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So far this year, we've interviewed Jason Bateman three times. There was our chat with him and Sigourney Weaver for Paul back in February, then our chinwag with the Horrible Bosses boys, alongside the other Jason and Charlie Day, and now this, our one-on-one for his latest, the R-rated body swap comedy The Change-Up. Because it's our first one-on-one interview, it's only now we've gotten the chance to ask him the all-important Empire questions: "What's your favourite sandwich?" and "What's your favourite Muppet?" That, of course, and a whole lot more -- including news on the Arrested Development movie...

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