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WATCH: Steve Carell’s Agent Told Him to Quit the Business

The next time you’re ready to throw your hands up in exhaust, think of Steve Carell. One of Carell’s first big breaks in acting was getting cast on “The Dana Carvey Show,” a sketch show that ran on ABC in 1996. But a during a recent visit to “The Tonight Show,” Carrell recalled to host Jimmy Fallon that just before he got that audition (for the job that would subsequently alter his career), his agent was anything but encouraging.
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