LOVE on Netflix Creator, Executive Producer & Star Paul Rust talks about his roots on Lise.FM

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Paul Rust arrives at the Netflix FYSee Kick-Off Event on Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)

Episode 42: Lise spends an hour with Paul Rust, creator, executive producer and starring actor of LOVE on Netflix! He tells her about pitching the concept as a movie with his wife and co-creator Lesley Arfin to Judd Apatow, and why they decided to turn it into a show instead. He also talks about his influences, which range from Pee-Wee, to Paul Thomas-Anderson, to Prince (a fellow midwestern boy, like Paul himself). Then, he explains why he loves to create joyous, light-hearted comedies and gives us a peek into what’s to come on the final season of LOVE!