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Richard Linklater scores Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis for ‘Larry’s Kidney’

Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis are set to reteam, though not for a sequel to The Campaign. According to The Wrap, the duo will take the lead roles in Richard Linklater’s upcoming adaptation of Daniel Asa Rose’s reportedly “touching” memoir Larry’s Kidney. Ferrell would play author Daniel Asa Rose, who ventured to China with his cousin […]

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The top 10 Will Ferrell performances

The top 10 Will Ferrell performances. By Simon Miraudo. Will Ferrell stars as congressman Cam Brady in The Campaign, yet another oddball character to join his esteemed rogue’s gallery of supremely confident idiots. He’s come a long way since cheerleading with Cheri Oteri and crooning as Robert Goulet on Saturday Night Live. After cameoing in […]

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Made in America – The Campaign review

The Campaign – Starring Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, and Dylan McDermott. Directed by Jay Roach. Rated MA. By Simon Miraudo. No one’s ever going to accuse a movie in which a character goes by the nickname of “ticklesh**s” of being particularly witty, but it takes a special kind of genius to deploy lowbrow humour in […]

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Tom Cruise and Robert Downey Jr. eyed for El Presidente

Jay Roach might direct El Presidente for Warner Bros, based on a script from Parks and Recreation‘s Dan Goor. According to Vulture, the project concerns a demoted Secret Service agent stuck defending America’s worst former president, described as “a bumbling sleaze.” Tom Cruise is being eyed for the part of the agent, while Robert Downey Jr. is wanted to […]

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Trailer Debut: The Campaign

The first full length trailer for the Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis comedy The Campaign has debuted online, highlighting how much funnier the film’s pre-trailer advertising was. Of course, this depends on whether or not you think punching a baby in the face constitutes as funny, which this film does when Ferrell’s North Carolina congressman Cam Brady makes this […]

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Teaser Debut: The Campaign

Our first glimpse at Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis in The Campaign has arrived via the film’s official Facebook page. The political comedy from Meet the Parents director Jay Roach sees Ferrell and Galifianakis face off as political candidates from the South, Cam Brady and Marty Huggins respectively. With the tagline ‘May the Best Loser Win’, Cam and Marty are […]

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