By Isabella Biedenharn
May 11, 2015 at 07:44 PM EDT
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Actor and New York Times best-selling author Jason Segel will appear on a panel at BookCon, on May 31 at the Javits Center in New York City. Segel will be promoting his new book, Nightmares! The Sleepwalker Tonic, the sequel to 2014’s Nightmares! Both books were co-written with author Kirsten Miller.

Segel has another big connection to the literary world coming up: He’ll portray the late David Foster Wallace alongside Jesse Eisenberg in the forthcoming film The End of the Tour.