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The Funniest Ron Burgundy Quotes From 'Anchorman'

5/4/2016 3:14pm EDT
20 Hilarious Ron Burgundy Quotes From 'Anchorman'
Actor Will Ferrell has portrayed a colorful collection of characters over his long acting career but few have resonated over the years quite like Ron Burgundy. 'Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy' was a modest success when it hit theaters in 2004 but thanks in large part to YouTube, the film has gone on to become a cult classic with a large base of fans who can quote every line.

The humor of 'Anchorman' can be cheesy at times but intentionally so. There's just something about watching the character get away with saying things that could never be said in any workplace, regardless of what...

DVD Review: 'The Spoils Of Babylon'

3/15/2016 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'The Spoils Of Babylon'
Ready to tackle a sweeping epic all in the name of comedy? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD series "The Spoils of Babylon" out now from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We see if the spoils have humor below!

Title: "The Spoils of Babylon"

Grade: 2 1/2

Cast: Tobey Maguire, Kristen Wiig, Tim Robbins

Director: Matt Piedmont

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 138 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment


The Flick: More unfunny bits than hilarious ones, there is still some fun to be had within the wide walls of "The Spoils of Babylo...

Happy Birthday!

7/16/2015 7:00am EDT
Will Ferrell
Happy Birthday to:

Actor Will Ferrell (1967)

Actor Mark Indelicato (1994)

Big Time Rush singer James Maslow (1990)

Actress AnnaLynne McCord (1987)

Actor Andrew James Allen (1987)

Actress Katrina Kaif (1984)

Actress Jayma Mays (1979)

Jackass Chris Pontius (1974)

80s teen star Corey Feldman (1971)

Actor Daryl Mitchell (1969)

English musician Fatboy Slim (1963)

Actress Phoebe Cates (1963)

Lord of the Dance Michael Flatley (1958)

Actress Faye Grant (1957)

Actor Jerry Doyle (1956)

Police drummer Stewart Copeland (1952)

Actor Ruben Blades (1948)

Actor Richard LeParmentier (1946)...

Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig Made A Secret Lifetime Movie (Watch!)

6/12/2015 10:35am EDT
A Deadly Adoption
Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig have a new Lifetime movie in the works: "A Deadly Adoption." Seriously. According to CNN, the first teaser trailer for "A Deadly Adoption" has just been released online, and it looks as utterly insane as you'd expect. There's also very little to go on. Check the teaser out below.

In the clip, Ferrell stalks down a road in a bloody hoodie. We also see a woman barreling down at him in a car. There's a shot of Wiig leveling a gun in there, too. "We could have had everything," a hysterical Wiig narrates. "We could have had a happy life together. You were selfish...

Confirmed: Will Ferrell & Kristen Wiig's Lifetime Movie Is Airing This Month

6/3/2015 11:07am EDT
The Will Ferrell & Kristen Wiig Lifetime Movie Is Happening Afte
Despite reports that a made-for-television movie starring Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig movie had been scrapped this spring, it's been confirmed that the project is in fact happening. And the film will premiere later this month on the Lifetime network.

The Hollywood Reporter got first-hand confirmation of the upcoming broadcast of "A Deadly Adoption" via an enormous billboard on Hollywood Boulevard. Sources told the outlet that the film will air on June 20.

The pair will reportedly play a successfull couple in the made-for-television film. Their characters will care for a pregnant woman...

Rumor Patrol: Taylor Swift Relationship No Longer Secret & More

4/4/2015 11:01am EDT
Rumor Patrol: Big Ang Has Throat Tumor, Will Ferrell Dumps Krist
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

'MobWives' Big Ang Has Throat Tumor: Reportedly Angela Raiola went in for a routine checkup and found she had a tumor in her thoat the size of a lemon. The "Mob Wives" celeb reportedly did not know of the mass.

Verdict: True! According to TMZ's sources Angela was admitted to a Staten Island hospital where doctors will have to perform surgery to remove the tumor. Raiola was scheduled to begin shootin...

