HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 09: Actor Will Ferrell performs onstage during American Film Institute’s 44th Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute show to John Williams at Dolby Theatre on June 9, 2016 in Hollywood, California. 26148_005 (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Turner)

Mariah Carey acted like a total diva and that caused them to cut her from the film.

 

Will Ferrell's Original Anchorman Script Was a Survival Film

Will Ferrell breaks down the plot of the original Anchorman script he and Adam McKay wanted to make and hints at why Mariah Carey's cameo was cut from The House. " Subscribe to Late Night: http://bit.ly/LateNightSeth " Get more Late Night with Seth Meyers: http://www.nbc.com/late-night-with-seth-meyers/ " Watch Late Night with Seth Meyers Weeknights 12:35/11:35c on NBC.