Paul Adelstein Bio


Paul Adelstein is an American actor and a divorcee. His ex-wife is Liza Weil with whom he has one daughter.

Relationship Statistics of Paul Adelstein

What is Paul Adelstein marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Divorce
How many children does Paul Adelstein have ? (name):One (Josephine Elizabeth Weil-Adelstein)
Is Paul Adelstein having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Paul Adelstein gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Paul Adelstein was married to actress, Liza Weil. But back in 2016, the marriage got broken. The now ex-couple met in several projects. Finally, they started dating and tied the nuptial knot in November 2006.

The wedding ceremony was celebrated with the Jewish faith. Together, they gave birth to a baby girl, Josephine Elizabeth Weil-Adelstein on April 20, 2010.

But even after a decade long marriage, things started falling apart. According to Liza, there were irreconcilable differences between them. And this led to their divorce. And finally, in March 2016, Liza filed for divorce.

Who is Paul Adelstein?

Paul Adelstein is an actor. Additionally, he is also a singer/songwriter, pianist, and guitarist. His most notable work can be seen in TV series, Prison Break as Paul Kellerman.

Paul Adelstein: Birth, Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

He was born in Chicago in the state of Illinois on April 29, 1969. His ethnicity is Caucasian.

There is no detail information about his early life and childhood. He has managed to keep those details a secret. Similarly, he has not shared any information on his parents, ethnic background.


As per his education, he attended Francis W. Parker School. Afterward, he graduated from there. Then he joined the Bowdoin College.

Later, he graduated from there studying ‘Phi Beta Kappa’ and ‘summa cum laude’ with a degree in English.

Paul Adelstein: Professional Life, Career

Paul Adelstein is active in acting career since 1990. In the initial phase, he used to work in theater. At that time, he collaborated with New Crime Productions and Steppenwolf Theatre Company. Highlighting his debut in the film, it was in 1990 in a movie named, “The Grifters.”

Then a long break of 7 years, he was back in a movie, “Peoria Babylon.” Afterward, he has been active in this field. In 1998, he featured in both films and TV series. His first tv show is “Cupid.” He appeared in several episodes in it. He kept on working hard for major roles.

Subsequently, in 2005, he got a major role in both TV and film. He worked in a film, “Memoir of a Geisha,” and TV series, “Prison Break.” These roles made him famous in the industry.

Similarly, some of his other main projects are “Private Practice,” and “Scandal.” From 2007 to 2011, he played the role of ‘Cooper Freedman’ in “Private Practice” for 111 episodes. Furthermore, he did many other projects like “Be Cool,” “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce,” “Hack,” “Return to Zero,” and others.

He is also a singer/songwriter, pianist, and guitarist. He is with a musical band named Doris as a lead singer.

Net Worth and Salary

This actor’s net worth is estimated at around $2 million. His acted movie Collateral (2004) was made with a $65 million budget and has collected $217.8 million.

As per the sources, the average salary received by an actor is between $19k-$210k per year.

Rumors and Controversy

Paul is a focused person. Although he has played several controversial roles on-screen, he hasn’t been into any major media controversies.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Paul Adelstein has a height of 6 feet 2 inches. Similarly, his body weight is around 84 kg and has dark brown hair with brown eyes.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Paul is active on any social media such as Twitter and Instagram but not on Facebook.

He has more than 100k followers on Instagram and around 69.6k followers on Twitter.


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