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Kristen Wiig May Woo Brick Tamland in Anchorman 2

WESTWOOD, CA - APRIL 28: Co-producer/writer/actress Kristen Wiig arrives at the Premiere of Universal Pictures’ “Bridesmaids” at the Mann Village Theatre on April 28, 2011 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images) Photo: Michael Buckner/2011 Getty Images

Kristen Wiig is reportedly being considered for Anchorman: The Legend Continues, according to TheWrap’s scoop. The extraordinarily in-demand recent SNL retiree would play love interest to Steve Carell’s Brick Tamland, flying boldly in the face of Tamland’s widely known, eminently quoted love affair with Lamp. We’ll cross our fingers nonetheless, simply because we didn’t realize anything could heighten our excitement about an Anchorman sequel until we imagined this pairing.

Kristen Wiig May Woo Anchorman 2’s Brick Tamland