The Afternoon Ticker: Ford, FBN, Carville

By Alex Weprin Comment

  • Legendary actor Harrison Ford has signed on to play a legendary news anchor in “Anchorman 2.” According to THR, Ford will play a Tom Brokaw-esque character. he also played a news anchor in 2010’s “Morning Glory.”

  • FBN is launching a week-long look at cyber-security today. Following the New York Times report on hackers breaking into government and company systems, the special programming dubbed “The Cyber Threat,” will feature guests who will talk about what we can do about it.

  • Our sister blog FishbowlDC reports that former CNN contributor James Carville may soon find a home on ABC and/or MSNBC. Details here.