Jason Segel born to a rich Jewish lawyer, he spent his childhood in a posh locality in Los Angeles. While he was young, he was bullied by his fellows at the Christian elementary school because of his Jewish background although his mother was Christian.

By the time he became a teenager he had become a lanky fellow with his height reaching 6’4”, he had described this period in life as "the weird, gangly kid who was like ET trying to figure out how his limbs worked." As a budding teenager, Segel found interest in puppet and also began making short films.

Later in his life, he explained that puppets were a solution to him for not knowing any actors. He went to the highly influential Harvard- Westlake School. He got into the basketball team because of his height and he made a good use of it.

Later on, during his last years of high school, he developed a liking for the art of acting and was scouted by a film casting executive during a show. Such was his passion for acting that Segel opted out on going to college and wanted to make a career in acting.

Judd Apatow took an audition of a young 18-year-old Segel, to cast him as Nick Andopolis, a stoner in a new TV sitcom about the lives of high school students called Freaks and Geeks.Segel even sang a song for his co-actor Lindsay ( Linda Cardellini) which was composed by Jason himself.

The show ran for only one season but by the end of it had a huge sect of followers. The show launched Segel in Tv and film industry. In the meanwhile, he also came up with cameo roles in movies like Dead Man on Campus, SLC Punk and Can’t Hardly Wait.

Jude Apatow and Segel teamed up again for a sitcom named Undeclared, where he played the character of Nick, but, this time, the pair failed to deliver as it could not attract the audience. Segel went through a slump period in his life where he failed to deliver with his performances in movies and sitcoms such as Harry Green and Eugene, Alias, Certainly Not a Fairytale and The Good Humour Man.

His career took a giant step when he signed up for CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother, where he played the character of loving and funny Marshall Eriksen, which aired in 2005. The show revolved around five friends how they used to live around together sharing every joy and sorrow together; this show gave Jason’s career a much-needed boost. Following the sensational success of How I Met Your Mother, Segel got the opportunity to work on his film assignment.

In 2008, Forgetting Sarah Marshall came where he wrote the script as well as played the lead role of a lyricist, who on his vacation in Hawaii bumps into his ex-lover ( Kristen Bell), who is coincidentally on the trip with her new lover ( Russell Brand). During a breakup scene in the movie, Segel is pictured completely naked without being conservative about his image.

The movie gave a much-needed push to his film life. During 2009, while working on the sets of How I Met Your Mother, Segel was also involved in various other projects. He gave a voice over for the villain in the blockbuster animated film Despicable Me, in the same year he was also involved as a co-actor in I Love You, Man and Gulliver’s Travel.

In 2010, he presided over a wedding ceremony, while he was starring on The Tonight Show, as he is an ordained minister with Universal Life Church. In 2011, he worked with Cameron Diaz and Justin Timberlake in comedy film Bad Teacher. In the same year he worked as a co-writer, producer and actor in the musical comedy movie The Muppets, it was his favorite project of life as he was a childhood admirer of the Muppets franchise and Jim Henson.

Segel was always interested in writing, and his love for that continued when he wrote and produced The Five-Year Engagement in 2012, where he appeared with Emily Blunt in the lead role. He again paired up with Judd Apatow, when he appeared in his film This Is Forty. He paired up with Diaz again this time for an adult comedy SexTape, even in this film he was involved in the production as well as he wrote the screenplay for the movie in the year 2014.

During the same year, he came up with his first novel in the series by the name of Nightmares. The other parts are supposed to come in the coming years. In the year 2015 grew up from being a comic actor, when he portrayed the serious role of late author David Foster Wallace in his life story drama The End of the Tour, he has acclaimed a lot of positive review for his role and has been nominated for many prestigious awards.

Segel dated Linda Cardellini his co-star from the TV show Geeks and Freaks for Six years from the period of 2001 till 2007 before they broke up. Segel always considered her as a great girlfriend and tried to rebuff any speculations about the female lead character in Story of Forgetting Sarah Marshall was based on his experience with Linda. Segel went through the problem of alcoholism during his career but has been normal since 2013.

