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(American actor)

Will Ferrell is an American actor, comedian, producer, writer, and businessman. Will is married to his wife and has three kids.

Relationship Facts of Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell is married to Viveca Paulin {Compare Couple}.
Will Ferrell married on August 12, 2000.
💑 Anniversary in 197 days 💑
He is father of Three (Magnus Paulin Ferrell, Mattias Paulin Ferrell, Axel Paulin Ferrell).
Will Ferrell is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Will Ferrell?

Will Ferrell is happily married to Viveca Paulin since 12th Aug 2000. Will Ferrell’s wife, Viveca is a Swedish actress, and auctioneer.

They, are proud parents of three sons, Magnus Paulin Ferrell, Matt Ferrell, and Axel Paulin Ferrell.

The couple met in the year 1995 at an acting class. Then their first date was on the beach.

His wife is very supportive of him and his work. Both love dogs and the couple are the proud owners of three dogs as well.

Who is Will Ferrell?

Will Ferrell is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer who is best known for acting in his old hits  Old School, Talladega Nights, and Blades of Glory.

He first started his movie journey in the mid-’90s with the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live.

Will Ferrell: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family

Will Ferrell was born on July 16, 1967, in Irvine, California, USA. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is mixed(English, Irish, distant German, and Welsh).

He was born as the oldest son of Righteous Brothers keyboard player Lee Ferrell and teacher Kay Ferrell, as a student, he was a bit of the class clown.

As the nature of Ferrell was studious and started gaining fame from his football skill by setting the record for most field goals made.

From early childhood, he had the outrageous funny outbursts that would later help define his career.

Education, School/College University

Will graduated in 1986. Ferrell stayed close to home, choosing to attend the University of Southern California at Los Angeles to pursue a degree in sports journalism after that he had his first taste of the NBC television world, not at Saturday Night Live (SNL), but as an intern for the network’s sports department.

Will Ferrell: Professional Life, Career

After graduation in 1986, he worked on NBC television as an intern with later got his career attention by his humorous jokes and his ability to ad-lib which landed him the laugh of the crowd.

After his acknowledgment, he went back to his parents and began his pursuit of a career in comedy, taking acting classes and landing parts in regional theater.

He later started gaining popularity with The Groundlings, a popular Los Angeles improvisational and sketch comedy troupe.

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Caption: Will Ferrell and Viveca (Source: Amomama)


Ferrell starred in the movie A Night at the Roxbury in the year 1998. The same he also appeared in another movie The Thin Pink Line.

Besides these movies, he appeared in various movies including Superstar (1999), Dick (1999), Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999), The Suburbans (1999), The Ladies Man (2000), Drowning Mona (2000), Zoolander (2001), Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001), Boat Trip (2002), Old School (2003), Elf (2003), Melinda and Melinda (2004),  Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004), Starsky & Hutch (2004).

Besides these movies, he has also appeared in the movies like Oh, What a Lovely TeaParty (2004), Wedding Crashers (2005), The Producers (2005), Winter Passing (2005), Bewitched (2005), Kicking & Screaming (2005), The Wendell Baker Story (2005), Stranger Than Fiction (2006).

Rewards, Achievements

Will Ferrell won the ESPY Awards in the year 2007 and 2008 for the movies Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby and Semi-Pro respectively.

Besides these, he also won James Joyce Award in the year 2008. Similarly, he has been awarded the Kids Choice Awards in the years 2011 and 2016.

Previously, he won MTV Movie Awards in the year 2007 for the movie Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.

Besides these, he has won several awards and nominations throughout his career. Recently, he won the British GQ Men of the Year in the year 2015.

Will Ferrell: Net Worth, Income, Salary

As of 2023, Will’s net worth is $160 million.

He has a net worth of $80 million(2017) but his salary is not revealed yet.

In late 2007, it was reported that Ferrell’s movies averaged $8 of gross income but after his hits like The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), Blades of Glory (2007), and Step Brothers (2008).

Will Ferrell: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

About the 49-year-old actor, there was false news about him being graduated from the University of California and reported his death around the age of 38 posted on the newswire Web site.

Height, Weight, Body Size

Will Ferrell has a height of 6 feet 3 inches. His body weighs 90kg.

Besides these, he has salt and pepper hair and Blue-Green eyes. Furthermore, his shoe size is 9(US).

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Will is currently active on Twitter but he does not use Facebook and Instagram accounts. He has more than  413.8k followers on Twitter.


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