Harrison Ford is set to play a legendary newscaster in the Will Ferrell-led comedy sequel “Anchorman: The Legend Continues” at Paramount Pictures.
Ford will play a legendary newscaster (akin to Tom Brokaw) in the Adam McKay-helmed comedy which begins shooting this month in Atlanta.
Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, Christina Applegate, Kristen Wiig and David Koechner all star in the sequel which is due for release at the end of the year.
Ford previously played an anchorman in 2010’s “Morning Glory”. Combined with ‘Anchorman,’ Ford now has four films due out in 2013.