Paul Rudd has taken the time to speak to his “generation” and explain the importance of wearing masks.

For many people, Paul Rudd is a figure that brings joy both in his roles as well as his off-screen personality. Recently, the star took the time to address a serious topic for the state of New York with the support of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. To speak to Millennials Paul Rudd, aged 51, addressed the topic with a lot of misused terms and ultimately created a tongue in cheek reminder that wearing masks saves lives during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The sketch does take a moment to emphasise the importance and simplicity of wearing a mask before returning to its comedic tone. Reception to this video has largely been positive and it seems that Rudd can still connect with the youth of today.

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However, the joke did not land for everyone. Some felt that Paul Rudd was representing the wrong generation with his euphemisms and others fired back with their own opinion on masks.

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Most people seem to have got the joke and some may consider wearing a mask after this fun video. However, the clip does seem to have angered some individuals who do not believe the scientific evidence behind mask-wearing.

Here’s hoping Paul Rudd can be the young voice of Gen Z as well.