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Review: ‘Downhill’ doesn’t get a high score from the judges Special

‘Downhill’ is unfortunately not the comedy fans are likely hoping for, while also falling short of its subtitled predecessor.

Will Ferrell to play Ronald Reagan; late president's kids angry

Will Ferrell is about to take on what might be his most controversial role yet — playing Ronald Reagan. Two of the former U.S. president's children have expressed anger about it, saying the script is in poor taste and makes fun of Alzheimer's Disease.

Review: ‘Zoolander 2’ goes retro with mixed results Special

‘Zoolander 2’ is like a radio station that plays all the hits of yesteryear — it can be fun for a little while, but it eventually grows stale.

Will Ferrell, Margaret Cho, Red Hot Chili Peppers #FeelTheBern

New York City - The stars are shining for Bernie Sanders, who received a bounty of endorsements from 128 celebrities. Among them: Will Ferrell, Susan Sarandon, Bonnie Raitt, Margaret Cho, and Sarah Silverman.

'Home' takes down 'Get Hard'

'Home' took down the comedy duo of Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell at the box office. They made it looks easy, too. "Get Hard" is R-rated and in less theaters, but the animated flick overachieved.

'Get Hard' takes on 'Home' and it should be close

When an animated movie gets released, it is usually an easy pick to win that particular weekend. But, not this time with "Home." It may win, but it will not be an easy one.

Syd Wilder talks new film 'Mining for Ruby' and future plans Special

Actress Syd Wilder chats with me about her new film "Mining for Ruby," which came out on August 1, creativity, and her future plans in acting.

Content marketers continue to look to Hollywood for inspiration

Entertainment marketers - and movie marketers in particular - are leading the way in content marketing strategies, demonstrating what can be accomplished with "compelling narratives."

'Anchorman 2' to be re-released, rated 'R' with 763 new jokes

If you didn't like all the jokes in Will Ferrell's "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" then perhaps you will like all of them in "Anchorman2: The Legend Continues: Super-Sized R-Rated Version."

Review: A feminist review of the Anchoman movies

Anchorman has become a cult movie because of its inexhaustible quotability and impossible silliness. But there is something else about this cult that has not been tapped on enough: its feminist social commentary.

Review: 'Anchorman 2' is one 'Anchorman' too many Special

Embarking on a new chapter in the Ron Burgundy story might not seem like much of a gamble on the surface. After all, the first film has achieved cult status, becoming an oft-quoted favourite amongst comedy fans.

Anchorman Ron Burgundy gets his own Ben & Jerry's flavor

Ben & Jerry's has debuted 'Scotchy Scotch Scotch', its newest flavor of ice cream celebrating Ron Burgundy, America's favorite fictional news anchor. And of course, his favorite drink.

Will Justin Bieber play role of Robin in 'Batman vs. Superman'?

Justin Bieber has used his Instagram account to fuel speculation about his acting career. He posted a selfie showing him behind what appears to be a movie script. The script has his name watermarked on it and reads 'Batman vs. Superman.'

'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy to write memoir

San Diego - 'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy, the alter-ego of comedic actor Will Ferrell, is set to release his memoir this November titled "Let Me Off At The Top: My Classy Life and Other Musings."

Watch SNL alumni Wiig, Ferrell's improv at Golden Globes

Presenting a Golden Globes award for Best Actress in a Comedy/Musical, former Saturday Night Live actors Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell engaged in a quick-witted improv session as they joked about the nominees.

Op-Ed: Is 'A Confederacy of Dunces' finally going to be a movie?

LOS ANGELES – It’s one of the most acclaimed American novels of the past thirty-five years, and its oafish, overweight, over-educated antihero has become iconic. So why hasn’t “A Confederacy of Dunces” been made into a movie yet?

Drew Barrymore tops Hollywood's list of overpaid celebrities

The movie-going public insist some celebrities are just too overpaid for the films they make - most of the time this is true. In a survey released Thursday by, Drew Barrymore tops the list of Hollywood's overvalued stars.

Will Ferrell tops Forbes' list of Hollywood's most overpaid stars

The list released from Forbes magazine ranks the top ten actors and actresses who bring in salaries higher than they should based on how their movies perform at the box office.

Big Government parody video takes on MoveOn's Ferrell PSA

After comedian Will Ferrell stepped into the health care reform fray in support of the public option, a new parody emerges supporting the achievements of Big Government.

Will Ferrell slams health insurance execs via sarcastic video

Enter stage…left. Actor and comedian Will Ferrell, along with a small cast of Hollywood celebrities, released a video mocking health insurance company executives. The spoof adds to the controversial debate over health care reform.

Will Ferrell Movie Role Auctioned for $47,100

A lucky 10-year-old boy will now get a chance to play an extra in Will Ferrell's new movie after his father bought the role in a cancer-charity auction for more than $47,000.

Behind Will Ferrell's 'Cursing Baby' Video

Actor Will Ferrell's "Landlord" short form comedy video is viewed more than 3 million times.

Will Ferrell's Oscar Tribute to Comedians

Will Ferrel gives an Oscar Tribute to Comedians

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Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell have some fun before presenting the Best Actress in a Comedy/Musical Award at the 2013 Golden Globes
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