- A man who narrates or coordinates a newscast in which several correspondents give reports.
- A man who is an anchor in a competition, such as a relay race.
- Ferrell next appeared in Elf (2003) and was seen in the 2004 films Melinda and Melinda, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy and Starsky & Hutch, as well as 2005's The Producers, Wedding Crashers, Bewitched and Kicking & Screaming.
- His father was an anchorman in Cincinnati, his aunt is the legendary singer and actress, Rosemary Clooney and his cousin is actor Miguel Ferrer.
- His role as Carrey's rival, anchorman Evan Baxter, provided as many scene-stealing moments as Carrey, which is no small feat.
- Rogen can also be seen in smaller roles in Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) and You, Me and Dupree (2006).
- Steve Carell was also a strong presence in the 2004 hit, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, starring Will Farrell.