Factory Painfully, awkwardly, wonderfully real With all the critical praise it’s received in the near decade since its cancellation, it’s easy to forget that Freaks And Geeks was, at its heart, just another high-school show.
It featured the same jocks and pimples and every other cliché the genre can offer, not only because its audience expected it, but also because that’s what high school is all about.
Teamed with a bunch of solid special features, it's worth a glimpse. The DVD holds the obligatory extras -- gag reel, deleted scenes, alternate ending -- but I'd still say Skip it, even if the box office still gives the dude love.
Freaks and Geeks Yearbook Edition No, this isn't a film.
But it’s hard not to have a crush on her.”Martin Starr and Leslie Mann In “Chokin’ and Tokin’,” a bully tests Bill’s peanut allergy by sabotaging his jelly sandwich, landing him near death in the hospital, where he is visited by his history teacher, played by Leslie Mann. He could make you cry laughing by doing almost nothing. Francis High School (1993); Loyola Marymount University (2000)Engaged Steven Rodriguez (fiance); Jason Segel (ex-boyfriend)Lilah-Rose Rodriguez (daughter); Lorraine (Hernan) Cardellini (mother); Wayne David Cardellini (father)Freaks and Geeks; E.Jason Segel and John Francis Daley Segel was 19 when he was cast as Nick Andopolis, the pothead with a 29-piece drum set. Bill, whose hatred for Fredricks is like a knife twisted when he finds out that Fredricks is dating Bill’s mother, is the prank-call mastermind: “Fredericks, you’re a turd. Jake Kasdan: “The blank stare and the way Martin’s doing these affects, mouth hanging open—it’s just this incredibly subtle, inspired character . Then it turned out he could do anything.”Jason Segel in the series finale, “Discos and Dragons.” Segel: “We didn’t really have to be told we were being canceled.Philipps shared a funny story of a time when Franco -- a method actor -- threw her to the ground during a scene. Jason Segel and Linda Cardellini met on the short-lived series Freaks and Geeks and dated for a few years after the show abruptly ended in 2000."I guess people really want it." The odds against the show returning seem astronomical for a multitude of reasons, most notably because the cast, which included James Franco, Seth Rothen, Jason Segel and Linda Cardellini have gone onto huge movie careers.