Is Will Ferrell joining 'The Office'?
Could the funnyman replace Steve Carell?
Will Ferrell hinted to EW that his new character on The Office may stick around for longer than the previously announced four episodes. (Dunder Mifflin: Meet your new boss, Deangelo Vickers!) ”Yes, I’m taking over,” Ferrell says of his role, which he claims will be a ”regular, full-time gig.” Don’t celebrate just yet, Anchorman fans: Though Steve Carell’s replacement has not been named, show insiders say it’s unlikely that Ferrell — who has made as much as $20 million a movie — will commit to a full season. Stay tuned.