LOS ANGELES - Actor and funny man Will Ferrell turns 54 on July 16, and what better way to celebrate than by streaming flicks featuring Ferrell on Tubi for free?
Before he became Buddy the lovable elf in the Christmas classic "Elf" or Ricky Bobby in the 2006 comedy "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" he was an aspiring comedian on "Saturday Night Live" nailing impersonations of former President George W. Bush and Chicago Cubs announcer Harry Caray.
Since establishing himself in comedy, Farrell has held several iconic roles such as Ron Burgundy in the "Anchorman" series and Brennan Huff in the 2008 comedy "Step Brothers."
In 2015, Ferrell earned a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame. Celebrate Ferrell’s 54th birthday with these classic films on Tubi:
Winter Passing (2005) — Starring Dallas Roberts, Will Ferrell, Zooey Deschanel, Ed Harris, Anthony Rapp, Rachel Dratch
"Actress Reese Holden has been offered a small fortune by a book editor if she can secure for publication the love letters that her father, a reclusive novelist, wrote to her mother, who has since passed away. Returning to Michigan, Reese finds that an ex-grad student and a would-be musician have moved in with her father, who cares more about his new friends than he does about his own health and well-being."
A Deadly Adoption (2015) — Starring Will Farrell, Kristen Wiig, Jessica Lowndes, Alyvia Alyn Lind
"Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig star in this surprisingly dark thriller about a couple who invite a mysterious pregnant woman into their lives."
Actor Will Ferrell arrives at the UK Premiere of 'Daddy's Home 2' at Vue West End on November 16, 2017 in London, England. ((PJohn Phillips/Getty Images))
Tim & Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie (2012) — Starring Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, William Atherton, Jeff Goldblum, Robert Loggia, Ray Wise, Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, John C. Reilly, Will Forte
"After wasting their movie's billion-dollar budget, Tim and Eric take a job rehabilitating a bankrupt mall full of eccentric characters."
Tubi is an ad-supported video-on-demand service with a massive library of 30,000 movies and television shows that are free to stream for viewers. The platform is currently available in the U.S., Canada, Australia and Mexico.
Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on OTT devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Vizio TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X | S, and soon on Hisense TVs globally.
This station is owned by the FOX Corporation. This story was reported from Boston.