Paul Rudd has been Ruddrolling Conan O’Brien for a decade

Yesterday, Reddit learned about the long con actor Paul Rudd has been pulling on Late Night With Conan O’Brien for close to a decade. Every couple years, when he goes on the show to promote a new film, and Conan sets up the we-have-a-clip segment, they show this clip instead. This is Ruddrolling.

The clip is from the 1988 movie Mac and Me, in which a young boy in a wheelchair befriends a Mysterious Alien Creature (Mac). Here’s Rudd back in April, providing a teaser clip for Anchorman 2:

And last year, promoting This Is 40:

And here’s his promotion of The 40-Year-Old Virgin in 2005:

Has someone made a supercut of this yet?

Screengrab via teamcoco/YouTube

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder is the Daily Dot’s senior entertainment writer, and she focuses on streaming, comedy, and music. Her work has previously appeared in the Austin Chronicle, the Dallas Observer, NPR, ESPN, Bitch, and the Village Voice. She is based in Austin, Texas.