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Steve Carell goes global

Steve Carell and Miranda Cosgrove push “Despicable Me 2” in London.

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Steve Carell and Miranda Cosgrove push “Despicable Me 2” in London.

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This time last year, local guy Steve Carell was at home in Marshfield filming the dramedy “The Way, Way Back,” which will be released later this summer. This summer, he’s on the road promoting the animated family film “Despicable Me 2,” which also features the voices of Russell Brand, Miranda Cosgrove, and Kristen Wiig. Early in June, he brought the film to Australia. This week, he was in Spain on Tuesday and with costar Cosgrove in London on Wednesday.

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