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Lots of Stars Took Part in Variety's Actors on Actors

Steve JobsKate Winslet poses for a photo with Brooklyn‘s Saoirse Ronan while filming the the Variety Studio: Actors on Actors series on Sunday (November 15) in Los Angeles.

Also in attendance at the event were the following pairs, who interviewed each other: Steve Carell with Rooney Mara, Seth Rogen with Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brie Larson with Joel Edgerton, Will Smith with Benicio Del Toro, Samuel L. Jackson with Michael Keaton, and Bryan Cranston with Jason Segel, and Isabella Rossellini with Charlotte Rampling, among some others.

FYI: The event was presented by The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Brie Larson wore Adina Reyter earrings.

Clips from the event will become available next month! More Here! »

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Saoirse Ronan & Olivia Wilde Team Up for THR's Indie Contenders Roundtable!

Saoirse Ronan, Sarah Silverman and Olivia Wilde get together for a photograph while attending the 2015 Indie Contenders Roundtable presented by The Hollywood Reporter held during the 2015 AFI Festival presented by Audi at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on Sunday (November 8) in Hollywood.

The three ladies were joined at the event by Jason Segel, Blythe Danner, Lily Tomlin, 99 Homes writer-director Ramin Bahrani and Spotlight writer-director Tom McCarthy.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Saoirse Ronan

The 90-minute conversation touched on the panelists’ 2015 work, as well as their overall careers, influences, and the challenges and rewards of working on indies.

FYI: Olivia is wearing a kate spade new york bow shirt, Houghton pants, and Paul Andrew shoes.

15+ pictures inside of Saoirse Ronan, Olivia Wilde and others at the 2015 AFI Festival

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Jason Segel Talks About The Story Behind His Dracula Musical

Jason Segel is dapper in a suit while attending the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences New Member Reception held at Lincoln Ristorante on Monday (October 5) in New York City.

The 35-year-old actor was joined at the event by Patricia Clarkson and director of the New York Programs Academy Of Motion Picture Arts, Patrick Harrison.

Jason recently opened up about the story behind his puppet rock-opera centered around Count Dracula titled A Taste for Love, which was first seen in Forgetting Sarah Marshall.

“I was going through this slow period, and at this time I was smoking a lot of pot, if we’re going to be honest about it,” Jason revealed (via Vulture). “And I came up with the conclusion that the way I was going to jump-start my career was with a lavish Dracula puppet musical. I wrote the Dracula musical alone in my apartment and I recorded it.”

“I then drove to Judd Apatow‘s house with a CD that I burned for him,” Jason added. “I played it for him. I remember it got to the end of the song, and Judd reached over and pushed pause and stopped it. And he said, you can’t play that for anybody.”

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Jason Segel Says Jesse Eisenberg is a 'Superior Intellect'

Jason Segel suits up for The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences screening of his new movie The End of the Tour held at United Artists East Hampton Cinema on Sunday (August 2) in East Hampton, N.Y.

The 35-year-old actor recently praised his co-star Jesse Eisenberg.

Jesse is a superior intellect,” Jason told USA Today. “He’s one of the smartest guys I’ve ever met. I’ve never met a better actor or a better friend.”

Jason continued, “We didn’t meet until this movie, and we had like a meet and greet dinner with me, Jesse and the producers. We had never met each other before and you could tell we were all like feeling each other out a little bit…Someone asked me at the table how I got started writing, and I said this thing that I always say to deflect the question. I said, ‘It was by necessity. No one was knocking down my door to play Captain America.’ And without missing a beat, Jesse went, ‘No, but you could probably play the captain of a weaker country.’ And I knew at that moment that I was going to have to show up really sharp and ready.”

15+ pictures inside of Jason Segel at the event in the Hamptons…More Here! »

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Jesse Eisenberg Compares Comic-Con to Genocide

Jesse Eisenberg and Mamie Gummer hit the premiere of The End of the Tour held at the Writers Guild Theater on Monday (July 13) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Joining the pair at the event were actors Mickey Sumner, Jason Segel, and director James Ponsoldt.

Jesse recently made some comments about 2015 Comic-Con that many people are finding offensive.

“It is like being screamed at by thousands of people. I don’t know what the experience is throughout history, probably some kind of genocide,” Jesse told the Associated Press. “I can’t think of anything that’s equivalent.” More Here! »

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Imogen Poots Supports Jason Segel & Anna Chlumsky at 'The End Of Tour' BAMcinemaFest Screening!

Imogen Poots flashes a smile as she attends the screening of The End Of Tour held during the opening night of the 2015 BAMcinemaFest at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House on Wednesday (June 17) in New York City.

The 26-year-old actress was joined at the event by the stars of the flick Jason Segel and Anna Chlumsky, as well as Dana Delany, screenwriter David Lipsky, producer Matt DeRoss, and director James Ponsoldt.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Imogen Poots

Earlier in the week, Imogen posed alongside her sweet co-star June Squibb at the premiere of her new movie A Country Called Home.

FYI: Anna is wearing a Suno dress.

10+ pictures inside of Imogen Poots and others at the screening of The End Of TourMore Here! »

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The 'Freaks & Geeks' Cast Reunited at the TV Land Awards 2015

Busy Philipps keeps it classic in black and white for the 2015 TV Land Awards at Saban Theatre on Saturday evening (April 11) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 35-year-old actress reunited with her Freaks & Geeks co-stars Martin Starr, Linda Cardellini, Seth Rogen, Steve Bannos, Jason Segel, Samm Levine, and Dave Allen, along with creator Paul Feig and director Judd Apatow.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Busy Philipps

The cast was also joined at the event by host Terry Crews, Judd‘s wife Leslie Mann, and Younger stars Sutton Foster and Nico Tortorella.

The TV Land Awards are set to air on April 18, 2015.

FYI: Busy is wearing a Shoshanna gown.

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