Will Ferrell And Kristen Wiig Team Up On Unlikely Project

4/2/2015 11:05am EDT
Kristen Wiig & Will Ferrell To Star In 'Campy' Lifetime Movie 'A
Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell are co-starring in a new film together, and no it's not going to be a big-screen, blockbuster comedy. It's going to be a thriller that airs on Lifetime.

Normally, people groan when they hear about Lifetime films. But one starring Wiig and Ferrell? It sounds awesome.

The pair will play a successfull couple in the made-for-television film, which is expected to air in early summer, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Their characters will care for a pregnant woman (Jessica Lowndes, "90210") under the pretense of adopting her baby. Of course, things don't go as ...

Awesome: Will Ferrell To Play For 10 MLB Teams In One Day

3/12/2015 12:43pm EDT
Kind Of A Big Deal: Will Ferrell To Suit Up And Play For 10 MLB
Stride of a champion. #FerrellTakesTheField

— Funny Or Die (@funnyordie) March 12, 2015

Will Ferrell is set to make baseball history today when he plays in five Major League Baseball spring training games in Arizona's Cactus League.

The actor is set to take the field to raise awareness for cancer research, and his feat will be chronicled for a special produced by website Funny Or in conjunction with HBO.

Ferrell will also be paying homage to former MLB player Bert Campaneris, who played every position on the field on September 8, 1965 -- and even pit...

SNL 40 Highlight: Will Ferrell Returns As Alex Trebek In A Classic New 'Jeopardy' Spoof

2/16/2015 5:26pm EST
Will Ferrell
Saturday Night Live pulled out all the stops for its 40th Anniversary Special on Sunday night, bringing back dozens of past cast members, hosts and musical acts.

Several classic recurring skits from the show were brought back, including Celebrity Jeopardy, which was one of the night's biggest highlights. Will Ferrell reprised his role as game show host Alex Trebek, while Darrell Hammond and Norm MacDonald returned with their legendary impressions of Sean Connery and Burt Reynolds, aka "Turd Ferguson."

Related: 10 Best Moments Of The 'SNL' 40th Anniversary Special

The classic trio was joi...

Will Ferrell, Jimmy Fallon And Kevin Hart Lip Sync Battle Is A Must See! (Watch)

2/2/2015 1:23pm EST
Lip Sync Battle
An epic lip sync battle between Jimmy Fallon, Kevin Hart, and Will Ferrell was the perfect way to end a Super Bowl evening.

The comedians took the stage on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" and staged one of the best lip sync battles ever to hit late-night television.

Fallon has become more famous for the hilarious games and sketches he frequently employs with his guests rather than the usual, old fashioned interviews. One of his most popular segments is the lip sync battle when he and a guest will take turns lip syncing their to a hit pop song.

Fallon, Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell san...

Will Ferrell Nails Cheerleader In The Face With A Basketball

1/22/2015 10:33am EST
Will Ferrell Nails Cheerleader In The Face With A Basketball (Wa
...For a movie, we should add. "Will Ferrell Nails Cheerleader in the Face With a Basketball..." for a movie.

But movie or not, the "Anchorman" star has still given one unlucky cheerleader a (probably) pretty sizable basketball-dimpled face bruise.

Ferrell's been filming his latest movie, "Daddy's Home," which recently included a trip to New Orleans' Smoothie King Center, for a surprise appearance in a Pelicans/Lakers game.

At halftime, Ferrell wandered onto the court to shoot a couple half-court shots- one of which, of course, is the fateful ball that slammed into so much cheerleader fa...

Celebrity Birthdays - July 16, 2014

7/16/2014 3:00am EDT
Will Ferrell
Happy Birthday to:

Actor Will Ferrell (1967)

Actor Mark Indelicato (1994)

Big Time Rush singer James Maslow (1990)

Actress AnnaLynne McCord (1987)

Actor Andrew James Allen (1987)

Actress Katrina Kaif (1984)

Actress Jayma Mays (1979)

Jackass Chris Pontius (1974)

80s teen star Corey Feldman (1971)

Actor Daryl Mitchell (1969)

English musician Fatboy Slim (1963)

Actress Phoebe Cates (1963)

Lord of the Dance Michael Flatley (1958)

Actress Faye Grant (1957)

Actor Jerry Doyle (1956)

Police drummer Stewart Copeland (1952)

Actor Ruben Blades (1948)

Actor Richard LeParmentier (1946)...