Jason O Mara English Actor

Jason O Mara

Jason O’Mara was born to Irish parents. While he was a kid, he was very much interested in rugby like most of the Irish do but then he suffered a terrible injury and left the sport. While he was in school, he took part in a school play and fell in love with it. He then went to Trinity College where he got a degree in Dramatics. After finishing his degree, he joined The Royal Shakespeare and was involved in some notable performances like Much Ado About Nothing and also The Comedy of Errors, which are available on tape. Jason did a lot of theatre work in London and Dublin in his initial years, and some of his works include The Jew of Malta and Popcorn. In Irish Theatre Awards of 2002, Jason was nominated in the category of Best Supporting Actor for his role of John in bash. He also played a role in Harold Pinter’s The Homecoming, which was showcased in three cities including London, Dublin and also at the Lincoln Centre in New York. After that, he was then seen in many BBC TV series such as the Berkley Square, Playing the Field, Monarch of the Glen and High Stakes while playing the roles of Ned Jones, Lee Quinn, Fergal MacLure, and Greg Hayden respectively. He then made his debut in American TV shows with HBO’s Band of Brothers as First Lieutenant Thomas Meehan III. During 2002, he shot in the pilot of Eastwick as Presidio Med for Fox but then chose to play A.B. Stiles in The Agency. While shooting for The Agency, he met Paige Turco, and the couples got married in 2003 and now are blessed with a son by the name of David. During 2003, Jason starred in a guest appearance on shows like CSI Miami, Criminal Minds and The Closer after the cancellation of The Agency. ABC and Touchstone signed a talent-holding deal with Jason to develop a drama specially tailor-made for him, as they were impressed with Jason’s work in the pilot episode of Countdown, which was produced by ABC and Touchstone. Later on, Jason became a part of the cast of In Justice playing the role of Charles Conti, which was telecasted in January of 2006 with 13 episodes, but was not chosen for the next season. Seeing Jason’s talent, ABC and Touchstone again signed a similar contract this time either to give a role in one of their existing shows or to make a new one with him. Later that year Jason was seen in a more frequent role as Stuart Maxson in Men in Trees. O’Mara featured as the antagonist, Albert Wesker in the film adaptation of the Resident Evil: Extinction, which was released in 2007. In the following year, he was seen as Phillip in two episodes of an American medical drama Grey’s Anatomy. In the same year he starred as Sam Tyler in ABC’s production Life on Mars for the 2008-09 season, but then ABC didn’t renew his contract and then he returned to theatre in London and was seen in a play called Serenading Louie, which was performed in February of 2010. In 2011, he signed to work with Steven Spielberg and starred as Jim Shannon for Fox’s Terra Nova, which was launched in May of the same year. In the following year, he was seen in One for the Money, Vegas and The Good Wife, playing the roles of Joe Morelli, Jack Lamb and Damian Boyle respectively. Jason has played the much-loved role of Bruce Wayne AKA Batman in Justice League: War (2014), Son of Batman (2014), Batman vs. Robin (2015), Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015) and will be seen in another installment of Batman in 2016. During 2015, he has also involved in Complications an American TV series based on medical, starring as John Ellison, an emergency room doctor. Apart from these, the other notable work of O’Mara consists of Summertime (1995), Elodie and Space Truckers (1996).


Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem was born into a Spanish family from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, the Canary Islands in Spain. His family has been involved in the Spanish film industry for many generations, his mother Pilar Bardem was an actor herself. As a kid he spent most of his time in the sets of the films, by the age of six, he performed as a child artist for Fernando Fernan Gomez’s El Picaro (The Scoundrel). He played rugby at the school level and went on to represent the junior Spanish National Team. Just like most of the children from film backgrounds, Javier never wanted to be a part of the family business but soon recognized his interest in the works of art. He went to Madrid to study painting at Escuela de Artes y Oficios and took some part time acting jobs to support his career. Javier kept on doing small roles after he realized that he was not good at painting and even considered his options with acting. He made his first impact as an actor at the age of 20, when he played a cameo role in The Ages of Lulu, along with his mother. His performance in Lulu impressed the director who later cast him as the protagonist, who played the role of an underwear model and a bullfighter in his next directorial venture in 1992 named Jamon Jamon. Soon, Javier’s talent got noticed by the directors from English Speaking Regions. He bagged his first role as a Santeria-practicing robber in an English movie Perdita Durango by director Alex de la Iglesia but before that he got an offer of a role from John Malkovich, but he turned down the offer because of his poor English skills. His performance as a Cuban poet-Reinaldo Arenas in the drama film, 'Before Night Falls' directed by Julian Schnabel, he gained worldwide recognition for his role, was nominated in the Best Actors category for the Academy Awards and was praised his icon, Al Pacino. He entered the Hollywood with a concise role of a crime lord in the movie Collateral. In 2008, he went on to win Academy Awards, Golden Globe Award and BAFTA Award for Best Actor in Supporting Role for his performance as Anton Chigurh, a sociopathic killer in the movie No Country for Old Man. In the same year, he was part of another adaptation based on Gabriel Garcia Marquez’ novel ‘Love in the Time of Cholera’. He appeared as Juan Antonio for Woody Allen’s Vicky Cristina Barcelona alongside Penelope Cruz and Scarlett Johansson. He won the Best Actor award at the Cannes Film Festival, for a role that was written with Bardem on the mind of director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu for his movie Biutiful. He got nominated for the Academy Award again in the category of the Best Actor. After turning down offers to work on TV shows, he signed up for the antagonist role in Skyfall- a Bond movie in 2012, later in the same year he was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Since 2012, he has been involved in To The Wonder, The Counselor, The Last Face, The Gunman and many more. He is presently working on his role for the next installment of Pirates of the Caribbean series. Javier is a very talented actor who adapts to his role very convincingly. Even after such fame and his upbringing Bardem is a very kind and modest person and considers himself as a worker rather than an actor. He got married to his co- worker from Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Penelope Cruz in 2010 after dating each other for three years and are blessed with a son and a daughter.

Javier Bardem English Actor