Interview with Mark Duplass by Bullseye with Jesse Thorn published on 2012/06/18 21:27:05 +0000 From Public Radio International's <b><i>Bullseye</i> with Jesse Thorn</b>: <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MarkDuplass"><b>Mark Duplass</b></a> is an actor, writer, director, musician, and a man who can be described as having many irons in the fire. He's the star of two films currently in theaters, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6NJzrA4oHs"><b>Your Sister's Sister</b></a> and <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1eTz46QiDE"><b>Safety Not Guaranteed</b></a>, with a third film, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KhQ2Bgd5Vm8"><b>The Do-Deca-Pentathlon</b></a>, that he wrote and directed alongside his creative partner (and brother) Jay, due later this summer. The Do-Deca-Pentathlon will be the second Duplass Brothers film to hit screens this year, following the brothers' biggest film to date: <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B007L6VPL4/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=thesoundofyou-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B007L6VPL4"><b>Jeff, Who Lives At Home</b></a>, with Jason Segel and Ed Helms. And as if all that weren't enough, you might know Mark best from his starring role as Pete on the FX comedy series <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003JMENGS/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=thesoundofyou-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B003JMENGS"><b>The League</b></a>, which will be back for a fourth season in the fall. Mark joins us to discuss the way his musical past has influenced his tendencies as a filmmaker, and why he's not worried about taking his projects to total perfection.