Jason Biggs, at one time limit, was in what appeared like each single film together with the American Pie franchise which arguably outlined a technology, after which the film Loser, amongst others. He has made cameos in lots of different productions as effectively, however not too long ago, the actor revealed one in every of his greatest regrets.
It was a few explicit function that he truly wound up turning down: How I Met Your Mom. Web page Six picked up on an interview with Jason this week during which he talked about how he truly was supplied a job on the favored sequence however wound up turning it down.
The 42-year-old actor says the producers gave him the choice of portraying the main character, Ted Mosby, on the present which ran for 9 years from 2005 till 2014. It wound up going to Josh Radnor as an alternative.
Biggs, throughout his chat with the hosts of The Covino and Wealthy Present on Sirius XM, admitted that he was supplied the half nevertheless it didn’t seem to be the most effective job then. He went on to explain it as most likely his “greatest remorse” as a result of he wasn’t able to do TV on the time. He wished to proceed doing films.
In response to Jason, on the time, he actually appreciated the thought of engaged on a film for a number of months at a time, after which when filming wrapped, he’d have a number of months off once more till he needed to do one other mission of some sort. It was a freedom that he didn’t need to surrender, nevertheless it wound up biting him within the behind.
Biggs defined how he handed on the prospect to take the present, after which two issues occurred afterward, notably, How I Met Your Mom grew to become extremely common, after which he determined he wished to do tv anyway.
Biggs says that if somebody requested him if he regretted passing on How I Met Your Mom, he’d most likely say “sure” and doubtless would’ve taken the chance reasonably than passing on it.
The hosts requested him if Alyson Hannigan, his American Pie co-star, ever gave him a tough time about not taking it, and he mentioned they by no means truly talked about it, and he doesn’t assume she knew about him turning it down.