Will Ferrell to star in Netflix comedy

Washington: Hollywood superstar, Will Ferrell is all set to star in a Netflix produced comedy feature Eurovision for Netflix.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, the actor will co-write it with his friend Andrew Steele, from the Saturday Night Live show.

The two have recently worked together on HBO’s The Royal Wedding Live With Cord and Tish!

Recently, Ferrell produced a recent Netflix comedy release Ibiza which starred Gillian Jacobs, who will be seen opposite John C. Reilly in the Columbia comedy ‘Holmes & Watson’.

The Eurovision is actually a song Contest started in post-World War II Europe.
It is the longest-running annual international song competition.

The countries that participate have to submit an original song which later has to be performed live, post which votes will be cast by official juries and viewers to determine the winner.

Jessica Elbaum will produce the feature alongside Ferrell, with Adam McKay as the executive producer.