Will Ferrell Net Worth : $80 million
Will Ferrell is the American Comedian who has captured our hearts with his gut tingling performances in Old School, Anchorman, Blades of Glory, Talladega Nights etc. He is worth $80 million. He got his first break as a cast member in the comedy show Saturday Night Live.
During his stint in the comedy sketch show, he was the highest paid member bringing close to $350,000 in salary. He got the nod over Steve Carell in 1995 for SNL. Will specialized in impressions and was one of the few cast members to be Emmy nominated for his SNL performances.
The actor stands tall at 6 ft 3 inch and is popularly known as Wilf. Will is a graduate from the University of South California with a degree in Sports Information. He is married to Swedish Viveca Paulin and has 3 children with her. He met her in an acting class.
Will Ferrell replenishes his energy levels in his home in both Los Angeles and New York City. He has partaken in several marathons most notably the Boston Marathon 2003 where his official time stood at 4hrs, 2 mins, 29secs. He also took part in the New York marathon in 2001 with his wife. The actor was given the title of the 3rd funniest person in America by Entertainment Weekly.
Will Ferrell is a big football fan. He is part of a soccer league that plays at Crossroads Scholl for Arts and Sciences and is a supporter of Celtic Football Club and Chelsea Football club. He is often seen supporting the football jerseys.
The actor also holds a membership in the Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity. Will once reported in an interview that he regarded Patton(1970) as his all time favorite movie. He has a mixed heritage and is of English, Irish, German, Italian and French descent.
He was more of an athlete than a class clown in school. His record for the most field goals made for the Varsity football team still holds. As a baby, he suffered from a condition that caused frequent vomiting. He had to go through a surgery performed on his upper right abdomen.
He has an everlasting scar to show for his ordeal. Will Ferrell had the distinct honor of being the first and last guest on the hit The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien(2009). Most recently, he voiced the character Lord Business in The Lego Movie that grossed over $400 million worldwide.