Jason Jordan Segel is an American actor, screenwriter, and musician. He won the hearts of television viewers as Marshall Eriksen on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother (2005-2014), as well as for his work with producer Judd Apatow on the television series Freaks and Geeks (1999-2000) and Undeclared (2001-2002).
Date of Birth: January 18, 1980
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Born in Los Angeles, actor Jason Segel grew up in a prosperous family of lawyers and housewife. Besides him, there were two other children.
Following elementary school and middle school, Segel completed his high school studies at Harvard-Westlake School. He was seriously fond of basketball due to his height, and also took part in local theater productions at Palisades Playhouse. His nickname in high school was “Dr. Dunk”— because he was a “lean, mean” basketball-playing machine.
He landed his first acting role when he was 18. It was remarkable Judd’s Apatow teen comedy-drama television series Freaks and Geeks. The show also featured James Franco, Seth Rogen, and Linda Cardellini.
Who are Jason Segel’s parents?
Alvin G. Segel (father)
Date of Birth: November 27, 1945
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Alvin was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. He is a Partner and Member of Executive Committee at Irell & Manella LLP. He is a lawyer with such practice areas, as Mergers and acquisitions, International law, Securities and investment fraud.
Jillian Segel (née Jordan) (mother)
Date of Birth: September 11
Zodiac sign: Virgo
She was a stay at home mum, taking care of the comfort in the home and the well-being of children. She is currently a housewife and lives with her husband (married since 1977), who continues to work as a lawyer.
Who are Jason Segel’s siblings?
Adam Segel (older brother born to same parents)
Adam is a money manager and serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Online Buddies, Inc. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Alison “Ali” Segel (younger sister born to same parents)
Date of Birth: March 9, 1986
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Alison is a writer from Los Angeles, California and talented illustrator. She is a current staff writer at Elite Daily and the former managing creative editor at women.com.
She got her degree in University of Southern California and for some time worked as educator.
Who is Jason Segel’s wife?
Linda Cardellini (ex-girlfriend)
Duration of Relations: March 2001 – January 2007 (6 years)
Date of Birth: June 25, 1975
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Linda Cardellini was born in Redwood City, California. She is an actress of Italian-Irish descent. From the age of ten, Linda fell in love with the stage and became involved in all school plays. Linda began her career with the filming of television shows and TV shows, the first of which was Bone Chillers (1996). Her promotion to fame and popularity began after Freaks and Geeks.
Jason began dating Linda in 2001 after they met on set of Dead Man on Campus (1998) and Freaks and Geeks (1999). After playing as couples on set they extended their romance to real life.
The breakup had such a profound effect on Jason that it inspired the movie – Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008) which was written by himself and co-produced by Judd Apatow.
Michelle Williams (ex-girlfriend)
Duration of Relations: 2012 – 2013 (1 year)
Date of Birth: September 9, 1980
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Michelle Williams is a film actress known for the central role in My Week with Marilyn (2011) for which she won the Golden Globe Award. In childhood, the girl had problems with her peers, studied at home, and was engaged in boxing. She received several small roles on television, and at the age of 15 left her parental home to take part in the Dawson’s Creek (1996-2000) TV series.
She had been in a relationship with Heath Ledger for three years (giving birth to their daughter Matilda in 2005), after which in September 2007 they separated. And in early 2008, Ledger died.
Jason started dating Michelle in 2012 but because of distance (Michelle lives in New York and Jason in Los Angeles), their relationship lasted only a year.
Alexis Mixter (girlfriend)
Duration of Relations: December 20, 2015 till present
Date of Birth: December 20, 1978
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Alexis is a creative personality; she is a professional landscape photographer. She embodied her spectacular endeavor in creating such films as How to Have a Happy Marriage (2012) and Hooters! (2010). What is more, she is a sister to actress Whitney Minter.
Alexis is great yoga and mental health admirer. She seems to be a perfect match for Jason.