Connor Paolo Gay, Girlfriend, Family, Height

By Sabena Shahi | On: 25 Jul, 2019
Connor Paolo Gay, Girlfriend, Family, Height

Quick Information

Date of Birth 1990-0-11
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Marital Status Dating
Divorced/Engaged Not Yet
Girlfriend/Dating Grace Van Dien (Dating), Alice Kremelberg, Adelaide Kane (Split)
Gay/Lesbain No
Ethnicity Jewish
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Children/Kids Not Yet
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)
Education Professional Performing Arts School, Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
Parents Colin Paolo (Father), Julia Mendelsohn (Mother)

Connor Paolo is best known for playing his role as gay teen socialite Eric Van Der Woodsen in the CW's series, Gossip Girl.

He drew the attention of the public, but his character brought some spur in his real-life sexual preferences, confusing many to believe that he was gay.

However, Connor has remained unbothered while continuing pursuing his career avidly.

He gracefully tackles all the situation because of which he has been regarded as one of the most eligible bachelors of Hollywood. He has also made his appearances in both movies and TV shows.

Connor's Net Worth From Movies

Connor has been a part of the entertainment industry since his childhood when he first appeared in the sitcom, All My Children.

Later, in 2002, he portrayed the character of a young murderer-rapist in the episode of Juvenile of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

Eventually, Connor received frequent positive reviews of the public and media, which boosted his confidence in the work.

Some of his most rated movies and TV series are Friend Request, Stake Land, The Brave, The Stakelander, Gossip Girl, Revenge, and Business Doing Pleasure.

Connor is now working on his upcoming project, and in some of his shoot, he is seen posing shirtless flaunting his abs and packs.

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Through his flawless contributions, Connor has made a net worth of $3 million from his career and even from the hit movies he might have added more load to his chunk.

Connor Paolo Gay Or Dating Girlfriend?

Connor Paolo has been the subject of gay rumors since the inception of the Gossip Girl where he played a gay character.

However, he has dispelled the rumors by dating a famous list of girlfriends. He also stated that he is just an actor who is doing his job. 

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Connor is now happily dating his girlfriend, Grace Van Dien. His partner is also an actress who rose to prominence from her role in the films, Greenhouse Academy and Max

Previously, Connor dated Australian actress Adelaide Kane. But after two years, they eventually broke up.

Connor  Paolo attends Red Carper at The London Hotel with his then-girlfriend, Adelaide Kane, on 1 December 2012 (Photo: gettyimages)

Later, he dated American actress Alice Kremelberg at one point in his life. But as of now, Connor is more than happy with relishing his dating life with his girlfriend, Grace Van Dien.

Age, Family

Connor was born on 11 July 1990 to Colin Paolo, a writer, and Julia Mendelsohn, a classical pianist and vocal coach.

Embracing Ashkenazi Jewish and possibly German ethnicity, Connor spent his childhood in New York City with his family. 

While growing up, Connor, who stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 meters), attended Professional Performing Arts School. And then, he took an acting class in Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.

Later, with the same spirit, Connor spent most of his time at the Appel Farm Arts and Music Center Summer Arts Camp. 

Furthermore, Connor attended New York University only for a semester before focusing on his acting career.