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'I Could Never Fake It': Nick Offerman On Striving For Nonchalance

Offerman has made a career out of playing colorful cranks — most notably, Ron Swanson, the boss on NBC's Parks and Recreation. He now stars as a middle-age single dad in Hearts Beat Loud.

Nick Offerman plays Frank Fisher, a single dad, in Hearts Beat Loud. "This is the largest role, by far, I've ever had in a film," he says. Eric Lin/Gunpowder & Sky hide caption

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'I Could Never Fake It': Nick Offerman On Striving For Nonchalance

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Apache Incredible Bongo Band
Alphabet St. Prince
Hearts Beat Loud variety
Herman's Habit Justin Hurwitz
In Between Days
Monty, is that You? Jones/Crosby/Alexander
A Fine Romance Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong