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Will Ferrell


Will Ferrell was born in Irvine, California, to Betty Kay (Overman), a teacher, and Roy Lee Ferrell, Jr., a musician. His parents were both originally from Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. A graduate of the University of Southern California, Ferrell became interested in performing while a student at University High School in Irvine, where he made ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 6 wins & 50 nominations. See more awards »

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  Zoolander 2 (announced)
Mugatu
 2015 Zeroville (post-production)
Rondell
 2014 Welcome to Sweden (TV Series)
Will Ferrell
- Learn the Language/Språket (2014) ... Will Ferrell
 2014 @midnight (TV Series)
Chad Softwick
- Episode #2.34 (2014) ... Chad Softwick
 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards 2013 (TV Movie)
Ron Burgundy
 2013 The Internship
Matress Salesman (uncredited)
 2010-2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Shane Hunter
- My Whole Life Is Thunder (2012) ... Shane Hunter (uncredited)
- The Moms (2010) ... Shane Hunter
 2011 Megamind: The Button of Doom (Video short)
Megamind (voice)
 2010-2011 Funny or Die Presents... (TV Series)
Will (segment "John and Will's Animal Choices") / Grant Measum
- Episode #2.3 (2011) ... Will (segment "John and Will's Animal Choices")
- The Carpet Brothers (2010) ... Grant Measum
 2011 Papanatos (TV Series)
 2010 Megamind
Megamind (voice)
 2010 The Other Guys NYPD Recruitment Video (Video short)
Allen Gamble
 2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series)
Donald Mahanahan
- Stuntmen (2010) ... Donald Mahanahan
 2010 Presidential Reunion (Video short)
George W. Bush
 2010 Carpet Bros (TV Series)
Grant Measum
- Episode #2.1 (2010) ... Grant Measum
 1997-2009 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series)
George W. Bush / Scrub-A-Dub
- Episode #4.100 (1997) ... Scrub-A-Dub
 2008 Green Team (Video short)
Arnold Darkshner
 2007/I The Landlord (Short)
Renter
 2007 Good Cop, Baby Cop (Video short)
Angel
 2007/I The Procedure (Short)
Bob
 1995-2006 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / George W. Bush / Craig Buchanan / ...
- Winona Ryder/Moby (2002) ... Various / Fidel Castro / Alex Trebek / ...
- Alec Baldwin/P.O.D. (2002) ... Various / Shepard Smith / Cardinal Egan / ...
- The Rock/Andrew W.K. (2002) ... Various / George W. Bush / Dick Armey / ...
 2006 The ESPY Awards: ESPY Nomination Special (TV Movie)
Ricky Bobby
 2005 Wedding Crashers
Chazz Reinhold (uncredited)
 2004 Starsky & Hutch
Big Earl (uncredited)
 2003 MTV: Reloaded (TV Short)
The Architect
 2003 Elf
Buddy
 2003 The Guardian (TV Series)
Attorney Larry Flood
- All the Rage (2003) ... Attorney Larry Flood (as Phil Weston)
 2003 Old School
Frank
 2002 Boat Trip
Michael, Brian's Boyfriend (uncredited)
 2001 Undeclared (TV Series)
Dave
- Addicts (2001) ... Dave
 2001 The Oblongs (TV Series)
Bob Oblong
- My Name Is Robbie (2001) ... Bob Oblong (voice)
- Please Be Genital (2001) ... Bob Oblong (voice)
- Pickles' Little Amazons (2001) ... Bob Oblong (voice)
- Disfigured Debbie (2001) ... Bob Oblong (voice)
- Heroine Addict (2001) ... Bob Oblong (voice)
 2001 Zoolander
Mugatu
 2000 Strangers with Candy (TV Series)
Bob Whitely
- Trail of Tears (2000) ... Bob Whitely
 1999 Superstar
Sky Corrigan / Jesus
 1999 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Mamet the Moocher
- Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1999) ... Mamet the Moocher (voice)
 1999 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Coach Lucas
- Three Coaches and a Bobby (1999) ... Coach Lucas (voice)
 1998 Hercules (TV Series)
Geryon
- Hercules and the Jilt Trip (1998) ... Geryon (voice)
 1997 The Angry Beavers (TV Series)
Bouncer
- Bummer of Love/Food of the Clods (1997) ... Bouncer (voice, uncredited)
 1997 Cow and Chicken (TV Series)
Farmer / Astronaut #2
- Space Cow/Orthodontic Police (1997) ... Farmer / Astronaut #2 (voice)
 1997 Men Seeking Women
Al
 1995 Criminal Hearts
Newscaster (uncredited)
 1995 A Bucket of Blood (TV Movie)
Young Man
 1995 Living Single (TV Series)
Roommate from Hell #1
- Talk Showdown (1995) ... Roommate from Hell #1
 1995 Grace Under Fire (TV Series)
Man at Meeting
- When It Rains, They Pour (1995) ... Man at Meeting (uncredited)
 1995 On Our Own (TV Series)
Construction Worker
- Little Rascals (1995) ... Construction Worker
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TV commercial: Apple iPod 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'd much rather be in a comedy. In my view, comedy wins out in the long run. I'm not sure I'm a good enough actor to play real tragedy, so I bring a comic element to most things as my answer to the world's problems. I'm not a clown, though. I love goofing around, but I don't feel the need to act the clown in private - I do it at work, that's where I exorcise my demons. Although I confess that I ... See more »

Trivia:

Is a member of what the media refers to as "The Frat Pack", along with Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Steve Carell, Owen Wilson and Luke Wilson. The "Frat Pack" name is a reference to the film Old School (2003) featuring Vince Vaughn, Ferrell and Luke Wilson, due to the wide number of films featuring the seven actors. Ferrell's "Frat Pack" films include Zoolander (2001), Anchorman: The ... See more »

Trademark:

Often appears either naked or shirtless in his movies See more »

Nickname:

Wilf

Star Sign:

Cancer

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