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Will Ferrell will be feted by MTV

Willl FerrellWill Ferrell will receive first MTV “Comedic Genius Award” MTV Movie Awards April 14. | Bill Haber~AP

Willl FerrellWill Ferrell will receive the first MTV “Comedic Genius Award,” at the MTV Movie Awards on April 14. | Bill Haber~AP

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Updated: February 28, 2013 9:34AM



Will Ferrell will receive the first MTV “Comedic Genius Award” at the MTV Movie Awards on April 14. Announcing the award, MTV president Stephen Friedman quoted Ferrell’s Ron Burgundy character from “Anchorman:” “Simply put, Will Ferrell is ‘kind of a big deal.’ ” — B.Z.



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