Kanye West Gets Cameo Role in "Anchorman 2"

By Josh Grossberg
|  Friday, May 10, 2013  |  Updated 4:36 PM EDT
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This just in! Kanye West is filming a fight scene with Ron Burgundy!

The rap superstar jetted to Atlanta earlier this week to film a cameo in the "Anchorman" sequel starring Will Ferrell.

Turning up on set at Woodruff Park downtown, West wore a wig and used a hockey stick for a weapon while appearing in an epic battle sequence reminiscent of the rumble between warring network anchormen from the original film.

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West is the latest celebrity to make a cameo appearance in the highly anticipated sequel, joining a who's who of stars including Harrison Ford, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Sacha Baron Cohen, Liam Neeson, Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, James Marsden, John C. Reilly and Jim Carrey.

Officially titled "Anchorman: The Legend Continues," the Adam McKay-directed comedy reunites Ferrell with costars Christina Applegate, Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, Fred Willard, Luke Wilson and Vince Vaughn with Kristen Wiig coming aboard to play the wife of Carell's character Brick Tamland.

It's slated for release on Dec. 20.

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