While he was promoting his breakout role in the hit comedy 'Bridesmaids' in 2011, Chris O'Dowd ran into a problem when he tried to watch himself on a TV talk show. "I realized my cable had gotten turned off," he says. "Actually, I turned it off. I had to stop it. I couldn't afford it." These days, the cable is back on, and O'Dowd is busier than ever, what with a new film, 'The Sapphires,' an upcoming HBO series and even a summer animated feature. USA TODAY's Susan Wloszczyna looks back at how this Irish funnyman rose to the top of Hollywood's most-wanted list.