In "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," San Diego's top news man Ron Burgundy is back. The fame and fortunes of the Channel 4 News Team came and went with the '70s, leaving them disbanded and at rock bottom. But now it's the '80s and they are being recruited to the nation's first 24-hour news station, giving them an opportunity to get back on top and bring their 70s swagger back to the airwaves.
"Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" is a 2013 American comedy film from writer/director Adam McKay and writer/producer Will Ferrell. This film reprises the roles of news anchor Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell), co-anchor Veronica Corningstone (Christina Applegate), weatherman Brick Tamland (Steve Carell), sportsman Champ Kind (David Koechner) and field reporter Brian Fantana (Paul Rudd). "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" is a sequel to the 2004 hit comedy "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy."
If you loved "Anchorman 2" but thought it would be even better if it was much longer and cruder, you're going to get exactly what you want next week. A new cut of the movie boasting a significantly longer run time and a new rating begins a limited run in theaters next week.