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Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell
Funnyman Will Ferrell began his career in comedy with the Los Angeles comedy group The Groundlings, which led to his SNL discovery.

In 2003, Ferrell gained movie stardom with the release of his hit holiday comedy, "Elf." He also starred in a slew of other popular comedies, including "Old School," "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" and "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby."

Ferrell changed pace when he starred opposite Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson in the 2006 drama "Stranger Than Fiction," which earned him a Golden Globe nomination. In the film, Ferrell plays Harold Crick, an IRS worker who continuously hears a narration of the story of his life -- and he do...
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Funnyman Will Ferrell began his career in comedy with the Los Angeles comedy group The Groundlings, which led to his SNL discovery.

In 2003, Ferrell gained movie stardom with the release of his hit holiday comedy, "Elf." He also starred in a slew of other popular comedies, including "Old School," "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" and "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby."

Ferrell changed pace when he starred opposite Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson in the 2006 drama "Stranger Than Fiction," which earned him a Golden Globe nomination. In the film, Ferrell plays Harold Crick, an IRS worker who continuously hears a narration of the story of his life -- and he doesn't like the ending.

Ferrell returns to film this summer in the adventure comedy "Land of the Lost," a big-screen remake of the 1970s TV series.
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  • LACMA reframes its future with growing Hollywood ties

    LACMA reframes its future with growing Hollywood ties
    The guest list for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's 50th anniversary gala Saturday night might easily be mistaken for that of a Hollywood awards show. Studio executives Robert Iger of Walt Disney Co., Michael Lynton of Sony Entertainment and...
  • Letterman packing his show with stars as end nears

    David Letterman is packing his final 28 shows as a late-night host with a who's who of Hollywood names and favorites leading up to his May 20 swan song. CBS announced Monday that his guests will include Bill Murray, George Clooney, Steve Martin, Jerry...
  • Odd couple leads buoy 'Get Hard'

    In "Get Hard," Will Ferrell's character doesn't just cry. No, the Bel Air multimillionaire blubbers. After all, hedge fund manager James is facing 10 years in San Quentin for securities fraud and embezzlement even though he insists he's innocent. The...
  • 'Home' tops 'Get Hard' at box office with $52.1M debut

    The animated alien adventure "Home" landed in first place at the weekend box office. DreamWorks' latest animated offering featuring the voices of Rihanna, Jim Parsons, Jennifer Lopez and Steve Martin nabbed $52.1 million in its debut weekend. The Warner...
  • DreamWorks' 'Home' bests 'Get Hard' at box office with $54M

    Business was brisk at the weekend box-office, where the DreamWorks animated alien adventure "Home" beat out the Will Ferrell-Kevin Hart comedy "Get Hard" with a resounding debut of $54 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. While the two films...
  • 'Get Hard': Kevin Hart prison comedy has a hard time with critics

    The new comedy "Get Hard" stars Will Ferrell as a clueless hedge-fund manager who narrow-mindedly enlists one of the only black guys he knows, a car washer played by Kevin Hart, to toughen him up for an impending prison term. Here's hoping that Ferrell,...
  • Lifetime deciding what to do with Will Ferrell movie

    The fate of a Lifetime TV movie featuring Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig remained unclear on Friday after the project's planned secrecy was spoiled. The former "Saturday Night Live" stars made the ominously titled "A Deadly Adoption," playing a couple who...
  • Fate of Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig's Lifetime movie up in the air

    Fate of Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig's Lifetime movie up in the air
    It is the most meta of meta comedic ideas: a Lifetime movie that spoofs Lifetime movies. But now the project's fate appears to be in crisis. On Wednesday, the Hollywood Reporter announced that comedians Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig had teamed up for ...
  • Lifetime deciding what to do with Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig movie

    Lifetime deciding what to do with Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig movie
    The fate of a Lifetime TV movie featuring Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig remained unclear on Friday after the project's planned secrecy was spoiled. The former "Saturday Night Live" stars made the ominously titled "A Deadly Adoption," playing a couple...
  • Ferrell, Wiig say they're nixing Lifetime movie

    Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig say they are abandoning plans for a Lifetime TV movie after the secret project became public. Lifetime had confirmed news reports Thursday that the former "Saturday Night Live" stars play a couple who befriend a pregnant...
  • The power of comedy is subplot in agency war

    The power of comedy is subplot in agency war
    The defection of top agents from Creative Artists Agency to the smaller United Talent Agency this week has underscored the growing importance of comedy — and versatile comedic actors — to the entertainment business. CAA filed a lawsuit...