What if Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues doesn’t exist? All the trailers, all the Ron Burgundy appearances, all the delicious ice cream — THAT’S the movie, and we’re all the stars. Woah. That would be the greatest gag Will Ferrell ever pulled. As long as he makes the reveal after Great Odin’s Raven Special Reserve is in my mouth.
Actor and comedian Will Ferrell made his latest appearance as anchorman Ron Burgundy on Saturday night when he dropped by KXMB-TV in Bismarck to co-anchor a news broadcast. The black empty spots are where the commercials were. Ferrell starred in 2004?s “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” and has been popping up in character to [...]
Will Ferrell showed up as Ron Burgundy on a KXMB newscast in Bismarck, North Dakota on Saturday night. -Deadspin Better Call Saul co-creator Peter Gould spoke a bit recently about what the show will look like, remaining vague but also mentioning that he’s been “spending time in courtrooms for research.” And it’s like, what, was the library full [...]
Proving once again that no one can do eerie deadpan by turns amusing and oddly creepy better than he can, Will Ferrell appeared (without fanfare or explanation) in-character as Ron Burgundy to co-host KXMB news broadcast this weekend in Bismark, North Dakota. Of course, the real reason for such a move is to create news [...]
If you are not aware of the impending release of Will Ferrel’s ‘Anchorman 2? then you probably aren’t reading this post becasue it would mean that you are off the grid. In other words, promotions for this movie are all over the freakin’ place. This will be a case study in how to (or maybe […]
If you thought Ron Burgundy's comeback tour was limited to the big screen, you were sorely mistaken! As it turns out, Will Ferrell's most iconic film character this side of Buddy the Elf — OMG, can we get that sequel, too? — magically beamed himself into a few living rooms on Friday! The amazeballz Anchorman star donned [...]
The extensive marketing campaign for "Anchorman 2" rolled on last night when Will Ferrell (as Ron Burgundy) joined the TSN broadcast booth during the Canadian Olympic curling trials in Manitoba. He served as guest commentator for a half hour. Show More Summary
Remember last week when we told you Ron Burgundy (i.e., Will Ferrell) would be announcing a major Canadian curling competition for TSN on December 1? Well, yesterday was December 1, and it all went down pretty much the way you would have imagined: hilariously. Of course, if you don’t live in Canada then you don’t […]
In an extended bit of viral marketing, Will Ferrell anchored an entire real-life newscast on Saturday night in Bismarck, North Dakota as his Anchorman character Ron Burgundy. His real-life co-anchors often struggled to keep a straight face. The AP reports:...
Ron Burgundy (a.k.a. Will Ferrell) continued his glorious "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" press tour this weekend at Canada's Tim Horton's Roar of the Rings Olympic curling trials.
Summary: Melissa McCarthy has done it again! From TV star to movie star to ad star. The Trifecta! And deservedly so! She is terrific! Unlike Will Ferrell as Ron Burgundy, who really aren't the target audience for Chrysler, Melissa's character is perfect for Old Navy. Show More Summary
Paramount can’t claim Will Ferrell didn’t go the extra mile to promote his upcoming sequel Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. The comedian has been popping up in character in the strangest locations… none more strange than Bismarck, North Dakota, where he helped co-anchor the weekend news on KXMB (with no real explanation). Show More Summary
(YouTube link) Will Ferrell has been busy promoting the movie Anchorman 2 by appearing here and there as Ron Burgundy. He showed up during the holiday weekend doing the local news at KXMB in Bismarck, North Dakota. Now he's in Canada. Show More Summary
"I am the Lady Gaga of comedy"
KX News in Bismarck, N.D., saw an on-air shakeup Saturday night when a fresh face joined the KXMB news desk. "Anchorman" star Will Ferrell brought his polyester-clad character, Ron Burgundy, along for a real anchor role.Ferrell-as-Burgundy...Show More Summary
The marketing department for the upcoming “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” is working overtime. In addition his Dodge ads and various in character appearances on talk shows, Will Ferrell gave viewers of Bismarck, ND, CBS station KXMB...Show More Summary
The lucky local anchor who got to sit next to Will Ferrell's Ron Burgundy for a full 30 minutes Saturday night when the Anchorman character took over Bismarck, North Dakota's KXMB newscast sat down with CNN's Brooke Baldwin Monday to discuss the surreal experience.
Will Ferrell has been relentlessly promoting his upcoming film "Anchorman 2" as his news anchor persona Ron Burgundy. His Dodge Durango commercials gave the SUV a 60 percent boost in sales in October, Boston's Emerson College renamed their communications school after him for a day, and he co-hosted the Canadian curling trials Sunday night. Show More Summary
There's almost been too much promotion for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, but honestly, each appearance of Ron Burgundy is so funny that we're really not tired of the hype machine just yet. In fact, as long as Paramount PicturesShow More Summary