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Anchorman 2 to get musical sequence

Anchorman 2 to get musical sequence

Nov 13 2012, 10:01am CST | by

'Anchorman 2' co-writer and director Adam McKay has revealed the movie will feature a musical spectacular.

'Anchorman 2' will feature a musical spectacular. Plans are underway for the long-awaited sequel - which stars Will Ferrell as San Diego newsman Ron Burgundy - and co-writer/director Adam McKay is...

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Anchorman 2 to get musical sequence

Nov 13 2012, 10:01am CST | by

'Anchorman 2' co-writer and director Adam McKay has revealed the movie will feature a musical spectacular.

'Anchorman 2' will feature a musical spectacular.
Plans are underway for the long-awaited sequel - which stars Will Ferrell as San Diego newsman Ron Burgundy - and co-writer/director Adam McKay is looking forward to getting the cast singing and dancing.
He told The Playlist: ''The music sequences we have done - we did 'Afternoon Delight' in 'Anchorman', Adam Scott and his family singing 'Sweet Child O' Mine' in 'Step Brothers', we did a whole song for 'Talladega Nights' that got cut out, a big, big musical number - we always do it live on the set.
''And my thing is, if the actors get freaked out, don't sweat it, we can always re-record it later. And every time we've done it, we end up using the live track from the recording. We'll probably do it the same way in this.
''This one might have a little more movement in it, and the only problem with that is the actors get winded.''
Adam also expressed his determination to share the humour in the script throughout all the cast members.
He said: ''We're talking about, for 'Anchorman 2', creating a murderer's row of the best day players ever. Like having every single one line or three-line role, just be someone we just love. Someone like Ian Roberts or Rob Huebel or Paula Killen - just making sure every day player is a homerun.''
Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, David Koechner and Christina Applegate are all signed up to appear in the sequel, which is scheduled for release next year.

 
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TWC Acquires April Prosser Script ‘Plus One’

Oct 23 2014 10:09am CDT | Source: Deadline

The Weinstein Company acquired rights to Plus One, the April Prosser scripted comedy that is being produced by Gloria Sanchez Productions, the division of Gary Sanchez Productions dedicated to female-driven film and TV projects. Jessica Elbaum, Will Ferrell and Adam McKay are lead producers. Prosser's script The One That Got Away made the 2012 Black List and got bought by Amazon Studios. Julie Rapaport and Melissa Wells will oversee Plus One for TWC. The script is about ...
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André Benjamin on the Experience of Playing Hendrix in 'Jimi: All Is By My Side'

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Adam McKay and Seth Rogen Team for New Comedy

Sep 18 2014 3:00pm CDT | Source: slash film

Some very funny people are about to join forces. Adam McKay is set to direct an untitled comedy written by Ben Schwartz for Will Ferrell‘s Gary Sanchez Productions, with Seth Rogen attached to star. Schwartz will also co-star. In addition to starring, Rogen will produce alongside his usual partner Evan Goldberg. Hit the jump for more details on the new Adam McKay Seth Rogen comedy. THR reported the news. N ...
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5 weeks ago

Seth Rogen, Adam McKay, and Ben Schwartz Teaming Up on New Comedy

Sep 18 2014 1:18pm CDT | Source: Collider

A formidable comedy trifecta is taking shape for a new comedy film.  Gary Sanchez Productions, Point Grey Pictures, and Good Universe announced today that they have acquired an untitled comedy pitch from actor/writer Ben Schwartz (House of Lies, Parks and Recreation), with Seth Rogen attached to star and Anchorman and Step Brothers helmer Adam McKay onboard to direct.  Schwartz will also co-star in the film, with Rogen noting, “ ...
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5 weeks ago

Adam McKay, Seth Rogen Board Ben Schwartz Untitled Comedy

Sep 18 2014 12:27pm CDT | Source: Deadline

Gary Sanchez Productions, Point Grey Pictures, and Good Universe have pre-emptively bought an untitled comedy pitch from Parks and Recreation's Ben Schwartz, with Adam McKay attached to direct and Seth Rogen attached to star. Plot details are under wraps, but Schwartz, who won an Emmy for co-writing Hugh Jackman's Oscars opening number, will also co-star. Rogen, Evan Goldberg, and James Weaver will produce for Point Grey alongside Will Ferrell, McK ...
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