Connor Paolo is an American television and film actor who has a net worth of $3 Million. He rose to fame after starring as Eric van der Woodsen in the superhit teen drama series “Gossip Girl”. Connor gained further popularity for his appearance in the ABC drama series called “Revenge” in which he played the role of Declan Porter.
Paolo has been acting in films and television shows since 2002 and made quite a name for himself in the entertainment business. He first starred in the 2002 crime drama series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” and then continued to appear in various series.
Connor has managed to star in more than 31 projects including films and television series. Additionally, he was seen in a music video as well as providing vocals for the character of Tom in the video game “Bully“. Let’s take a look at the biography and net worth of Connor Paolo.
Connor Paolo’s Net Worth
Connor Paolo was born on July 11, 1990, in New York City, New York, United States. He was born in a working-class family where his father Colin Paolo worked as a screenwriter and his mother Julia Mendelsohn a vocal coach and classical pianist. Paolo found a love for acting, thanks to his extraordinary parents who were already working in showbiz.
Connor completed his training at the Professional Performing Arts School in 2006. In that school, Sarah Hyland, Paul Iacono, and Taylor Momsen, who would go on to become stars, were his fellow students.
Connor was passionate about becoming an actor so he attended acting lessons at the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute. Later, he went to Elmer, New Jersey, and enrolled at Appel Farm Arts and Music Center Summer Arts Camp to craft his skills.
In the fall of 2008, Paolo attended the New York University for one semester. Aside from studying in acting school, he graduated from a high school in the West Side of Manhattan.
Connor Paolo started his acting career by appearing as Zachary Connor in the NBC drama series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” in 2002. The following year, he got a role as Young Sean Devine in the hit film “Mystic River” directed by Clint Eastwood.
In 2004, Paolo was cast as Travis O’Connell for 16 episodes of the soap opera “One Life to Live”. Two years later, he returned to appear in the series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, this time playing a role as Teddy Winnock.
Connor also received a nomination for Best Performance in a Feature Film for his appearance in “World Trade Center” in 2006. Next, he was seen as Warren Hardesky in the drama film “Snow Angels” starring Sam Rockwell and Kate Beckinsale.
Connor Paolo Biography
|Date of Birth
|July 11, 1990
|New York City
|5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
|66 kg (145 lbs)
Connor Paolo had a big break when he landed a recurring role as Eric van der Woodsen in the American teen drama series “Gossip Girl“. The CW’s series in which he continued to star from 2007 to 2012 for its first four seasons. He also guest appeared in season 6 episode 10 of the show titled “New York, I Love You XOXO”.
While appearing in “Gossip Girl”, Connor was making appearances in films The Winning Season (2009), Camp Hell (2010), Stake Land (2010), and the American medical drama series “Mercy” in 2010.
Connor came to the spotlight once again after getting a main role as Declan Porter in seasons 1 and 2 of the drama series “Revenge“. The show debuted in September 2011, on ABC starring Madeleine Stowe and Emily VanCamp. Paolo starred in the series from 2011 to 2013. Connor Paolo accumulated a net worth of 3 million US dollars.
In 2016 Connor Paolo was at the peak of his acting career and appeared in five films and two television shows in that year alone. He started by appearing in a comedy-drama series “Rush Hour”, followed by his appearance in the comedy web series “Swedish”.
His 2016 film credits include Friend Request, Like Lambs, Outlaw, and Stake Land II: The Stakelander. Next year, he had a role as Tony Pacarelli in the adventure comedy film “Flock of Four” and then the action drama series “The Brave” where he played the role of Nate.
Connor had further roles in television shows and films including Distancing Socially, Ambush, The Young Wife, Electric Dreams, and The Resident.
Connor Paolo Net Worth
Connor Paolo has a net worth of $3 Million as of 2024. He is one of the most successful actors in the Hollywood industry and has been appearing in films and television series since the age of 12. Connor is still young and already accomplished a lot of success in the industry.
He earns from appearing in films and television series as well as TV commercials. In 2006, he was seen in a television commercial for a popular brand “Pizza Hut”. Connor Paolo’s annual income is roughly $400,000.