A native of Chicago, Illinois, United States, Paul Adelstein is an American TV as well as film actor who is widely known for portraying the character of Agent Paul Kellerman in a TV series known as Prison Break as well as for his role in a series called Private Practice as pediatrician Cooper Freedman. In addition to the supporting roles in movies such as Memoirs of a Geisha and Intolerable Cruelty, Paul is also known for the present reccuring role as Leo Bergen on the Scandal and as Jake in current series called Girlfriends’Guide to Divorce. He has been active in the field since the year 1990 and till then, he has garnered a huge number of fans following as well as popularity.
It was in the year 1990 when Paul made his film debut in The Grifters. He then went on to make his appearance in several of the TV series which also includes ER, Cupid, Scrubs, and Without a Trace. He also has a numbers of significant supporting roles in the movies such as Intolerable Cruelty, Bedazzled, Be Cool and Memoirs of a Geisha.
In the year 2005, Paul received the most significant role to date as the member of regular cast of suspenseful TV series called Prison Break. His other movies as well as TV credit includes The Missing Person, Land of the Lost, Happy Sushi, Return to Zero, Collateral, ER, Turks, Cupid, Hack, Without a Trace, Breaking News, Partners and Crime, Private Practice, Scrubs, Las Vegas, Glenn Martin DDS, Law & Order, Nobody’s Watching and many more.
Paul is a tall guy with the towering height of 6 feet and 2 inches. He was born on 29th April of the year 1969 which has now made him at the age of 46. He was born to Reform Jewish family. He went to get his education from the Francis W. Parker School. After that, he attended the Bowdoin College from where he got graduated Phi Beta Kappa as well as summa cum laude with the degree in English. He then started his career in the theatre working with the New Crime Productions which s a company that was founded by John Cusack and later with the Steppenwolf Theatre Company. He moved to the Los Angeles when he was 34 years old in 2003.
Moving on to his personal life biography, Paul has already got married. He is married to his wife Liza Weil who is an actress. The couple tied their knot with each other in November of the year 2006. He also has one child, a daughter named Josephine Elizabeth Weil- Adelstein whom his wife gave birth in April of 2010. Prior to acting, Paul is also a lead singer as well as a guitarist of a band known as Doris which was started in late nineties.
He has also recorded several of the albums with them by singing as well as song writing for the group. In addition to that, he is also a pianist and a guitarist. Besides that, to get more details about his life, interview and his scandal, he can also be connected through his Instagram and Twitter account.