Will Ferrel MTV Movie Awards 2013: Comedic Genius Award

Will Ferrel will be awarded the Comedic Genius Award at tonight's MTV Movie Awards. This year is the first time that the Comedic Genius Award is being awarded, making Ferrel the inaugural recepient. 

Ferrel has certainly made a name for himself amongst millennials. Starting with his turn on Saturday Night Live, Ferrel has continued to make a heavy stream of hilarity. Think: Anchorman, Taladega Nights, The Wedding Crashers, Step Brothers ... the list goes on. 

Other special awards will be given tonight to Jamie Foxx and Emma Watson. Stay tuned. 

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