It is an eight-part series that has been created and written by Emmy Award winner Timothy Greenberg. It will be told from multiple perspectives and will be directed by the duo Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris.
'Avengers: Endgame' star Paul Rudd is taking a brief break from the Marvel franchise to become a part of Netflix and he is more than familiar with his co-star. Paul Rudd is starring opposite Paul Rudd in the latest Netflix comedy titled 'Living With Yourself'. This will be the first major television role for Rudd and the story of the show follows a man who is struggling in life, as he undergoes a novel spa treatment that promises to make him a better person, only to end up being replaced with a new and improved version of himself.
“Living With Yourself” Facts:— See What's Next (@seewhatsnext) 22 August 2019
-Paul Rudd plays Miles
-Paul Rudd also plays Miles 2.0, an improved version who steals Myles's wife & life
-8 eps, told from multiple POVs
-Created by Daily Show alum Timothy Greenberg
-Directed by Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris
-Premieres 10/18 pic.twitter.com/E3JtNgiRYm
While Miles is dealing with the unintended consequences of his actions, he finds he now has to fight for his career, his wife, and also his identity as the series asks a million-dollar question: do we really want to be better? It is an eight-part series that has been created and written by Emmy Award winner Timothy Greenberg. It will be told from multiple perspectives and will be directed by the duo Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris. Aisling Bea teased the project during an appearance on Sunday Brunch. She said, "It's basically Paul gets himself cloned."
we auditioned a bunch of co stars for paul rudd but the only person who was actually worthy was paul rudd, so we put him in the show twice— Netflix UK & Ireland (@NetflixUK) 22 August 2019
Living With Yourself comes to Netflix on 18 October pic.twitter.com/bpSj6r0tiD
She continued, "Paul ends up cloning himself, the idea being to make a perfect version of yourself, but the question being, is it all of your complexities and flaws that make you who you are that makes you your perfect self?" The official synopsis of the series reads, "The Netflix original series Living With Yourself is an inventive existential comedy that asks: do we really want to be better? As he deals with the unintended consequences of his actions, Miles finds he must fight for his wife Kate, his career, and his very identity."
We are totally ready for “Living With Yourself” starring Paul Rudd and Paul Rudd! October 18th, on Netflix❕❕ pic.twitter.com/BvRCk0X3hh— 𝚋𝚎𝚜𝚝 𝚘𝚏 𝚜𝚌𝚘𝚝𝚝𝚑𝚘𝚙𝚎 (@scotthopemcu) 22 August 2019
Rudd is best remembered for portraying TV character Mike in the series 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S' and he reprised the role of Andy in Netflix series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp. It goes without saying that he is best remembered as Marvel's Ant-Man, although he could soon be taking that role to TV via Disney+, too.