Paul Rudd is an American actor and comedian who began his acting career in 1992, starring in NBC’s drama series Sisters. He is best known for playing Mike Hannigan in the NBC sitcom Friends as well as hosting Saturday Night Live. His film credits include Clueless (1995), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Knocked Up (2007), I Love You, Man (2009), Ant-Man (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018).
Paul Stephen Rudd
Actor, Comedian, Writer, Producer
Birthday / Date of Birth
Paul Rudd was born on April 6, 1969 in Passaic, New Jersey, USA.
He’s currently 49 years old.
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
His ancestry is Jewish.
Paul Rudd attended Broadmoor Junior High School and then Shawnee Mission West High School, graduating in 1987.
Rudd enrolled at the University of Kansas from where he majored in theater. He was also a member of Sigma Nu fraternity at the university.
Paul then joined the American Academy of Dramatic Arts / West located in Los Angeles. He also spent three months for the Jacobean drama class at the British American Drama Academy located in Oxford, United Kingdom.
- Father – Michael (Died from cancer)
- Mother – Gloria
- Siblings – Julie Rudd (Sister)
Paul Rudd married TV producer, Julie Yaeger on February 23, 2003, in New York. Together, they have a son named, Jack Sullivan (b. 2006) and a daughter, Darby (b. 2010
- In feet – 5 feet 10 inches
- In centimeters – 178 cm
- In meters – 1.78 m
- In Kilograms – 78 kg
- In Pounds – 172 lbs
- Sardonic sense of humor
- Deadpan delivery
- Sarcastic wit
- Vivid green eyes
Paul Rudd landed on a lead role in the 1995 American coming-of-age romantic comedy film, Clueless, in which he played the role of Josh.
Rudd made his first television appearance in 1992 with the television drama Sisters where he played Kirby Quimby Philby.
Rudd has appeared in various TV advertisements, including Miller Lite beer, Super Nintendo, and Sega.
He gained popularity for playing Mike Hannigan in the NBC sitcom Friends.
He is best known for his roles in films like Clueless (1995), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Knocked Up (2007), I Love You, Man (2009), Ant-Man (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018).
Paul Rudd Favorites
- Favorite Football Team – Kansas City Chiefs
- Favorite Baseball Team – Kansas City Royals
- Favorite Country – Ireland
- Favorite TV Series – Lost (2004)
- Favorite Band – Rush
Paul Rudd Net worth
Paul has a net worth of $30 million.
Social Media Profiles
He’s not on social media.
Paul Rudd Facts
He worked as a disc jockey at Bar Mitzvahs before having a successful acting career..
Paul received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on July 3, 2015.
Paul is close friends with Rob Thomas and Jon Hamm.
In 2015, he won the CinemaCon Award for Male Star of the Year for his role in the film Ant-Man.
He is set to reprise his role as the superhero Ant-Man in the upcoming Avengers film, which is scheduled for release in 2019.
He is best friends with Jennifer Aniston and they know each other since they were age 21, before they both succeeded.