Adam McKay

Say Whaaat? ‘Anchorman 2′ Trailer Features First Look at News Team and Kristen Wiig’s Character

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Say Whaaat? ‘Anchorman 2′ Trailer Features First Look at News Team and Kristen Wiig’s Character

The first trailer for Anchorman: The Legend Continues features our first look at footage from the film, including a 1980s version of the news team featuring Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, and David Koechner. »

Will Ferrell to Topline “Epic” Miniseries Parody for IFC

Monday, June 3, 2013
Will Ferrell to Topline “Epic” Miniseries Parody for IFC

Will Ferrell will star and produce The Spoils of Babylon, a miniseries parody for IFC in 2014. Kristen Wiig, Tim Robbins, and Jessica Alba will costar. »

John C. Reilly Rumored to be Filming ‘Anchorman 2′ Cameo Today

Thursday, February 28, 2013
John C. Reilly Rumored to be Filming ‘Anchorman 2′ Cameo Today

It is very likely that John C. Reilly is filming a cameo in the Anchorman sequel today, according to bits and pieces gleaned by Bleeding Cool. The website has uncovered a casting-call sheet for someone to act as a double for John C. Reilly. »

James Marsden Cast for Major Role in ‘Anchorman 2′

Friday, February 22, 2013
James Marsden Cast for Major Role in ‘Anchorman 2′

James Marsden has been cast in the Anchorman sequel, according to director Adam McKay. The actor reportedly will play a rival news anchor. »

Kristen Wiig Officially Confirmed for ‘Anchorman’ Sequel

Monday, February 4, 2013
Kristen Wiig Officially Confirmed for ‘Anchorman’ Sequel

Director Adam McKay confirmed the good news by tweeting "Just found out Kristen Wiig officially on board for Anchorman 2. Cannonball!" »

Judd Apatow Profiled on ‘60 Minutes’ / ‘This is 40′ Holding Steady at Box Office (Updated)

Sunday, December 30, 2012
Judd Apatow Profiled on ‘60 Minutes’ / ‘This is 40′ Holding Steady at Box Office (Updated)

60 Minutes is airing a profile of This is 40 director Judd Apatow tonight, and includes interviews with Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. At the box office, This is 40 has made $37 million total to date. »

‘Anchorman 2′ Release Date: December 20, 2013

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
‘Anchorman 2′ Release Date: December 20, 2013

Let me see if I can guess what you'll be doing 365 days from now? »

Kristen Wiig in Talks to Play Love Interest for Brick Tamland in ‘Anchorman 2′

Thursday, December 6, 2012
Kristen Wiig in Talks to Play Love Interest for Brick Tamland in ‘Anchorman 2′

Kristen Wiig is being considered for a role in Anchorman 2, according to The Wrap. Wiig would play the love interest for Steve Carell's character, Brick Tamland. »

‘Anchorman 2′ to Include Musical Elements, Numerous Cameos

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
‘Anchorman 2′ to Include Musical Elements, Numerous Cameos

Plans for the Anchorman sequel are cementing and director Adam McKay told The Playlist that the film will include "whole musical sequences." McKay is also lining up cameo roles for a "murderer's row" of comedians. »

‘Eastbound & Down’ To Return For Another Season

Monday, July 2, 2012
‘Eastbound & Down’ To Return For Another Season

After what was billed by all the creative principals as the final season, it is shocking to hear today that HBO has ordered eight new episodes of Eastbound & Down »