Will Ferrell Surprises US World Cup Fans In Brazil – What He Promises To Do To German Players

6/26/2014 12:40pm EDT
Will Ferrell
Will Ferrell is ready to play for the USA Men's National Team if they need him in Brazil.

The actor surprised fans at a rally in Recife, Brazil, where they were preparing for today's match against Germany. The national team will see themselves through to the tournament if they tie or win the match.

After getting pumped up by a superfan who goes by the name Teddy Goalsevelt, who captured America's attention when he cheered from the stands dressed up as Teddy Roosevelt during the team's game against Portugal, Ferrell suddenly appeared to speak to the fans.

"I am so honored to be playing ...

Top 10 Jimmy Fallon Tonight Show Moments So Far

5/25/2014 9:00am EDT
Top 10 Jimmy Fallon Tonight Show Moments So Far
Jimmy Fallon has taken late night television by storm since taking over the reins of The Tonight Show from Jay Leno this past February. One of the reasons Fallon has been so successful is that he is a master at creating moments on his show that go viral on the Internet for weeks and months to come. Fallon's so good at it, that's he's managed to get some well known Hollywood celebs to engage in behavior they otherwise would never even consider, all for our enjoyment and entertainment.

Here are 10 of our favorite moments so far from The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

Kevin Bacon Reprises...

Will Ferrell To Produce Animated 'Flintstones' Movie

5/8/2014 3:05pm EDT
Will Ferrell and production partner Adam McKay are working to bring The Flintstones back to the big screen.

The Hollywood Reporter says Warner Bros. and Ferrell's production company Gary Sanchez are involved in the creation of an animated film based on the 1960s cartoon. Chris Henchy, who co-wrote The Campaign, is working on the script.

The last time we saw the Flintstones was the live action film Viva Rock Vegas in 2000, which was critically panned and never recouped production costs. A previous live action film in 1994 made over $340 million worldwide.

In 2011, Seth MacFarlane attempte...

The Best Superbowl Ads From The Past 14 Years

1/28/2014 3:03pm EST
Career Builder Koala Punch
Ah, Super Bowl ads: the event within the event. It's the reason why non-sports fans take bathroom breaks during the game instead of the commercial breaks. Over the last ten years we've enjoyed ads that run the gamut from hilarious, to poignant, and to controversial. Here are the best Super Bowl Commercials Since 2000. In the interest of time, we'll be looking at one commercial per year.

EDS, Cat Herders, 2000

One of those commercials that's so good, you forget what it was advertising. Don't worry about EDS, though - they got bought by HP.

Gatorade, MJ vs. MJ, 2001

This is such a go...

NBC Picks Up Will Ferrell's Anchorman-esque T.V. Sitcom 'Mission Control'

1/16/2014 11:48am EST
Will Ferrell's latest Anchorman-inspired comedy project has been picked up for a pilot by the honchos at NBC network.

The 46 year-old comedian and his longtime producing partner Adam McKay are hoping to find success on network TV with their new series, Mission Control.

The sitcom is described as a "workplace ensemble in the tone of Anchorman (which) examines what happens when a strong woman butts heads with a macho astronaut in the race to land on the moon."

McKay, who also directed both Anchorman films, will serve as the show's executive producer along with Ferrell and It's Always Sun...

Will Ferrell Wears A Crazy Money Suit To 'Spoils Of Babylon' Premiere

1/8/2014 8:31am EST
Will Ferrell
Will Ferrell has finally dropped his "Anchorman" persona, but that doesn't mean he's acting like a regular guy again.

The actor donned an unusual money suit to the Los Angeles "The Spoils of Babylon" mini series premiere on Tuesday. But his ensemble was rather appropriate for the event he was promoting.

The IFC series stars Ferrell, Tobey Maguire, Kristen Wiig, Jessica Alba, and other celebrities and spoofs epic mini series that dominated the television landscape in the 1970s and 80s.

It debuts on Jan. 9.

