Knowledge Identifier: +Jason_Segel
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1980.
Countries: United States (74%), United Kingdom (9%), Michigan (7%)
Linked to: Harvard-Westlake School, Hebrew school, Jim Henson Company, Florence and the Machine
Along with Nicholas Stoller, Segel approached Disney in 2007 to write the latest "Muppets" film
Judd Apatow - For the rest of 2008, Apatow produced the comedy films "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" starring Jason Segel and Kristen_Bell; "Step Brothers", which reunites "Talladega Nights" co-stars Will Ferrell and John C._Reilly; and "Pineapple Express" starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, both of whom originally starred on "Freaks and Geeks"
Kristen Bell - The film, written by and starring Jason Segel, was released theatrically on April 18, 2008
The Muppets (film) - In June 2008, Jason Segel announced that he had turned in the first draft of his script and was hopeful that the film would live up to previous Muppets movies
The Muppets (film) - The November 12, 2010, issue of "Entertainment Weekly" featured a spread about "The Muppets", including a summary of the film's concept, quotes from Segel and Bobin, the first images of Walter, and new photos of the Muppets with Jason Segel
Rashida Jones - Jones' other 2011 films were "Friends with Benefits", starring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis, "The Big Year", with Steve Martin, Owen Wilson, and JoBeth Williams, "The Muppets", with Jason Segel, Amy_Adams and Chris Cooper, and "Our Idiot Brother", with Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, and Emily Mortimer
Drew Pearce - In November 2012 it was announced that he would co-write and co-produce with Jason Segel an untitled comedy based on the 2011 documentary "The Other F Word" for 20th Century Fox
In 2015, Segel received rave reviews for his portrayal of the late author David Foster Wallace in the independent biographical drama film "The End of the Tour"
Collateral Beauty - On June 15, 2015, "Variety" reported that Jason Segel was in talks to join the film