Ballad of Ricky Bobby is the fictional story of a NASCAR
race car driver who rises to fame and then goes a little
crazy. The comedy stars Will Ferrell as Ricky Bobby
and also features John C. Reilly, Sacha Baron Cohen, Gary
Cole, and Leslie Bibb. The 2013 Talladega Nights
calendar is ripe with humor and photographs. The film
depicts Southerners as dumb and pokes fun at stock car
racing. Making a cameo in Talladega Nights is Dale
Earnhardt, Jr., one of the most popular drivers in NASCAR.
Products like this 2013 calendars are not included in the
gross, but even without it, the film made over $130 million
in the first four weeks of release. Ricky Bobby's wife
is played by actress Leslie Bibb.