Funny or Die, the comedy website founded by Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Chris Henchy, has hired a financial adviser to evaluate options including a possible sale, CEO Dick Glover said in a memo to employees. The asking price is $100 million to $300 million, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Actor and comedian Will Ferrell reprised his Anchorman role for the Bismarck, N.D., CBS affiliate’s Saturday night news broadcast. The former Saturday Night Live star is promoting its upcoming sequel, Anchorman 2. Ferrell read stories while engaging in some banter with co-anchor Amber Schatz and the rest of the news team. “What? Am I supposed to read that?”
NEW YORK (AP) — Will Ferrell finally triumphed over his arch enemy: Conan O’Brien’s beard. Ferrell culminated a weeks-long lead-up to Monday’s episode of “Conan” by shaving the late-night host’s beard. A giddy and determined Ferrell guest-starred on the program, promoted as the “Beardpocalypse.” While guzzling Barbicide, Ferrell trimmed O’Brien with clippers, which he named […]