his body is very athletic. He has light brown hair, green eyes and sexy body with parameters of chest in 119 cm, biceps 42 cm, waist 87 cm. Paul previously worked as a model.
Although Paul has full of events and a broad life, he never forget to do sports and training, his favorite sports are snowboarding and playing hockey.
In spite of his boundless love for the sport activities, special preference he gave to the school of the theater. Paul was transferred to a school in Howell Liquide, as it solved students to combine study with acting schedule, and Paul started to act in films even in High School, having passed the casting for the role in “Guiding Light”.
His parents have always supported the desire of the son to achieve an acting career, even after Paul gave up teaching in College of the Rutgers University.
In 2001, Paul Wesley got a role in her first feature film “Orange Country (O.C.)” and the following years he actively starred in many series. But the roles were not allowed to fully disclose Paul of his acting potential. Wesley believed that his talent, combined with the bright good looks and acting experience. The first his really serious role in the movie world is in a great film “Peaceful Warrior”.
But the stunning popularity and recognition Paul Wesley got in 2009, after a bright and superbly played the lead role of Stefan Salvatore in the mystical series “The Vampire Diaries”. It was after this role about Paul Wesley spoke as a talented actor with great prospects. In addition to stellar popularity, the work in this series has brought Wesley the glory of the most sexy young actor.
Surely a charming young man-vampire with an impressive expressive eyes and great sports figure could not fail to touch the hearts of women, so for the role of a mysterious vampire Stefan Salvatore, Paul Wesley in 2010 was honored with two awards of Teen Choice Awards in the category Breakthrough of the year: men’s role in the series and The best actor of fantastic series.
Though Paul Wesley is a rather modest young man, but his personal life has always been full of vivid romances. The longest of his romance with actress Marne Patterson lasted 4 years and ended in 2008. It was then that Paul met on the set of the film “Killer Movie” with a charming young actress Torrey de Vitto. This girl won the heart of the handsome young man and in April 2011, the couple secretly married, but in July 2013 the pair filed for divorce after two years of marriage and since September 2013 Paul is dating actress Phoebe Tonkin, who also played a role in “The Vampire Diaries”.