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Will Ferrell To Star In Sherlock Holmes Comedy

Will Ferrell is to team up with John C. Reilly again for a new Sherlock Holmes-inspired comedy.The pair worked together before on 'Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby' and 'Step Brothers' and are reuniting...

Will Ferrell: 'I Regret Saying No To Leading Role In The Wedding Crashers'

The funnyman reveals Vaughn offered him the role Owen Wilson played in the 2005 movie, and he passed. "I read the script and I kinda was like, 'Great concept...' but I kinda...

Seth Rogen's Wife Pens Essay On Controversial Reagan Comedy

Last month (Apr16), the Anchorman star pulled out of a film titled Reagan, in which he was poised to portray the ailing politician. The quirky film followed an intern who is given the...

Will Ferrell Will Not Be Playing Ronald Reagan In Controversial Comedy

Earlier this week it was reported that Will Ferrell would be portraying former US president Ronald Reagan on the big screen in a ‘comedy’ which would focus on politician's struggle with Alzheimer’s, during his final...

Will Ferrell Drops Out Of Controversial Reagan Comedy

News of the Anchorman star's new project surfaced on Wednesday (27Apr16), when it was revealed he would portray the 40th president in a film called Reagan. The comedy was set to follow an...

Ronald Reagan's Children Slam Will Ferrell's Intention To Portray President With Dementia

One would think that, in this day and age, we'd have learned that there are some things not worth making a joke about. The children of former US President Ronald Reagan have lashed out at...

Ronald Reagan's Daughter Criticises Will Ferrell In Alzheimer's Comedy

News of the Anchorman star's new project surfaced on Wednesday (27Apr16), when it was revealed he would portray the 40th president in a film called Reagan, in which an intern is given the...

Will Ferrell & Chad Smith Recruit Remaining Chili Peppers And Devo For Charity Bash

The stars have often poked fun at their likeness and last month (Mar16), they announced they were embracing the fact they look like brothers by throwing a party to benefit their favourite charities....

Will Ferrell To Take On President Ronald Reagan In New Comedy

The funnyman, who famously impersonated President George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live, has been cast to play the actor-turned-politician in a film titled Reagan. The movie, penned by screenwriter Mike Rosolio,...

From Jim Caviezel And Christian Bale To Will Ferrell: 7 Actors Who Have Played Jesus

The story of Jesus has been told many different times on the big screen, with a wide variety of interpretations. But what’s more diverse is the list of actors who have found themselves playing the...

Will Ferrell And Doppelganger Chad Smith Team Up For Charity Benefit

The Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer has been mistaken for the Anchorman star for years and even started wearing T-shirts that read "I'm not Will Ferrell" because he was constantly being stopped and...

Kanye West Worships Will Ferrell

The rapper usually brags about himself on social media, but on Saturday (27Feb16), he took to Twitter to lavish the funnyman with compliments after settling in to watch the fashion satire again."Will Ferrell has reached...

Kanye West Proclaims Will Ferrell Is A 'God', As Kim Kardashian Defends Twitter Rants

In his latest round of inspired tweeting, Kanye West has announced that actor Will Ferrell has reached ‘walking living breathing god status’. The rapper’s praise for Ferrell came after he watched comedy sequel Zoolander 2...

Ben Stiller And Owen Wilson Strike A Pose At 'Zoolander No 2' Premiere

Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson brought fun, fashion and laughs to London last night, for the premiere of Zoolander No.2 in the capital’s Leicester Square. They were joined by co-stars Christine Taylor, Penelope Cruz and...

Will Ferrell Named Part Owner Of Los Angeles Soccer Club

The Kicking & Screaming star made the announcement during a press conference on Thursday (07Jan16), assuring the audience his new venture "is not a joke." Ferrell, who is listed as one of...

Daddy's Home Rekindles The Rivalry Between Wahlberg And Ferrell

"We weren't necessarily actively looking to work together again," admits Ferrell. "However, it goes without saying that at the end of that movie, after it was released and the reaction to it, we both were...

