Paul Rudd

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Quotes (6)

  • Paul: I have trouble with long-term things... roles, songs, video games. That's why I was afraid of marriage, because it was like a lifelong game of Madden.

  • Paul Rudd: (on working with Michelle Pfeiffer in the movie, “I Could Never Be Your Woman”) On the very first day of shooting, we did a scene in which Michelle and I are in our underwear, and I'm straddling her and taking pictures of her with my cell phone. It was a very cool first day at the office, let's just say that.

  • Paul Rudd: I can, and do, walk the street. No one bothers me or anything, because most people wouldn't know who I am.

  • Paul Rudd: I think there's something great and generic about goldfish. They're everybody's first pet.

  • Paul Rudd: There's a very specific thing you can do to get in magazines. I'm much happier to just show up and do the job. I haven't taken the active approach to making myself a star. I haven't been in a blockbuster.

  • Paul Rudd: When you leave the theater, there's anywhere from 500 to 1,000 people waiting in the street, across the street.

Trivia (18)

  • In 2000, Paul was nominated for a SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Theatrical Motion Picture for The Cider House Rules.

  • In the old auditorium at West High School in Overland Park, Kansas Paul Rudd signed his name on a wall in the backstage area.

  • Paul Rudd graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School in Overland Park, Kansas

  • Paul starred in the film The 40 Year Old Virgin as David.

  • Paul was raised in Kansas City, Missouri.

  • Paul began his career credited as Paul Stephen Rudd so as to confusion with stage and TV actor Paul Rudd.

  • Paul spent a semester at Oxford's British Drama Academy.

  • In 2006, Paul was seen on Broadway doing the revival of Richard Greenberg's Three Days of Rain with Julia Roberts and Bradley Cooper.

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