Will Ferrell is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer. Before joining The Groundlings, his attempts at standup comedy had little success.He got a job at an auction house, the job was ideal as it was flexible enough for him to audition and go to rehearsals while also being employed. He received small roles, including TV series Grace Under Fire and Living Single, low-budget films such as A Bucket of Blood, as well as commercials. In 1994, he won a spot with the top professional group of The Groundlings. During his time on Saturday Night Live, he appeared in many movies: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, A Night at the Roxbury, Superstar, The Ladies Man, Dick, Drowning Mona, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and Zoolander.
Born on: 16 July, 1967
Born in: Irvine, California, USA
Nickname(s): John William Ferrell