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Synonyms for anchorman

a television reporter who coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents contribute

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I just cannot believe it Former NWT anchorman Gordon Burns
At the time of Anchorman 2's release, Ferrell described what it was like to work with Kanye.
He has included his short role in Anchorman 2, TV show Entourage and a small role in 'Love Guru'.
The winner's prize comprises a copy of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues on DVD, a copy of the Ron Burgundy Autobiography, an Anchorman 2 phone docking station and an Anchorman 2 moustache ice cube tray.
And yet, I have to say -- in my humble opinion, and with all standard caveats appended -- that Anchorman 2 isn't funny.
"Anchorman 2," the heavily-marketed sequel to the popular comedy about screwball Burgundy has grossed more than $125 million at the box office since its US release on December 18.
@CaraSpeakman Finally have been to see anchorman 2!
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, a comedy starring Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, and Paul Rudd, had been announced with great fanfare a full twenty months earlier.
Paramount held two slots in the top five over the weekend, with the comedies "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues,'' starring Will Ferrell, and "The Wolf of Wall Street,'' featuring Leonardo DiCaprio.
ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES (15) HIS WINE-RED suit resembles a pair of recycled Odeon curtains, the tache is pure Des Lynam and his attitude to race relations and members of the opposite sex is still not much further removed from Love Thy Neighbour crossed with Sid James.
How is that on 17 and not on the front page?" Although Anchorman 2 may take a moral stance on the subject of putting ratings ahead of real news, there is no danger of it taking itself too seriously - not in a movie which has Ron singing a ballad to a shark which then tries to make a Ron-wich out of him.
IN ANCHORMAN 2: The Legend Continues, big-haired, small-brained presenter Ron Burgundy accidentally kickstarts the dumbing down of global news.
Making a sequel to a cherished cultural totem is no easy business, but director Adam McKay and his muse Will Ferrell keep things very classy in "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," a modestly less quotable but generously funny new adventure for scotch-and-mahogany-loving 1970s newsman Ron Burgundy, here catapulted into 1980 and the dawn of the 24-hour news cycle.
The blonde toddler has bseen at home in Los Angeles with dad – musician Martyn LeNoble – while mum has been promoting her latest movie, outrageous comedy Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.
In the run-up to Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, the fictional blowhard TV newsman opines: "I can only imagine it's a charming documentary on the low-barometric pressure that often occurs in Ireland, resulting in various shades of overcast skies, as the Irish are known for having a strange obsession with their weather.