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Facts of Will Ferrell

Full NameWill Ferrell
First NameWill
Last NameFerrell
Birth NameJohn William Ferrell
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Businessman
Birth CityIrvine
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameRoy Lee Ferrell Jr.
Mother NameBetty Kay
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseViveca Paulin
No Of Children3
AwardsPrimetime Emmy Awards,American Comedy Awards
EducationRancho San Joaquin Middle School
Height191 cm
Weight84 kg
Date of BirthJuly 16,1967
Age52 years
Married Date2000
Amount$160 Million

Primetime Emmy Awards winner, Will Ferrell is an American actor and a comedian, who started his career as a small-time comedian in the NBC's Saturday Night Live. He is known popularly as Ron Burgundy for his roles in the film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.

The American Comedy Awards, USA winning actor, has also acted in movies like Step Brothers, The Campaign, The Other Guys, and Holmes & Watson, to name a few.

Will Ferrell's Net Worth: $160 Million

As of 2020, the American comedian and actor Will Ferrell has an estimated net worth of $160 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth

In a duration of a year, his wealth has increased by $60 million, which is a massive increment. Back in 2019, he was just worth $100 million.

Majority of his wealth, he has gathered from his hard works in films and comedy shows. His earnings for the year 2005 was calculated to be $40 million

Salary From SNL & Movies

Back in 2001, when Will was just a comedian working for SNL, his salary from the show for every season was $350,000. 

His salary from the 2004 movie Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, featuring Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, and Seth Rogen, was $7 million.

American actor, Will Ferrell as Ron Burgundy
Caption: Will Ferrell as Ron Burgundy in the movies Anchorman

Image Source: The Wrap

From his role in the films Bewitched, opposite to Nicole Kidman, and Kicking & Screaming was $20 million each.

Further in years to come he received the same $20 million as salary for his works in films like Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, starring Sacha Baron Cohen, Semi-Pro, and Land of the Lost.

What Are Will Ferrell's Highest Grossing Movies? Box Office Hits

The Kids' Choice Awards, USA winning actor has been on the cast of many box office hit films like Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Step Brothers, featuring Adam Scott, and The Other Guys, starring Mark Wahlberg, Eva Mendes, Dwayne Johnson, Samuel L. Jackson, which grossed $312 million, $128.1 million and $170.4 million respectively. 

His other highest earnings films are Megamind, starring Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill, Zoolander 2, featuring Ben Stiller, Penélope Cruz, and Ariana Grande, and Anchor Man 2: The Legend Continues, that earned $321.9 million, $56.7 million, and $173.6 million, individually.

Will Ferrell's Houses and Cars

Will Ferrell and his family currently reside in Woodstock Road, Los Angeles, California in a 4,769 square feet house. 

The actor brought the house from Ellen DeGeneres in 2006 for $9.9 million. Further, he also an apartment in Manhattan, New York, but the price of the asset is currently unknown.


He rides a BMW Hydrogen 7 car which cost him $59,990. Will's garage also houses a Mercedes E 320 which has a starting price of $55045 and a Nissan Leaf whose base price is $29,990. All of Ferrell's cars are eco-friendly, that use renewable sources of energy.

Ferrell's Biography

He was born as John William Ferrell on 16th July 1967 in Irvine, California, in the United States. He is the son of Roy Lee Ferrell Jr. and Betty Kay. Will has a brother named Patrick Ferrell. He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is white.

As a child, he attended Culverdale Elementary and later enrolled at Rancho San Joaquin Middle School. He has also studied at the University High School and the University of Southern California.

Will Ferrell with Viveca Paulin and sons
Caption: Will Ferrell with wife Viveca Paulin and his three sons at the premiere of Daddy's Home 2

Image Source: UPI

52-years-old Ferrell is a married man and is in a relationship with Swedish actress, Viveca Paulin

The couple met in 1995 and got married on 12th August 2000. Together they have three sons named Magnus Paulin Ferrell, Mattias Paulin Ferrell, and Axel Paulin Ferrel.

Updated On Fri Apr 03 2020 Published On Mon Nov 04 2019 By BluePrince