The Protagonist of Steven King's Novel The Green Mile. Paul is a prison guard at Cold Mountain Penitentiary in the 1930's.
Portrayed by Tom Hanks in the Novel's 1999 Film adaption.
Guy 1:"Hey have you read that Stephen King Book, the green mile?"
Guy2:"Yeah, seen the film too, i love the way Stephen describes Paul Edgecombe's harsh life as a Prison Guard"
Guy 1:"Tom Hanks portrays him amazingly"