Biography

Paul Stephen Rudd (born April 6, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He studied theatre at the University of Kansas and the British American Drama Academy, before making his acting debut in 1992 with NBC's drama series Sisters. He is known for his starring roles in the film The Cider House Rules (1999), Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995), and the comedy films Clueless (1995), Wet Hot American Summer (2001), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Knocked Up (2007), Role Models (2008), I Love You, Man (2009), Dinner for Schmucks (2010), Our Idiot Brother (2011), Wanderlust (2012), This Is 40 (2012), and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013), and for playing the superhero Ant-Man in Marvel Studios' Ant-Man (2015) and Captain America: Civil War (2016).

In addition to his film career, Rudd has appeared in numerous television shows, including the NBC sitcom Friends as Mike Hannigan, along with guest roles on Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! and Parks and Recreation (as businessman Bobby Newport), and hosting Saturday Night Live. Rudd received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on July 1, 2015.

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Paul Stephen Rudd (born April 6, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He studied theatre at the University of Kansas and the British American Drama Academy, before making his acting debut in 1992 with NBC's drama series Sisters. He is known for his starring roles in the film The Cider House Rules (1999), Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995), and the comedy films Clueless (1995), Wet Hot American Summer (2001), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Knocked Up (2007), Role Models (2008), I Love You, Man (2009), Dinner for Schmucks (2010), Our Idiot Brother (2011), Wanderlust (2012), This Is 40 (2012), and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013), and for playing the superhero Ant-Man in Marvel Studios' Ant-Man (2015) and Captain America: Civil War (2016).

In addition to his film career, Rudd has appeared in numerous television shows, including the NBC sitcom Friends as Mike Hannigan, along with guest roles on Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! and Parks and Recreation (as businessman Bobby Newport), and hosting Saturday Night Live. Rudd received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on July 1, 2015.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 109

Birthday 1969-04-06

Place of Birth Passaic, New Jersey, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Living With Yourself(1 episode)
2019 Avengers: Endgame as Scott Lang / Ant-Man
2018 Ant-Man and the Wasp as Scott Lang / Ant-Man
2018 The Catcher Was a Spy as Moe Berg
2018 Ideal Home as Paul
2018 Mute as Cactus Bill
2018 A Futile and Stupid Gesture as "The Nobody"
2017 Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs as Himself
2017 Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later(8 episodes) as Andy
2017 Fun Mom Dinner as Brady
2016 Quantum is Calling as Paul Rudd
2016 Nerdland as John
2016 Rush: Time Stand Still as Narrator
2016 United We Stand, Divided We Fall as Himself
2016 Sausage Party as Darren (voice)
2016 The Fundamentals of Caring as Ben Benjamin
2016 Captain America: Civil War as Scott Lang / Ant-Man
2016 Anyone Can Quantum as Himself
2015 Making of an Ant-Sized Heist: A How-To Guide as Himself
2015 The Official 2015 World Series Film as Narrator
2015 Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp(8 episodes) as Andy
2015 Hurricane of Fun: The Making of Wet Hot as Himself
2015 The Little Prince as Mr. Prince (voice)
2015 Ant-Man as Scott Lang / Ant-Man
2015 Travel Man: 48 Hours in...(1 episode)
2014 They Came Together as Joel
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon(1 episode) as Himself
2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as Brian Fantana
2013 All Is Bright as Rene Upiter
2013 This Is the End as Himself
2013 Admission as John Pressman
2013 Prince Avalanche as Alvin
2012 This Is 40 as Pete
2012 The Greatest Event in Television History
2012 The Perks of Being a Wallflower as Bill Anderson
2012 Moone Boy(1 episode)
2012 Mansome as Himself
2012 The Secret Policeman's Ball as Himself
2012 Wanderlust as George
2011 Billy on the Street(1 episode) as Himself
2011 Picture Perfect as Photographer
2011 Our Idiot Brother as Ned Rochlin
2011 Jason Segel & Paul Rudd Meet Rush as Himself
2010 How Do You Know as George
2010 Dinner for Schmucks as Tim Wagner
2009 Year One as Abel
2009 Parks and Recreation(1 episode) as Bobby Newport
2009 Parks and Recreation(5 episodes)
2009 I Love You, Man as Peter Klaven
2009 Monsters vs Aliens as Derek Dietl (voice)
2008 Role Models as Danny Donahue
2008 Little Britain USA(1 episode)
2008 Little Britain USA(4 episodes) as French President
2008 Forgetting Sarah Marshall as Chuck
2008 Delocated(1 episode)
2008 Over Her Dead Body as Henry
2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story as John Lennon (uncredited)
2007 The Ten as Jeff Reigert
2007 Knocked Up as Pete
2007 I Could Never Be Your Woman as Adam
2007 Reno 911!: Miami as Ethan the Drug Lord
2007 The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show(1 episode)
2006 The Ex as Leon
2006 Night at the Museum as Don
2006 The Armenian Genocide as (voice)
2006 The Oh in Ohio as Jack Chase
2006 Tennis Anyone? as Lance Rockwood
2006 Diggers
2005 The Reichen Show(1 episode)
2005 The 40 Year Old Virgin as David
2005 The Baxter as Dan Abbott
2005 Celebrity Mix
2004 Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie as Brian Fantana
2004 P.S. as Sammy Silverstein
2004 Veronica Mars(1 episode)
2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy as Brian Fantana
2004 Cheap Seats(80 episodes) as Dave Penders
2003 Reno 911!(5 episodes)
2003 House Hunting as Daniel
2003 Two Days
2003 The Shape of Things as Adam
2001 Bash: Latter-Day Plays
2001 Wet Hot American Summer as Andy
2001 On The Edge
2001 The Château
2000 Gen-Y Cops
2000 Deadline(13 episodes) as Zander Price
2000 The Great Gatsby
1999 The Cider House Rules as Lt. Wally Worthington
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn(1 episode)
1999 200 Cigarettes as Kevin
1998 The Object of My Affection as George Hanson
1998 Overnight Delivery as Wyatt Trips
1997 The Locusts as Earl
1997 The Size of Watermelons as Alex
1996 Romeo + Juliet as Dave Paris
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(9 episodes)
1995 Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers as Tommy Doyle
1995 Clueless as Josh Lucas
1994 Friends(17 episodes) as Mike Hanningan
1994 Wild Oats(6 episodes) as Brian Grant
1994 Runaway Daughters as Jimmy Rusoff
1993 Moment of Truth: Stalking Back as Scott
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(6 episodes)
1993 GMTV(1 episode)
1991 Sisters(126 episodes) as Kirby Philby
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode) as Host
1975 Saturday Night Live(2 episodes)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Paul Rudd

Writing

2018 Ant-Man and the WaspScreenplay
2015 Ant-ManScreenplay
2009 Party Down(1 episode)Writer
2008 Role ModelsScreenplay

Production

Living With Yourself(1 episode)Executive Producer
2012 WanderlustProducer
2009 Party Down(26 episodes)Producer

Creator

2009 Party DownCreator

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