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Stay Classy, Anchorman: Watch Will Ferrell Announce The Sequel On Conan

Photo of Caryn James By Caryn James | James on Screens March 29, 2012 at 12:12AM

Ron Burgundy – aka Will Ferrell - stopped by Conan O’Brien’s show last night to officially announce that Anchorman 2 has a greenlight. The sequel to 2004’s Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, was once intended for Broadway, but will appear on screen after all, reportedly with Paul Rudd and Steve Carell, who played Burgundy’s partners in action-news.
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Ron Burgundy – aka Will Ferrell - stopped by Conan O’Brien’s show last night to officially announce that Anchorman 2 has a greenlight. The sequel to 2004’s Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, was once intended for Broadway, but will appear on screen after all, reportedly with Paul Rudd and Steve Carell, who played Burgundy’s partners in action-news.

The original gave us the classic tag line, “Stay Classy, San Diego”  - really more than any anchorman can expect from a career.

But local news has become even more worthy of parody, so lucky for us there's more Burgundy to come. Here’s how Ferrell announced the sequel.

This article is related to: Will Ferrell, Conan O'Brien, Anchorman 2, Ron Burgundy, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, Television

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