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Watch The Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga Trailer 

Netflix has released the official trailer for David Dobkin’s forthcoming comedy film titled Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, featuring the titular duo as they try to make their childhood dreams come true. Starring Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams, the film will be available for streaming on Friday, June 26. 

When aspiring musicians Lars (Will Ferrell) and Sigrit (Rachel McAdams) are given the opportunity of a lifetime to represent their country at the world’s biggest song competition, they finally have a chance to prove that any dream worth having is a dream worth fighting for.

Eurovision focuses on Lars Erickssong and Sigrit Ericksdottir, two struggling Icelandic musicians who join the contest. Joining Will Ferrell (Elf, Blades of Glory) and Rachel McAdams (The Notebook, Game Night) are Pierce Brosnan (Mrs. Doubtfire, Mamma Mia!) as Erick Erickssong, Dan Stevens (Beauty and the Beast) as Alexander Lemtov and Demi Lovato (Camp Rock) as Katiana.

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga  is directed by Wedding Crashers director David Dobkin. In addition to starring, Ferrell co-wrote the script with Andrew Steele (Saturday Night Live), as well as produce alongside Jessica Elbaum for Gary Sanchez Productions with Adam McKay set as executive producer.

Eurovision revolves around the wildly popular and long-running international TV music competition The Eurovision Song Contest, which is a contest that began in Switzerland in 1956 with seven participating West European nations. This year 43 countries competed for the prize with Lisbon by Netta winning after performing the song “Toy.” ABBA and Céline Dion are among the former contestants who launched successful worldwide careers are their wins at The Eurovision Song Contest.

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Will Ferrell Performs Stand-Up Comedy As Ron Burgundy On 6 Late Night Shows In One Night

Anchorman star Will Ferrell performed stand-up comedy as his character Ron Burgundy on six different talk shows, coast to coast — all on Thursday night.

Just in time for the second season premiere of “The Ron Burgundy Podcast,” Ferrell appeared on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Late Night With Seth Meyers,” “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,” “The Late Late Show With James Corden,” “Conan” and “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.” During his visits the actor took to the stage with six completely different, but equally cringe-worthy comedy sets, Ron Burgundy-style.

The second season of “The Ron Burgundy Podcast” drops on Friday on iHeartRadio with its first guest, Sen. Kamala Harris.

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Will Ferrell’s Ron Burgundy Returns With A New Podcast

Even though it’s been nearly five years since Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues hit theaters, we’ll still be getting some more Ron Burgundy in the future. Will Ferrell is bringing back his Anchorman character for a new podcast: The Ron Burgundy Podcast.

The podcast will play into the characters… antiquated views, while he still fancies himself a hard-hitting journalist ready to tackle a new audience with a podcast. Even if he isn’t quite sure what a podcast is. At any rate, it’s Will Ferrell running wild with one of his most beloved characters.

The Ron Burgundy Podcast will premiere on February 7 on theiHeartPodcast Network, with new episodes dropping every Thursday.

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Watch The Holmes & Watson Trailer Starring Will Ferrell & John C. Reilly 

Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for the upcoming comedy Holmes & Watson, starring Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly.

Holmes & Watson also stars Hugh Laurie and Ralph Fiennes. Ferrell will play the 21B Baker Street sleuth, and Reilly will play Dr. Watson in this humorous take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic mysteries featuring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson.

Holmes & Watson is written and directed by Etan Cohen (Get Hard) the movie is set to arrive in theaters on December 21, 2018.

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Daddy’s Home Trailer Featuring Will Ferrell & Mark Wahlberg

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Paramount Pictures and Red Granite Pictures have released the new Daddy’s Home trailer. Opening in theaters on Friday, December 25th, the comedy stars Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg.

Daddy’s Home follows a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad to his wife’s two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling and freeloading real father (Wahlberg) arrives, forcing him to compete for the affection of the kids. Directed by Sean Anders, the film also stars Linda Cardellini, Thomas Haden Church and Hannibal Buress.

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Ron Burgundy Anchors New 2014 Dodge Durango Advertising Campaign

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The Dodge brand and Paramount Pictures have teamed up in a co-branded marketing collaboration that casts legendary news anchor “Ron Burgundy” as the new face of the new 2014 Dodge Durango as the automotive brand launches a multifaceted advertising and marketing campaign in advance of the holiday release of the upcoming film “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.”

Will Ferrell reprises his comedic role as Ron Burgundy, the boastful news anchorman in a robust campaign which debuted from Dodge, Saturday October 5th.

The co-branded promotional advertising campaign will span television, print, digital and social media. The new 2014 Dodge Durango arrives in dealerships in North America this month. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues releases nationally in theaters December 20, 2013.

 

 

 

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