Will Ferrell Skates Ahead with New Comedy

Will Ferrell as Chazz Michael Michaels. Credit: DreamWorks Pictures.

Will Ferrell as Chazz Michael Michaels in 'Blades of Glory.' DreamWorks Pictures hide caption

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Comedian and actor Will Ferrell stars in the new film Blades of Glory. He plays a former Olympic ice skater who, banned from competition with a rival (played by Jon Heder of Napoleon Dynamite fame), discovers a loophole allowing the men to skate as a pair.

Ferrell became famous as a member of Saturday Night Live from 1995 to 2002. Among his other films: Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Stranger Than Fiction, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Old School and Bewitched.

This interview originally aired on Nov. 9, 2006.

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