Trivia / Get Him to the Greek

  • Playing Against Type: Played with. While this film is a straight up comedy, Jonah Hill was typecast previously as playing loud mouthed jerks like in Superbad and comic relief characters in other Judd Apatow films, this role as Aaron Green he plays a pleasant leading man who just wants to keep his job whereas Russell Brand is typecast as the funnyman literally playing the same character.
  • Star-Making Role: Though he played Aldous Snow before, this role established Russell Brand as a leading man.