He has been Santa’s little helper; a small-town office boss; Mugatu. Now the Hollywood funnyman has modelled menswear for men’s magazine PORT. Here are some exclusive pictures from the photoshoot at the actor’s LA home, accompanied by some thoughts on the man behind the star by PORT’s editor Dan Crowe

(via Will Ferrell’s latest role: male model – in pictures | Fashion | guardian.co.uk)

Photograph: TIM BARBER/PORT Magazine

Photograph: Erika Goldring/FilmMagic

Actor and comedian Will Ferrell reigns as king in the 2012 Krewe of Bacchus parade in the New Orleans Mardi Gras parade.

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