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Jason Segel


Multi-talented Jason Jordan Segel was born in Los Angeles, California, where he was raised by his parents, Jillian (Jordan), a homemaker, and Alvin Segel, a lawyer. His mother is of English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry, and his father is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent. He was educated at St. Matthew's Parish School in Pacific Palisades, before ... See full bio »

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7 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Forgetting Sarah Marshall
(2008)
The Muppets
(2011)
Sex Tape
Sex Tape Jay
(2014)
I Love You, Man
I Love You, Man Sydney Fife
(2009)

Filmography

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 2018 Come Sunday (post-production)
Henry
 2017/I The Discovery
Will
 2015 The End of the Tour
David Foster Wallace
 2014 Sex Tape
Jay
 2005-2014 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
Marshall Eriksen / Marshall
- Last Forever: Part Two (2014) ... Marshall
- Last Forever: Part One (2014) ... Marshall Eriksen
- The End of the Aisle (2014) ... Marshall Eriksen
- Gary Blauman (2014) ... Marshall Eriksen
- Daisy (2014) ... Marshall Eriksen
 2013 This Is the End
Jason Segel (uncredited)
 2012 This Is 40
Jason
 2012 The Five-Year Engagement
Tom Solomon
 2011 The Muppets
Gary
 2011 Friends with Benefits
Brice (uncredited)
 2011 Bad Teacher
Russell Gettis
 2011 Jason Segel & Paul Rudd Meet Rush (Short)
Sydney Fife
 2010 Gulliver's Travels
Horatio
 2010 Despicable Me
Vector (voice)
 2009 Family Guy (TV Series)
Marshall Eriksen
- Peter's Progress (2009) ... Marshall Eriksen (voice)
 2009 I Love You, Man
Sydney Fife
 2008 Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Peter Bretter
 2007 Knocked Up
Jason
 2006 Bye Bye Benjamin (Short)
Theodore Everest
 2004-2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Neil Jansen
- Iced (2005) ... Neil Jansen
- Compulsion (2005) ... Neil Jansen
- Mea Culpa (2004) ... Neil Jansen
 2005 Alias (TV Series)
Sam Hauser
- The Road Home (2005) ... Sam Hauser
 2005 The Good Humor Man
Smelly Bob
 2004 LolliLove
Jason
 2004 Harry Green and Eugene (TV Series)
Eugene Green
 2003 Certainly Not a Fairytale (Short)
Leo
 2001-2003 Undeclared (TV Series)
Eric
- God Visits (2003) ... Eric (voice, uncredited)
- Eric's POV (2002) ... Eric
- The Perfect Date (2002) ... Eric (voice, uncredited)
- So You Have a Boyfriend (2002) ... Eric (voice, uncredited)
- Eric Visits Again (2001) ... Eric
 2003 11:14
Leon
 2002 Slackers
Sam Schechter
 2001 North Hollywood (TV Movie)
 1999-2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series)
Nick Andopolis
- Noshing and Moshing (2000) ... Nick Andopolis
- Dead Dogs and Gym Teachers (2000) ... Nick Andopolis
- The Little Things (2000) ... Nick Andopolis
- Smooching and Mooching (2000) ... Nick Andopolis
- Discos and Dragons (2000) ... Nick Andopolis
 1998 SLC Punk!
Mike
 1998 Dead Man on Campus
Kyle
 1998 Can't Hardly Wait
Watermelon Guy
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3 Interviews | 9 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

{On his full-frontal performance in Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)] I drank a lot to get me through that. I remember just pacing up and down, drunk, with these voices in my head saying, "Jason, what are you doing?" I'm a little nervous, I won't get a date anymore, they won't be satisfied with what they saw. See more »

Trivia:

Had a five year relationship (March 2001-January 2007) with his Dead Man on Campus (1998) and Freaks and Geeks (1999) co-star Linda Cardellini. They played a couple both in the film and the TV show. Segel stated in an interview with Los Angeles Times that Cardellini was a great girlfriend and the title character in Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008) was not based on her, it was more an amalgamation... See more »

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Star Sign:

Capricorn

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