Watch the first U.S. trailer for Amy and Greg Poehler’s ‘Welcome To Sweden’
Amy Poehler and her brother Greg recently sold their TV show, Welcome To Sweden to NBC. The show was originally commissioned by the country of Sweden to be their first English language series and just recently picked up for a second season. NBC will begin airing the US version of the show this July ... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell is Bobby Riggs in Battle of the Sexes tennis drama Match Maker
  Will Ferrell is set to play Bobby Riggs in Match Maker, a movie about the legendary “Battle of the Sexes” tennis match in 1973. The drama, likely to have punchlines laced throughout, comes from writer Steve Conrad who also wrote the recent Ben Stiller film The Secret Life of Walt... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell to Star in a Drama About the 1973 Battle of the Sexes Tennis Match
by Bradford Evans Will Ferrell is going dramatic again, this time in a movie about the iconic 1973 tennis match known as "The Battle of the Sexes" between Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King. Variety reports that the movie is called Match Maker, and it's a drama written by Steve Conrad (The Pursuit of ... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell’s Anchorman 2 ‘No Joke Cut’ trailer arrives (Video)
Will Ferrell and Adam McKay’s Anchorman 2 has released another trailer for another special edition theatrical release! The trailer features Ferrell’s Ron Burgundy as you’ve never seen him before — without jokes — alongside Christina Applegate as Veronica Corningstone. T... [Read More]
 
Here's a Trailer for Greg and Amy Poehler's 'Welcome to Sweden' Featuring Will Ferrell
by Megh Wright Nearly a year ago it was announced that Amy Poehler and her brother Greg sold a show to the Swedish television network TV4 called Welcome to Sweden starring Greg as an American accountant who falls in love with a Swedish woman and follows her back to Stockholm. The series premiered in... [Read More]
 
The Anchorman 2 gag reel will make you laugh until you can’t see
The Anchorman 2 gag reel has been posted on YouTube and it is hysterical. Between front man Will Ferrell and the rest of the cast causing each other to break, you don’t stand a chance at not laughing. Just don’t make the same mistake as me and try to eat your lunch while watching because... [Read More]
 
Support Funny or Die's Raise the River/Move the Ocean Campaigns
by Megh Wright Here's a video where Robert Redford and William Ferrell go head-to-head in conflicting campaigns to raise the river and move the ocean so that Colorado gets the water it needs. The Raise the River project is a real campaign you can donate to online, while Move the Ocean — howev... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell as Chad Softwick hosts the @midnight spin-off, @midday
In case you missed it, last night's episode of comedy game show @midnight on Comedy Central featured a potential spin-off for you daytime TV viewers. Move over, Chris Hardwick. Meet Chad Softwick, host of @midday. And he thinks pointing is rude, so instead of POINTS!, he hands out hugs and points, o... [Read More]
 
Seth Rogen leads nominees for revived American Comedy Awards
After seeing people win Emmys, Globes and Oscars, the comedy community will once again get to see the country’s funniest performers accept a “Lucy” on stage! Nominations for the newly-resurrected American Comedy Awards have been announced. NBC announced it would bring back the awar... [Read More]
 
Watch Will Ferrell's Appearance as Chad Softwick on '@midnight'
by Megh Wright Here's the full appearance from Will Ferrell as Chad Softwick, new host of the positive and inspirational @midnight spin-off @middday, who leads a game of "Cute or Too Cute?" and reminds the contestants and audience that he thinks everyone's a hero "just for getting out of bed and tak... [Read More]