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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 7 wins & 51 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Zoolander 2 (filming)
Mugatu
 2015 Zeroville (post-production)
Rondell
 2015 Get Hard
James
 2013 The Internship
Matress Salesman (uncredited)
 2010 Megamind
Megamind (voice)
 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:

Video: "The Landlord Out Takes". Also featured in the video are Adam McKay, his wife Shira Piven, and their daughter Pearl (a toddler). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 14 Interviews | 25 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 12 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 being a comic]: I attribute it to growing up in safe, boring suburbia in California. I wasn't beaten up by anyone, there was a really low crime rate. There was really nothing to do except think of funny things. See more »

Trivia:

Was chosen over future co-star Steve Carell in 1995 to join Saturday Night Live (1975). See more »

Trademark:

Towering height and slender frame See more »

Nickname:

Wilf

Star Sign:

Cancer

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