Ferrell also voices a character in the upcoming "The Lego Movie," which centers on...

The Most Anticipated Films Of 2014, Part One

1/1/2014 9:03am EST
Dumb and Dumber
No more new films will be released in 2013 - but there's no need to fret! Check out why we're hyped (and why we're worried) for these highly-anticipated 2014 films:

Dumb And Dumber To

Why We’re Hyped: The Farrelly Brothers, Jim Carey, and Jeff Daniels would only do the film if everyone was involved.

Why We’re Worried: When’s the last time the Farrelly Brothers made a good movie? Will Jim Carrey alienate half of his audience on Twitter – again?

The Expendables 3

Why We’re Hyped: Antonio Banderas, Harrison Ford, Mel Gibson and Kelsey Grammer join the ridiculous cast for another go at...

Will Ferrell On Possible Elf Sequel: 'Absolutely Not'

12/20/2013 9:02am EST
Ebenezer Scrooge
The war on Christmas continues, Will Ferrell has refused to star in a sequel to the joyful holiday classic Elf.

The 46 year-old comedian thinks he is too old to dress like an elf once again and would look "pathetic" in costume if he reprised his role for a sequel to the spiritually uplifting 2003 comedy in which he starred as Buddy Hobbs.

Talking on talk show Watch What Happens Live, Ferrell said: "Absolutely not ... I just think it would look slightly pathetic if I tried to squeeze back in the elf tights; Buddy the middle-aged elf."

The holiday movie was one of his first in a starring r...

Steve Carell Proclaims Will Ferrell Is 'Almost Impossible' To Work With

12/12/2013 12:07pm EST
Steve Carell
Steve Carell found working with Will Ferrell "almost impossible" because he's so funny.

Carell didn't hesitate to sign up for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as he had the "best fun" ever working on the original film, but struggled to keep his composure while filming some of the hilarious scenes.

Speaking to BANG Showbiz at the premiere of the new comedy in London, the former The Office star said: "There's a scene we did in a lighthouse with Ron and it's probably the scene I laughed the hardest at. Will was so especially funny that day, it was almost impossible to get it [the scene] don...

Ron Burgundy Delivers Pearls Of Wisdom At Emerson College Press Conference

12/6/2013 8:26am EST
Philip Glenn, Ron Burgundy, Lee Pelton, and Muna Munchien at pre
For a fictional character, Will Ferrell's anchorman alter ego Ron Burgundy has been very busy lately. Burgundy recently became a spokesman for Dodge, received his own Ben and Jerry's flavor, anchored a newscast in South Dakota, AND had Emerson College's School of Communication named after him.

That's right, in case you missed it, Emerson announced that they would be honoring Burgundy's achievements in journalism by renaming their School of Communication the "Ron Burgundy School of Communication" for a whole day. To accept the honor, Burgundy himself appeared at Emerson for a press confere...

Ron Burgundy Interviews Peyton Manning On ESPN, Asks About His Lack Of A Moustache

12/4/2013 1:03pm EST
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Ron Burgundy is headed to Bristol this Friday to anchor an edition of ESPN’s SportsCenter with co-anchor Champ Kind, and the network has offered a glimpse at what we can expect.

In the clip below Will Ferrell interviews Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning – in-character as Ron, of course. It’s one of the multiple appearances from Ron in the media to lead up to the release of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.

In the interview, Ron finds in amazing and improbable that Peyton has found so much success in the NFL without growing a moustache, and asks him why he doesn’t see the need t...

Ron Burgundy Anchors Bismarck, North Dakota Newscast –Watch!

12/1/2013 6:07pm EST
Will Ferrell as Ron Burgundy
Ron Burgundy gave the people of Bismarck, North Dakota the news last night.

Will Ferrell starred as the Anchorman 2 character for the entirety of a 30-minute broadcast on KX News, a North Dakota affiliate for CBS.

Burgundy reported several local stories such as a trash fire in a parking lot, a coat for travellers that want to carry-on their belongings on a flight, and “No Shave November.”

You can check out the video of his newscast above, although Ferrell plays it pretty straight – so don’t expect any wild antics from the comedian. However, if you ever wanted to see a real news show fe...

