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Jason Bateman, who plays level-headed Michael Bluth on the series, has witnessed the feverish “Arrested Development” anticipation firsthand. Tuesday on “The Late Show,” he opened up to
Of their own accord, Bateman and co-star
But, as they found out the hard way, not all good deeds go unpunished. Bateman and Arnett's visit happened to coincide with a so-called never nude convention – a gathering of fans wearing nothing but short, fitted denim cut-offs in the manner of Tobias Fünke.
As Bateman explained to Letterman, the presence of the "never nudes" and the abundance of phallic fruit made for an awkward scene.
"Will and I are out there and we're pressing the flesh, as it were, and we're signing autographs. This particular group, they thought it would be a real funny thing if we took a bunch of pictures with them," he recalled. "It's a dodgy photo op, but on top of that, they want us to hold their bananas and, 'Hey, what if I feed you this banana.'"
Sounds just like something Tobias might say.