NEW YORK - JUNE 30: (U.S. TABS OUT) Actor Will Ferrell as "Ron Burgundy" from his new film "Anchorman" appears on stage during MTV TRL Times Square Film Festival Week at the MTV Times Square Studios June 30, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Happy 54th birthday to Will Ferrell!

Will was born John William Ferrell on July 16, 1967. He’s done it all, from acting to comedy to producing to writing.

Ferrell is often called a member of the “Frat Pack” alongside other big comic names from the late 1990s and the 2000s, such as Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Steve Carell, Vince Vaughn and more.

Check out 10 of Ferrell’s best performances below, plus some of his funniest movies and photos of him over the years!

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