Big news for fans of the comedy classic Anchorman – Will Ferrell has officially announced plans for Paramount to produce a sequel to the film, 8 years after the original one was released.

At this stage there aren’t a whole lot of details, but Adam McKay will return to direct and co-write the script with Ferrell. See Will, dressed as Ron Burgundy, make his grand announcement during a surprise appearance on the Conan O’Brien show:

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