Australian actor Paul Fenech is one of the most talented directors and actors working on television today. His consistent performance on the show, Pizza Man, is one of many proofs of his undeniable acting skills. He first appeared in small projects that led him to the big screen. His filmography speaks of his successful path as an actor and director.
Paul Fenech Bio, Age, & Family
Paul Fenech's bio reveals that he was born on 21 November 1972 in Sydney, Australia. At the age of 46, he stands at the height of 5 feet 3 and a half inches (1.61 meters). He possesses Australian nationality. His father, Fred was a Maltese migrant whereas his mother was part-Aboriginal. Paul grew up in Stanmore in Sydney’s inner west.
Among the family, he was close with his father, and whenever the two fought, he would always look out for his father. Sadly, his father passed away in 2014.
When it comes to his education, Paul was kicked out of three schools for troublemaking. Later, he learned boxing and gymnastics at a police youth club.
His Career & Net Worth
When he was learning boxing, Paul made his first movie, More Than Legends starring himself. Then, he made the short film, Pizza Man based on his experiences as a pizza delivery driver and won third place in Sydney’s annual Tropfest Short Film Festival.
Because of his hard work and dedication, Paul got the chance to work with Australian community broadcaster SBS to produce a sitcom based on his short film, Pizza which aired for five seasons. It later aired as a full-length series entitled, Fat Pizza in 2003.
Paul Fench enjoys at the set with his co-star Tahir Bilgic (Photo: xpressmag.com)
Over a decade, Paul combined the storyline of Pizza with SBS series, Housos, and created a new show named Fat Pizza vs. Housos. Throughout his career, he has directed and acted in a dozen series including his new show, Deadly Down Under.
Paul also got nominated with a Grand Jury Prize in 1999 for his film, Somewhere in the Darkness at the Slamdance Film Festival. With his contribution to the entertainment industry, the actor enjoys a substantial net worth of $5 million and a massive figure of salary.
Paul Fenech Married, Wife
Since Paul's arrival in the spotlight, he has kept his focus on his career with not much revelation about his personal life. However, it is not a secret that he is married and lives in Sydney’s well-to-do north shore with his wife and children. He successfully keeps the details on his married life with his wife private.
Not surprisingly, the identities of his wife and children are not disclosed as well. The reason behind him keeping it private might be because Paul does not want to be followed by paparazzi everywhere when he spends time with his family.
Even though he has kept his private life secret, there's no doubt that Paul is relishing his married life with his wife and precious moments with his family.