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R rated version of Anchorman 2 hits theaters for one week only

R rated version of Anchorman 2 hits theaters for one week only

By | February 25, 2014 at 9:25 am | 7 comments

I know it's been way too long since we've written anything about Anchorman 2. Well, you're in luck! By now, we're sure that you've seen the long-awaited sequel a dozen times. You might have even bought the $33 super-ticket, bought your favorite newscaster's favorite brand of...

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Will Ferrell’s production company starts division for female comedies, but does the label help or hurt?

Will Ferrell’s production company starts division for female comedies, but does the label help or hurt?

By | February 12, 2014 at 1:44 pm | 8 comments

News surfaced today that Gary Sanchez Productions – that’s Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Chris Henchy – will establish a production division in charge of developing female-centic movies. The new arm of the wildly successful company will be lead by Jessica Elbaum, who’s...

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Will Ferrell inks a deal with NBC

Will Ferrell inks a deal with NBC

By | January 18, 2014 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments

NBC continues to search for new long-term comedy solutions after the loss of 30 Rock Maybe Will Ferrell has the solution! The Peacock Network has ordered a comedy pilot from the comedy legend. The show, titled Mission Control, takes place in 1962 when a strong woman battles the...

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Will Ferrell teams up with Casey Wilson and June Diane Raphael

Will Ferrell teams up with Casey Wilson and June Diane Raphael

By | November 20, 2013 at 8:45 am | No comments

Former Happy Endings star Casey Wilson and NTSF:SD:SUV's June Diane Raphael will write a feature film for comedy giants Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. The foursome will produce the project for Ferrell and McKay's Gary Sanchez Productions. There's been no word on plot details other...

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It’s official: Kristen Wiig joins the cast of Anchorman sequel

It’s official: Kristen Wiig joins the cast of Anchorman sequel

By | February 5, 2013 at 10:12 am | No comments

With 318 days left until the sequel of Anchorman hits big screens nationwide, Saturday Night Live alum and Bridesmaids star Kristen Wiig has joined the cast of the most anticipated comedy flick of 2013. “Kristen Wiig is officially on board for Anchorman 2. Couldn't be more...

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Anchorman 2 will hit theaters one year from today

Anchorman 2 will hit theaters one year from today

By | December 20, 2012 at 10:05 am | No comments

One year from this very day, Ron Burgundy will once again loom larger than life on big screens across the country. That's right, folks. Paramount Pictures has a announced that Anchorman 2 has an official release date: Dec. 20, 2013. And all the key players of your favorite 1970s...

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Justin Theroux will direct, rewrite script for Will Ferrell and Steve Carell flick ‘Swear to God’

Justin Theroux will direct, rewrite script for Will Ferrell and Steve Carell flick ‘Swear to God’

By | August 11, 2012 at 6:13 pm | No comments

Although it had been assumed Adam McKay would direct the flick he's already producing, it turns out that actor, writer (and Jennifer Aniston's boyfriend) Justin Theroux will assume directing duties for the Warner Bros comedy, Swear To God, starring Will Ferrell and Steve...

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Seemingly dead Eastbound & Down will return to HBO for a fourth season!

Seemingly dead Eastbound & Down will return to HBO for a fourth season!

By | July 2, 2012 at 11:05 pm | 2 comments

Oh, hey. Remember all that talk months ago from Danny McBride about how he and Eastbound & Down co-creator Jody Hill wanted to go off and do other things instead of coming back to HBO for a fourth season? Well, forget you ever heard it. Eastbound & Down is coming back for a...

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Rob Riggle may get his own comedy series on HBO

Rob Riggle may get his own comedy series on HBO

By | May 16, 2012 at 10:13 am | No comments

Former Daily Show correspondent Rob Riggle is working on a project with HBO to produce and star in a comedy series, working with the team from The Other Guys. The as-of-yet untitled project, written by Adam McKay and Chris Henchy and executive produced by Will Ferrell and Mark...

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