Get to Know Tugg Speedman, Star of Tropic Thunder

Tugg Speedman

The online blitz of tongue and cheek advertising for Paramount’s Tropic Thunder continues this morning with a look at the film’s big time action hero Tugg Speedman (Ben Stiller). Speedman’s official website, which includes links to his favorite charity (above), his filmography and a very in-depth bio. Did you know that in high school, Speedman’s athletic ability ‘off and off the field’ gave him a newfound popularity and sense of self as he climbed the ranks as a male mascot/cheerleader? Very interesting.

The release of comes on the heels of the launching of, a website dedicated to the documentary that was made about Tropic Thunder. For more on that, have a look at the recently released trailer for Rain of Madness.

For more on Tugg Speedman, just click the image above — just don’t click the panda’s face.

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Neil Miller is the Founder and Publisher of Film School Rejects. For almost a decade, he has been talking movies on television, the radio, and the Internet. As of yet, no one has stopped him.

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