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Will Ferrell, Hearing Voices in 'Stranger Than Fiction'

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Will Ferrell, Hearing Voices in 'Stranger Than Fiction'

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Ferrell plays Harold Crick, a real character in Stranger Than Fiction. Sony Pictures hide caption

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Comedian and actor Will Ferrell talks about his new film, Stranger Than Fiction. Ferrell plays an accountant who finds that his life has a voiceover that only he can hear. It turns out he's the subject of a novel, and that the writer plans to kill him.

Ferrell became famous as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1995 to 2002, and has gone on to star in movies such as Old School, Elf and Talladega Nights: The Ballady of Ricky Bobby.