Jason Segel

‘The Discovery’ Review: Netflix’s Mysterious Afterlife Movie Doesn’t Quite Live Up to Its Ambitious Sci-Fi Premise
‘The Discovery’ Review: Netflix’s Mysterious Afterlife Movie Doesn’t Quite Live Up to Its Ambitious Sci-Fi Premise
What happens when death, the thing people fear most, becomes the most desirable part of life? Charlie McDowell’s The Discovery imagines a world where the afterlife has scientifically been proven, and as a result millions of people are committing suicide “to get there,” as it’s often referred to in the film’s not-so-distant future. But the biggest and most disturbing quandary is, what exactly is “there?” If life after death does exist, what if it’s worse than the world we know, or perhaps an even scarier thought, what if it’s better and what does that mean for the value and meaning we place on the lives we’ve been living?
‘The End of the Tour’ Trailer: Go Road Tripping With Jason Segel and Jesse Eisenberg
‘The End of the Tour’ Trailer: Go Road Tripping With Jason Segel and Jesse Eisenberg
In 1996, Rolling Stone sent journalist and author David Lipsky to travel with David Foster Wallace for the end of his book tour publicizing his great novel Infinite Jest. Lipsky and Wallace spent five days traveling together, and the transcripts of their conversations eventually became the basis of Lipsky’s book Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip with David Foster Wallace
Jason Segel Is Working on a ‘Lego Movie’ Spinoff
Jason Segel Is Working on a ‘Lego Movie’ Spinoff
The LEGO Movie proved audiences’ appetite for charming, mildly subversive animated movies about talking toys. Now Warner Bros. is testing that appetite with a whole line of LEGO movies. There already announced Ninjago film in 2016, a Lego Batman Movie in 2017, and The Lego Movie 2 in 2018. Per The Hollywood Reporter, that onslaught will also includes a fourth film, a LEGO spinoff titled The Billion Brick Race, which will be co-written and directed by Forgetting Sarah Marshall and The Muppets’ Jason Segel.
‘Tonight Show Family Feud': The Fallon Family vs. The Questlove Family
‘Tonight Show Family Feud': The Fallon Family vs. The Questlove Family
Most of the time, Jimmy Fallon confines the 'Tonight Show' games to just one or two participants, enough to keep things clean and easy to follow, with plenty of attention for his various guests. On last night's edition, however, the host decided to pump things up just a bit with an all-star take on 'Family Feud' that crowded the show's stage with a metric ton of Hollywood talent.