IAR VIDEO: Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis Talk 'The Campaign'

Monday, 06 August 2012 13:35
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Opening in theaters on August 10th is the new comedy from director Jay Roach (Dinner for Schmucks) called The Campaign. The film is a political spoof that stars comedians Will Ferrell (Casa de Mi Padre) and Zach Galifianakis (The Hangover), as well as Dylan McDermott (TV's American Horror Story), Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses), Brian Cox (Rise of the Planet of the Apes), John Lithgow (Shrek), Dan Aykroyd (Ghostbusters), and Jack McBrayer (TV's 30 Rock). 

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had a chance to attend a special press conference for the film at The Grove in Los Angeles with Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis talking about The Campaign. In a debate-type setting, the two actors discussed their new film, their two characters, what their platforms would be if they ran for office, getting the "Latino Vote," and finally passing "Left on Red."

To watch our video of the press conference with Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis discussing The Campaign, please click on the vide player above. 

SYNOPSIS:

The film follows two rival politicians (Ferrell and Galifianakis) who are trying to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives. 

The Campaign opens in theaters on August 10th.


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