The children don’t just imitate the habits of parents but many times dream to become like them some day. The American actor, lan Paola also aimed of becoming a musician and following the family legacy in his early years but ended up as an actor upon finding out his passion for acting. Ian Paola is famous for his performance on ‘Orange Is The New Black’ alongside Jessica Pimentel and Amanda Acuri.
Career and progression:
Ian Paola began doing break dancing at the age of five, rapping at the age of eleven and DJ-ing from fifteen. Later, he started writing, recording and mixing songs for local talents from his late teens. From that time, Ian wanted to give a shot at acting but was way occupied with music production to navigate the direction.
After figuring out his deep passion for acting, Ian started taking acting training with some of the excellent coaches in New York City. He featured in more than thirty projects including television, film, and stage plays in less than two years. He has portrayed varieties of characters starting from heroin stalker, cross-dresser, gangster to New York Police officer.
Similarly, he has enacted several important characters in television series including Ray Armas on ABC’s ‘Conviction,' Uriel on Starz’s ‘Power’ and Yadriel on Netflix’s ‘Orange Is The New Black.' His current endeavors and achievements in the acting sector lead us to suspect that he must have amassed a huge net worth in thousands.
Raising a Son!
While talking about Ian’s personal life, the question that inadvertently pops in everybody’s mind is regarding the mother of his child. Ian has been raising a son, Ian Micheal II who is eight years old as a single parent. Being a loving father, he enjoys quality time together and posts sweet pictures of his son in social media. However, none of the posts in social media hints about the mother of Michael.
Moreover, the information of Ian dating anyone or having a girlfriend has never surfaced in the media and, as a result, we can’t even make guessing about his former beau. As per sources, Ian previously had uploaded some pictures of his old beloved but deleted those after the split. Besides that, we aren’t sure whether Ian married the woman or shared just informal relationship without tying in husband wife bond.
His Short Bio:
As per the wiki sources, Ian Paola was born on 4 September 1978 in New York City. Both of his parents were musicians, and he also wanted to follow the family legacy during the young age. The celeb belongs to mixed ethnicity and stands tall at the impressive height of 6 feet. He has amassed around 21K followers on Instagram and 1k followers in Twitter.