2004 – Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Paul as Brian Fantana
Directed by: Adam McKay
Written by: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay
Produced by: Judd Apatow
Production year: 2003
Original release: July 9, 2004
Running time: 1 hour, 44 minutes
Other cast: Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Steve Carell
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Hotshot television anchorman Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) welcomes upstart reporter Veronica Corningstone (Christina Applegate) into the male-dominated world of 1970s broadcast news — that is, until the talented female journalist begins to outshine Burgundy on air. Soon he grows jealous, begins a bitter feud with Veronica and eventually makes a vulgar slip on live TV that ruins his career. However, when an outrageous story breaks at the San Diego Zoo, Ron may get a chance to redeem himself.