John William "Will" Ferrell (/ˈfɛrəl/; born July 16, 1967) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer. He first established himself in the mid-1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, and has subsequently starred in comedy films such as Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Talladega Nights, Blades of Glory, and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. He 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. Ferrell received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 26, 2015.
|Full name at birth||
John William Ferrell
|Claim to fame||
Saturday Night Live
|Date of birth||
16 July 1967
|Place of birth||
Irvine, California, United States
Comedian, Impressionist, Actor, And Filmmaker.
6' 3" (190 cm)
University High School, Irvine, California, United States (1986)
B.A., Sports Information, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States (1990)
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