Known for his role as the popular character of “Eric Van der Woodsen” on the CW series “Gossip Girl”, Connor Paolo is quite famous. His name got very well acquainted with the series name and the two names are now one. He also appeared in the series Revenge as Declan Porter. Let us learn a lot more about Connor Paolo and his great life of acting.
Early Life and Family
He was born on the 11th of July, in the year 1990 and he is now 31 years old in 2021. His star sign is Cancer and if you have the same sign, that’s just great with your possible similarities to Connor. By profession now, he is a popular TV actor and star. He was born to a Jewish family. His father’s name is Colin Paolo and his mother’s name is Julia Mendelsohn. His mother was a popular piano player and his father was a screenwriter for a long time. That’s all about his family life for now.
Educational Life and Career
He took up a strong passion as well as an interest in acting. He got his high school graduation quite quickly and then got enrolled in the Professional Performing Arts School. It is also one of those schools which are attended by a lot of prominent actors and artists from the TV industry. He also studied in the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. Connor Paolo was even part of the Appel Farm Arts and Music Center Summer Arts Camp. Sadly, he quit just in the first year. He got into acting pretty quickly.
Professional life and Into the Fame
In his early years, he played a side but prominent role of murderer-rapist in the “law & Order: Special Victims Unit”. Then, Connor got a popular role in the Oscar movie “Mystic River” firing the role of Young Sean. He got great attention with his role in the series “Revenge” and CW series “Gossip Girl” that got him widely famous.
The acting career of Connor Paolo
In 2004, Connor acted in the television series One Life to Live as Travis O’Connell, and in 2010, he acted in the television series Mercy as Everett Cone. In 2006, he acted in World Trade Center as Steven McLoughlin. The same year he appeared in the video game Bully. In 2010, Connor acted in the films Camp Hell as Jack and Stake Land as Martin. In 2011, he acted in the series Stake Land: Origins as Martin, and from 2011 to 2013, he acted in the series Revenge as Declan Porter. Then in 2016, Connor acted in the films Friend Request as Kobe, Like Lambs as Mick Springfield, Outlaw as Connor, and Stake Land II: The Stakelander as Martin. The same year he acted in the television series Rush Hour as Henry and Swedish Dicks as Tim. In 2017, Connor acted in the series The Brave as Nate and in Business Doing Pleasure as Jason. In 2020, he acted as Isaac Morgan in The Resident television series. In 2021, he acted in the comedy film Distancing Socially as Paul, and Connor is working in the film The Young Wife, which will be released in the upcoming years.
Social media presence
He is famous on Instagram with over 110K followers to his Instagram handle. But he spends very little time on social media. His Instagram handle has only 14 posts to date.
Personal life and relationships
For the time, he is not gay. His relationship with the popular and beautiful actress Alice Kremelberg got soon official. The two met in a series and lived a very happy life together. Sadly, they got separated after two years of relationship. Now he is dating another actress Grace Van Dien. However, the two are together now.
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Rumors and controversies
For now, he is not related to any controversies or rumors or any bad hassles on his name. He has spent a good time in the industry and has kept his positive reputation quite bright. Connor also keeps his distance from social troubles and problems with other notable industry stars.
Net worth in 2021
He has earned good money from the TV industry and is still acquainted with it. However, Connor Paolo’s net worth in 2021 is $1M.
Hobbies and interests of Connor Paolo
Connor will spend most of his time developing his acting career, but he will use some of his interests and hobbies in his free time. He has been interested in sports while studying in high school, and he has played in many football and soccer matches in school and college. He will watch football and baseball matches in his spare time. Connor loves watching more films and television series in his free time; his favorite film is Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, and his favorite TV series is Breaking Bad.
Connor main hobby is traveling, and he has traveled to many countries, and also he visited many states in the United States for his actions and also for vacation. He likes to ride a skateboard and bicycle, and he also dreams of going on a road trip around Europe with his friends one day. He is an animal lover, and he has a pet dog along with him, but their names are unknown. Connor favorite actors and actresses are Robert De Niro, Angelina Jolie, and Channing Tatum. He likes to listen to music, and AC/DC, The Clash, and Green Day are his favorite bands. In his free time, Connor will use to the gym because he always needs to stay in shape, which is important for his acting career.
The Body Measurements of Connor Paolo
Connor Paolo will stand 5 feet 6 inches or 168 cm in height, and his weight is 66 kg or 145 lbs. His chest size is 37 inches, his waist size is 29 inches, and his biceps size is 13 inches. His hair color is dark brown, and he has beautiful dark brown eyes. Connor has an average body type; his shoe size is 9 US.