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Paul Mescal

1996-02-02 Maynooth, County Kildare, Republic of Ireland

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Paul Mescal (born 2 February 1996) 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. In Ireland, he came to fame as 'Sausage Paul', the protagonist in an ad for Denny's Sausages. Mescal received praise for his starring role in the miniseries Normal People (2020), earning a British Academy Television Award as well as a nomination for a Primetime Emmy Award. Mescal made his film debut with a supporting role in the psychological drama The Lost Daughter (2021), and has since gained praise for starring in the 2022 drama films Aftersun and God's Creatures.


Untitled Gladiator Sequel Lucius 2024-11-22
Carmen Aidan 2023-04-21
Aftersun Calum 2022-10-21
God's Creatures Brian O'Hara 2022-09-30
The Lost Daughter Will 2021-12-16
Drifting Cian 2020-07-11
This Is Our Youth Dennis Ziegler 2020-10-20
A Spy By Nature Alec Milius
The End of Getting Lost Duncan
Strangers Harry
Foe Junior
Merrily We Roll Along Franklin Shepard
Bring Them Down
The History of Sound Lionel