Will Ferrell

1967 - Today

Will Ferrell

John William Ferrell (; born July 16, 1967) is an American actor, comedian, producer, writer, and businessman. He first established himself in the mid-1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, and has subsequently starred in comedy films such as Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Talladega Nights (2006), Step Brothers (2008), The Other Guys (2010), and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013), all but one of which he co-wrote with his comedy partner Adam McKay. The two also founded the comedy website Funny or Die in 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Will Ferrell has received more than 14,034,291 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,623rd most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.97

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 56

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Will Ferrell ranks 1,603 out of 8,832Before him are Anita Björk, Melissa McBride, Geraldine McEwan, Jeff Daniels, Massimo Troisi, and Annabella. After him are Mila Kunis, Amanda Seyfried, Frank Finlay, Melissa Leo, Alison Steadman, and Frederic Forrest.

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Among people born in 1967, Will Ferrell ranks 47Before him are Mino Raiola, Laura Dern, Liev Schreiber, Maria Bello, Lisa Bonet, and Aleksander Čeferin. After him are François Ozon, Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Miranda Otto, Denis Villeneuve, Mathieu Kassovitz, and Bjørn Dæhlie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Will Ferrell ranks 2,889 out of 12,171Before him are Raymond Smith Dugan (1878), Mary Baker Eddy (1821), Melissa McBride (1965), Jeff Daniels (1955), Lyndon LaRouche (1922), and Murray Perahia (1947). After him are Amanda Seyfried (1985), Melissa Leo (1960), Jeb Bush (1953), Frederic Forrest (1936), Fats Waller (1904), and Charles Bachman (1924).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Will Ferrell ranks 773Before him are Linda Harrison (1945), David Soul (1943), Lea Thompson (1961), Mary-Louise Parker (1964), Melissa McBride (1965), and Jeff Daniels (1955). After him are Amanda Seyfried (1985), Melissa Leo (1960), Frederic Forrest (1936), Ed Asner (1929), Scatman Crothers (1910), and Brie Larson (1989).