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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 both moved from Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina to California. A graduate of the University of Southern California, Ferrell became interested in performing while a student at University High School in Irvine, where he ... 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
  Zeroville (filming)
Rondell
 2015 Get Hard (completed)
James King
 2013 The Internship
Matress Salesman (uncredited)
 2010 Megamind
Megamind (voice)
 2007/I The Landlord (Short)
Renter
 2007/I The Procedure (Short)
Bob
 2005 Wedding Crashers
Chazz Reinhold (uncredited)
 2004 Starsky & Hutch
Big Earl (uncredited)
 2003 Elf
Buddy
 2003 Old School
Frank
 2002 Boat Trip
Michael, Brian's Boyfriend (uncredited)
 2001 Zoolander
Mugatu
 1999 Superstar
Sky Corrigan / Jesus
 1997 Men Seeking Women
Al
 1995 Criminal Hearts
Newscaster (uncredited)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: The GAP clothing stores. 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:

(On Stranger Than Fiction (2006)) It was so freeing to not run around and act like a crazy person. It was so nice to be conversational and talk like a normal human being. I felt like my job on "Stranger Than Fiction" was to play really good defense. Don't throw the ball out of bounds. If you're open, take the shot but, otherwise, don't get too fancy. See more »

Trivia:

Was not a class clown in high school but a scholar and an athlete. See more »

Trademark:

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

Nickname:

Wilf

Star Sign:

Cancer

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