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[[caption-width-right:252:Hollywood's most huggable star.]]

'''Jason Jordan Segel''' (born January 18, 1980) is a very tall and very funny actor and writer. He is best known as Marshall Eriksen on ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' and as the lead in ''Film/ForgettingSarahMarshall'', which he also wrote. He is also known for working with director/producer Creator/JuddApatow, most notably in the [[ScrewedByTheNetwork short-lived TV shows]] ''Series/FreaksAndGeeks'' and ''Series/{{Undeclared}}'', and the movies ''Film/KnockedUp'' and ''Forgetting Sarah Marshall''.

He starred in and wrote the 2011 film ''Film/TheMuppets''. Those who find this strange should remember the Dracula Puppet Musical from ''Forgetting Sarah Marshall'', which he also wrote.

He also co-wrote the Infant Sorrow music for the movies ''Forgetting Sarah Marshall'' and ''Film/GetHimToTheGreek''.

[[RuleofSeanConnery He makes anything he appears in much, much better]], [[TheCastShowOff especially if he sings or plays music]].
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!!Partial filmography:
* ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' (2005-2014)
* ''Film/KnockedUp'' (2007)
* ''Film/ForgettingSarahMarshall'' (2008)
* ''Film/ILoveYouMan'' (2009)
* ''WesternAnimation/DespicableMe'' (2010) (voice)
* ''[[Film/GulliversTravels2010 Gulliver's Travels]]'' (2010)
* ''Film/TheMuppets'' (2011)
* ''Film/FriendsWithBenefits'' (2011) (cameo)
* ''Film/BadTeacher'' (2011)
* ''Film/TheFiveYearEngagement'' (2012)
* ''Film/ThisIsTheEnd'' (2013) (cameo)
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