As Will Ferrell takes on a new role in the upcoming Barbie movie, we take a look at his top 5 films that have become comedy classics over the years.

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Will Ferrell, the American actor, comedian, producer, and writer, has been entertaining audiences for more than two decades. He is known for his slapstick humor, impeccable timing, and ability to make people laugh with just a facial expression. With his new role in the upcoming satirical movie about consumerism and the true meaning of individuality, Barbie, fans of Ferrell are eagerly awaiting the release of the film. But in the meantime, let’s take a look at the top 5 Will Ferrell movies that have captured our hearts.

  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)

In this comedy classic, Will Ferrell plays Ron Burgundy, a chauvinistic and egotistical news anchor in the 1970s. The film follows his journey as he battles for his place in the newsroom against Veronica Corningstone (Christina Applegate). Anchorman is a must-watch for any Ferrell fan and is regarded as one of his best performances to date.

  • Step Brothers (2008)

Ferrell teams up with John C. Reilly in this comedy gem. The two play middle-aged stepbrothers who still live with their respective parents. The film is full of hilarious one-liners and absurd situations, making it a fan favorite.

  • Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)

In this NASCAR-themed comedy, Ferrell plays Ricky Bobby, a successful and arrogant race car driver. The film follows his journey as he falls from grace and must rebuild his career. Talladega Nights is a hilarious take on the world of professional racing.

  • Elf (2003)

Ferrell’s performance as Buddy the Elf is one of his most iconic roles. The film follows Buddy, a human who was raised by elves, as he travels to New York City to find his real father. Elf is a heartwarming and hilarious holiday classic that never fails to put a smile on our faces.

  • The Other Guys (2010)

Ferrell stars alongside Mark Wahlberg in this buddy cop comedy. The two play bumbling detectives who stumble upon a massive financial fraud case. The film is full of Ferrell’s signature humor and is a fan favorite among his comedies.

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Fans of the actor can expect his signature humor and unique perspective on the world in this satirical comedy. But until the release of the film, we can always go back and re-watch some of Ferrell’s classic movies to get our fix of his hilarious antics.