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‘Motherland: Fort Salem’: Witchcraft and Warfare Collide in Freeform’s Official Trailer

It was in March of this year that Freeform gave a 10-episode series order for Motherland: Fort Salem, an hour-long drama from Claw screator Eliot Laurence and executive producers Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Kevin Messick. Written by series creator/showrunner Laurence and directed by Steven Adelson, the series stars Ashley Nicole Williams, Jessica Sutton, Taylor Hickson, Demetria McKinney, and Amalia Holm. […]


‘Motherland: Fort Salem’: Freeform Orders “Combat Magic” Military Drama Series

In what would be the makings of a very cool “shared universe” with their popular mermaid-fantasy series Siren (one can always dream), Freeform has given a 10-episode series order for Motherland: Fort Salem, an hourlong drama from Claws creator Eliot Laurence and executive producers Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Kevin Messick. Written by series creator/showrunner […]

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Will Ferrell Unleashes ‘The Ron Burgundy Podcast’ Teaser

For those who can’t get enough antics of Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) through two “cinematic masterpieces” in the Anchorman films, you’re in for a treat. Ferrell reprises the character for The Ron Burgundy Podcast, which features two-12 episode seasons. The first premieres on February 7. The second is expected to air in mid-2019, according to […]

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Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Christmas Films (And Shows)

Everyone here at Bleeding Cool is caught up in the holiday spirit (yes all of us). With families and friends getting together over the next couple days, we figured we would make our picks and let you know not only what we are going to be watching with everyone, but our recommendations for what you […]

Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon’s Cord and Tish Return as 2019 Rose Parade Hosts

Not content with shattering ratings records and elevating the royal wedding coverage specifically — and broadcast journalism as a whole — with their coverage of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, “broadcast legends” Cord Hosenbeck (Will Ferrell) and Tish Cattigan (Molly Shannon) are returning to their WGA Award-nominated roots. Hosenbeck and Cattigan will “host” the 2019 Rose Parade live […]

Will Ron Burgundy ‘Stay Classy’ for New iHeartRadio Podcast?

Times are tough for Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) following his rise from the local news scene in San Diego into the 24-hour global news network, but he’s looking for a comeback in his new podcast on iHeartRadio Podcast Network in 2019. Burgundy’s exploits were documented in 2004’s Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy and 2013’s Anchorman 2: […]

‘Dead to Me’: Christina Applegate Returns to Television in Netflix Dark Comedy Series

After six years and a number of series and pilot offers, Christina Applegate (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy) is returning to television as lead and executive producer in Netflix’s half-hour dark comedy series Dead to Me. Written by showrunner Liz Feldman (2 Broke Girls), the 10-episode season is described as a “comedic Big Little Lies” that highlights a […]


Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon’s Cord and Tish Tackle ‘The Royal Wedding Live’ for HBO

Not content with shattering ratings records and elevating the quality of parade reporting specifically — and broadcast journalism as a whole — with their coverage of the 2017 Rose Parade for Amazon, “broadcast legends” Cord Hosenbeck (Will Ferrell) and Tish Cattigan (Molly Shannon) are returning to lend their unique perspective on a very royal affair. Hosenbeck […]


Will Ferrell, Molly Shannon Confuse, Anger Amazon Rose Parade Viewers

It looks like not every Amazon member was a fan of Cord Hosenbeck and Tish Cattigan’s major network debut as the co-hosts of this year’s Rose Parade. Strangely enough, that might just be a compliment in disguise. Saturday Night Live alums Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon‘s morning show host counterparts were tapped to host The 2018 […]

Amazon Sets Rose Parade, Philip K. Dick, and Doctor Who for January 2018

Not to be outdone, Amazon reminded viewers that there are more than just two streaming service giants and showed that they’re ready to hit the ground running in 2018 with a strong lineup of films, series, documentaries, and more. From Cord Hosenbeck (Will Ferrell) and Tish Cattigan (Molly Shannon) finally achieving their dream of covering the […]


No Activity: NSFW Trailer For Upcoming Will Ferrell/Adam McKay Comedy

No Activity: NSFW Trailer For Will Ferrell/Adam McKay Comedy From CBS All Access

Proving that a streaming service does not live on The Good Fight and Star Trek: Discovery alone, CBS unveiled the first red-band trailer for No Activity, the upcoming CBS All Access comedy series from executive producers Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Funny or Die. Developed and executive produced by Patrick Brammall and Trent O’Donnell (who […]

‘No Activity’: CBS All Access Comedy Adds Tim Meadows, Guest Stars

With the understanding that CBS All Access cannot live on Star Trek: Discovery alone (and maybe they listened to us over on Bleeding Cool Chatter), the new live/on demand streaming service is lining up some major names for its first original comedy series, No Activity, from Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Funny Or Die. Tim Meadows […]

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Ben Schwartz/Laura Moses Millennial Comedy Lands At CBS

CBS has emerged the winner in what was an intense bidding war over Things You Should Already Know, an ensemble single-camera comedy about millennials from Ben Schwartz (House Of Lies), Laura Moses, Will Ferrell and Adam McKay‘s Gary Sanchez Productions, and CBS TV Studios. Based on the upcoming illustrated guide to millennial dating by Schwartz and […]