Name: Will Ferrell
Birth Name: 
John William Ferrell
Birth Date: 
July 16,1967
Birth Place: 
Irvine, California, U.S.A.
Relationship Status: 
Married to Viveca Paulin
Celebrity Ranking # 496

Paramount Unveils New Poster for "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues"

Posted Tuesday June 18, 2013 8:18 PM GMT

Whetting fans' appetites for more of Sand Diego's top news anchor, Paramount Pictures released a new poster for "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" on Tuesday (June 18).

With the release was the quote, "Here's a poster as an appetizer to trailer coming tomorrow. Yes I'm in a kimono smoking a cigar while writing this."


"Anchorman" Gets Its Own Exhibit at the Newseum

Posted Tuesday June 4, 2013 11:45 PM GMT

As the highly anticipated sequel continues production, "Anchorman" will get its own exhibit at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. this fall.

Back in 2004, the comedy starring Will Ferrell poked fun at the 1970s local television news, featuring a legendary anchorman whose world is uprooted when a female reporter is introduced to the team.


Will Ferrell and Christina Applegate Wear the '70s Well on Set

Posted Saturday May 18, 2013 6:00 PM GMT

Looking hip in their best '70s garb, Will Ferrell and Christina Applegate shot scenes for “Anchorman: The Legend Continues” in New York City on Saturday.

Walking arm-in-arm in their fur-trimmed jackets, the duo kept in character as they hit their marks for the highly-anticipated sequel to the 2004 hit.


A Teaser Trailer for "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" Has Arrived! Watch Here!

Posted Saturday May 18, 2013 5:00 PM GMT

With the release of “Anchorman: The Legend Continues” still months away, the comedy franchise is whetting fans' appetites with a teaser trailer.

The hilarious clip does not contain any spoilers, but instead features the flick's main characters talking about the new movie.


"Anchorman: The Legend Continues" Moves Along in Atlanta

Posted Friday May 10, 2013 8:04 AM GMT

Working hard to make the sequel another success, the cast of "Anchorman: The Legend Continues" was on set in Atlanta, Georgia this week (May 7).

In the long-awaited second film, San Diego's top rated newsman and his trusty team continue their adventures, nearly 9 years after the first movie.


Will Ferrell: Shark-Wrestling Stud!

Posted Monday May 6, 2013 2:58 PM GMT

He’ll do anything it takes to make a movie the best it can be, and Will Ferrell found himself swimming in dangerous waters while filming “Anchorman 2” on Thursday (May 2).

The “Old School” star donned his usual Ron Burgundy suit, mustache and bouffant hair and hopped into the water off the coast of St. Simons Island to film a shark attack scene.


Aubrey Plaza Crashes Will Ferrell’s MTV Movie Awards Speech

Posted Monday April 15, 2013 10:30 AM GMT

She never backs down from a challenge, and last night (April 14) Aubrey Plaza charged the stage while Will Ferrell was giving his acceptance speech at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards.


Will Ferrell Earns First-Ever Comedic Genius Award at 2013 MTV Movie Awards

Posted Sunday April 14, 2013 10:45 PM GMT

On hand to collect an extra special award, Will Ferrell arrived at Sony Pictures Studios for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards this evening (April 14).

Though he's nominated for Best On-Screen Duo with Zach Galifianakis for "The Campaign," the 45-year-old funnyman is the inaugural Comedic Genius Award, which was presented by pal and "Game of Thrones" star Peter Dinklage.