Why Hollywood Won’t Cast Christopher Mintz-Plasse Anymore

He’s the artist formerly known as McLovin. And after his breakout performance in Superbad, Christopher Mintz-Plasse seemed like he was on the verge of joining co-stars Jonah Hill and Seth Rogen on Hollywood’s A-list, following it up with acclaimed turns in Kick-Ass and How to Train Your Dragon. But his popularity with fans somehow didn’t translate into more big time roles. Here’s a look at why Hollywood won’t cast Christopher Mintz-Plasse anymore…

The curse of McLovin | 0:25
He’s focused on his music | 1:08
Doesn’t court celebrity | 1:53
Heard but not seen | 2:17
Trapped in a sitcom | 2:49
He can turn it around | 3:50