Paul Rudd Height How Tall is Paul Rudd?

What is Paul Rudd's Height? Paul Rudd, the American actor and comedian, stands at 178 cm tall.

by Ramya R

Updated Feb 13, 2024

Paul Rudd Height How Tall is Paul Rudd?

Paul Rudd Height How Tall is Paul Rudd?

Want to know Paul Rudd Height? Then read this article and get the exact info on Paul Rudd Height. Paul Rudd is an American actor and comedian born on 6 April 1969 . Recently we could see fans searching for Paul Rudd Height; we have the answer for the same.

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Paul Rudd Height and biography details are the most searched term by the users. People who have been wondering to know Paul Rudd height can refer to the below information. 

  • Paul Rudd Height in Centimeters - 178 cm
  • Paul Rudd in Meters - 1.78 m
  • Paul Rudd in Feet - 5 feet 10 inches

Now it would be apparent to the fans how tall Paul Rudd is. To know more about Paul Rudd biography, refer to the table below.


Paul Rudd


American actor and comedian

Date of Birth

6 April 1969

Birth Place

 Passaic, New Jersey, United States

Age (as of 2024)

54 years old


178 cm


(172 lbs)78 kg



Who is Paul Rudd?

Paul Stephen Rudd, born on April 6, 1969, is an accomplished American actor and comedian. His journey in the entertainment industry began with studying theater at the University of Kansas and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, leading to his acting debut in 1991.

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 Notably, Rudd received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in July 2015 and secured a spot on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list in 2019. In 2021, he was honored with the title of People magazine's.

Rudd's filmography boasts a diverse range of roles, with notable contributions to films. Born in Passaic, New Jersey, Rudd pursued his education at the University of Kansas and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. He has been active in the entertainment industry since 1991 and is married to Julie Yaeger, with whom he has two children.

Real Name

Paul Stephen Rudd 




American actor and comedian





Paul Rudd Career

  • Paul Rudd made his acting debut in 1991 with a Super Nintendo commercial.
  • In 1992, he starred in the television drama Sisters as Kirby Quimby Philby.
  • He left Sisters in 1995 to appear in the comedy film Clueless.
  • Rudd played Tommy Doyle in Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995) and had roles in films like Romeo + Juliet, Wet Hot American Summer, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, and The 40-Year-Old Virgin.
  • The year 2004 marked Rudd's collaboration with director/producer Judd Apatow, starting with Anchorman and followed by The 40-Year-Old Virgin in 2005.
  • He played FBI Agent Ian Curtis in Gen-Y Cops (2000) and joined the sitcom Friends in 2002 as Mike Hannigan, a role he continued until 2004.
  • Rudd worked with Apatow again in Knocked Up (2007) and took on various roles in films such as Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007) and Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008).
  • In 2013, Rudd was officially confirmed for the role of Scott Lang/Ant-Man in the Marvel film Ant-Man, reprising the role in subsequent films like Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Avengers: Endgame (2019).
  • Rudd appeared in the Netflix prequel Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp in 2015 and starred in the comedy-drama film The Fundamentals of Caring (2016).
  • He lent his voice to animated films like The Little Prince, Sausage Party, and Nerdland (2016).
  • Rudd starred in The Catcher Was a Spy (2018) and was cast in Netflix's comedy series Living with Yourself in 2018, which he also executive produced.
  • On Broadway, Rudd appeared in plays such as The Last Night of Ballyhoo (1997), Twelfth Night (1998), Three Days of Rain (2006), and Grace (2012).
  • Rudd continued a running gag on Conan O'Brien's late-night shows by deceiving the audience with clips from the 1988 movie Mac and Me.
  • In 2021, he was named People magazine's "Sexiest Man Alive."
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Paul Rudd Early Life

Paul Stephen Rudd was born on April 6, 1969, in Passaic, New Jersey, to English-born Jewish parents.

His father, Michael Rudd, was a historical tour guide and former vice-president of TWA, while his mother, Gloria Irene Granville, worked as a sales manager at television station KSMO-TV in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Both of Rudd's parents hailed from London, with his father from Edgware and his mother from Surbiton. They were descendants of Ashkenazi Jewish immigrants who had moved to England from Belarus, Poland, and Russia.

Rudd's grandfather changed the paternal family's original surname, Rudnitsky, to Rudd. His maternal family's surname was Goldstein, and his parents were second cousins.

Growing up, Rudd had a Bar Mitzvah service in Ontario, Canada, and he developed a love for reading British comics The Beano and The Dandy, sent to him by his uncle from the United Kingdom.

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At the age of ten, Rudd's family relocated to Lenexa in Johnson County, Kansas, with a brief three-year stint in Anaheim, California, due to his father's occupation.

In Kansas, Rudd attended Broadmoor Junior High and graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School in 1987.

He pursued higher education at the University of Kansas, majoring in theater and being a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity's Nu Chapter.

Rudd further honed his acting skills at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and spent three months studying Jacobean drama at the British American Drama Academy in Oxford.

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During his time at acting school, he worked as a DJ at bar mitzvahs.

After graduation, Rudd held various odd jobs, including glazing hams at the Holiday Ham Company in Overland Park.


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Paul Rudd Height - FAQs

1. Who is Paul Rudd?

Paul Rudd is an American actor and comedian.

2. How tall is Paul Rudd in centimeters?

Paul Rudd's height in Centimeters is 178 cm.

3. What is Paul Rudd's age?

Paul Rudd's age as of 2024 is 54 years old.

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