Working With Comedic Actors and Developing New Projects

An Interview With Peter Segal



Peter Segal is a feature film and television director probably best known for his film Tommy Boy (1995), starring the late Chris Farley. His other features include Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994), My Fellow Americans (1996), Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000), Anger Management (2003), 50 First Dates (2004), The Longest Yard (2005), Get Smart (2008), and Grudge Match (2013). He began his career directing HBO specials, including three Tom Arnold: The Naked Truth movies (1991–1993), which starred a young Chris Farley, Jim Carrey, and Ben Stiller, and most recently he’s directed for television, including the critically ...

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