After months and months of speculation on the sequel to 2004â€™s â€œAnchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy,â€ and official announcement has been made.
Actor Will Ferrell showed up as Ron Burgundy tonight on TBSâ€™ CONAN show. He made a grand entrance playing a flute and joked around with Conan Oâ€™Brianâ€™s looks.
And then he made the important announcement.
â€œAs of 0900 mountain time, Paramount Pictures and myself, Ronald Joseph Aaron Burgundy, have come to terms on a sequel to â€˜Anchorman,â€™â€ he happily announced on the show.
He continued, â€œItâ€™s official. There will be a sequel to â€˜Anchorman.â€™â€
In addition, Deadline confirmed the sequel will have Judd Apatow producing the project with Adam McKay writing and directing the film. Along with Ferrell, the original cast members Steve Carell, Paul Rudd and David Koechner are all set to return.
No other word on the release date, but thatâ€™s music to our ears.
Check out the announcement below on CONAN show.