Some new details regarding Anchorman 2 have been revealed!
Adam McKay has put out some details regarding the highly anticipated sequel, most importantly that there is going to be musical numbers.
The first Anchorman film had a musical number, and McKay has done musical numbers in Step Brothers and one that was cut from Talladega Nights.
He tells Indiewire, “We were going to do ‘Anchorman 2’ as a Broadway musical first, for like six months and then go shoot the movie.”
The film is set for a December 31, 2013 release, and some other details of the plot line will be the 24 hour news cycle.
He explains, “Even though it’s going to be a big silly movie, it’s all about the rise of the new media and 24 hour news cycle, and there’s a lot of interesting points to make about that while being silly.”