This photo provided by Paramount Pictures shows, actresses Meagan Good, left, and Christina Applegate, on the Paramount Lot in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. Good, Applegate, and Kristen Wiig star in “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues,” releasing in the US on Dec. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Copyright Paramount Pictures, Andrew Macpherson)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the eyes of legendary newscaster Ron Burgundy, arguably Will Ferrell’s most memorable character, this is a man’s world. But in “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues,” it wouldn’t be anything without a few saucy newsroom girls.
As one of the most anticipated comedies of the year, the sequel to Paramount’s “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” not only reunites Ferrell with Steve Carell, Paul Rudd and David Koechner, but Christina Applegate is back too — and she has reinforcements.
Reprising her role as anchorwoman Veronica Corningstone, Applegate returns with additional leading ladies: Kristen Wiig and Meagan Good. Wiig is receptionist Chani Lastname (pronounced Last-naw-may), the meek and kooky love interest to Carell’s peculiar Brick Tamland, while Good wreaks havoc as the brazen boss of Ron and his newsroom posse.
It’s been a decade since the original “Anchorman” released to mixed reviews. The formula seemed ideal: Choice comedic actors like Ferrell, Carell and Login to read more