The film is undoubtedly funnier when rehashing old jokes, though the comic performances are once again spot on. Steve Carrell as Brick Tamland is absolutely brilliant – he’s given more screen time in this film, and never fails to incite laughter. Ferrell, too, is ludicrous and hilarious as Ron Burgundy: the man’s comic timing is impeccable, and even if the jokes aren’t fantastic, the performances of the main characters are.
Deirdre meets writer/director Adam McKay on the red carpet for his Oscar-nominated hit The Big Short.
Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival has announced that Academy Award winning writer-director-producer Adam McKay will receive the Volta Award.