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Steve Carell's original audition for Anchorman is fascinating and brilliant

Genius at work.

ANCHORMAN AFICIONADOS agree that Brick Tamland is without question the finest member of the Channel 4 news team.

He’s the man that invited us to a very special party.

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Rode a bear.

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And delivered the greatest sartorial smackdown of all time.

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Now, Paramount have re-released actor Steve Carell’s original audition tape for the role.

It’s been around for a while, but ahead of the Anchorman 2 release it’s a fascinating insight into Carell’s comedy. You can see the character taking shape before your eyes:

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A little piece of comedy genius at work.

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