Active since 1995, Will Ferrel is an American actor, comedian, and writer, who also works as a producer. For his good acting skills, he is even included as a member of the “Frat Pack”. Which also included celebs like Ben Stiller and Jack Black, those who emerged in the 1990s as comic actors. As of now, Will Ferrell net worth is estimated to be $ 85 million, while previously it was $ 80 Million.
As reported by “TheRichest”, Ferrell earned $ 20 million in both 2008 and 2009. While in 2005, his income from movies and other ventures exceeded $ 40 million. It was the highest income for him for a particular year. Although nowadays with lesser projects, his overall income has declined to $ 10 million.
|Year||Will Ferrell Net Worth|
|2014||$ 72 million|
|2015||$ 80 million|
|2016||$ 85 million|
|2017 (Expected)||$ 92 million|
Will Ferrell Net Worth – Where he started?
Born in Irvine, California, on July 16, 1967, he is the son of Betty Kay and Roy Lee Ferrell Jr. His father was a musician while his mother worked at an elementary school. Due to some issue, his parents divorced when he was just eight years old. The problems didn’t end there, as though both his father and mother were committed towards their children, still, they struggled financially. Young Ferrel saw his dad living from paychecks to paychecks. It even inspired him to get a steady job and never be in the show business.
For his primary education, Will got enrolled into the Rancho San Joaquin Middle School, while later he attended University High School. During those years, he was active in many sports including football and had no definitive goals in front of him. However later he understood that he had a unique sense of humor, which naturally attracted people towards him. Even in college, he did small pranks and always made people laugh however back then he had no such plans to get into the show business.
After graduating from the University of Southern California, Will Ferrell started working as a hotel valet. Being careless with cash, he often made many blunders. Dissatisfied with his job, he got a suggestion from his mother to do something that he liked. Thereafter, Ferrell moved to Los Angeles, where he started working on his long forgotten talent and even joined the comedy group The Groundlings. It became a turning point in his life and soon after that, he appeared on the Saturday Night Live, which helped him in forming his career.
Will Ferrell Movie Box Office Collections :
|The LEGO Movie (Voice)||$257,760,692|