Exclusive: Jason Segel and Amy Adams Talk THE MUPPETS at CinemaCon; Plus Watch as I Call Adams Miss Lane

     March 29, 2011

Jason Segel and Amy Adams Talk THE MUPPETS slice CinemaCon

Shortly after Disney’s presentation at CinemaCon in Las Vegas ended, I got to talk to Jason Segel and Amy Adams backstage about The Muppets.  While Disney has yet to release any footage from one of my most anticipated films of 2011, during the presentation, they showed a number of clips and everything looked great.  While it might have taken a number of years for The Muppets to make another movie, I really think audiences are ready to see Kermit and friends.

Anyway, while I only had a few minutes, Segel talked about finally getting the opportunity to make the movie and what the Muppets mean to him, Adams talked about how Kermit and Segel sent her a DVD asking her to be in the film, and I asked them both what is their go to karaoke song.

But I’ve left out my favorite part.  As the interview began, instead of just saying hi, I said, “nice to see Mr. Segel and Miss. Lane.”  In case you didn’t know, Adams is playing Lois Lane in Zack Snyder’s Superman movie.  Also, as the interview ended, I told her how happy I was that she got the part and you can watch her reaction.  Hit the jump to watch:

Jason Segel and Amy Adams

  • Watch as I call Amy Adams Miss Lane…
  • What’s their go to karaoke song
  • What’s it like to finally see The Muppets come to life. Segel talks about Amy Adams and Chris Cooper
  • Adams talks about how she got a DVD from Kermit and Segel asking her to be in the movie
  • At the end I tell Adams how happy I am that she’s doing Superman. She says that she is, “so excited.”



Around The Web

Latest News

FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY’S: Gil Kenan to Direct Film Adaptation

Kenan is the director behind the recent 'Poltergeist' remake.

Michael Douglas Hasn’t Signed on for Future Marvel Movies

The actor remains open to returning to the MCU, but doesn’t have the studio's standard multi-picture deal.

13 HOURS Red-Band Trailer Reveals Michael Bay’s Benghazi Movie

John Krasinski and James Badge Dale lead the timely action thriller.

WONDER WOMAN: Chris Pine Closes Deal to Play Steve Trevor

The actor will star opposite Gal Gadot in Patty Jenkins’ upcoming superhero movie.

TRANSFORMERS: Steven S. DeKnight Talks about Working in the Writers Room

The ‘Daredevil: Season One’ showrunner reveals what it was like working on the future of the ‘Transformers’ franchise.

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III Revisited: “I’m Gonna Die Unless You Kill Me”

The series rebounds by diving into Ethan Hunt’s personal life.

Alternate HITMAN: AGENT 47 Posters and TV Spot Featuring Music by Eminem

Starring Rupert Friend, Zachary Quinto, and Hannah Ware, 'Hitman: Agent 47' opens August 21st.

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 5: Simon Pegg and Rebecca Ferguson Play “Would You Rather”

But the big question is, could Simon Pegg *really* beat Tom Cruise in a footrace?

Collider Movie Talk – MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 5 Review, GAMBIT Begins Shooting In Fall, and More

The gang also talks 'Bob the Musical', artwork from 'Kung Fu Panda 3', and more.

NOSFERATU Remake in the Works with THE WITCH Director Robert Eggers

Eggers took home the Best Director prize at Sundance for scaring the hell out of everyone there.

Page 1 of 4,06412345...102030...Last »