Dean Richards’ Entertainment Report: Will Ferrell turned down $29 million for an ‘Elf’ sequel

Dean Richards’ Entertainment Report

Will Ferrell attends the first annual “The Comedy Awards”, honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, in New York, on Saturday, March 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer)

Dean Richards, entertainment reporter for WGN, joined Bob Sirott to provide the latest news in entertainment. Todd Rundgren is skipping his Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. Will Ferrell turned down a sequel to Elf in which he would have made $29 Million. Plus, Dean shared his weekend entertainment picks!

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