Place of Birth: Meynooth, County Kildare, Ireland
Date of Birth: 2 February, 1996
Paul Mescal is an Irish actor. He is known for starring on the show Normal People, and in the films The Lost Daughter, Aftersun, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor; God’s Creatures, and Carmen.
He is the son of Dearbhla, a Garda, and Paul, a schoolteacher and semi-professional actor. His father’s family is from Cooraclare, Co. Clare. He speaks the Irish language.
Paul’s paternal grandfather was named Michael Mescal.
Paul’s paternal grandmother was named Mairead.