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Will Ferrell


A graduate of the University of Southern California, Will Ferrell became interested in performing while a student at University High School in Irvine, California, where he made his school's daily morning announcements over the public address system in disguised voices. He started as a member of the Los Angeles comedy/improvisation group The ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 6 wins & 48 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

TV commercial (as his "Ron Burgundy" character: Congratulatory spot for Loews Cinemas 100th Anniversary campaign. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 14 Interviews | 24 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 11 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Phil Weston | Will

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

I saw a news story recently that said I'm 6' 4". I'm creeping up, like in the high school football programs where you give yourself 15 more pounds. In three years I want to be 6' 5" in stories. And I'm gonna do the opposite of these kids like LeBron James who are coming out of high school and going into the NBA. I'm gonna be the first 36-year-old white guy who tries to make it in the NBA. See more »

Trivia:

On October 24, 2011 was the 14th recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center. Previous recipients include: Tina Fey, Bill Cosby, George Carlin, Billy Crystal, Neil Simon, Steve Martin, Lorne Michaels, Lily Tomlin, Bob Newhart, Whoopi Goldberg, Carl Reiner, Jonathan Winters, and Richard Pryor. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays characters who receive a serious "reality check" See more »

Nickname:

Wilf

Star Sign:

Cancer

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