All Breaking Bad show fans can never forget the innocent, baby-faced drug dealer Jesse Pinkman. The iconic role which won several awards was played by Aaron Paul, an actor, and producer who hails from Idaho. Well, we will explore more about Aaron in this article and try to find out his net worth too!
|Full Name||Aaron Paul Sturtevant|
|Source of Wealth||Professional Actor|
|Birthplace||Emmett, Idaho, United States of America|
|Height||5′ 8″ (1.73 m)|
|Date of Birth||August 27, 1979|
|Marital Status||Married (Lauren Corrine Parsekian)|
The role of Jesse played by Aron Paul in Breaking Bad was not supposed to be continued in the first season of the series but the terrific chemistry between him and Bryan Cranston changed this, and Aaron’s role was continued. Aaron Paul’s current net worth is estimated to be $22 Million.
When Paul had moved to Los Angeles in late 90’s with $6000 no one would have guessed that he would went on to earn $200,000 per episode in the final season of Breaking Bad. He even produced the season which added more to his kitty!
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Personal Life (200 words)
Aaron Paul Sturtevant was born a month premature to Darla and Robert Sturtevant. He is youngest of four siblings and his father is a Baptist minister. Paul completed his schooling from Centennial High School in Boise, Idaho, in 1997.
Paul met his now wife Lauren Parsekian at the Coachella Festival in California, and the two got engaged in Paris in January 2012. Paul and Parsekian got married in 2013 in Parisian carnival-themed wedding in Malibu, California. The two welcomed their first child, daughter Story Annabelle in February 2018. Lauren’s non-profit organization, the Kind Campaign works against bullying, Paul is actively involved in the organization and regularly raises money for the same. The family of three currently lives in Idaho.
After moving to Los Angeles in late 90’s, Paul bagged the runner-up title in the 1996 International Modeling and Talent Association competition. He appeared in various like “Thoughtless” and “White Trash Beautiful.” He also featured in television commercials for brands like Juicy Fruit, Corn Pops and Vanilla Coke. In January 2000, Paul appeared on the game show “The Price Is Right” where he lost after guessing the wrong price for a car! He went to to do films like “Whatever It Takes” (2000), “Help! I’m a Fish!” (2001), “K-PAX (2001), “National Lampoon’s Van Wilder” (2002), “Bad Girls From Valley High” (2005), “Choking Man” (2006), “Mission: Impossible III” (2006) and “The Last House on the Left” (2009). However, his break came in the form of “Breaking Bad” which aired from 2008 to 2013 and got him both fame and money. He was also nominated for Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role and won it in 2010, 2012 and 2014. He also won the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television thrice in 2010, 2012, 2014.
Since Breaking Bad, Paul worked in the movie Smashed in 2012 which was selected for the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. He went on to work in the Hulu series “The Path” in 2016, “Truth Be Told”, an Apple TV+ crime drama series in 2018, and casted in the third season of the HBO science fiction series “Westworld”.
Paul spent a whopping $1.4 million in 2012 to get home above the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles. the same home was listed for sale in 2019 for $2.5 million. Paul bought Jim Parson’s Los Angeles home for $6.95 million in the same year. It is a known fact that Paul loves driving and he spends a good part of his income to maintain his collection. He is a lover of vintage sports cars and owns a 1965 Shelby Cobra which is one of the rarest sports cars ever made. The company had manufactured only 348 of them between 1965 to 1967 and one of them found its way in Paul’s collection.
Some facts about Aaron Paul:
- Paul was born prematurely in his parent’s bathtub!
- He worked five jobs at a time to save up the money to move to Los Angeles.
- Aaron was paid $150,000 per episode in 5th season of Breaking Bad.
- Aaron attended the Prince of Brunei’s 25th birthday party and ended up hanging out with Michael Jackson.
- Both Paul and his costar of Breaking Bad Bryan Cranston got tattoos to commemorate the show.