I don’t know how to put this, but this is kind of a big deal…
Ferrell brought the announcement to the set in full costume, wearing Ron Burgandy’s classic red suit and was in full-swing with the anchorman’s obnoxious character, welcoming the audience with none other than his marvelous flute playing – and of course the hairstyle to go with it.
“I want to announce this to everyone in the Americas, to our friends in Spain, Turkey and the UK, including England,” Ferrell stated.
“That as of 0900 Mountain time, Paramount Pictures and myself, Ronald Joseph Aaron Burgundy, have come to terms on a sequel to Anchorman. It is official, there will be a sequel to Anchorman.
(source: MTV News)
The cast and crew are set for a full return, with the scripting currently underway. The sequel is set for filming in February 2013.
You stay classy, readers.