Paul Rudd or Paul Stephen Rudd is an American who is a famous actor, producer, and screenwriter. He is popularly known for his appearance in several popular films and TV series throughout his career. He is in the industry since 1992 and has studied theatre too. He majorly became famous after appearing in the famous TV sitcom ‘Friends’ and later being one of Marvel Cinematic Universe’s superheroes starring as ‘Ant-Man’, in various movies of Marvel.
Apart from these, he has been a part of some pretty famous movies like “Ideal Home’ in 2018, ‘This is 40’ in 2012, ‘Knocked Up’ in 2007, ‘The 40-year Old Virgin’ in 2005, and many more films and TV series as well. He has also been listed in the Top 100 Celebrity list by Forbes in the year 2019. He has also been rewarded with a star on the ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame in the year 2015.
Paul Rudd Wiki/Biography
Born on 06 April 1969, Paul Rudd’s age is 52 years as of April 2021. He was born and brought up in a middle-class Christian family from Passaic, New Jersey, the United States. He is an American by nationality and believes in the Jewish religion.
He completed his early schooling at the Broadmoor Junior High School, the US, and later enrolled himself at the Shawnee Mission West High School.
After that, he enrolled himself at the University of Kansas, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, and the British American Drama Academy from where he completed his further studies. Since childhood, he has always wanted to pursue his career in acting. He also used to do a lot of theatre during his high school and college days.
|Full Name||Paul Rudd (Paul Stephen Rudd)|
|Net Worth||$70 Million|
|Date of Birth||06 April 1969|
|Birth Place||Passaic, New Jersey, United States|
|Profession||Actor, Producer and Screenwriter|
|Hometown||Passaic, New Jersey, United States|
|School||Broadmoor Junior High School, Illinois, United States|
Shawnee Mission West High School, Kansas, United States
|College / University||University of Kansas, United States|
American Academy of Dramatic Arts, United States
British American Drama Academy, London, England
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Paul Rudd’s father’s name was Mr. Michael Rudd, who was a former vice president of Trans World Airlines and a historical tour guide by profession, and his mother’s name is Mrs. Gloria Irene Granville, who was a sales manager at the KCMPO-TV, a TV station in Kansas City, Missouri.
He also has one sibling, his sister’s name is Mandi Rudd Arnold.
Paul Rudd’s marital status is married. He married Julie Yaegar, a TV producer, in the year 2003. The couple is also blessed with two children, his son’s name is Jack Sullivan Rudd and his daughter’s name is Darby Rudd. Apart from Julie, he has dated Leslie Mann, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Rashida Jones, Lisa Kudrow, Eva Longoria, Elizabeth Banks, and Alicia Silverstone.
Paul Rudd is a hot-looking guy with a vibrant personality. He is 5 feet and 10 inches in height, and his body weight is around 78 Kg. He has a good-looking face and impressive body build-up.
He owns a hot body with great body measurements. He has light dark brown color hair and also has beautiful green color eyes.
Paul Rudd started his career by starring in the American TV drama industry. From the year 1992 to 1995, he starred in 20 episodes of the TV series titled ‘Sisters’ as Kirby Philby.
In the year 1993, he starred in the TV film titled ‘Moment of Truth: Stalking Back’ as Scott and in an episode of the TV series titled ‘The Fire Next Time’ as David. He worked in a television film titled ‘Runaway Daughters’ as Jimmy and in 6 episodes of the T series titled ‘Wild Oats’ as Brian Grant in the year 1994.
In the year 1995, he starred in the movies titled ‘Clueless’ as Josh and ‘Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers’. In the year 1996, he starred in the movies titled ‘Romeo + Juliet’, and ‘The Size of Watermelons’ as Alex. This year he also starred in an episode of the TV series titled ‘Clueless’ as Sonny.
In the year 1997, he starred in the movie titled ‘The Locusts’ as Earl. In the year 1998, he starred in the movie titled ‘The Object of My Affection’ as George Hanson and the direct-to-video titled ‘Overnight Delivery’ as Wyatt Trips.
