Ferrell announces "Anchorman" sequel on Conan

Will FerrellSteve CarellConan (tv program)Paul Rudd

Will Ferrell announced that there will be a sequel to the hit comedy movie "Anchorman" on"Conan" Wednesday night.

"It's official, there will be a sequel to 'Anchorman,'" said Ferrell when he appeared in-character as newsman Ron Burgundy.

Ferrell's co-stars in "Anchorman: The  Legend of Ron Burgundy," Steve Carell and Paul Rudd, will return as Brick Tamland and Brian Fantana in "Anchorman 2," according to Deadline.com.

"Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" came out in 2004 and tells the story about a 1970's top-rated TV anchor, Ron Burgundy, and his struggle with his female co-workers.

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