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Will Ferrell’s Education Background

Will Ferrell is an American actor, comedian, and writer who first gained fame for his work on Saturday Night Live in the late 1990s. Some of his films include Old School, Elf, and Anchorman. He is a member of the Frat Pack, a group of comedic actors who have become widely popular in the past few years. EDUinReview will now take a look at Ferrell’s education background.

Ferrell was born on July 16, 1967, in Irvine, California. His parents are Betty Kay and Roy Lee Ferrell, Jr. He attended Turtle Rock Elementary, Rancho San Joaquin Middle School, and University High School in Irvine. While in high school, Ferrell played for his school’s varsity football team. After high school, Ferrell attended the University of Southern California. He studied sports broadcasting and information and was an active member of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity.

In 1995, Ferrell joined the cast of Saturday Night Live where he made a name for himself by doing impersonations. Some of the people he impersonated include George W. Bush, Neil Diamond, and Saddam Hussein. After seven years, Ferrell retired from the show but he has returned twice to host in May 2005 and May 2009.

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Jack Black’s Education Background

Jack Black is an American actor, comedian, and musician who is possibly best known for being part of the band Tenacious D and his slap stick comedies. His most recent movie to hit the big screens was Kung Fu Panda 2 and he has several other movies that are scheduled to be released in 2011. EDUinReview will now take a look at this funny man’s education background.

Black as born on August 28, 1969, in Santa Monica, California. His parents are Judith and Thomas Black, both of whom are satellite engineers. When Black was 10-years old, his parents divorced and Black moved to Culver City, California with his father. Black attended Poseidon School, a private school designed for students who were struggling in the traditional school system. He also attended Crossroads School, where he discover his love of acting and excelled in the school’s drama department. Black attended UCLA for two years but then dropped out in order to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.

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Owen Wilson’s Education Background

Owen Wilson is an American actor and writer who is best known for his comedies like The Wedding Crashers and Meet the Parents. He has also been the lead in several chick flicks, including Marley & Me and How Do You Know?. His most recent movie to hit the big screens is Cars 2, in which he returns to voice the main character, Lightning McQueen. EDUinReview will now take a look at Wilson’s education background.

Wilson was born on November 18, 1968, in Dallas, Texas. His parents are Laura and Robert Wilson. He has two brothers, Andrew and Luke. Wilson was a self-proclaimed trouble-maker and his antics got him expelled from St. Mark’s Academy when he was in the 10th grade. He then went on to graduate from Thomas Jefferson High School. After high school, Wilson went to a military academy in New Mexico, probably in order to get a little more structure in his life and curb his trouble-making tendencies. He then returned to Texas and attended the University of Texas. While at UT, Wilson met Wes Anderson and the two men wrote a screenplay, Bottle Rocket. The screenplay was eventually turned into a feature film; Anderson and Wilson went on to write and produce other movies, such as The Royal Tenenbaums.

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Luke Wilson’s Education Background

Luke Wilson is an American actor who is possibly best known for his roles in Legally Blonde and Old School. He is a member of the Frat Pack, a group of funny actors who have gained fame in the past few years. EDUinReview will now take a look at his education background.

Wilson was born on on September 21, 1971, in Dallas, Texas. His parents are Robert and Laura Wilson. He is the youngest of three siblings; he has two brothers, Andrew and Owen. All three of the Wilson brothers work in film. Wilson attended Occidental College for athletics but then he discovered his love of acting while there and soon transferred to Texas Christian University.

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