Will Ferrell Biography (1968?-)

Full name, John William Ferrell; born July 16, 1968 (some sources say 1967),in Irvine, CA; son of Lee (a musician with The Righteous Brothers) and Kay (ateacher) Ferrell; married Viveca Paulin (a fine-art auctioneer), August 2000. Addresses: Agent: United Talent Agency, 9560 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Publicist: Mosaic Media Group (Gold/Miller Division), 9200 Sunset Blvd., 10th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, screenwriter
Birth Details
July 16, 1968?
Irvine, California, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Saturday Night Live (also known as NBC's Saturday Night, SNL, SNL 25, NBC's Saturday Night, and Saturday Night), NBC, 1995-2002
  • Himself, The Andy Dick Show, MTV, 2001
  • Voice of Bob Oblong, The Oblongs (animated), The WB, 2001
  • Movies
  • Young man, Bucket of Blood (also known as Dark Secrets, The Death Artist, and Roger Corman Presents Bucket of Blood), Showtime, 1995
  • Specials
  • Canned Ham: A Night at the Roxbury, Comedy Central, 1998
  • Host, Saturday Night Live Goes Commercial, Volume II, NBC, 1998
  • Host, The Bad Boys of Saturday Night Live (also known as Saturday Night Live: Bad Boys), NBC, 1998
  • Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman, 1998
  • Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary (also known as Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Primetime Special), NBC, 1999
  • Voice of Mamet the Moocher, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves: An Animated Special from "The Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child" Series, HBO, 1999
  • Himself, VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards, 2000
  • Himself and other characters, Saturday Night Live: Best of the ClintonScandal, NBC, 2000
  • Himself and other characters, Saturday Night Live: Presidential Bash 2000, NBC, 2000
  • Himself, Reelmadness, 2000
  • Host/Alex Trabek, Saturday Night Live: Best of Game Show Parodies,NBC, 2000
  • Canned Ham: The Ladies Man, Comedy Central, 2000
  • Saturday Night Live: Mother's Day Special, NBC, 2001
  • Himself, The 2001 MTV Movie Awards, MTV, 2001
  • Himself, MTV Video Music Awards 2001, MTV, 2001
  • Himself, Concert for New York City, VH1, 2001
  • Saturday Night Live Primetime Extra, NBC, 2001
  • Reel Comedy: Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Comedy Central, 2001
  • James Lipton, Inside the Actors Studio 100th Guest Celebration, MTV, 2001
  • The 15th Annual American Comedy Awards, Comedy Central, 2001
  • Himself, Saturday Night Live: TV Tales, NBC, 2002
  • Himself, NBC 75th Anniversary Special (also known as NBC 75th Anniversary Celebration), NBC, 2002
  • Himself, Panic Room with Will Ferrell, 2002
  • Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2003, Nickelodeon, 2003
  • Episodic
  • White guy, The George Wendt Show, CBS, 1995
  • Roommate from hell #1, "Talk Showdown," Living Single, Fox, 1995
  • Construction worker, "Little Rascals," On Our Own, 1995
  • Dave, "When It Rains, They Pour," Grace under Fire, ABC, 1995
  • Voice of Geryon, Disney's Hercules (animated), ABC and syndicated,1998
  • Voice of Coach Lucas, "Three Coaches and a Bobby," King of the Hill (animated), Fox, 1999
  • (Uncredited) Himself, "Tom Meets Will Ferrell," The Tom Green Show, MTV, 1999
  • The Late Show with David Letterman, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
  • Voice, "Fifteen Minutes of Shame," Family Guy, Fox, 2000
  • Bob Whitely, "Trail of Tears," Strangers with Candy, Comedy Central, 2000
  • The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC, 2001 and 2003
  • Himself, The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, CBS, 2001 and 2003
  • Voice of the Black Knight, "Mr. Saturday Knight," Family Guy (animated), Fox, 2001
  • Dave, "Addicts," Undeclared, Fox, 2001
  • Cameo, Saturday Night Live, NBC, 2003
  • (As Phil Reston) Larry Flood, "All the Rage," The Guardian, 2003
  • TRL, MTV, 2003
  • Also appeared in Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC; The RosieO'Donnell Show, ABC; as voice, Cow and Chicken (animated).
  • Film Appearances
  • (Uncredited) Newscaster, Criminal Hearts, 1995
  • Mustafa, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, New Line Cinema, 1997
  • Al, Men Seeking Women (also known as The Bet), 1997
  • Steve Butabi, A Night at the Roxbury, Paramount, 1998
  • Himself and other characters, Saturday Night Live: Game Show Parodies, 1998
  • Darren Clark, The Thin Pink Line, 1998
  • Himself, Tom Green: Road Kill, 1999
  • The Whistleblower, 1999
  • Sky Corrigan/Jesus, Superstar, Paramount, 1999
  • Gil, The Suburbans, TriStar, 1999
  • Bob Woodward, Dick (also known as Dick, les coulisses de la presidence), Sony Pictures Entertainment, 1999
  • Mustafa, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (also known as Austin Powers 2: The Spy Who Shagged Me), New Line Cinema, 1999
  • Cubby the funeral director, Drowning Mona, Destination Films, 2000
  • Lance DeLune, The Ladies Man (also known as The Ladies' Man), Paramount, 2000
  • Federal Wildlife Marshal Willenholly, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, 2001
  • Jacobin Mugatu/Jacob Moogberg/Little Cletus, Zoolander, 2001
  • (Uncredited) Brian's boyfriend, Boat Trip, 2002
  • Frank "the Tank," Old School, DreamWorks, 2003
  • Buddy, Elf, New Line Cinema, 2003
  • (Uncredited) Big Earl, Starsky & Hutch, Warner Bros., 2003
  • WRITINGS
  • Screenplays
  • A Night at the Roxbury, Paramount, 1998

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Newsweek, February 19, 2001, p. 56; February 24, 2003, p. 13
    • People Weekly, January 8, 2001, p. 106
    • U.S. News & World Report, January 22, 2001, p. 6

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