Will Ferrell returns to the role of Ron Burgundy in Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, which finds the popular San Diego television newsman pulling up stakes with co-host Veronica (Christina Applegate), his intrepid reporter Brian (Paul Rudd), overenthusiastic sports reporter Champ (David Koechner), and imbecilic weatherman Brick (Steve Carell) in order to move to New York City and launch the first ever 24-hour news network. Adam McKay, who directed the original, returns as well to helm this comedy to the next level.
The trailer, released last week, has already has over 8 million hits! The trailer for The Legend Continues makes an admirable go at getting everyone psyched to see Burgundy and friends back in action, be they taking bowling balls and scorpions to the head or trying to figure out the difference between vampires and homosexuals. Burgundy is sure to be on top form for this sequel.
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