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He first established himself in the mid-1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, where he performed from 1995 to 2002, and has subsequently starred in comedy films such as Elf (2003), Kicking & Screaming (2005), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
He first established himself in the mid-1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, where he performed from 1995 to 2002, and has subsequently starred in comedy films such as Elf (2003), Kicking & Screaming (2005), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), ... (read complete bio)
 

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James Lipton arriving for the Opening Night Performance of Will Ferrell starring in "You're Welcome America. A Final Night With George W. Bush" at the Cort Theatre in New York City. February 5, 2009

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Phyllis Newman Arriving for the Opening Night Performance of Will Ferrell starring in "You're Welcome America. A Final Night With George W. Bush" at the Cort Theatre in New York City. February 5, 2009

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73rd ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS -- Pictured: (l-r) Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell, Prese Photo

73rd ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS -- Pictured: (l-r) Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell, Presenters at the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 10, 2016 -- (Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBC)

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Will Ferrell

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Will Ferrell Biography

He first established himself in the mid-1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, where he performed from 1995 to 2002, and has subsequently starred in comedy films such as Elf (2003), Kicking & Screaming (2005), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), Semi-Pro (2008), and Land of the Lost (2009). He founded the comedy website Funny or Die in 2007 with his writing partner Adam McKay. Other notable film roles include The Other Guys (2010), The Campaign (2012), Get Hard (2015), Holmes & Watson (2018), and the animated films Curious George (2006) and Megamind (2010).

Ferrell is considered a member of the "Frat Pack", a generation of leading Hollywood comic actors who emerged in the late 1990s and the 2000s, including Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Steve Carell, Vince Vaughn, and brothers Owen and Luke Wilson. He received an Emmy Award nomination for his work on Saturday Night Live, and three Golden Globe Award nominations for acting in The Producers (2005) and Stranger than Fiction (2006) and for producing Vice (2018). He was also named the best comedian of 2015 in the British GQ Men of the Year awards. Ferrell received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 24, 2015.




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Photo: First Look at Ryan Gosling as 'Ken' in BARBIE Photo Photo: First Look at Ryan Gosling as 'Ken' in BARBIE
by Michael Major - Jun 15, 2022

A new image of Ryan Gosling in the highly-anticipated live action Barbie film has been released.  Last month, a first look at Margot Robbie as the title character was also revealed. Barbie is now being filmed in London. The film also stars America Ferreria, Simu Liu, Kate McKinnon, Haru Nef, Michael Cera, Will Ferrell, and more.

bergenPAC Presents Comedian Jim Breuer Live and the 20th Anniversary Tour of ONE NIGH Photo bergenPAC Presents Comedian Jim Breuer Live and the 20th Anniversary Tour of ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Jim Breuer, brings his clean form of comedy for audiences of all ages to bergenPAC on Friday, December 16 at 8:00 p.m. Coming in the spring, Gary Mullen and The Works will deliver their popular two-hour tribute show, ‚ÄúOne Night of Queen,‚ÄĚ on Saturday, April 22 at 8:00 p.m., celebrating the stage theatrics and showmanship of one of the greatest Rock & Roll bands of all time, Queen.¬†

Ben Platt, Noah Galvin & Molly Gordon to Star in THEATER CAMP Film Photo Ben Platt, Noah Galvin & Molly Gordon to Star in THEATER CAMP Film
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

Ben Platt, Noah Galvin, and Molly Gordon are set to star in Theater Camp, a new film based on their 2020 short film. Find out the complete cast and more info on the film.

VIDEO: MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

The series stars Taylor Hickson, Jessica Sutton, Ashley Nicole Williams, Amalia Holm, Demetria McKinney and Lyne Renée. In addition, fan-favorites Sheryl Lee Ralph (as President Wade), Victor Webster (as Blanton Silver), Tony Giroux (as Adil) and Catherine Lough Haggquist (as Petra Bellweather) will be back as recurring cast members.

Jim Breuer Brings FREEDOM OF LAUGHTER Tour to Colorado, August 17 - 21 Photo Jim Breuer Brings FREEDOM OF LAUGHTER Tour to Colorado, August 17 - 21
by A.A. Cristi - May 23, 2022

Jim Breuer is heading to the Rocky Mountain Region this summer with his Freedom of Laughter Tour. The tour kicks off at the Loonees Comedy Corner in Colorado Springs from Wednesday, August 17 - Thursday, August 18.

Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland Photo Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

On Monday, May 9, Tony Award-winner Debbie Gravitte stormed the Birdland stage with another episode of her series ‚ÄúPlus 1,‚ÄĚ with very special guest, songwriter Marc Shaiman.¬†

NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour Rescheduled for July at The Den Theatre Photo NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour Rescheduled for July at The Den Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

The Den Theatre¬†has announced¬†Neal Brennan: Unacceptable¬†performances, originally scheduled for May 12 ‚Äď 14, 2022,¬†are rescheduled for July 7 ‚Äď 9, 2022¬†on¬†The Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago‚Äôs Wicker Park neighborhood.

