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Will was born under the official name Ferrell, John William on July 16th, 1967. Known to his close friends as Wilf, he has been a credited actor since the 1997 film Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery.
Will Ferrell is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in fourteen films including the 2013 comedy film Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as the character Ron Burgundy, the 2012 comedy movie Casa de mi Padre playing Armando and the 2010 action release Megamind cast as Megamind.
Will has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in seventeen films including: the 2014 adventure film The Lego Movie as the character Lord Business, the 2014 adventure movie The Lego Movie playing President Business and the 2014 adventure release The Lego Movie cast as The Man Upstairs.
Will Ferrell has earned salaries up to $20,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2014 adventure film The Lego Movie, which brought in $258,000,000 at the box office.
In 2006 Will Ferrell produced his first movie, the action film Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. Since then he went on to produce sixteen movies including: Step Brothers (2008) and The Virginity Hit (2010) among others .
Will is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twelve magazines, captured in more than one pictorials, interviewed in over fourteen publications and featured in twenty-six magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least one book.