Steve Carell - Steve Carell And Craig Ferguson Have Fun In New Orleans Oyster Bar

Comedian Steve Carell was left sweating after taking on a pepper dare from his pal Craig Ferguson as they filmed a Super Bowl skit at an oyster bar in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The funnymen visited Pascal's Manale, even though Carell is allergic to seafood and late night chat show host Ferguson had never tried an oyster, as part of a pre-taped post-big game Tv special, which aired on Sunday night (03Feb13).

The nervous double act watched as a restaurant staffer shucked an oyster before them and Ferguson confessed, "I've never had an oyster," while Carell said, "I'm actually allergic to oysters... I've heard they're delicious."

Ferguson eventually plucked up the courage to try his first oyster as his sidekick started "freaking out", but he was left unimpressed, joking, "That was the best snot I ever had."

The couple then sat down for a salad and Ferguson forced Carell to eat a pepper to make up for the fact he couldn't try an oyster.

The movie star took the dare and immediately regretted is as he started to feel the heat, adding, "I thought that would be very mild... I really didn't expect that... My nose is dripping."

Giggling Ferguson said, "I feel terrible and happy at the same time."

During the Tv special, Ferguson also aired an interview he conducted with Twilight star Nikki Reed as they walked through a New Orleans graveyard.

The actress went on record and said she hopes to be cremated after she passes, but Ferguson suggested that might be difficult - because Reed is Jewish, stating, "Is cremation Ok in the Jewish faith?"

She replied, "I don't know the answer to that, but that's (cremation) what I would do... I just feel like... for me, it would be the right thing to do."

The chat show host also visited actor Channing Tatum's New Orleans bar and restaurant Saints & Sinners.


Contactmusic

Tags: Steve Carell - Craig Ferguson

Advertisement

More Steve Carell

'Foxcatcher' Screening Brings Together Carell, Tatum, Ruffalo, Miller And More In A Massive Group Photo - Pt2

The 'Foxcatcher' screening at the 52nd New York Film Festival saw the cast and crew take to the red carpet to pose for pictures. Amongst...

Foxcatcher Trailer

Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) is brought to the Foxcatcher institute by multi-millionaire John du Pont (Steve Carell). Mark is a wrestler, and a good one...

Channing Tatum and Steve Carell seen at the 52nd New York Film Festival for the premier of 'Foxcatcher'

As part of the 52nd New York Film Festival, the cast of 'Foxcatcher' were photographed arriving at the red carpet event, as well as posing...

Steve Carell's 'Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day' Aims For Family Audiences

It's taken quite a while for a film adaptation of the beloved children's book to appear, perhaps because its title is rather cumbersome: Alexander and...

Advertisement

Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day Movie Review

There's nothing wrong with this bright and goofy family comedy, but there's nothing much to it either. As a bit of mindless entertainment, the film...

Stunning 'Foxcatcher' Leaves Eerie Mark on Telluride Film Festival

Bennett Miller's intense drama Foxcatcher - which previously scored five-star review at the Cannes Film Festival - has stunned audiences at the Telluride Film Festival....

Telluride Film Festival: Bennett Miller Describes What Attracted Him To 'Foxcatcher' Project

Bennett Miller's soon-to-be-released film Foxcatcher has been shown at the Telluride Film Festival in Colorado and the director has discussed what aspects of the story...

'Foxcatcher' Leads Almost Went To Ryan Gosling and Bill Nighy

Foxcatcher, the psychological drama from the supremely talented Bennett Miller, is without doubt one of the most anticipated movies of the year and Sony has...

Advertisement

Comments

Steve Carell Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Steve Carell

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All