Good morning, AdLand. Here’s what you need to know today: As part of the ubiquitous campaign for the upcoming movie Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, liquor marketer Riviera Imports has released a Ron Burgundy-branded scotch called “Great Odin’s Raven Special Reserve.” In other Anchorman 2 promotional news (there is a […]
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 per cent boost in sales in October, Boston’s Emerson College renamed their communications school after him for a day, and he co-hosted the […]
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. You can watch the entire broadcast over at TSN, but here’s […]
For Halloween this year, Boise, Idaho sports anchor Paul Gerke read his entire segment on local college sports as Ron Burgundy, Will Ferrell’s gaffe-prone protagonist from the 2004 movie “Anchorman.” When video surfaced on the internet — of Gerke wearing a fake mustache and spouting Burgundy’s catch-phrases about leather-bound books […]
BOSTON (AP) — It’s kind of a big deal that Emerson College is changing the name of its school of communication. The college in Boston will rename the school — for one day only — the Ron Burgundy School of Communication on Dec. 4 to honour the fictitious television anchorman. […]
Will Ferrell’s been showing up in Durango car commercials to promote his “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues,” and now his Ron Burgundy character has an ice cream flavour. Ben & Jerry’s released a limited edition butterscotch ice cream with butterscotch swirl, appropriately named “Scotchy Scotch Scotch” — an ode to […]
The men of “Anchorman” are back in not one, but two hilarious trailers for the sequel filled with scorpions, Baxter, and a Jesus bus. Paramount released new domestic and international trailers for “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” today. This time, the crew is heading to Manhattan to conquer the Global […]
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Good morning, AdLand. Here’s what you need to know today: Chrysler is rolling out a new slate of commercials for the 2014 Dodge Durango that will star Will Ferrell as his Ron Burgundy character from the movie “Anchorman.” “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” is scheduled to be released in theatres […]
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[credit provider=”Getty”] After their hilarious Golden Globes presentation, Kristen Wiig has joined her former “Saturday Night Live” co-star Will Ferrell for the “Anchorman” sequel. Original cast members Christina Applegate, Paul Rudd, Steve Carrell and Dave Koechner will also be back for “Anchorman: The Legend Continues” due in theatres December 20. Robert De Niro cemented his hands […]
[credit provider=”Team CoCo” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrNA7RjU91I”] Ever since Will Ferrell confirmed Ron Burgundy will return to the news desk in a long-awaited sequel to 2004’s hit, we’ve been waiting for more news about “Anchorman 2.” Sure, we know the entire cast (including Christina Applegate) is returning and that Kristen Wiig is reportedly joining […]
[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwr-kQzPWO4&feature=related”] After the teaser trailers for “Anchorman 2” were released last week featuring an all-male cast, we can joyously confirm that Ron Burgundy’s love interest and co-anchor of “World News” Veronica Corningstone, will be back for round two.A spokesperson for Corningstone, aka Christina Applegate, confirmed to E! News […]