Is Paul Rudd married or dating? Regarding his marital status, Rudd is a married man. His wife’s name is Julie Yaeger (born 1975). The couple met while Rudd was employed in Clueless in his publicist’s office. They celebrated their wedding in 2003.
From their conjugal life, the couple welcomed their first child as a son named Jack Sullivan in 2004. In 2009, they welcomed their second child as a daughter named Darby. The beautiful family of four currently resides in Rhinebeck, New York. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Rudd:
Who is Paul Rudd?
Born as Paul Stephen Rudd, he landed the planet on April 6, 1969, which makes his age be 51 years old as of 2020. By profession, he is an American actor, screenwriter, comedian as well as a successful producer. He made his debut from NBC’s drama series Sisters in 1992 after being enrolled at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts to study theatre.
Early Life and Education
Rudd was born in 1969 and his place of birth is in Passaic, New Jersey, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named Michael Rudd (father) and Gloria Irene (mother). He was raised up in Jewish faith. His father used to work for Trans World Airlines as its vice-president as well as a historical tour guide.
Likewise, his mother sued to work at the television station KCMO-TV as a sales manager. Both of his parents were from London and were descended from Ashkenazi Jewish immigrants. During his early days, he developed an interest in reading British comics The Beano and The Dandy and used to keep an open eye on the entertainment industry.
He moved to Lenexa, Kansas with his family at the age of 10. He also spent three years of his early days in Anaheim, California due to his father’s occupation. He was enrolled at Broadmoor Junior High and later joined Shawnee Mission West High School from where he received his graduation in 1987.
After that, he joined the University of Kansas to study theatre where he was part of the Sigma Nu fraternity’s Nu Chapter. He was also enrolled at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Rudd also studied Jacobean drama by attending the British American Drama Academy in Oxford. He was known for being a hard-working student and used to get involved as a DJ at Bar Mitzvahs during his acting school days. Upon completion of his graduation, he started working on multiple odd jobs.
Career and Professional Life
In 1992, Rudd made his acting debut by portraying the role of Kirby Quimby Philby in the television drama Sisters. He was seen for six episodes of television sitcom Wild Oats in 1994. In order to become the cast of the comedy film Clueless, he left Sisters in 1995.
Rudd is mostly recognized for his appearance in the movies like romantic crime tragedy Romeo + Juliet (1996), satirical comedy film Wet Hot American Summer (2001), comedy Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), sex comedy The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), coming-of-age drama The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012), comedy-drama film The Fundamentals of Caring (2016), comedy-drama Ideal Home (2018).
Rudd is also noted for his portrayal in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Scott Lang / Ant-Man in 2015. He was also starred in comedy series Living with Yourself which was premiered on October 18, 2019, on Netflix.
He has also been the part of multiple television shows like NBC sitcom Friends where he appeared in the role of Mike Hannigan. He was also seen in Parks and Recreation as well as Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! In July 2015, he was able to garner a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He also made an entry in the Forbes Celebrity 100 in the year 2019.
Paul Rudd is happily married to his wife Julie Yaeger who is six years younger to him in age. The couple has already spent over 16 years of conjugal life together. The beautiful couple is now parents to two children including a daughter named Darby (born 2009) and a son named Jack Sullivan (born 2004). Taking more about his personal life, he is an avid fan of the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs as well as MLB’s Kansas City Royals. He has been supporting SAY, an organization that workd=s mainly for young people who stutter.
American actor Paul Rudd stands at a perfect height if 5 feet and 10 inches. He weighs about 78 kilograms and carries a perfect Body Mass Index calculation. His distinctive features include his attractive eyes alongside his sarcastic and deadpan jokes. His chest, biceps and waist measure about 40, 14 and 30 inches respectively.
Salary and Net worth
The Marvel Cinematic Universe star Paul Rudd has an estimated net worth of 70 million USD. He has been named as a successful actor who has been active in the industry for about three decades. He is also the founder of a celebrity-studded sports-focused event named The Big Slick that was organized to support the works of Kansas City’s Children’s Mercy Hospital.
Rudd’s earnings are also contributed by his endorsement works including a voiceover for Hyundai commercials (2014). He was also the part of television commercials for Sega (1992), Miller Lite beer (1991) and Super Nintendo (1991). He also appeared in the commercial for Samsung alongside LeBron James, Bob Odenkirk and Seth Rogen in February 2013.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Paul Rudd is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia and IMDb. Join him on Instagram @paul_rudd_official and on Twitter @paulruddcom. However, both of the accounts aren’t verified.