Will Ferrell and Adam McKay Are Producing an Action-Comedy 'Manimal' Movie
by Megh Wright If you're a huge fan of the shortly lived '80s television series Manimal, then today is your lucky day. Deadline reports that Sony Pictures Animation is teaming up with Jimmy Miller (The Other Guys, Step Brothers) and Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's Gary Sanchez Productions to adapt the... [Read More]
Will Ferrell, Adam McKay bring second ‘Spoils of Babylon’ to IFC
Will Ferrell’s epic spoof mini-series The Spoils of Babylon will return to IFC for another round The Funny Or Die production will show the latest book-to-screen adaption from fictional author Eric Jonrosh, The Spoils Before Dying. Jonrosh/Ferrell’s monstrous event will premiere in summer... [Read More]
IFC orders new “Spoils” six-episode miniseries from Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Funny or Die
The post-WWII era shall be spoofed again by author "Eric Jonrosh" and an all-star cast, as IFC announced Monday it'd ordered a second six-episode miniseries from Funny or Die's "Spoils" franchise. The Spoils Before Dying will bring back Jonrosh (Will Ferrell) to open and close each of the six episod... [Read More]
IFC orders a second “Spoils” saga from Funny or Die, “The Spoils Before Dying”
Earlier this year, IFC premiered the comedy mini-series The Spoils of Babylon from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay’s Funny or Die productions. Spoofing the epic-scale “TV events” of yore, The Spoils series adapts great novels by the wine-loving auteur, Eric Jonrosh (Ferrell). With the ... [Read More]
Will Ferrell’s World Cup promise: I’ll bite every German player a la Luis Suarez of Uruguay (Video)
Under official FIFA World Cup rules, the US national team can bring in a replacement player until injured forward Jozy Altidore can return to the tournament after previously falling prey to a strained hamstring. Team USA may had a special weapon crash the #FanHQ party in Recife, Brazil, where today&... [Read More]
Will Ferrell Gave a Pep Talk to US Soccer Fans in Brazil, Offered to Join the Team
by Adam Frucci The US is set to take on Germany in the World Cup very shortly down in Brazil, and it looks like they have a secret weapon on their side: Will Ferrell. He showed up at the US fan HQ down in Brazil and gave a rousing speech in which he offered to join the team, despite not being in th... [Read More]
Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg May Star in Another Buddy Comedy Together
by Megh Wright Last year it was announced that Will Ferrell and Vince Vaughn were teaming up to star in a Gary Sanchez-produced buddy comedy together called Daddy's Home about "a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife’s two children, but... [Read More]
New comedies “Marry Me,” “Bad Judge,” and “A to Z” get premiere dates
NBC recently released their fall premiere schedule with dates for three of the network’s newest comedies. Marry Me, starring Casey Wilson and Ken Marino as a “couple who bonded over their mutual love of nachos six years ago and have been inseparable ever since” on the verge of enga... [Read More]
The drum battle between Will Ferrell and Chad Smith happened last night
The battle for better drum supremacy was waged last night. After years of them being mistaken for each other Will Smith and drummer for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Chad Smith went on The Tonight Show to determine who had the better chops. In a nutshell, Smith had been confused for Ferrell many times ... [Read More]
Watch Will Ferrell and Chad Smith's Epic 'Tonight Show' Drum-Off
by Megh Wright Not only do Will Ferrell and Chad Smith from the Red Hot Chili Peppers look a lot alike, but they also both wanted to win the title of greatest drummer on the Tonight Show. Thankfully near the end of their "traditional" style drum-off last night, Ferrell ended up playing the percussio... [Read More]