Molly Shannon and Will Ferrell Will Provide Live Coverage of 2018’s Rose Parade for Amazon
Amazon is teaming up with Funny or Die, Will Ferrell, and Molly Shannon for this year’s Rose Parade on New Year’s Day. The Saturday Night Live alums will provide live coverage of the parade this year for the streaming network in character in a special event called The 2018 Rose Parade Hosted by Cord & Tish. As Deadline reports, Ferrell’s character Cord Hosenbeck is a “frequent television and radio host dedicated to physical and mental wellness” who has “authored over thirty books on subjects ranging from diet to dressing for success,” while Shannon’s character Tish Cattigan is described as a former Miss Arizona who “has written books about relationships, co-dependency, marriage and wellness” and is “also known for her two-show stint as assistant D.A. Keller on L.A. Law.” Check out a promo above for the coverage, which streams live on Amazon Prime Video starting at 11:00am on New Year’s Day.