Paul Wesley is a Polish American actor, producer, and director. He stated studying theater in high school. His most recent acting job is Cal in Camo for theater, and Before I Disappear, a movie, which tells of Richie, (Shawn Christensen), a depressed man at a low point in his life, whose ranged sister (Emmy Rossum), asks him to look after his 11 year-old niece (Fatima Ptacek). As the evening progresses, he feels triggered by his two bosses Bill (Ron Pearlman), and Gideon (Paul Wesley. Richie then decides there is more to life than his bosses or anybody else’s demands. Paul Wesley was also a producer on this film. Both Paul Wesley and Shawn Christensen collaborated on this project together.
Wesley has a lead role in The Vampire Diaries, and has also served as director for the following episodes, Resident Evil, Woke up with A Monster, Things we Lost in the Fire, Requiem for A Dream, Detoured on Some Random Backwards Path to Hell, Day of Atonement. In Before I Disappear, Wesley is credited as a producer. He has worked with the director of Curfew, Christensen, whose film won an Oscar, which helped both parties with visibility. Wesley remarks that these days, it is hard to get financing, unless you are an A-list star, or you are producing a horror movie. Other examples include that you are either a blockbuster or a genre film that you can make $100 million off of.
He wanted something else to do besides The Vampire Diaries. Also, he plays Flint in Cal in Camo, a character that glues everything together. Amir and Sam is about Sam, an American soldier, and Amir, an illegal immigrant from Iraq, which is set in 2008 prior to the Great Recession. These are the highlights of Paul Wesley’s career up until 2017.