publication date: Monday, April 21, 2008 (part of Round XXXIV)

category: Movies

clue: The enthusiasm that this comedian brings to roles as a semi-pro basketball player, a glorious figure skater, a NASCAR driver in Talladega, and a screaming soccer dad is almost feral.

explanation: Ferrell starred in Semi-Pro, Blades of Glory, Talladega Nights, and Kicking & Screaming. The word "feral" was a play on his last name. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Lori Lancaster, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Kelly Hardie, Greg Bair, Melissa Anderson, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, Jason Evans, JB Brenner, Sam Boyarsky, Jesse Vengrove, Michelle Lager, Joanne Martin, Eric Wallhagen, Vance Tucker, Ali Overholt, and Charles Curtis

player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by JB Brenner, Ali Overholt, and Charles Curtis.


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