Who’s a good guy, a fine actor, a dangerously silly man, and an improv master? Paul Rudd, that’s who. That’s why Paul Rudd facts rule and why you will win at Paul Rudd trivia once you check out this list. Unless you ARE Paul Rudd. And if you are, you are awesome.
From his habitual clip prank on Conan to his ability to survive a crappy movie and still be beloved, Paul Rudd is as close to a superhero as any human can get. He’s not ripping the roads or showing off. He’s not up in the club or drunkenly slurring on TMZ. Paul Rudd seems quite happy to just go to work, do his thing, and keep the drama on the stage and screen. He’s also pretty cute in lederhosen.
What's so great about Paul Rudd? Well, his crazy love of pop music. His ageless face. His porn 'stache in Anchorman. His luxurious hair and the fact that it survived a shooting. His total and complete love of Steve Martin. Or that time he asked his mom to shave his hairline back to mimic Adam Ant’s receding hairline. Or even that time he made Leslie Mann fold in half during filming of This Is 40. Then there are his amazing dance moves, inspired by the world of awkward otherworldly beings. Any true Paul Rudd biography would be incomplete without mention of celery man. True fans know who that is.Paul Rudd is so magical, we forget that he’s magical. And these Paul Rudd facts will bear that out. Upvote your favorite Paul Rudd trivia and let your sex panther run wild.
He Paid a Tribute to His Deceased Father on Saturday Night Live
Rudd Has Pranked Conan O’Brien with the Same Clip from Mac and Me for 15 Years
This Is 40 Was Fueled by Leslie Mann and Paul Rudd’s Marriages
There was a lot of improv and both actors were fine with that. Sometimes the only direction they would get would be, “argue.”
Source: Ask Men
Rudd Hasn’t Lost His Kansas Roots
Rudd’s mom still lives there and he visits often. Rob Riggle and Jason Sudekis are also from Kansas City and the three of them hosted a charity poker event for a children’s hospital. They also got to throw out the first pitch at a Royals game.
“They put us in uniforms, like full-on Royals uniforms, which was awesome,” said Rudd. “Rob has always had this kind of strapping, barrel-chested, fifties father physique. And Rob put his on and he looked like a third-base coach. He looked like a manager. We all just kept calling him Mr. Riggle. I did not look like I was on the team. I looked like a bat boy.”Source: Vulture