Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Former anchorman enjoys Ron Burgundy comparison – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sarasota Herald-TribuneThis 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.He’s Will Ferrell’s anchorBurlington County TimesFormer anchorman appreciates Ron Burgundy comparisonNew York Daily News“Anchorman” […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

“Anchorman 2” covers familiar turf effectively – Plattsburgh Press Republican

Plattsburgh Press Republican“Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” has aged gracefully since it opened in 2004, to the point that many now consider it a classic American comedy. The same crew is back for seconds in “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues,” and darned if they’re …Former anchorman appreciates Ron Burgundy comparisonNew York Daily NewsFilm hot […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

‘Hobbit’ keeps ‘Anchorman 2’ from a legendary debut – USA TODAY

USA TODAYRon Burgundy kept it classy, but Smaug kept it desolate. The fire-breathing dragon of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug held off Will Ferrell’s parody news team from Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, topping the weekend with $31.5 million, according …Box Office: ‘Hobbit 2’ Beats ‘Anchorman 2’ With $31.5 MillionHollywood ReporterBilbo Bags Burgundy at […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

‘Anchorman 2’ barely beats ‘The Hobbit’ sequel with $8.7 million on Friday: Box … – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyRon Burgundy won out by a mustache hair over those pesky hobbits at the box office Friday. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues brought in $8.7 million, while The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug earned an estimated $8.6 million. In the words of Burgundy …Box Office: ‘Anchorman 2,’ ‘Hobbit’ End Friday in Dead HeatHollywood Reporter‘Anchorman […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Review: ‘Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues’ – Tulsa World

Tulsa World“Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” didn’t make me laugh at its crude comedy quite like the first film, and it didn’t feature quote-worthy lines with that picture’s frequency, but “Stay classy,” moviegoers: This is a funny film. It’s easy to forgive shortcomings for …Christina Applegate on rediscovering Veronica Corningstone for ‘Anchorman 2’HitFixRon Burgundy takes […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Will Ferrell meets his Ron Burgundy inspiration – USA TODAY

USA TODAYRon Burgundy is having a renaissance with Anchorman 2, which opens Wednesday. So is the man who inspired the iconic character, Detroit anchor legend Mort Crim. The former WDIV-TV (Channel 4) newsman has been graciously handling a barrage of …‘Anchorman 2’: Compared to original, it’s kind of a bigger dealChicago Sun-TimesWill Ferrell rides Ron […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Ron Burgundy’s SportsCenter broadcast put off by ESPN in light of Jameis … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsESPN has been heavily promoting Thursday’s 6 p.m. SportsCenter, but it seems that has gone the way of the Leisure Suit and bushy mustache. The episode was was slated to be hosted by Ron Burgundy and Champ Kind, characters – played by comedic …ESPN Cancels Will Ferrell’s ‘SportsCenter’ Appearance as Ron BurgundyHollywood […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Will Ferrell Is A Real Life Anchorman! See Ron Burgundy’s Magnificent NoDak … – PerezHilton.com

PerezHilton.comIf 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 …Ron Burgundy explains meaning of ‘Winnipeg’ during […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Ron Burgundy shows his hate for Canada – Toronto Sun

Toronto SunRon Burgundy (Will Ferrell) waves to the crowd at the Canadian Olympic Curling Trials in Winnipeg, Man. Sunday December 01, 2013. (Brian Donogh, QMI Agency). Article. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error …‘Anchorman’ character Ron Burgundy co-anchors real newscastFox NewsWill Ferrell anchors North Dakota newscast as ‘Anchorman’ […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Will Ferrell anchors North Dakota newscast as ‘Anchorman’ Ron Burgundy – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsStay classy, Bismarck. Local news viewers in the North Dakota capital got a spirited surprise on Saturday night, when “Anchorman” star Will Ferrell joined their usual evening newscast as a guest anchor. Ferrell appears completely in character, including …Ferrell drops anchor in North DakotaPhilly.comComedian Will Ferrell brings laughs to serious competitionVancouver SunRon […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment

Ferrell drops anchor in North Dakota – Philly.com

Philly.comASSOCIATED PRESS Will Ferrell, in full Ron Burgundy style, helped open the Canadian curling trials. He even had a go at the “roarin’ game” himself. ASSOCIATED PRESS Will Ferrell, in full Ron Burgundy style, helped open the Canadian curling Gallery: …Ron Burgundy Anchors A Real Newcast In The Classiest Of Fashions [Video]Contactmusic.comWatch Ron Burgundy Anchor […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Zennie62 News

Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis To Present At 84th Academy Awards

Fresh off completion of shooting for The Campaign, Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis will present at the 84th Academy Awards on Sunday. Galifianakis was also in The Muppets, whereas Will Ferrell co-produces Eastbound & Down for HBO, where he plays Ashley Schaeffer, a car dealer. Galifianakis is making his first Oscars appearance. His other film […]