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We barely got off the plane before we were whisked away to our first interview, “Chuck” star and The Nerd Machine founder Zachary Levi invited ET Canada to a sneak peek at this year’s Nerd HQ and opened up about why he’s all smiles about raising money for Operation Smile.
With Comic-Con 2014 gearing up in a big way, Levi (a seasoned Con goer) gave Rick some advice for what he can expect for his first go. “Oh dude, you’re getting a major cherry pop this weekend,” Levi says adding a couple of important tips for any fanboy. “Hydrate, that’s very important. Stretch, that’s also important. There’s so much stimuli that goes on downtown during this weekend and people popping up at restaurants and bars and half of a baseball stadium…”
Speaking of taking over half of a baseball stadium, this year, Levi’s nerd baby, The Nerd Machine, is taking over Petco Park for the second year to bring together nerds and geeks alike, Nerd HQ.
“Here at Nerd HQ our mantra from the beginning was we just wanted to compliment the programming that’s already going on at the convention and elsewhere, it’s so amazing and we do our own version, a little smaller, more interactive version of a lot of things,” he explained. [Read the rest here]
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CBS Films ends the week acquiring Man Up, a comedy that has Zac Levi attached to star and Hall Pass scribes Chris Pappas and Kevin Barnett writing. The log line: after a video of a disastrous and embarrassing bachelor party goes viral, four metro-sexual guys decide to go to survival camp and learn how to man up. Pic’s based on an idea by Levi.
Nicky Weinstock is producing with Levi. Invention Films’ Whitney Thomas will be exec producer. Levi recently starred in Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Squeakwel, lent his voice to Tangled, and was seen in Thor: The Dark World. CAA and Peter Principato rep Levi, Pappas and Barnett are at CAA with Jeff Okin at Anonymous. [SOURCE]