Paul Mescal

Paul Mescal

Irish actor
Paul Mescal is an Irish actor. Born in Maynooth, he graduated from The Lir Academy in 2017 and subsequently performed in plays, such as The Great Gatsby, Asking for It and The Lieutenant of Inishmore, in Dublin theatres.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 2, 1996
HometownMaynooth, Ireland
Height5'11" (1.80m)

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How short should you go with your shorts this summer?

  • We’ve segued into summer weather proper, that first flush of balmy temperatures when the rosé is chilled and the legs – for the pallid British male – are out. Like the blooming of a certain rare orchid, it’s quite the phenomenon – knobbly knees and calves as translucently pale as a newborn fish.


Paul Mescal talks his audition process for The Lost Daughter

Paul Mescal talks his audition process for The Lost Daughter! Paul Mescal (aka Connell from Normal People) is making his feature film debut in Maggie Gyllenhaal's 'The Lost Daughter' alongside Olivia Coleman & Dakota Johnson. Apparently, Maggie Gyllenhaal was blown away by his audition tape... interview by Stefanie Faleo. .
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Normal People
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2021British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLeading ActorNormal PeopleWinner
2020Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or MovieNormal PeopleNominated