Jason Jordan Segel
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
He went to Hebrew as well as Christian schools.
Jason attended St. Matthew’s Parish School in California. He graduated from Harvard-Westlake School in LA, California.
- Father – Alvin G. Segel (Lawyer)
- Mother – Jillian (née Jordan) (Homemaker)
- Siblings – Adam Segel (Older Half-Brother), Alison Segel (Younger Sister)
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
6 ft 4 in or 193 cm
92 kg or 203 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Jason Segel dated –
- Linda Cardellini (2001-2007) – The actors met on the set of Freaks and Geeks and started dating in March 2001. They dated for six years until January 2007. Linda is more than a feet shorter than him.
- Drew Barrymore (2008) – Jason and Drew Barrymore were seen kissing at Los Angeles’s Chateau Marmont in 2008 end and were RUMORed to be dating.
- Chloë Sevigny (2009) – The actors Chloe and Jason dated briefly in February of 2009.
- Michelle Ryan (2009) – Jason started dating English actress, Michelle Ryan in mid-2009. They remained an item until late 2009.
- Michelle Trachtenberg (2009) – Then, Segel had a fling with actress Michelle Trachtenberg in August 2009.
- Lindsay Lohan (2009) – Jason then hooked up with reality TV star, Lindsay Lohan on December 5, 2009, when they met at a late-night party. Lohan was seen leaving his house on December 5, after spending the night with Jason.
- Michelle Williams (2012-2013) – For a year, from February 2012 to February 2013, Michelle Williams and Jason were romantically linked to each other.
- Bojana Novakovic (2013-2014) – In May 2013, the Australian actress Bojana Novakovic started dating Segel. They split in 2014.
- Alexis Mixter (2014-Present) – In December 2014, Jason started dating photographer Alexis Mixter. The relationship is still ON.
Race / Ethnicity
He has Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry on his father’s side, while he is of English, Irish, and Scottish descent on his mother’s side.
- Towering height
- Frequently plays nerdy and sensitive characters
- Often sings in his own performances
His shoe size is not known. But, his fans consider it to be 13 (US).
He has appeared in the commercial of Saturday Night Live: Kemper Pedic Bed.
Best Known For
Playing Marshall Eriksen in the CBS’s sitcom How I Met Your Mother from 2005 to 2014.
He appeared in the 1998 teen comedy film Can’t Hardly Wait for his role as watermelon guy.
First TV Show
From 1999 to 2000, Jason Segel played the role as Nick Andopolis in the teen comedy-drama television series Freaks and Geeks. He appeared in a total of 18 episodes.
In 2011, Jason got a wakeup call, when his assistant showed him his belly photos. He lost 30 pounds at that time and went from 245 lbs to 215 lbs.
He left the junk food, ate healthily, and went to exercises to achieve his desired look. Now, Jason will not be eating midnight pizzas any more.
Jason Segel Favorite Things
- Songs – Van Morrison – Astral Weeks, Bruce Springsteen – Thunder Road, Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody, Billy Joel – Piano Man, Les Miserables – One Day More
Source – Kcrw.com
Jason Segel Facts
- Jason’s mom is Christian and his dad is Jewish. So, he was raised in both religions, but mainly in Jewish.
- He can play piano.
- He has played basketball in high school and won at state level in California.
- Segel enjoys listening to classic rock and reggae music.
- On February 3, 2012, he got Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding 2012 Man of the Year award.
- He has distant French ancestry on his mother’s side.
- He desired to become an actor from his early life. So, instead of going to college, he acted at local theater productions.