Will Ferrell Biography

Updated On Dec 20, 2018 Published On Oct 20, 2015
Facts of Will Ferrell
Date of Birth: 1967 , July-16
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Birth Name Caryn Elaine Johnson
Father Robert James Johnson
Mother Emma Harris
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Manhattan, New York City
Ethnicity Black Ethnicity
Profession Actress
Net Worth 45 million US dollars
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Affair with Emily Browing
Siblings Benedict Samuel, Bridget Samuel
Books it: Über Style, It
Name Whoopi Goldberg
Nick Name Daya, Z, Zen, Boo, Rocky
Religion Christianity
Working For Movies and TV shows
Waist size 24 in
Chest Size 42in
Bicep Size 13 in
Shoe Size 9.5
Weight in KG 58 kg
Girlfriend Emily Browing
Married Yes
Education HB Studio
Awards N/A
Movies Fury
TV Show The Whoopi Goldberg Show
Body Measurements 34-24-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size 34 B
Hip Size 32 in
Married to Lyle Trachtenberg (m. 1994), David Claessen (m. 1986), Alvin Martin (m. 1973)
Children Alex Martin
Famous for Comedienne, actress, political activist, writer and television host
Divorce Lyle Trachtenberg (m. 1995), David Claessen (m. 1988), Alvin Martin (m. 1979)
Sisters Kaylee Stoermer Coleman ,AnnaBella Stoermer Coleman ,Katianna Stoermer Coleman
Music Group Lolawolf
Salary N/A
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
Neck Size 8.9
Boyfriend Keith Britton
Tattoo(s) N/A
Special Title Maestro
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Will Ferrell who has been honored with the Hollywood Walk of Fame is a famous American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He is famous for being the cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live.

Will Ferrell was born as John William Ferrell on July 16, 1967, and is currently 51 years old. He was born in Irvine, California, the United States of America to Betty Kay and Roy Lee Ferrell, Jr. Both of his parents were middle-class workers, and their origin was Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. Will is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity; English, German, and Irish descent.

Will Ferrell began his career as a hotel valet. But he was not satisfied with that job and then auditioned for standup comedy. He joined The Groundlings, but could not grab huge attention as he wanted.

A few years later, he became associated with Saturday Night Live. Will started his professional acting career back in 1991 and has acted in numerous movies and television shows. He appeared in the movies like The Ladies Man, Zoolander, Superstar, A Night at the Roxbury, Casa de Mi Padre, and many others.

While talking about Will Ferrell' personal life, he is a married man. He is married to Swedish actress Viveca Paulin

To begin; Will first saw the love of his life Viveca Paulin in 1995. At that time both of them were attending acting classes. Within the course of time, they fell in love with each other, and they were bonded in the romantic relationship. 

After dating for a couple of years, Will Ferrell married wife Viveca on 12th August 2000. They are also the parents of three children. At the moment, the couple has been married for around eighteen years and is still living a blissful married life without any divorce or separation or extra-marital issues.

Will stands 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs around 89 kg. He has blue eye color and blonde hair. Broad nose is actually his distinctive character.

For portraying his role in The Ladies Man, Will Ferrell' salary was reported to be $20,000,000. Will Ferrell' net worth in 2018 is $80 million.

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Will Ferrell facts on timeline

Born in Irvine, California

July 16 , 1967

Will Ferrell is the native of United States who was from the middle class family born as John William Ferrell in Irvine, California, United States of America to Betty Kay and Roy Lee Ferrell, Jr. Both of his parents were middle class workers and their origin was in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. 

Graduated from University of Southern California


It was Rancho San Joaquin Middle School where he received his formal education. After he joined University High School and from there he was also able to complete his high school education. Then he joined University of Southern California and majored in broadcasting. 

Joined Saturday Night Live


Within a year, he earned the post of top professional group while he was in The Groundlings. His fame was increasing those days. In 1994, he was also offered a post in Saturday Night Live. He remained there for about seven years. 

Began his acting career


Like is the process of time and everything happens in order if you work hard and also have a little patience in your life. His stand up career became his root way to his acting career. He played his first acting role in 1997 and that was in Austin Powers.

Began dating Viveca Paulin


Will Ferrell first saw love of his life Viveca Paulin in  the yyear 1995. At that time both of them were attending acting classes. Wither the course of time they fell in love with each other and they were bonded in the romantic relationship.

Married to Viveca Paulin

August 12 , 2000

They remained so close in their love life and they developed some kind of positive trust with in them, so they decided to enter into the new stage of their love life. Their love affairs lead them to get married and they got married on 12th August, 2000. 

First child, Magnus Paulin Ferrell

March 7 , 2004

Child actor, Magnus Paulin Ferrell is his first son. After being married in 2000 with Viveca Paulin, they became parents for the first time in 2004 and they gave birth to a son on 7th of March and they named him Magnus Paulin Ferrell. 

Second child, Mattias Paulin Ferrell

December 30 , 2006

It seems like both of his parents gene has transferred to their children. Till now they became the parents of three children and what is interesting is all of them are also actors. His second son, Mattias Paulin Ferrell was born in 2006. 

Third child, Axel Paulin Ferrell

January 23 , 2010

He became father for the third time in his life and that was in 2010. He and his wife Viveca Paulin announced at the end of 2009 that they were expecting their third child together and she gave birth to their third child and they named him Axel Paulin Ferrell. 

Won American Comedy Awards, USA


American Comedy Awards, USA is also one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award. He has also been honored with this award twice and that was in 2001 and 2014. 

Won Behind the Voice Actors Awards


It was recently in 2015, when he got his first nomination in Behind the Voice Actors Awards. This year, he got his nomination in this award thrice but he won this award from only one nomination and that was for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film. 

Won MTV Movie Awards


He has also been honored with MTV Movie Awards several times in his life. He won this award for the first time in 2007 and that was for Best Kiss. That year he was also nomination in two different nominations. He won this award for the second time in 2013. 

Won Razzie Awards


He has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won some of them. In 2006, he was nominated in Razzie Awards for Worst Actor and Worst Screen Couple. He won this award from this later nomination. 

Net Worth and Salary


For portraying his role in The Ladies Man, Will Ferrell' salary was reported to be $20,000,000. Will Ferrell' net worth in 2018 is $80 million.