Rudd recalled enduring his roommate’s morning breath in exchange for car rides, begging a stranger to take him to work and sleeping on towels in a friend’s kitchen while being strapped for cash in Los Angeles.
The eventual “Ant-Man” star finally got his own apartment and couldn’t believe his luck when he found a mattress by a dumpster.
“I thought, ‘Sweet — free mattress,’” he told Meyers.
“So I just took it up to my room and then I slept on it and then the next morning I woke up covered in red bumps,” Rudd said. “How’s that for Sexiest Man Alive, huh?”
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