Actor Paul Wesley is speaking out against gun laws in the U.S. after revealing someone pulled the weapon on him last week (ends02Mar14).

The Vampire Diaries star took to to express his "deep loathing and disgust" for the current legislation in the country, while speaking out about the incident.

In a post on Saturday (01Mar14), Wesley wrote, "A seemingly random act of a gun being pulled on me yesterday only compounded my deep loathing and disgust for the gun laws in this country."

Wesley has not revealed any further details about the dangerous encounter.