Paul Rudd was topped PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive 2021, however Stephen Colbert made him earn the title. The TV host first revealed the information on Tuesday’s (Nov. 9) episode of The Late Present With Stephen Colbert. “In these divided occasions, it’s the very last thing all People care about,” he joked.
After saying Rudd, Colbert reduce to a beforehand recorded clip set on the “LSSC Sexiness Analysis Institute,” the place he measured the actor’s psychological and bodily caliber. However first, Rudd needed to give an oath: “I do solemnly swear to present the sexiest solutions I can, to be a person and keep alive.”
The late night time host poked enjoyable at Rudd’s uncanny capacity to look “ageless” — when Rudd advised him that he was 52, Colbert responded, “Humorousness, very horny.”
After the interview got here a bodily examination, then a “horny” photoshoot that entailed all the pieces from pouring water on himself whereas sporting a white t-shirt and denims to dressing as a hunky development employee and a monk.
On the finish of the testing course of, Colbert knowledgeable Rudd that he had examined “damaging for horny.” Because the actor turned to go away, members of the LSSC Sexiness Analysis Institute started clapping as Colbert knowledgeable him that he really had been named the sexiest man alive. “Don’t you see Paul? There’s nothing sexier than humility,” Colbert mentioned. “That was the final take a look at — and also you handed.” Rudd wept as he was topped, Miss America pageant-style.
The Ant-Man and the Wasp star will seem on The Late Present subsequent week to debate his new title. Within the meantime, he has loads of time to shine off his new crown.
The Late Present With Stephen Colbert airs weeknights at 11:35/10:35c on CBS.
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