Paul was selected as a BAFTA Breakthrough Brit 2013. He has recently finished filming the feature Scottish Mussel.
Paul is best known for his performance in Ken Loach’s The Angel’s Share for which he won the Best Actor Scottish BAFTA. He was announced as one of the 2011 Screen International Stars of Tomorrow and was subsequently nominated for best new comer at both the British Independent Film Awards and the Evening Standard Film Awards.
He's gone onto perform outstanding roles in Dexter Fletcher’s film based on the songs of the Proclaimers Sunshine on Leith and the most recent series of Dublin crime drama Love/Hate.
Paul was most recently seen appearing opposite Scarlett Johansson in Johnathan Glazer’s feature film, Under The Skin.