Comedy lovers breathed a sigh of relief this week when NBC announced renewals for fan favorites “Community” and “Parenthood.”
Now, in a new interview with the Hollywood Reporter, stars Joel McHale and Dax Shepard talk about their shows, their fans, and going green — something McHale needs a little help with.
In the interview, McHale mentions running into Shepard’s fiancee, Kristen Bell, at a Gelson’s grocery store, and her reaction to his environmentally-unfriendly shopping habits:
McHale: I saw your wife at Gelson’s [supermarket], and she lectured me about getting plastic bags.
Shepard: She did. That’s very her.
McHale: Totally lectured me.
Shepard: She was probably carrying around our big, green Costco bags.
McHale: Yeah, and I think I had a whole roasted chicken, and I was like, would you like some? And she said no, I’m a vegetarian, and I’m like, there’s a surprise!
McHale: But your wife is lovely, let me say that.
Shepard: She’s the greatest of all time.
Considering that Bell is one of Hollywood’s most outspoken animal lovers, it’s a bit of a shock that McHale didn’t know about her veganism. And no, Bell and Shepard haven’t tied the knot yet, despite McHale referring to her as Shepard’s wife. Hopefully they’ll plan a green, vegan wedding extravaganza one of these days!
To find out more from the comedians, including whether the actors would be willing to guest star on each other’s shows, which celeb they think has “fat shoulders”, and the problem with living next to pop sensation Justin Bieber, click on over to THR.
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