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Rogen: I'm not like 50/50 womaniser


Seth Rogen says he's not like his 50/50 character

Seth Rogen says he's not like his 50/50 character

Seth Rogen says he's not like his 50/50 character

Seth Rogen has promised he is nothing like his womanising character in new film 50/50.

The Green Hornet star - who married his long-term girlfriend earlier this month - stars as Kyle, who uses his friend's (played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt) cancer diagnosis to get dates.

At the London Film Festival screening of the film, Seth said: "I'm not very similar, I don't think. I never talk to women, I could never lie to a girl to try and get laid. I would say that aspect specifically is nothing like me - I hope!"

The comedy has been written by Seth's friend Will Reiser, based on his own experiences.

Will added: "Seth does not behave the way Kyle does. I would say that Seth is much nicer to women. In the movie, Kyle is a bit of a womaniser. Seth is much kinder."

Seth, Will and Anna Kendrick, who plays a therapist in the film, all agreed humour was a good way to deal with traumatic situations.

Seth said: "I think when something miserable is happening no one needs to be reminded about how miserable it is. I find trying cheer the person up is generally a much better attitude to take and that's what we did.

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"Even though Will was sick his life didn't stop, we still went to bars, he still went to parties, he still was dating girls and a lot of funny stuff happened because of those two things and that's what we wanted to show."

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