In the year 1999, he starred in the movies titled ‘200 Cigarettes’ as Kevin and ‘The Cider House Rules’ as Wally Worthington.
In the year 2000, he starred in the movie titled ‘Gen-Y Cops’ as Ian Curtis. This year he also starred in an episode of the TV series titled ‘Deadline’ as Zander Price, ‘Strangers with Candy’ as Brent Brooks, and the TV film titled ‘The Great Gatsby’ as Nick Carraway.
In the year 2001, he starred in the movies titled ‘Wet hot American Summer’ as Andy, ‘The Chateau’ as Graham Granville, and the short film titled ‘On the Edge’ as Dr. Kenneth Grearly.
From the year 2002 to 2004, he starred in 18 episodes of the TV series titled ‘Friends’ as Mike Hannigan. In the year 2003, he starred in the movies titled ‘The Shape of Things’ as Adam Sorenson, ‘2 Days’ as Paul Miller, and the short film titled ‘House Hunting’.
In the year 2004, he starred in the movies titled ‘Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy’ as Brian Fantana, ‘PS’ as Sammy Silverstein, and the straight-to-DVD titled ‘Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Last Movie’.
In the year 2005, he starred in the movies titled ‘The Baxter’ as Dan Abbott, ‘The 40-Year Old Virgin’ as David, and ‘Tennis, Anyone…?’. This year he also starred in an episode of the TV series titled ‘Stella’ as Greg.
In the year 2006, he starred in the movies titled ‘The Oh in Ohio’ as Jack Chase, ‘Diggers’ as Hunt, and ‘Night at the Museum’ as Don. This year, he also starred in an episode of the TV series titled ‘Cheap Seats’ as Dave Penders’ and voiced various ‘Robot Chicken’. From the year 2006 to 2007, he starred in 5 episodes of the TV series titled ‘Reno 911!’ as Guy Gericault.
In the year 2007, he starred in the movies titled ‘Reno 911!: Miami’ as Ethan, ‘I Could Never Be Your Woman’ as Adam, ‘The Ex’ as Leon, ‘Knocked Up’ as Pete, the uncredited cameo role in ‘Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, and starred and also produced the movie titled ‘The Ten’ as Jeff Reigert. This year he also starred in an episode of the TV series titled ‘The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show’ as an Antagonistic passenger, ‘Veronica Mars’ as Desmond Fellows, and narrator of ‘Hard Knocks’ as himself.
In the year 2008, he starred in the movies titled ‘Over Her Dead Body’ as Henry, ‘Forgetting Sarah Marshall’ as Chuck / Kunu, and wrote and starred in ‘Role Models’ as Danny. This year he also starred in an episode of the TV series titled ‘Little Brian USA’ as French president and ‘Wainy Days’ as Alias. From the year 2008 to 2019, he appeared in 4 episodes of himself in ‘Saturday Night Live’ as a guest.
As of March 2021, Paul Rudd’s net worth is $70 Million approximately. He majorly earns through his various filming projects.
Facts and Information
When he was young, he used to read a lot of British comic book issues sent to him by his uncle in the UK. Specifically, he mentioned the comics ‘The Dandy’, and ‘The Beano’.
When he was attending the acting school at Bar Mitzvah’s, he worked as a DJ. After that and before fame as an actor, he did a lot of odd jobs, including at a Holiday Ham Company situated in Overland Park, Kansas, where he had to glaze hams.
Paul is a big fan of the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas Jayhawks, and MLB’s Kansas City Royals. In Ontario, Paul owns a Bar Mitzvah service.
He supports a non-profit organization that helps the people who stammer named SAY or Stuttering Association for the Young. He revealed that he started doing this after he played the role of a stutter in a movie. He also supports Kansas City’s Children’s Mercy Hospital.
He also is a co-owner of Samuel’s Sweet Shop with Jeffrey Dean Morgan, his fellow actor. With the rock band ‘Rush’ he has also appeared in a skit named ‘Funny or Die’ as he is a big fan of music.