- Not to be confused with Paul Rudd
Paul Kevin Rugg is an American screenwriter, producer, voice actor, and comedian who voiced Manny on the ABC Kids short, Manny the Uncanny, The Dark Lord Chuckles the Silly Piggy on the Disney Channel animated series Dave the Barbarian, as well as Hans Rotwood on American Dragon: Jake Long.
Rugg has worked extensively in the field of animation. His list of credits include writing for, co-producing, and playing the voices of several cartoon characters; first being credited as "Mr. Director" (a Jerry Lewis-esque character) from Animaniacs. Afterwards, he voiced the title character Freakazoid! and Histeria! Rugg was recruited to the Warner Brothers Television Animation team headed up by Jean MacCurdy and Tom Ruegger and was a key contributor to their various series in the 1990s.