We’re guessing Paul Rudd and Jason Segel were stoned when doing this interview for I Love You Man back in ’09. Watch them play word association, talk about ghost bros and focus on Paul Rudd’s freaky smile/Noah Wyle impression.
David Foster Wallace has become an American legend in his own right, so it makes sense that he’ll be coming to the big screen soon. Jason Segel will play the famous writer in an adaptation of David Lipsky’s Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself with Jesse Eisenberg as Lispky. Can one movie handle […]
The written words of David Foster Wallace have long proven difficult to adapt for the big screen, especially 1996’s Infinite Jest, the monstrous epic that launched the author’s career. Anonymous Content is coming at it from a different...Show More Summary
Actors Jesse Eisenberg and Jason Segel will star in a film adaptation project entitled The End of the Tour. The movie script was inspired by the title, Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip With David Foster Wallace. According to The Wrap, the screenplay was penned by playwright Donald Margulies. Show More Summary
The ‘How I Met Your Mother’ star will play Wallace in the film based on the book ‘Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip’. News by Dean Fetzer David Foster Wallace committed suicide in 2008, a tragedy on many levels, not least being the loss of one of the fledgling century’s most talented thinkers and writers. Show More Summary
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This week's casting news features a lot of our favorite actors in interesting projects, like Robert Pattinson (who picked another drama), Jason Segel (who'll play a famous author), and up-and-comer Jason Clarke, who's getting the Terminator reboot party started. Show More Summary
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Jason Segel is best known for conjuring up laughs in movies like "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and on the long-running television series "How I Met Your Mother," but his newest role is decidedly less jocular. The actor will portray author...Show More Summary
This is not a jest: Jason Segel has been tapped to play late novelist David Foster Wallace in a new biopic. The film, which is based on David Lipsky’s extended interview with the author in “Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip With David Foster Wallace,” will also star...
When John Krasinski adapted David Foster Wallace’s Brief Interviews With Hideous Men, it was clearly a personal labor of love, connecting with a book that resonated with him in college. Several other Wallace works have been adapted into...Show More Summary
The most important pop culture news of the day, from Jason Segel as David Foster Wallace to the first look at 'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes.' The post Intermission appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Since making a splash at Sundance with the alcoholic drama Smashed starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead, director James Ponsoldt returned to the festival this year with the stellar coming-of-age drama, The Spectacular Now. Ponsoldt has lined...Show More Summary
He'll star opposite Jesse Eisenberg, who plays a Rolling Stone reporter that accompanied Wallace on his Infinite Jest book tour.
Jason Segel, who has made a career out of playing adorable goofy guys, will portray David Foster Wallace in an upcoming biopic, The Wrap reports.
by Emma Carmichael In news that is proving to be even more controversial than the Affleck-is-the-next-Batman cycle, somehow: Jason Segel will play the late David Foster Wallace in The End of the Tour, a movie based on Jason Lipsky's book about his road trip with the author. Show More Summary
I’m as big a fan of actor Jason Segel and writer David Foster Wallace as anyone in this world. But are they two great tastes that taste great together, as the Reese’s slogan goes, or are they better kept separate? We’ll find out when James Ponsoldt‘s The End of the Tour gets underway. Segel is […]
Comedy actor Jason Segel will be playing writer David Foster Wallace in the upcoming film The End of The Tour. The movie is adapted from the 2010 book, Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip With David Foster Wallace, by Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky, who traveled with Wallace in 1996. Show More Summary
by Choire Sicha Jason Segel is going to play David Foster Wallace in some biopic that stems from David Lipsky's road trip biography. (A movie that will be shown on the Sundance channel once in 2016.) Some people are upset! How will we...Show More Summary
The film follows David Lipsky's five-day road trip with David Foster Wallace during his Infinite Jest tour. James Ponsoldt is directing this adaptation. [...]