Will Ferrell
Will Ferrell
Real Name/Full Name John William Ferrell
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Will Ferrell
Birth Place: California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 16 July 1967
Age/How Old: 56 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 191 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3″
Weight: In Kilograms – 84 Kg
In Pounds – 185 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father –Roy Lee Jr
Mother – Betty Ferrell
Siblings: Patrick
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: Atheism
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Viveca Paulin
Kids/Children Name: Magnus, Mattias and Axel
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $180 million
Last Updated: June 2024

People have different opportunities in life. People are given platforms to express their expertise and what they are made of. Unfortunately, for some people, and especially the young and unskilled youngsters, they are unable to take advantage of the opportunity they get. Therefore, they end up losing their chance of enjoying the best in life.

However, this was not the case for Will Ferrell, who established himself in the 1990s and he is now a successful actor. He is best known for his role in; Saturday night live an NBC sketch comedy show, Land of The Lost, Semi Pro, Kicking and Screaming, Talladega Night among others. In 2007 together with his writing partner Adam McKay they founded funny or die, a comedy website.

Well, how well do you know about Will Ferrell? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Will Ferrell’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Will Ferrell to date.

Biography and Early Life

If you have been wondering how old Will Ferrell is, here is everything you need to know about him. Ferrell was born on 16 July 1967 in Irvine, California, United States. He is the son to Betty Kay and Roy Lee Ferrell Jr. His mother was a teacher at Santa Ana College and old mill elementary school while his father played saxophone and keyboards for the righteous brothers. Ferrell has a younger brother called Patrick and they are the natives of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. While young Ferrell had pyloromyotomy procedure done due to pyloric stenosis he had suffered from.

As in every love story there is also the sad part of it, Ferrell faced hard time when he was eight years old when his parents divorced. However, he took it on a lighter note as he was the kind of kid who would look on the brighter side of every situation no matter how complicated the situation might seem. The good side of the divorce was that both his parents were committed to taking care of their two sons.  Looking on his father’s line of work, Ferrell didn’t wish to become into show business career to low income he would rather opt for a steady job.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Will Ferrell in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Will Ferrell’s age is 56 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024 having been born on 16 July 1967. Though, he is 6′ 3″ in feet and inches and 191 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 185 lbs in Pound and 84 kg in Kilograms.


Ferrell is such a generous man and is very proud of who he is. He shares a lot of information about his past life and nothing seems to be secretive about him. For his elementary school, he attended Culverdale Elementary and Later joined Rancho San Joaquin Middle School. Ferrell was a bright student as well as talented, he would find himself in different games and leadership positions in school. He later joined the University of Southern California where he studied sports broadcasting. He continued with his pranks in college. In 1990, he graduated with B.A in sports information bu he was not interested in a broadcasting job.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Will Ferrell With Wife Viveca Paulin
Will Ferrell With Wife Viveca Paulin

As mentioned above, Ferrell is a man who is very generous with information and this includes information about his love life. He met actress Viveca Paulin in 1995 at an acting class.  The two fall in love and he married her in 2000. The couple live in New York City and in Orange County, California and are blessed with three sons, Magnus Paulin Ferrell, Mattias Paulin Ferrell and Axel Paulin Ferrell.

While at the University of Southern California, Ferrell was a member of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity and he is still an active member up to now. Ferrell is also involved in generous activities as he raises money for charities such as scholarships for cancer survivors through small donations.

Is Will Ferrell Gay?

Ferrell might not have revealed any information about his past relationships but his relationship and marriage with Viveca Paulin and their sons is enough to prove he is not gay.

Professional Career

Ferrell started his career back in school and he was determined to make it in the industry. As a matter of fact, he was kicker for the school’s varsity football team after he joined university high school in Irvine. He also served as basketball team captain, the student council and also member of soccer team. In his third grade he realised he had something special within him.  C

omedy was part of him as he would make his classmates lough when he pretended to smash his head against the wall or fell on purpose.  Ferrell confessed that growing up in Irvine also contributed to the growth of his humour as he terms the area as dull. Ferrell together with his friends in high school performed comedy skits in the school’s intercom system and talents shows. His attempts at stand-up comedy had little success back in school but he never gave up.

Ferrell has since featured in may television shows such as; Saturday Live Night, Elf, Talladega Nights, Land of The Lost, The Other Guys, The Campaign, Get Hard, Holmes and Watson, Curious George, Megamind among many others. He is also part owner of Los Angelis Fc.


In his career Ferrell has received several nominations to various awards including; You Are Welcome America, A Final Night with George W Bush, The James Joyce Award, Mark Twain Award for American Humour among many more.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Will Ferrell in 2024

Will Ferrell Net Worth
Will Ferrell Net Worth

It is not all about his fame, but Ferrell has also earned a great fortune from his career. As of 2024, he has a net worth of $180 million and is expected to rise even higher in the coming years.

Ferrell would have chosen to remain with the small fame he earned from the school comedy show, but he never did. Today, he is a very successful man and he is doing even better by day because he dared to dream.


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