Paul Rudd is an American actor, writer, comedian, and producer. He was born on 6th April 1969 in New Jersey, US. He mostly appears in comedies and is well known for his roles in the films Wet Hot American Summer, The 40-Year Old Virgin, This Is 40, Clueless, and I Love You Man. He was part of the television series Sisters, Friends, Tim and Eric, Parks and Recreation. He has received award for best performance by an Ensemble at the San Diego Film Critics Society for his role in the perks of being a wallflower.
The acting career of the comedian, actor Paul Rudd
Rudd attended acting school and worked as a DJ. Rudd attended college at the University of Kansas. He studied Jacobean drama at the British American Drama Academy in Oxford UK. He made is acting debut with TV drama Sisters. Later he appeared in Wild Oats for 6 episodes. He appeared in comedy film Clueless in 1995. He also appeared in several films like Halloween: The curse of Michael Myers, The Locusts, The object of My Affection, Romeo+ Juliet, and 200 Cigarettes.
In 1999, he appeared in the film The cider House Rules that earned the cast and Rudd a nomination for outstanding performance by a cast at SAG. He appeared in the film Gen-Y Cops, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, The 40 Year Old Virgin, Knocked UP, and Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story. Rudd appeared in Broadway plays The Last Night of Ballyhoo and Twelfth Night. He was also part of the Broadway play Three Days of Rain
The top 5 films of Paul Rudd:
1. WanderLust: It is a comedy film. Paul Rudd portrays the character of George Gergenblatt. The movie received positive reviews from the critics. The story is about a couple who are panicked by sudden unemployment, surveys choices for living and ultimately decide to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.
2. Reno 911! Miami: It is a comedy film. Paul essays the role of Ethan in the film. The movie received mixed reviews. The story is about a rag tag team of Reno cops that are called up to save the day after a terrorist attack disrupts a national police convention in Miami Beach during the spring break.
3. I Love You, Man: It is a bromantic comedy. The film received positive reviews. Paul Rudd portrayed the role of Peter Klaven. The story is about a man who goes on a series of man dates to find a Best Man for his wedding. However, when his insta-bond with his new BFF puts a strain on his relationship with his fiancée. The trio learns to live happily ever after.
4. Over her dead body: It is a romantic film. Paul portrays the role of Henry. The film story is about the fiancée of Henry, who dies on the day of her wedding. He subsequently begins a relationship with a psychic who is haunted by Henry’s fiancé trying to sabotage their relationship.
5. Clueless: It is a comedy film based on the novel Emma. Paul Rudd portrays the role of Josh Lucas. The film received critical acclaims. It was a surprise sleeper hit of 1995. The story is about the rich, high school student trying to enhance a new pupil’s popularity, but reckons exclusive of affairs of the heart getting in the way.
List of Top 20 films of Paul Rudd
1. Runaway Daughters
2. Romeo + Juliet
3. The Locusts
4. Overnight Delivery
5. The Object of My Affection
6. 200 Cigarettes
7. The Cider House Rules
8. Gen-Y Cops
9. The Great Gatsby
10. Wet Hot American Summer
11. Reaching Normal
12. The Shape of Things
13. Two Days
14. House Hunting
15. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
17. Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie
18. Reno 911: Miami
19. I Could Never Be Your Woman
20. The Ex
Upcoming films of Paul Rudd in 2015 2016
Paul Rudd has been working very hard to come up with more and better films. He has entertained the people with several films with his good acting skills. He will continue to do the same in the future and will be coming up with various films to stand up to the expectations of his fans. Check out the list of Upcoming films of Paul Rudd
• Ant-Man – 2015
• Sausage Party – 2016
Expectation is pretty high that both above films will do really well in the Box office. Final verdict will come once these movies get released in 2015 2016.