Jason Segel is a famous American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, film producer and author. Also, he is a talented singer, songwriter, composer, and musician. Jason Segel is most renowned for playing the role of Marshall Eriksen. This character appears on the CBS network’s television series, ‘How I Met Your Mother.’ Continue reading to find the net worth of Jason Segel as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Jason Segel was born as Jason Jordan Segel on 18th January 1980 in Los Angeles, California, the US. He was raised in the neighborhood of Pacific Palisades where he studied at Harvard-Westlake School. While in high school, Jason Segel used his tall height for playing basketball. After high school, Jason opted not to continue with his studies in any college. Instead, he pursued his career as an actor in theatre, television, and movies.
Jason Segel is still single and ordained. In 2013, Jason Segel announced that he was writing a series of novels for young adults. The plot is based on a story he thought of in his early twenties. Jason Segel published his first novel entitled ‘Nightmares!’ in fall 2104.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Jason Segel appeared in several full-length movies. These include 1998s ‘Can’t Hardly Wait,’ 2002s ‘Slackers,’ 2006s ‘Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny’, the 2010s ‘Despicable Me’, 2011s ‘Bad Teacher’, 2012s ‘This is 40’, 2014s ‘The End of the Tour’ and more. Following, Jason Segel has appeared on the big screen movies including ‘LolliLove,’ ‘The Good Humor Man,’ ‘11:14’, ‘Forgetting Sarah Marshall,’ ‘Gulliver Travels,’ ‘Knocked Up,’ ‘The Five-Year Engagement’ and ‘The Muppets.’ He achieved well even in the comic animation, ‘Despicable Me.’ Jason Segel along with Martin Sheen Condola Rashad and Chiwetel Ejio has played a supporting character in the drama, ‘Come Sunday.’
Jason Segel’s first appearance in 1998s ‘Can’t Hardly Wait’ led him to get a major role. Jason played the significant role of Nick Andopolis, a soft-natured member of the freak gang. Jason Segel enacted this role in the teen drama ‘Freaks and Geeks’ (1999) and got nominated for the Young Artist Award 2000.
Jason became famous after enacting Marshall Eriksen in television series, ‘How I Met Your Mother’ (CBS 2005). Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan, Cobie Smulders, Josh Radnor and Neil Patrick Harris co-starred in the show. The reviews of critics made the show more popular. Jason Segel remained in the show for nine years (2005-2014). Jason Segel had repeated roles as Neil Jansen in ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’ and as Eric in ‘Undeclared’ television series. Jason Segel also enacted in ‘I Love You’ and ‘Man,’ released in 2009 by DreamWorks. Jason has appeared on other television series including 2005s ‘Alias’, Saturday Night Life (SNL) and more.
In addition to acting, Jason Segel has also served as a writer and executive producer for the following movies. These include ‘Get Him to the Greek,’ ‘Sex Tape,’ ‘The Five-Year Engagement,’ and ‘The Muppets.’
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Jason Segel is $35 million. Most of his wealth comes from his earnings for appearing on television series, and movies. In addition to his acting in TV series and films, Jason Segel has earned as a screenwriter and author. Jason Segel became well-known after enacting Marshall Eriksen in CBS network’s ‘How I Met Your Mother’ (2005 -2014). Jason Segel is also famous for his acting in television series ‘Freaks and Geeks’ and ‘Undeclared.’
Currently, Jason Segel is an ordained minister with Universal Life Church. On 6th July 2010, Jason Segel performed the wedding ceremony on ‘The Tonight Show.’ The couple wanted his services, so they placed his photographs all over his hometown. His pictures found in the bar he frequently visits also had Jason’s picture under the label ‘wanted.’