Son of a bee-sting, Anchorman is back! Will Ferrell has delighted Anchorman fans by confirming his comedy creation Ron Burgundy is returning for a second outing.
A follow-up to 2004 cult comedy Anchorman: The Legend Of Ron Burgundy, which starred Ferrell as the obnoxious 1970s newsman, has long been mooted, but Ferrell has finally admitted he is working on a sequel.
The actor appeared in character as Burgundy during an appearance on Conan O'Brien's America TV talk show on Wednesday to announce the news to fans.
He said: "As of 09:00 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. There will be a sequel.”
In celebration of this momentous occasion below are some of the best quotes from the legendary Ron Burgundy. Vote for your favourites and let us know your favourites in the comments below...
"I don't know how to put this but I'm kind of a big deal. People know me. I'm very important. I have many leather-bound books and my apartment smells of rich mahogany."
"You're so wise. You're like a miniature Buddha, covered in hair."
"What? You pooped in the refrigerator? And you ate the whole... wheel of cheese? How'd you do that? Heck, I'm not even mad; that's amazing."
"I'm gonna punch you in the ovary, that's what I'm gonna do. A straight shot. Right to the babymaker."
"Oh yeah, well where did you buy your clothes, the toilet store?"
Ron Burgundy: "You stay classy, San Diego. I'm Ron Burgundy?" Ed Harken: "Dammit. Who typed a question mark on the Teleprompter?"
"Ohh, it's the deep burn. Oh, it's so deep. Oh, I can barely lift my right arm 'cause I did so many. I don't know if you heard me counting. I did over a thousand."
"I saw that. Brick killed a guy. Did you throw a trident? Brick, I've been meaning to talk to you about that. You should find yourself a safehouse or a relative close by. Lay low for a while, because you're probably wanted for murder."
"I don't know what we're yelling about!"
"You're watching Channel 4 News with five-time Emmy award-winning anchor Ron Burgundy and Tits McGee."
"I love scotch. Scotchy scotch scotch. Here it goes down, down into my belly."
"It's so damn hot. Milk was a bad choice."
"Discovered by the Germans in 1904, they named it San Diego, which of course in German means a whale's vagina."
"Get out! Just go! We are through. Through! Because of your actions, you *scorpion* woman!"
"Gonna find my baby, gonna hold her tight / Gonna grab some afternoon delight / My motto's always been, "When it's right, it's right" / Why wait until the middle of a cold dark night?"
"The only way to bag a classy lady is to give her two tickets to the gun show..." [kisses his biceps]
[answers the phone in a very distressed manor] "Hello? Who's there, I'm talkin? Hello? Who is this? Baxter... is that you? Baxter! Bark twice if your in Milwaukee... Is this Wilt Chamberlain? Have the courage to say something! Hello?"
"Great Odin's raven."
[to Veronica Corningstone] "I'm gonna shoot you with a BB gun when you're not looking. Yep, back of the head."
"Son of a bee-sting."