Casting: Applegate, Sandler, Vyalitsyna, Jane

Anchorman: The Legend Continues
Christina Applegate is confirmed to be returning as Ron Burgundy’s non-male co-anchor Veronica Corningstone in the upcoming “Anchorman” sequel.

The story of the comedy will deal with the birth of 24-hour news channels and its impact on our favourite San Diego news team. [Source: EW]

Three Mississippi
Adam Sandler is in talks to star opposite Will Ferrell in the comedy “Three Mississippi” at Warner Bros. Pictures.

Sandler will replace Mark Wahlberg in the tale of two rival families who have an annual tackle football game at Thanksgiving – with one family (Sandler’s) the perennial loser. [Source: Vulture]

A Good Day to Die Hard
Victoria’s Secret and Sports Illustrated model Anne Vyalitsyna has joined the cast of Fox’s “A Good Day to Die Hard”.

Bruce Willis reprises his role as John McClane in the Russia-set sequel, with Jai Courtney playing his estranged son Jack who try to protect the world from imminent disaster. [Source: Variety]

L.A. Noir
Assuming the series is picked up, “Hung” star Thomas Jane is in talks to join Frank Darabont’s new period drama series “L.A. Noir” on TNT.

Jane would play mobster Bugsy Siegel. Jane was not available to film the pilot which wrapped production over the weekend. [Source: The Live Feed]