paul wesley

Timeline created by sarah.holmes
In Film
  • born

    born
    He was born on July 23, 1982
    Paul Wesley was born in New Brunswick, NJ
    He is 38 years old
  • high school

    high school
    He started his theater studies in new york city and transferred from Marlboro high school to Lakewood prep school in Howell new jersey because the school was better to accommodate his acting schedule during his junior year in high school.
  • high school years

    high school years
    During his junior year in high school, Wesley was cast in the soap opera Guiding Light as character Max Nickerson.
  • college

    college
    He drops out of the first semester at Rutgers University.
  • graduate

    graduate
    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 in New Jersey but left after one semester with his parent's support when more roles were offered to him, and he realized he could make a career out of acting.
  • name

    name
    He changes his name to paul Wesley
  • season 1

    Paul Wesley was 27 when he played Stefan Salvatore, a vampire who was roughly around 18 when he was changed into a vampire in 1864. Wesley played Stefan for all eight seasons and was 35 years old when the show wrapped
  • vampire diaries

    vampire diaries
    they cast him to do Vampire diaries he plays the main character Stephan Salvatore and he and his brother Damon Salvatore fell in love with a human Elena now they are trying to save her life.
  • season 2

    The second season focuses on the return of Elena Gilbert's (Nina Dobrev) doppelgänger, Katherine Pierce, the introduction of werewolves, the sun and moon curse, and the arrival of the original vampires. Tyler Lockwood's (Michael Trevino) uncle, Mason Lockwood (Taylor Kinney), arrives in town searching for the moonstone
  • season 3

    Klaus brings Stefan back to Mystic Falls to find out what he is hiding. A senior prank night takes a deadly turn when Klaus finds out that Elena is still alive. Klaus threatens Elena by feeding Tyler his blood and kills him. He tells Bonnie that if she does not find a way to create hybrids, Tyler dies
  • season 4

    After much deliberation, Elena finally discovered which Salvatore brother she truly wanted to be with. Despite professing her love to Stefan in the season three finale, the season four finale found her realizing that it's always been, Damon. “In death, you're the one that made me feel the most alive,” Elena told Damon
  • season 5

    Enzo captures Elena, Bonnie, and Stefan. ... Elena escapes from Enzo and then Stefan kills him. Meanwhile, The Travelers turn Sloan into a vampire, but then take away the magic keeping her as a vampire. She then dies, as Markos says he wants to make all of Mystic Falls magic free.
  • focus on directing

    Wesley began directing The Vampire Diaries in its fifth season and produced the series at the start of season 8.
  • vampire diaries ending

    vampire diaries ending
    "I Was Feeling Epic" is the series finale of The CW television series The Vampire Diaries, as well as the 16th and last episode of season 8. It is also the 171st episode overall. It originally aired on Friday, March 10, 2017.
  • 2020 paul wesley

    Wesley continues to act on TV shows, but has also stepped into directing and starring in off-Broadway productions. The actor directed several episodes of "TVD" and one episode of Freeform's "Shadowhunters.