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Paul Adelstein Biography

Birth Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Graduated Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude from Bowdoin College
  • Began his acting career in theater with New Crime Productions, a company founded by John Cusack
  • Lead singer and guitarist for the band Doris
  • Cast for the role of Preston Burke in Grey's Anatomy, but had to drop out because of a filming conflict
  • Friends with Private Practice co-star Kate Walsh since the early 1990s, when they were both struggling actors

Relationships