|Birthplace||New York City, New York|
|Date of Birth||July 11, 1990 (age 26)|
|Role on Gossip Girl||Eric van der Woodsen|
Paolo's mother is a musician and his father is a writer. He attended, beginning in 2006, the Professional Performing Arts School alongside Sarah Hyland, Paul Iacono and Taylor Momsen. He took acting classes at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. Paolo also attended Appel Farm Arts and Music Center Summer Arts Camp located in Elmer, New Jersey for several summers. He attended New York University for one semester in Fall 2008
He portrayed Declan Porter a major character in Revenge season 1-2 (2011-2013).