He also starred in the NBC television sitcom Just Shoot Me! (1997–2003) as Jack Gallo the eccentric publiGeorge Segalr of a New York fashion magazine. He co-starred with Jane Fonda as suburbanites-turned-bank-robbers in Fun with Dick and Jane and starred as a faux gourmet in Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?
Segal was relatively inactive in the 1980s but bounced back as the sleazy father of Kirstie Alley's baby in Look Who's Talking and in the 1993 sequel Look Who's Talking Now. He played a left-wing comedy writer in For the Boys (1991).