Will Ferrell Turned Down A Date With Harrison Ford And Regrets It

Even movie stars make mistakes and Hollywood favourite Will Ferrell has admitted to one of his biggest regrets: not accepting Harrison Ford’s offer of dinner. During a recent appearance on The Graham Norton Show, the...

Will Ferrell & Mark Wahlberg Credit Wives And Counselling For Marriage Success

Both stars come from broken homes and had different approaches to dealing with divorce as kids - Ferrell stepped up to make sure his younger brother felt as secure as possible, while Wahlberg...

Steve Carell To Unveil 2016'S First Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

The Foxcatcher star will be honoured with the 2,570th star on 6 January (16). Pal Will Ferrell will be among the guest speakers celebrating Carell at the ceremony, which will take place...

Will Ferrell Scared Onlookers With Movie Strip

In the 2003 film, Will's character Frank gets drunk at a party and wanders into the middle of the road wearing only socks and sneakers, and the Anchorman star recalls how he managed...

Mark Wahlberg Talks Teaming With Will Ferrell Again For 'Daddy's Home'

In comedy Daddy’s Home Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell are reunited, five years after they first paired up for action-comedy The Other Guys. In the film Wahlberg plays Dusty, a father competing for the affections...

Will Ferrell Talks About Step-parents, Mark Wahlberg And Basketball In 'Daddy's Home' Interview

Comedy legend Will Ferrell spoke exclusively to Contactmusic about his new movie Daddy’s Home, in which he stars alongside Mark Wahlberg. Out on December 25th in the US and the following day in the UK,...

Will Ferrell Dressing As Swedish Santa For Christmas

The Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy star hosts an annual holiday party and hands out gifts to all the children who attend as the Scandinavian Santa Claus. "There will be, like,...

Johnny Depp Tops List Of Hollywood's Most Overpaid Actors For 2015

Johnny Depp has received the unfortunate honour of topping Forbes' annual list of Hollywood’s most overpaid actors. Last year Depp was ranked number two on the list, but thanks to recent films Mortdecai and Transcendence...

Will Ferrell Defends Benedict Cumberbatch Over Zoolander 2

A trailer for the comedy sequel showed Benedict playing an androgynous model, and the portrayal angered transgender activists, who called it a "cartoonish mockery of androgyne/trans/non-binary individuals". A petition was launched criticising...

Watch Will Ferrell Make His Return To 'Saturday Night Live' As George W. Bush

Will Ferrell made his return to ‘Saturday Night Live’ yesterday evening (December 12th) as former US president George W. Bush. Bush made an appearance to give his thoughts on the current crop of Republican presidential...

'Daddy's Home' Star Will Ferrell Wants More Recognition For Comedy Films

Actor Will Ferrell has said he believes comedy films deserve more recognition from award shows. Speaking at the UK premiere of his new film Daddy’s Home, Ferrell praised The Golden Globes for leading the way,...

'Zoolander 2' Breaks Record For Most Watched Comedy Trailer

Zoolander 2 is still months away from hitting cinemas, but it’s already broken a record thanks to its trailer. The comedy, starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson, is released on February 2nd, but fans have...

Tracy Morgan: Eddie Murphy Is A 'Comedic Hero'

Tracy Morgan says Eddie Murphy is his ''comedic hero.''The 46-year-old comedian, who suffered a traumatic brain injury and broken leg after he was involved in a fatal car accident last year, believes he wouldn't have...

Sam Smith Receives Gq’S Solo Artist Of The Year Award, Hours After Announcing ‘Spectre’ Theme Song

Sam Smith had a pretty good day on Tuesday (8th September). The 23-year-old ‘Stay With Me’ singer won the GQ Solo Artist of the Year award and also announced he’s singing the theme song for...

Being one of the most successful comedians of his generation, and one of the most successful actors of all time, it is no wonder that Will Ferrell makes it into the news an awful amount. While he is most often featured for his successful acting or comedy career, he has also made the headlines on a number of occasions for his own personal life.

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