Aaron Paul - Updated May 2024

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Aaron Paul

Aaron Paul is a well-known American actor as well as a producer. In addition, Aaron Paul is prominently known for portraying Jesse Pinkman in the AMC series Breaking Bad (2008-2013). Also, he has won several awards for the role as well. Let us know more about the famous personality.

Early Life

The full name of  Paul is Aaron Paul Sturtevant. He was born on August 27, 1979. Currently, he is 44 years old. His birthplace is Emmett, Idaho, United States. Moreover, Paul belongs to American nationality. His ethnicity is mixed (English, German, and Scottish). According to his date of birth, Paul’s zodiac sign is Virgo.

Aaron Paul Early Life

Caption: Aaron Paul’s Early Life (Source: Instagram)

In addition, Aaron Paul is the youngest of four children. One of their names is Danielle Hart. And the name of his parents is Darla and Baptist minister Robert Sturtevant.  Regarding his education, he graduated from Centennial High School in 1997 in Boise, Idaho. Later on, he drove to Los Angeles in his 1982 Toyota Corolla with his mother.

Career and Professional Life

When he moved to Los Angeles, he gave his appearance on an episode of the CBS game show The Price Is Right. It aired on January 3, 2000. Also, he worked as a movie theater usher at Universal Studios in Hollywood.  Paul also went to LA for the International Modeling and Talent Association competition in 1996. Amazingly, he won runner-up and signed with a manager.

Paul then appeared in music videos, Thoughtless, White Trash Beautiful. His appearances also include television commercials for Juicy Fruit, Corn Pops, and Vanilla Coke. The movies in which he worked are   Whatever It Takes (2000), and Help! I’m a Fish (2001), K-PAX (2001), National Lampoon’s Van Wilder (2002).

Likewise, it further includes Bad Girls From Valley High (2005), Choking Man (2006), Mission: Impossible III (2006), The Last House on the Left (2009), and Need for Speed (2014). He starred as “Weird Al” Yankovic in the Funny or Die short Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (2010).

Aaron Paul Career

Caption: Aaron Paul Career (Source: Instagram)

Further Career

Surprisingly, he became famous for his role in Big Love. In the year 2008, he played a role in the series, Breaking Bad. And, he also starred in Smashed. In the years 2012 and 2013, he appeared on the show, Tron: Uprising. Furthermore, he was featured in a dance song, ‘Dance Bitch’ in 2013. And, his more appearances include Saturday Night Lives 39th season,  Need for Speed,  Exodus: Gods and Kings, WWE Raw, and the Hulu series The Path(2016).

Besides, he also voiced the main protagonist in  Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV (2016). He joined the drama series, Truth Be Told in 2018. In September of the same year, he worked with the cast of the HBO science fiction western series, Westworld. In the future, he is expected to appear in the sci-fi thriller, Dual.

Net worth 2024

Paul’s estimated net worth is approximately $20 million. And, his salary is more or less around $200,000 per episode. Other information such as his personal belongings and other endorsements are inaccessible.

Awards and Nominations

For Paul’s role in Breaking Bad, he was nominated for the  Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, and 2014. He won the award in 2010, 2012, and 2014. Smashed reached it to official selections for the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.

Similarly, some of his other awards consist of the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (2014), Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries, or Television Film (2013), and Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.

By the same token, he has also won the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television three times (2009, 2011, 2013), more than any other actor in that category. Other than this, he has achieved several other awards and nominations every year.

Personal Life

In regards to his personal life, he is a happily married man. He was engaged to actress and director, Lauren Parsekian in Paris on January 1, 2012.  The couple had met each other for the first time at the Coachella Festival.

Aaron Paul and his baby

Caption: Aaron and his baby (Source: Instagram)

Consequently, they married on May 26, 2013, in a 1920s Parisian carnival-themed wedding in Malibu, California. At the wedding ceremony, Foster the People and John Mayer performed. The couple also shares a daughter. And, her name is Story Annabelle Paul.

Previously, he has dated Jessica Jessica Lowndes (2009 – 2010), Amara Zaragoza (2003 – 2008), Samaire Armstrong (2001 – 2002), and Nicole Eggert (2001 – 2003).

Aaron Paul – Body Measurements

Besides, Aaron Paul is 5 feet and 8 inches tall. His exact weight is 70 kg. Paul’s shoe since is 10 (US). His chest size, waist size, and arms size are 40 inches, 34 inches, and 15 inches respectively. Paul has light brown hair color and blue eye color.

Aaron Paul – Social Media

The well-known actor is super active on social media platforms. He has over 1.7 million followers on Facebook with the name Aaron Paul. And, his username is @aaronpaul with 5.1 million followers on his Instagram account. Moreover, his username on  Twitter is @aaronpaul_8 with 2.5 million followers.