Ferrell’s FunnyOrDie Strikes Deal With HBO

June 12, 2008

Will Ferrell and his partners have struck a deal with HBO to bring content from FunnyOrDie.com to the network...Hollywood (ChattahBox) – Will Ferrell and his partners have struck a deal with HBO to bring content from FunnyOrDie.com to the network.

HBO has reached a deal with FunnyOrDie.com and has purchased a small equity stake in the 2-year old company.

As part of the deal, HBO will be receiving 10 half-hours of programming from FunnyOrDie.

This is likely going to expand further as they could end up proving full shows and such for HBO, with its own unique brand of comedy.

The site features many popular videos such as those with baby Pearl and others. It garners over 3 million unique visitors each month.


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