Why Michael Cera Doesn’t Get Many Movie Offers Anymore

Thanks to his role in the cult television series Arrested Development and his back-to-back box office smashes Superbad and Juno, Michael Cera was on top of the world in the mid-aughts. But despite that early string of hits and obvious comedy talents, Cera hasn’t been nearly as visible as he should be. Why has Hollywood dialed back on his celebrity status lately? Here’s why you don’t see Michael Cera onscreen as much anymore…and how he might still come running back…

Typecast | 0:29
Feature flops | 1:22
Not fame-hungry | 2:24
Private life | 2:56
Heard and not seen | 3:28
Side projects | 4:06
Still time for a turnaround | 4:51

Why Ashton Kutcher Doesn’t Get Many Movie Offers Anymore

Ashton Cutcher

Ashton Kutcher first became a household name thanks to his breakthrough television role as the lovable doofus Michael Kelso on the hit sitcom, That ’70s Show. But he’s also attempted to gain some traction on the big screen—with mixed results. Lately, Kutcher’s movie roles have seemed fewer and farther in between. With that in mind, here are some theories as to why Hollywood doesn’t have much room for him at the box office anymore…

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Dude, where’s my blockbuster? | 1:00
Total typecast | 1:54
Costly comeback | 2:44
FFBF | 3:31