Actor Paul Rudd starring role in movies like The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) and Knocked Up (2007) has always been the fan-favorite. The father of two also won the 2015 Male Star of the year for his film Ant-Man.
Paul Rudd Bio & Family
The actor was born on 6 April 1969 as Paul Stephen Rudd in Passaic, New Jersey. His father Michael Rudd who took the job of a historical tour guide and vice president of Trans World Airlines passed away from cancer in 2008. Similarly, his mother Gloria Irene was a sales manager at a TV station, KCMO-TV in Kansas City, Missouri.
He went to Shawnee Mission West, and Broadmoor Junior High followed by attending the University of Kansas where he pursued drama. The Two Days actor stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) and weighs around 78 kg.
Career & Net Worth
The 50-year-old has a high net worth of $30 million from his acting since 1992. Some of the credits of his increasing wealth are from commercially successful movies like Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018), Sausage Party (2016) and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013) to name a few.
Paul Rudd as Scott Lang from the 2018 movie Ant-Man and the Wasp (Picture: Justjared)
Similarly, the actor is set to return for his recurring role as Scott Lang in Avengers: Endgame which is set to release on 26 April 2019. His breakthrough role was of John in the 1995 American coming-of-age romantic comedy film, Clueless.
More About Paul’s Wife & Kids
Besides his over two decades of elite career, he is one of a kind when it comes to his family. He and wife Julie Yaeger are rejoicing their 16 years of blissful matrimony along with their two kids. The couple went to exchange wedding vows on 23 February 2003 at a private ceremony in attendance of close friends and family members.
Paul Ruddy with wife Julie at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones on 24 February 2019 in Beverly Hills, California (Picture: Zimbio)
Three years post their marriage; they welcomed their first child as a son, Jack Rudd, born in 2006. Likewise, the family became four upon the arrival of their daughter, Darby Rudd, born in 2010.
Some Interesting Facts About Paul Rudd
- Paul’s parents were Jewish, and their forefathers resided to the United Kingdom from Belarus, Poland, and Russia.
- The actor went to the British Drama Academy at the Oxford University for three months workshop.
- Paul is the 2009 recipient of the American Film Institute (AFI) Awards for his American comedy TV series, Party Down (2009).
- The artist with vivid green eyes has a sarcastic wit and a sardonic sense of humor.
- Apart from movies, he is very keen on watching baseball games mostly his favorite team, Kansas City Royals.