Trend Results : "Jason Segel"

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 1460)


Oscars: Olivia Munn & Jason Segel To Host Sci-Tech Awards

Olivia Munn and Jason Segel are set to host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation on Saturday, February 13, at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills. They will present 11 awards...Show More Summary

Olivia Munn, Jason Segel to Host Sci-Tech Oscars

Olivia Munn and Jason Segel will team up to host this year's Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation. The "Ride Along 2" actress and "End of the Tour" actor will give out 11 awards to...Show More Summary

Jason Segel Says He Isn't in the Movie Industry for the Awards

Jason Segel and Rami Malek arrive at the 2016 Film Independent Filmmaker Grant and Spirit Award Nominees Brunch on Saturday (January 9) at BOA Steakhouse in West Hollywood, Calif. While the 35-year-old actor’s role in The End of the Tour earned him a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead, Jason said [...]

Jason Segel On Life-Changing ‘The End Of The Tour’: “I Was Alone With A Blank Page” – AwardsLine

In taking on the role of David Foster Wallace for The End Of The Tour, Jason Segel raised a lot of industry eyebrows. With his hefty resume packed with comedic gems (How I Met Your Mother, The Muppets, Forgetting Sarah Marshall), Segel wasn't an obvious choice to play an author struggling with depression and disillusionment. Show More Summary

Jason Segel on The End of the Tour Awards Hype, Authenticity, and the Freedom of Full-Frontal Nudity

Jason Segel, who was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for his portrayal of David Foster Wallace in The End of the Tour, is trying to navigate the murky waters of awards season — specifically, how to be proud of his performance but not let his self-esteem get caught up... More »

the interview show: Prairie Cat

Vancouver’s Cary Pratt makes music under the name Prairie Cat. (I wonder how he came up with that stage name?) His music is best described as quirky indie pop and it sounds like the soundtrack to a Jason Segel movie where Segel plays Kermit the Frog singing about his adorable romantic misadventures. Cary is also […]

Deadline’s The Contenders: Jason Segel and James Ponsoldt On The Beginnings Of ‘End Of The Tour’

Actor Jason Segel and Director James Ponsoldt talked End Of The Tour, their acclaimed movie about the Rolling Stone magazine interview of  author David Foster Wallace  when they came to participate in Deadline’s big awards season event,...Show More Summary

Join Jason Segel for a live chat at 3:30 PT Wednesday

As David Foster Wallace in "End of the Tour," Jason Segel is bombarded with questions by an inquisitive journalist. On Wednesday, we'll have the chance to lob questions of our own at the actor when he stops by the Los Angeles Times for a live video chat. At 3:30 p.m. PDT, Segel will be here to...

WATCH: Bryan Cranston and Jason Segel Discuss the Business of Acting

Variety has released another installment of its interview series “Actors on Actors,” this time featuring Emmy winner Bryan Cranston and star of “The End of the Tour” Jason Segel. Considering both actors got their start on comedic TVShow More Summary

'Carol,' Jason Segel And 'Tangerine' Get Oscar Boosts Thanks To Indie Spirit Nominations

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

As the primary Oscar contenders continue to flood theaters, the Independent Spirit Awards are kicking off the top-tier film accolades. Announced Tuesday, the nominations showcase a slew of obvious Oscar players: "Carol" leads with six recognitions, while "Beasts of No Nation" has five and "Spotlight" boasts four. Show More Summary

Jason Segel's career influences and inspirations

3 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

Jason Segel's tastes are eclectic, to say the least (or as he says, "weird and interesting and unique"). So The Envelope asked him about his influences and inspirations: Peter Sellers "Well, Peter Sellers is the big one for me. I carry a picture of Peter Sellers to set with me. I have it in my...

Jason Segel as David Foster Wallace? The actor knows it's 'not a normal choice'

Why did James Ponsoldt select Jason Segel to play David Foster Wallace, one of the most acclaimed novelists of the late 20th century, for "The End of the Tour"? In hindsight, the star of R-rated comedies such as "I Love You Man" and the decade-defining TV show "How I Met Your Mother" understands...

10 Things We Learned From Rush's Michael Moore Interview

As anyone who attended Rush's R40 tour earlier this year could attest, the Canadian prog legends have a lot of famous fans. Goofy videos that played during and after the show featured Paul Rudd and Jason Segel — who made Rush the fulcrum of their male-bonding odyssey in I Love You,...

What Jason Segel Learned About Writing, Improv, and Embarrassment While Making Freaks and Geeks

Freaks and Geeks, which was just eliminated from our High-School TV Showdown, is chock-full of embarrassing moments — after all, it's about what it's really like to be a teenager. But for Jason Segel, who played Nick Andopolis, what he calls "one of the most uncomfortable things I have ever put... More »

For Jason Segel, The End Of One 'Tour' Is The Beginning Of Another

Jason Segel was strolling down the street in Austin, Texas, when he rang up The Huffington Post to chat about "The End of the Tour" on the eve of the movie's DVD release. His most cerebral role yet, Segel plays David Foster Wallace during the author's promotion of the 1996 magnum opus Infinite Jest in the film. Show More Summary

It's Time to Take Jason Segel Seriously

3 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

No one thought the How I Met Your Mother star was qualified to play David Foster Wallace. How wrong we were. Segel talks End of the Tour, his new career act, and more.

Interview: Jason Segel Discusses Before & After 'The End of the Tour'

"I'm not so sure you want to be me." It was an opportunity I couldn't pass - the chance to interview Jason Segel. He stars as the late author David Foster Wallace in one of my favorite films this year, The End of the Tour directed by James Ponsoldt. Show More Summary

Jason Segel Opens About The Story Behind His Dracula Musical

Jason Segel is dapper in a suit while attending the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences New Member Reception held at Lincoln Ristorante on Monday (October 5) in New York City. The 35-year-old actor was joined at the event by Patricia Clarkson and director of the New York Programs Academy Of Motion Picture Arts, [...]

The Story Behind Jason Segel's Dracula Puppet Musical

For many, the most-loved parts of Forgetting Sarah Marshall, the 2008 romantic comedy written by and starring Jason Segel, are when Segel's lovable-schmuck character performs a puppet rock opera centered around the life of Count Dracula, cheekily titled A Taste For Love. However, puppet enthusiasts might be surprised to learn that the... More »

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC