Paul Adelstein is an American television and film actor who currently (2008) plays pediatrician Cooper Freedman in the hit TV series Private Practice.
Paul Adelstein attended Bowdoin College where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude with a degree in English.
He later came on to acting.
To date, he has made several acting appearances in TV shows such as, starting with the least recent working up to the most recent as of 2008: (starting from 1998 onwards): Cubid, Turks, E.R., Breaking News, Hack, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The Lyon's Den, Without a Trace, Las Vegas, Medium, Harvey Birdman - Attorney at Law, Nobodys Watching and Scrubs.
He has also made appearences in a few movies, which include, starting with the least recent working up to the most recent as of 2007: (starting from 1990 onwards): The Griffers, Peoria Babylon, Bedazzled, Intolerable Cruelty, Lawrence Melm, Bandwagon, Collateral, Memoirs of a Geisha and Be Cool.
He is married to actress Liza Weil, who plays Paris Gellar on Gilmore Girls. They married in November 2006.
When not acting, Paul songwrites and fronts for his Los Angeles-based band, Doris.