Actor Will Ferrell will be a presenter at the 78th Academy Awards® ceremony, telecast producer Gil Cates announced today.

Ferrell, who recently starred in The Producers, will next star in the title role of "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" and will follow it up in Stranger Than Fiction this Fall. Ferrell's other film credits include Bewitched, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Elf, and Old School.

Brian B.