Ron Burgundy And Robin Thicke To Film Music Video Together

11/26/2013 8:53am EST
Ron Burgundy
Crooner Robin Thicke is filming a music video with Anchorman character Ron Burgundy.

The 36 year-old singer and Will Ferrell's legendary "newsman" have already recorded a cover of Christopher Cross' smash hit Ride Like The Wind for the film's soundtrack.

Now, sources say they want to make a video to promote the song but are struggling to find the time.

An insider told the New York Post's Page Six: "Everyone's on board for a proper music video, but Will's concerned about his schedule."

The insider says he fears Ron Burgundy will be overexposed but would like Robin to join him on one of h...

Ron Burgundy Calls Toronto Mayor Rob Ford An 'Outstanding Individual'

11/21/2013 12:21pm EST
Ron Burgundy sings Toronto mayor Rob Ford's Theme song
Canada's troubled Toronto mayor Rob Ford has a new ally: Ron Burgundy.

Will Ferrell made an appearance in character as the San Diego newsman on Conan O'Brien's show Wednesday night, revealing that he's a big supporter of his "dear friend" Rob Ford, who is, according to Burgundy, "an outstanding individual."

Burgundy then joined Conan's band to sing Ford's 're-election campaign song' -- Loverboy hit "Working for the Weekend."

The accomplished jazz flautist even threw in a flute solo for good measure.

Loverboy, of course, hail from Calgary, Alberta.

The Toronto mayor has come under fire ...

Emerson To Rename School After Ron Burgundy

11/18/2013 4:03pm EST
Will Ferrell as Ron Burgundy
Ron Burgundy is coming to Emerson - and not just in name.

The Associated Press reports Emerson College will be changing the name of its communications school to the Ron Burgundy School of Communication on December 4. Will Ferrell will appear at the college in character as Ron Burgundy for several events over the course of the day.

Ron will be holding a news conference about the new name of the school and will take part in the naming ceremony. Will Ferrell will then "return" to talk about the film and introduce a screening of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.

Burgundy has become somewhat...

Kate Hudson, Kate Beckinsale & More Stars Sizzle At LACMA Art + Film Gala - See The Pics!

11/4/2013 2:00pm EST
Kate Hudson
Tons of celebrities stepped out to honor Martin Scorsese at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Art + Film Gala on Saturday.

The filmmaker was recognized for helping the museum during the financial crisis of 2007 and 2008 and for his work on film restoration.

Several stars feted the guest of honor. Kate Hudson looked incredible in a cream colored Gucci gown with a silver sparkling plunging neckline. Kate Beckinsale also looked fab in a light blue, sequined strapless dress.

Leonardo DiCaprio posed with Scorsese, looking dapper in a navy blue suit.

Fergie showed off her post-baby...

Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Introduces Limited Batch Of Ron Burgundy's Scotchy Scotch Scotch

10/23/2013 11:57pm EDT
Ben & Jerry's Scotchy Scotch Scotch
Great Odin's raven! Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream has paid tribute to fictional San Diego newscaster Ron Burgundy with his own flavor: Scotchy Scotch Scotch.

The new flavor is just in time for the release of two new trailers that were released this week for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, which arrives in theaters December 20.

“Scotchy, Scotch, Scotch is a delicious ice cream and I hope Ben and Jerry consider my other suggestions: Malt liquor marshmallow, well liquor bourbon peanut butter, and cheap white wine sherbet.” Burgundy (Will Ferrell) said via press release.

The new flavor has no l...

Watch The Amusing New Trailer For 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues'

10/23/2013 8:22am EDT
Anchorman 2
"From deep in the hinterlands to the greatest metropolis on earth, they came in to reclaim the glory they once knew..."

Ron Burgundy and his news team head to New York City in the new trailer for "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues." The clip begins with an unexpected death, but don't worry, your beloved characters are all back for the anticipated sequel.

Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, David Koechner, Christina Applegate, Meagan Good, and Kristen Wiig all make appearances in the film, which hits theaters on Dec. 20.

The crew joins GNN (Global News Network), and of course crazy antics ensue.