Ferrell Confirms ‘Anchorman’ Sequel

Can America handle a second dose of Ron Burgundy? Will Ferrell announced on Wednesday that he will be making a follow-up to 2004's hit Anchorman, which grossed more than $85 million and firmly cemented the comedian as a bona fide movie star. Dressed in 1970s clothing, Ferrell said on Conan that Paramount Pictures agreed to make the sequel. “As of 0900 hours 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,” Ferrell said. The comedian didn't release any more details.