This June 1994 photo shows Detroit newscaster Mort Crim. Comedian Will Ferrell has said the inspiration for his character in the “Anchorman” movies was Crim, who moved to northeast Florida in 1998 after retiring as a WDIV-V news anchor in Detroit.
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