Freeform Announces Summer Original Series Premiere Dates Photo Freeform Announces Summer Original Series Premiere Dates
by Michael Major - May 4, 2022

The upcoming third and final season of 'Motherland: Fort Salem,' which will premiere on June 21 at 10:00 p.m. EDT/PDT. In addition, 'Good Trouble' will be back for the second half of season 4 on July 7 at 10:00 p.m. EDT/PDT, and Emmy¬ģ-nominated 'grown-ish' will return for season 5 on July 20 at 10:00 p.m. EDT/PDT.

NO GOOD DEED From Creator Liz Feldman Gets Netflix Series Order Photo NO GOOD DEED From Creator Liz Feldman Gets Netflix Series Order
by Michael Major - May 3, 2022

No Good Deed is a half hour, dark comedy that follows three different families vying to buy the same 1920s Spanish style villa that they think will solve their problems. But as the sellers have discovered, sometimes the home of your dreams can be a nightmare. Liz Feldman created the comedy series and will also serve as an executive producer.

Fourth Show Added for NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour at The Den Theatre Photo Fourth Show Added for NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour at The Den Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

Due to popular demand, the Neal Brennan: Unacceptable tour has added a fourth stand-up performance on Saturday, May 14 at 9:30 pm on The Den Theatre’s Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood.

Will Ferrell Videos

VIDEO: Demi Lovato Debuts Tiny Desk Concert VideoVIDEO: Demi Lovato Debuts Tiny Desk Concert
by Stage Tube - Apr 14, 2021

Global superstar Demi Lovato is a multi-platinum, GRAMMY-nominated singer, actress, producer, and best-selling author with one of the biggest social media followings of 108+ million.

VIDEO: Watch Dan Stevens Perform 'Lion of Love' in the Netflix Film EUROVISION SONG C VideoVIDEO: Watch Dan Stevens Perform 'Lion of Love' in the Netflix Film EUROVISION SONG CONTEST: THE STORY OF FIRE SAGA
by Stage Tube - Jun 27, 2020

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, starring Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams, was officially released on Netflix on June 26!

BWW Exclusive: Hear Jack McBrayer Sing in the Special Father's Day Episode of T.O.T.S VideoBWW Exclusive: Hear Jack McBrayer Sing in the Special Father's Day Episode of T.O.T.S. on Disney Junior
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 18, 2020

Jack McBrayer is guest-starring as Hank the hedgehog in a special Father's Day episode of  Disney Junior's 'T.O.T.S.,' premiering this Friday, June 19 at 9:00 a.m.

VIDEO: Jake Gyllenhaal, Will Ferrell, and Kristen Wiig Guest Star on Jimmy Fallon's Q VideoVIDEO: Jake Gyllenhaal, Will Ferrell, and Kristen Wiig Guest Star on Jimmy Fallon's Quarantine Soap Opera THE LONGEST DAYS OF OUR LIVES
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2020

On Friday night, May 1, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: At Home Edition aired Chapter 3 of Jimmy's quarantine soap opera filmed over Zoom, THE LONGEST DAYS OF OUR LIVES.

VIDEO: Will Ferrell Performs Handwashing Songs on THE LATE LATE SHOW VideoVIDEO: Will Ferrell Performs Handwashing Songs on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2020

Will Ferrell performed a very passionate hand-washing medley on The Late Late Show's Homefest.

VIDEO: Christina Aguilera Performs 'Loyal Brave True' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! VideoVIDEO: Christina Aguilera Performs 'Loyal Brave True' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2020

Christina Aguilera performs the song Loyal Brave True on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

VIDEO: Jake Johnson Talks Coronavirus, Bed Bugs & Getting Robbed on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Jake Johnson Talks Coronavirus, Bed Bugs & Getting Robbed on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2020

Jake talks about not being scared of the Coronavirus, mistaking a food allergy for bed bugs while on a press tour in NY, getting robbed in Hollywood, being arrested for something he didn't do, and his show 'Stumptown' on ABC.

VIDEO: Emily Blunt Says She Was Almost a Pop Star on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Emily Blunt Says She Was Almost a Pop Star on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2020

Emily talks about making A Quiet Place Part II, why it wasn't scary shooting the monster scenes, her husband John Krasinski getting into finger weaving, and she reveals that she almost became a pop star.

VIDEO: Thundercat Perform 'Black Qualls' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Thundercat Perform 'Black Qualls' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Mar 10, 2020

Thundercat performs the song Black Qualls on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

VIDEO: Aidy Bryant Talks SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Aidy Bryant Talks SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Mar 10, 2020

Aidy talks about flying on a plane amidst the Coronavirus outbreak, working on Saturday Night Live, creating sex scenes for herself on her show ‚ÄúShrill,‚ÄĚ her grandma being her #1 fan, shooting the show in Portland, an awkward dinner encounter, and being in charge of television announcements at her Catholic high school.