How tall is Aaron Paul? Who is his wife? How does he dress? Here's everything you want to know about the stylish and talented actor.
Since his first television appearance on Beverly Hills 90210 (1999), Aaron Paul's Hollywood career–and personal style–have come a long way. These days, his sophisticated taste informs both his outfits and his on-screen projects.
Who is Aaron Paul?
Aaron Paul has been featured on the covers of Esquire, Men's Health, Nylon, Rolling Stone, Details and plenty of other magazines. If you couldn't put a name to the face, it's understandable. Paul's career has been fairly random.
From Korn music videos to Funny or Die skits to major TV series, he's slowly and steadily built an impressive acting career (especially considering his first job in California was ushering people to their seats in a Universal Studios movie theater).
Today, most people know Aaron Paul from his role as Walter White's sidekick in AMC's Breaking Bad, an absolutely epic show. If you didn't catch it during its heyday, check it out on Netflix. Trust us.
While Aaron is not a big guy, he's managed a huge career. Though he's now known as a great actor, he actually got his start after being selected as runner-up in a modeling competition.
That's right–Aaron Paul joined the industry right out of high school. He left a small town in Idaho, packed up his car, and pursued his Hollywood dreams. Spoiler alert: it worked out. Oh, and did we mention that his wife is pretty hot?
As an actor, Paul's breakthrough role was on HBO's Big Love. From 2007-2011, he played Scott Quittman. In the show, centered on a polygamous family, Paul played an unlikely outsider. He was an ex-Mormon counselor pursuing a monogamous relationship with Sarah (Amanda Seyfried).
In 2008, Aaron Paul began his star-making portrayal of Jesse Pinkman on AMC's Breaking Bad. His character was the heart, or moral center, of the dark drama. For his work on Breaking Bad, he achieved critical success and mainstream fame.
Aaron Paul won the prime time Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2010, 2012, and 2014.
After Breaking Bad, Aaron Paul started providing voice work on the animated Netflix series Bojack Horseman (2014-present). He voices Todd Chavez, a total slacker. Of the project, Paul has said it's “an absolute dream cast.” He is also a producer of the series.
Simultaneously, Aaron Paul starred in Hulu's The Path (2016-2018), the subject of which mirrored his role on Big Love. The Path is another soapy drama centered on a bizarre and exclusive faith-based lifestyle.
According to GQ, Paul will be joining the cast of HBO's Westworld for season three. It's not expected to return until 2020.
How tall is Aaron Paul?
Aaron Paul is 5'8″ tall. At five-foot-eight, he is one inch shorter than the average American male.
His wife is supposedly 5'9″. When she wear heels, she appears taller than him in photographs. Above, she must be wearing flats, and he seems a bit taller than usual…
Who is Aaron Paul's Wife?
Aaron Paul met his wife at Coachella. He married actress and director Lauren Parkesian in 2013. Parkesian is known for her work on Finding Kind and Celebrity Page. She's an outspoken anti-bullying activist.
The Paul-Parkesian wedding took place in Malibu, California. Music was provided by Foster the People and John Mayer.
The couple has one daughter, Story Annabelle Paul. She was born in February 2018.
How to Dress like Aaron Paul
Aaron Paul is a stylish guy. He favors classic pieces with a youthful twist.
He's said “I'm just in love with Burberry. Always have been. Always will be.” He was front row at the brand's 2012 New York Fashion Week show.
Red Carpet Style
Aaron Paul has gone through a fashion evolution over the years. His style reflects his career trajectory. Once a relative unknown, he's now a leading man. He's gone from standard grey suits to more eye-catching looks. It seems he's taken the phrase “dress like you're already famous” to heart, embracing clothing worthy of his status and stature.
Interesting shoe choices, colorful suits, and bow ties are all part of Aaron Paul's signature red carpet style.
Though he's undoubtedly a serious actor, he's not afraid to have fun with fashion. Check out the powder blue suit he sported at a West Hollywood restaurant back in 2014, at the height of his meteoric rise. Not every man can pull off a pastel suit and bow tie, but Paul makes it look easy.
For his casual wear, Aaron Paul prefer pieces with an edge. He's often spotted wearing leather jackets, sunglasses, and black v-neck tees. He's not afraid to embrace whimsical accessories like hats and bow ties.
He'll also use knit blazers to lend polish to his street wear.
One of the best parts of Aaron Paul's style game is his shoe collection. It's what sets his looks apart from a sea of basic t-shirt and jeans ensembles. He does it all–pointed toes, leather, suede, wing tips, black sneakers–his feet are up for anything.