Paul Rust is an American-based actor, comedian, writer, and musician. He is best known for his acting in the movie of 2009, ‘ I Love You, Beth Cooper’. Alongside this, he has also worked as a producer and director of Hollywood movies like; Freak Dance, iSteve….etc. Not only this, Paul created, wrote, and starred in the popular Netflix series, ‘Love’.

Find out more details about Paul Rust’s birth & childhood, career, net worth, and relationship in the following article.

Birth & Childhood

Paul Robert Rust was born on April 12, 1981, in Le Mars, Iowa, USA. He was born to his father Bob Rust and his mother Jeanne Rust. His father owned a shop whereas his mother was a teacher. He attended Gehlen Catholic High School and got graduated from the University of Iowa.

Paul Rust with his mother, Jeanne Rust, and father, Bob Rust
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Since his childhood, Rust was very much passionate about comedy and acting. He used to crack funny jokes just to make people laugh.


The Inglourious Basterds’ star actor, Paul Rust started his career as a stand-up comedian at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in Los Angeles after completing his graduation..

Paul as a comedian
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He came to the attention of the audience back in 2010 when he appeared in the comedy show of Comedy Central, ‘This Show Will Get You High’

Paul has also written scripts for the shows; Comedy Bang Bang and Arrested Development. He has also written scripts for the show of Cartoon Network, ‘ Moral Orel’. In 2006, Paul Rust and some of his friends formed the band called ‘ The Glass Beef’. He has worked as a lead singer and bass guitar player in the album, ‘Don’t Stop or We’ll Die’.

How Much is Paul Rust Net Worth?

Rust is a multi-talented celebrity of the USA, he is an actor and a television star. He is also popular as an Instagram star. There are more than 115K followers in his Instagram account and exactly 900 posts till date.

Paul Rust with his pet, Judy
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Paul earns money from sponsorship, promotions, and advertisements apart from the acting. Being a scriptwriter, he has already gained popularity in Hollywood. So, he also earns money from scriptwriting.

As per the reports of IMDb, his movie ‘ Fun Mom Dinner’ has earned a gross earning of $333K across the globe. Similarly, other movies played, directed, scripted, produced, and worked by him, have gained wide earnings across the world. He has got a website Patreon where he podcast his songs periodically.

Paul Rust playing a guitar
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Thou the reliable net worth of Paul Rust is yet to be estimated, it is assumed that his total net worth is between $1000K – $5000K.

Who is Paul Rust Wife?

The multi-talented celebrity of the USA is married to Lesley Arfin in 2015. They have a daughter ‘ Mary James‘ back in 2017 and his family lives in Los Angeles, USA.

Paul Rust and Lesley Arfin
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Overall talking about Paul maritial life, he is living a blissful maternal life with wife Lesly. The couple has made themself a living.

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Bob Rust Father
Jeanne Rust Mother
Lesley Arfin Partner
Mary James Daughter