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David Koechner talks 'Anchorman' sequel, return to Chicago this weekend

Excited for "Anchorman 2" and can't quite contain yourself until its 2013 release? A dose of cowboy hat-wearing Champ Kind from the first flick might tide you over until then. 

David Koechner of "Anchorman" and "SNL" fame performs stand-up shows at the Laugh Factory in Lakeview through Sunday. Before his first show Thursday night, Koechner stopped by RedEye to give us some hints on what to expect in the "Anchorman" sequel, unleash some news about ANOTHER possible Adam McKay sequel coming up and talk about his comedy training after college in Chicago. Watch the video above!

Go to the show:

Where: Laugh Factory, 3175 N. Broadway
When: Thursday and Sunday, 7:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Cost: $25-$35; laughfactory.com

 

 

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