Will Ferrell is popularly known as one of the members of the ‘Frat Pack’. This was the name given to the group of comedy actors who appeared in several films together in the mid-1990s. The other members include Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Steve Carell, Vince Vaughn as well as Luke and Owen Wilson. Ferrell also received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 24, 2015.
Born in Irvine, California, Ferrell’s parents were divorced when he was eight years old. The split-up, however, did not end up having a major effect on the children, and Ferrell always maintained a bright attitude about all of it. He was always drawn to comedy ever since high school and eventually quit his job at Wells Fargo to become a comedian in Los Angeles. Soon, he managed to establish himself as a member in ‘Saturday Night Live’, the NBC show. Ferrell has appeared in several popular films like ‘Elf‘ and ‘The Other Guys’, but his skills do not end with acting and comedy. The star is a producer, writer, and businessman as well. With so many talents, Ferrell is a man who is bound to be busy. So now you must be wondering what is the next Will Ferrell movie or TV show? Well, here’s the list of all upcoming Will Ferrell films and TV shows scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020.
11. Motherland: Fort Salem (2019-)
‘Motherland: Fort Salem’ is an upcoming drama series that is set to air on Freeform. It follows the story of three young women from the stage of basic training in combat magic right up to early deployment. If this seems far fetched to you, it is because the entire plot is set in a timeline where the world is dominated by women, and persecution of witches was ended by the US almost 300 years ago, after reaching an agreement. Will Ferrell acts as an executive producer of this series and he is bound to bring his expertise which will benefit the show.
10. Hustlers (2019)
‘Hustlers‘ is an upcoming American comedy and drama film that is based on the viral New York Times magazine article. It follows a group of strippers who are led by an ambitious single mother and aging dancer. Together, they lie and steal from their Wall Street clients, and hustle dozens of men when the sex industry bottoms out due to the financial crisis in the 2000s. The movie has stars like Constance Wu and Jennifer Lopez. Will Ferrell is on board as a producer and his inputs will be sure to improve the comedy of the movie.