Paul Mescal, a graduate from The Lir Academy, has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award after his starring role in the miniseries Normal People (2020).

Paul Mescal made his feature film debut with Maggie Gyllenhaal’s The Lost Daughter and has since starred in two critically acclaimed films, Aftersun and God's Creatures.

Paul Mescal has earned a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Lead Performance for his role in Aftersun.

Paul Mescal will be starring in the feature film adaptations of Iain Reid's novel Foe and Taichi Yamada's novel Strangers.

Paul Mescal has been in a relationship with the singer Phoebe Bridgers since 2020, and appeared in her music video for the song "Savior Complex."

Paul Mescal has done a virtual stage reading of Kenneth Lonergan’s This Is Our Youth for the Actors Fund of America charity.

Paul Mascal performed spoken word and sang with Irish singer Dermot Kennedy at the London Natural History Museum in July 2020.

Paul Mescal is currently residing in London and plays the piano.

Paul Mescal's performance in Aftersun earned him critical acclaim, with Carlos Aguilar from TheWrap writing that he "turns in one of the very best roles in his still emergent career".

Paul Mescal will be starring as Stanley Kowalski for a revival of A Streetcar Named Desire at the Almeida Theatre in December 2022 until February 2023.

Paul Mescal will be starring in Carmen, a modern film adaptation of the opera of the same name, which is expected to be released in 2022.