Will Ferrell is known as an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer who quickly won over audiences with his portrayal as a cast member on Saturday Night Live and in feature films and for starring in numerous box office hits, such as Old School, Talladega Nights, and Blades of Glory. He was nominated Emmy Awards for Saturday Night Live, and Golden Globe Awards for The Producers, especially brought home 2007 ESPY Awards, Best Sports Movie for his performance in Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Born as the oldest son of Righteous Brothers keyboard player Lee Ferrell and teacher Kay Ferrell, Will Ferrell performed comedy skits over the school's intercom system. He then graduated with a bachelor's degree in Sports Information in 1990, took up a job as a hotel valet and served as a teller at Wells Fargo. He successfully auditioned for the comedy group The Groundlings, with which he spent time developing his improvisation skills.
Will Ferrell was married to Swedish actress
Viveca Paulinin August 2000, with whom he has 3 sons Magnus Paulin Ferrell, Mattias Paulin Ferrell and Axel Paulin Ferrell