The Muppets Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. David Foster Wallace role finds Jason Segel in his own moment of transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... on the screenplays for a number of the movies he has starred in, including "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and "The Muppets," and recently began publishing a series of books for children. A native of Los Angeles, Segel began acting as a teenager and ...

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  2. 'End of the Tour' could be a big turning point for Jason SegelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... dramatized in the film. Segel, who wrote as well as starred in the hit comedies "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and "The Muppets," called the screenplay by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Donald Margulies "genius." "It's not a movie about giant plot ...

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  3. Jason Segel trades jokes for drama in new David Foster Wallace movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... dramatized in the film. Segel, who wrote as well as starred in the hit comedies "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and "The Muppets," called the screenplay by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Donald Margulies "genius." "It's not a movie about giant plot ...

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  4. Actor Jason Segel opens up about childhood as Jewish outsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    ... deep into what it feels like not to feel comfortable," he said. Segel said he later spearheaded and co-wrote "The Muppets" movie in 2011, because the puppets' message appealed to him as a kid and he wanted to share it with a new generation. "I felt ...

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  5. Celebrity Substance: Jason SegelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... known for starring in the television series "How I Met Your Mother," and films "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and "The Muppets," stars in "The End of the Tour" as literary legend David Foster Wallace, the first dramatic part for the traditionally ...

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  6. What We Found at 'The End of the Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    ... treasure with this mesmerizing portrayal. As a writer himsef, Segel has given us Forgetting Sarah Marshall and The Muppets , which may seem a distant place apart from this dialogue-driven slice of life. However, those films are overflowing with ...

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  7. Five for Families: 'The Muppets' will entertain kids and adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... for younger children, age recommendations are included. Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy and Kermit the Frog star in "The Muppets." The film also stars Jason Segel and Amy Adams. (Scott Garfield) Here are five movies from various platforms families may want ...

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  8. Jason Segel Talks to Marc Maron About Growing Up Half-JewishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Forward

    ... deep into what it feels like not to feel comfortable," he said. Segel said he later spearheaded and co-wrote "The Muppets" movie in 2011, because the puppets' message appealed to him as a kid and he wanted to share it with a new generation. "I felt ...

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  9. Jason Segel describes childhood as Jewish outsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... deep into what it feels like not to feel comfortable," he said. Segel said he later spearheaded and co-wrote "The Muppets" movie in 2011, because the puppets' message appealed to him as a kid and he wanted to share it with a new generation. "I felt ...

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  10. How Jason Segel wholly transformed for 'Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | USA Today

    ... 35, has made a career portraying affable, endearing personalities - from Gary, BFF to a muppet named Walter in The Muppets, to goofy Marshall in TV's How I Met Your Mother . But in Tour (opens Friday in New York and Los Angeles), Segel steps up to ...

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  11. Jason Segel gets serious playing David Foster Wallace in 'The End of the Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... nude scene); it was what helped bolster him when he decided to bring back our favorite felted figures in 2011's The Muppets ; and it's what inspired him to write Nightmares! , the children's book series about facing your fears. And it was that same ...

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  12. 'The End of the Tour' review: One of the year's top filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | New York Daily News

    'The End of the Tour' review: One of the year's top films, with Jason Segel brilliant as author David Foster Wallace Director James Ponsoldt's smart, incisive and extraordinary drama about a weekend-long interview the writer David Foster Wallace gave to journalist David Lipsky is the kind of film that burrows into your head and leaves you illuminated about life and how to live it. Yes, Jason Segel - the lovable lunk of "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and "The Muppets," and the anchor of TV's "How I Met Your Mother."

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  13. Segel trades lovable for big booking as David Foster WallaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... starring with Seth Rogen and James Franco in "Freaks & Geeks," he went on to write scripts for "Sara Marshall," "The Muppets" and "The Five-Year Engagement." He starred in all of them as well. He's best known for the long-running TV hit "How I Met ...

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  14. Plummer oldest actor ever to win OscarRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2012 | Times-Herald

    ... who won his third Oscar after previous wins for JFK and Scorsese's The Aviator. Another beloved bigscreen bunch, the Muppets, finally got their due at the Oscars. The Muppets earned the best-song award for Man or Muppet the sweet comic duet sung by ...

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  15. X-Men, Tarantino, Muppets at Comic-ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... at Comic-Con on Saturday during a panel to promote their upcoming ABC show. The producers and performers said "The Muppets" will be a documentary-style series focusing on Miss Piggy hosting a talk show where Kermit the Frog serves as executive ...

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  16. The Latest: Singer says 'X-Men: Apocalypse' occurs in 1983Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... at Comic-Con on Saturday during a panel to promote their upcoming ABC show. The producers and performers said "The Muppets" will be a documentary-style series focusing on Miss Piggy hosting a talk show where Kermit the Frog serves as executive ...

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  17. More Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... at Comic-Con on Saturday during a panel to promote their upcoming ABC show. The producers and performers said "The Muppets" will be a documentary-style series focusing on Miss Piggy hosting a talk show where Kermit the Frog serves as executive ...

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  18. The Latest: Amell sports new 'Arrow' costume at Comic-ConRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | WHDH

    ... at Comic-Con on Saturday during a panel to promote their upcoming ABC show. The producers and performers said "The Muppets" will be a documentary-style series focusing on Miss Piggy hosting a talk show where Kermit the Frog serves as executive ...

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  19. The Latest: The Muppets make their debut at Comic-ConRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | KNDO

    Here's the latest from the Comic-Con International fan festival Saturday in and around the San Diego Convention Center : They made their first-ever appearance at Comic-Con on Saturday during a panel to promote their upcoming ABC show. The producers and performers said "The Muppets" will be a documentary-style series focusing on Miss Piggy hosting a talk show where Kermit the Frog serves as executive producer, Fozzy the Bear is her on-air sidekick and Gonzo, Pepe the King Prawn and Rizzo the Rat are on the writing staff.

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  20. The Latest: The Muppets make their debut...San Diego (Ap) - Here's the latest from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Gazette

    This photo provided by ABC shows, Kermit the Frog, left, and Gonzo the Great, from A'The Muppets,A' which returns to primetime with a contemporary, documentary-style show. ABCA's A'The MuppetsA' panel is scheduled for Saturday, July 11, 2015, during 2015 Comic-Con International held at the San Diego Convention Center.

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