Will Ferrell Reveals The True Story Behind His Top-Secret Guest Appearance On A CBS Drama

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  • Published on: 13 February 2020
  • In this Late Show exclusive, "Downhill" star Will Ferrell pulls back the curtain on a now-legendary broadcast television moment. #Colbert #Comedy #WillFerrell

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COMMENTS: 40

  • FlameAdder
    FlameAdder   3 months ago

    One of the best Will Ferrell clips of all time

  • Al C
    Al C   3 months ago

    Never laughed so hard at someone getting shot🤣🤣🤣

  • Just Using
    Just Using   3 months ago

    I feel upset but also that’s hilarious

  • Steve Hampton
    Steve Hampton   3 months ago

    They could write him back in lol - Been in a coma for 20 years

  • assmane999
    assmane999   3 months ago

    I love how they lay on the irony so thickly with details like “What a great first week” and “I have a big date this weekend” hahaha

  • kuru K
    kuru K   3 months ago

    Lockheed martin. Yemen schoolbus.

  • A K
    A K   3 months ago

    What a weird clip.

  • Hamish Smith
    Hamish Smith   3 months ago

    Who keeps green lighting all these Will Ferrel comedies? All they do is bomb, he's had 9 bombs in the last decade with Downhill projected to be his 10th. Who the hell gets 10 chances like that? He should have done the same thing as Adam Sandler, people would much rather be able to fall asleep to his comedies at home on Netflix than ever even consider paying to see them. What a train wreck.

  • Lark_ Lore
    Lark_ Lore   3 months ago

    Stephen seems so much more genuine than Jimmy and... Jimmy

  • Antistio Labeo
    Antistio Labeo   3 months ago

    I was expecting him doing his juggling routine...

  • DBZnetwork
    DBZnetwork   3 months ago

    That was the only time I’ve laughed at someone getting a headshot lol 😂

  • R. Harms
    R. Harms   3 months ago

    90s my butt no way that scene is from the 90s - TV was a lot lighter back then, this is too dark , heavy & vicious in tone - and voila my senses didn't betray me after a quick google search

  • etcetra etcetra
    etcetra etcetra   3 months ago

    I remember him on the Guardian. It wasn't a cop show. He got a short screen time, but quite good.

  • Strange Wayfaring Stranger

    As Ron Burgundy would say, "Boy, that escalated quickly. I mean, that really got out of hand fast."

  • Nicholas Xanthis
    Nicholas Xanthis   3 months ago

    Stephen can't say "damn" but they'll show a gun shot to the head on CBS. America is messed up.

  • GF D
    GF D   3 months ago

    Oh my god, that was the funniest shit ever.

  • VianneyCreates
    VianneyCreates   3 months ago

    That clip was so cringe. The writing..."good first week." So many "first week" mentions. He never stood a chance.

  • Beeble Brox
    Beeble Brox   3 months ago

    That's not Will Ferrell. Sorry Stephen Colbert, Late Night dude, Ferrell NEVER appears on a late night talk show dressed in a suit! If it were Will Ferrell, he'd be in giant diapers and a cowboy hat.This guy is just some poser tool and what the shit.

  • Emily Hughes
    Emily Hughes   3 months ago

    Cop show? That was the Simon Baker (pre-The Mentalist) show about him working in the nonprofit law firm.

  • Toph Adam
    Toph Adam   3 months ago

    So crazy how his energy is totally different on Conan. He’s meh on Colbert lol

  • Paul Negrito
    Paul Negrito   3 months ago

    funniest dude of all time right? hahaha

  • Patrick Gardner
    Patrick Gardner   3 months ago

    He is slowly turning into GW Bush without the makeup.

  • O. B.
    O. B.   3 months ago

    (4:11) Coming up: Stephen answers audience questions! Why....oh why you don't show that segment?

  • Johnny Taxpayer
    Johnny Taxpayer   3 months ago

    I gotta say I was definitely not expecting that ending. Awesome stuff lmao.

  • Abby Cross
    Abby Cross   3 months ago

    We watched The Guardian back in the day. Definitely not a cop show, it was about a law firm lawyer who is sent to work at a charitable public defenders office as part of a plea deal. Glad Will could remember being a lawyer and not a cop since they're exactly the same thing?

  • kajalisa1
    kajalisa1   3 months ago

    A family is one of nature's greatest masterpieces.

  • James Griffin
    James Griffin   3 months ago

    I’m not sure if the guy with the Virgin Mary tattoo is the general of the third army or not. I have to meet them then I’ll know and it takes sometime and it’s better that they have no idea. Plus I’m pretty sure the chastisement I have to give my armies of living as the commander of gods armies isn’t going to go over very well with the MS13. But oh well. Wait till I get hold of the P9 that’s not even the whole army, that’s just a group I made to go after Satan because if I go at her she’ll surrender and I’ll have to expect but I’m sending the P9 cause they don’t except surrender and hate weakness.

  • Daniel Rhodes
    Daniel Rhodes   3 months ago

    I identified with Will Ferrell's character in The Guardian after ten seconds and now I'm sad.

  • D. Foxx
    D. Foxx   3 months ago

    i definitely didn't expect that lmao

  • Ana Acura
    Ana Acura   3 months ago

    I wasn’t expecting that !! 😂

  • kawaiiafangirl
    kawaiiafangirl   3 months ago

    Is it wrong that I laughed when Will Ferrell got shot in the head? Lol. (don't get me wrong- I love me some Will Ferrell).

  • Sahil Makhijani
    Sahil Makhijani   3 months ago

    I remember this! He was only given like 3 lines & it was super random. Then he walked around in the background for the next few episodes before getting shot in the head

  • oil9vinergar
    oil9vinergar   3 months ago

    hooywooders are paid liars, live in a universe of lies and think their bad breaths don't stink...... they are same people which helped the VC and NVA..... can't handle the way the rest of us think of them, yeah that's great..... Hanoi hooywooders