Thesp to play flamboyant fashion designer
Will Ferrell has joined the cast of Paramount Pictures’ “Zoolander,” which starts shooting today.Scott Rudin Prods. and Ben Stiller’s Red Hour Films are producing the fashion-themed comedy. Stiller is writing, directing and starring, along with Owen Wilson. Ferrell plays Mugatu, a flamboyant fashion designer and rival of Stiller’s character. Ferrell is repped by United Talent Agency and managed by the Gold-Miller Co.