Who's the Best Comedian Turned Serious Actor?

If you're a fan of goofball Will Ferrell movies like "Blades of Glory" and "Wedding Crashers," his new flick might not be for you.

"Everything Must Go," which hits theaters next month, was a Toronto Film Festival selection -- in other words, if you want to see Ferrell play yet another moron, you're better off sticking with Netflix. 

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The film is about an alcoholic who decides to sell all of his possessions after he's laid off from his job. 

And while it has a touch of comedy, it's closer in spirit to Ferrell's first stab at a "serious" role, "Stranger Than Fiction," for which he received a Golden Globe nomination in 2006.

Let us know: Who's the best comedian turned "serious" actor?