We don't normally believe love at first encounter but for it definitely works for some. Lesley Arfin and Paul Rust who first met at a party turned into a beautiful couple.
The pair tied the knot in the year 2015 welcomed their first baby girl in October 2017. Arfin and Rust who lives an amazing personal life also support each other and work together in professional life as well.
Lesley Arfin's Married Life With Actor Paul Rust; Are They Happy In Their Family Life?
Lesley Arfin and her future husband Paul Rust met for the first time at comedian Chelsea Peretti's party. The first encounter really worked.
Rust tried his best to know the last name of the girl with a dog, Lesley. Later, he found that Arfin was also asking about him.
"I found out later, Lesley was asking people there, ‘Who’s that guy, what’s his story?’"
"She asked Sarah Silverman, ‘Hey, do you know if that Paul Rust guy is Jewish?’ and I’m not, but Sarah said to Lesley, ‘If he’s not, his face should sue God.’"
Well, the moment was so much like scripted movie scene; two single writers eyeing each other from across the room.
You might be obvious what happened the next. The two became inseparable ever since.
After dating one another for some years they married in October 2015.
The Netflix's co-creators officially announced the pregnancy on Mother's Day posting an Instagram image captioned,
"She’s having a bb” and “Happy (second trimester) Mother’s Day."
The couple welcomed daughter Mary James Rust on Tuesday, 10th October 2017. The new mother shared a snap of her newborn via Instagram.
The family life of three is going on so smooth that we cannot think of them separating or taking a break anytime soon.
Lesley Arfin and Paul Rust: Perfect Match In Professional Career As Well
Arfin rose to prominence in 2007 when her book Dear Diary was published. It is based on a column she created for Vice Magazine that was published by Vice Books.
She was appointed as the editor in chief of the Brooklyn-based women's magazine, Miss Behave in 2008.
The magazine covers art, music, fashion and pop culture. Kelis, Matt Goias, and Sarah Morrison worked in the Miss Behave with Arfin featuring models Kim Matulova and Joli Robinson.
She co-created the Netflix series Love with her husband and Judd Apatow in the second season premiered on 10 March 2017 with the third season premiered on 9th March 2018.
Love received the nomination for Best Musical or Comedy Series at the 21st Satellite Awards in 2017.
Lesley Arfin: Quick Facts
- Born in 1978 in Long Island, New York.
- She attended Hampshire College.
- She is of American Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
- She moved from New York to Los Angeles to work as a television writer.
- She was highly criticized in 2012 for a lack of awareness of white privilege after she wrote a tweet joking about lack of diversity in Girls.
- Her book Dear Diary the reprint of her own diary entries from 6th grade up until she was 25.