Originally from Granite Bay, California, Paul moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in music and film. In 2008, he joined SAG-AFTRA as “Paul Dietz” and began studying at Playhouse West, founded and co-directed by actor Jeff Goldblum. After landing roles in several theatre, film, and T.V. shows he co-founded Arwayne Productions at age 26. He produced and was a U.P.M. on a teaser trailer and two feature films with Arwayne next to DGA director Edward Conna and DGA director John Rogers which collectively won Best Picture and Audience Choice awards in several film festivals. Paul was able to secure distribution deals with both features through Cinema Libre Studios and XVIII Entertainment which included international territories such as Canada, Thailand, and the UK.