Adam McKay

Producer · Executive Producer · Actor
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Adam McKay is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, comedian, and actor. McKay served as head writer for the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live for two seasons. He directed Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), Step Brothers (2008), The Other Guys (2010), and Anchorman... read more

Adam McKay is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, comedian, and actor. McKay served as head writer for the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live for two seasons. He directed Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), Step Brothers (2008), The Other Guys (2010), and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013), all of which he co-wrote with his creative partner Will Ferrell. Together McKay and Ferrell have co-written and produced numerous TV series and films, and produced their comedy website Funny or Die and HBO's Eastbound & Down through their company Gary Sanchez Productions.

Born

Wednesday, 17 April 1968

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Actor Filmography

Actor Filmography

The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Hal Himself 2018
The History of Comedy Self 2017
21st Annual Critics' Choice Awards Himself 2016
73rd Golden Globe Awards Himself - Nominee 2016
Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon Himself 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Guest 2015
Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Self 2015
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self 2014
No, You Shut Up! Himself 2013
Larry King Now Himself - Guest 2012
CBS This Morning Himself 1992
Improv4Humans Himself 2011
The Other Guys Dirty Mike 2010
The Back Room Himself 2010
Funny or Die Presents... Roger 2010
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself 2009
Step Brothers Man without Glasses 2008
Good Cop, Baby Cop Policeman 2007
The Landlord the friend 2007
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Terry Cheveaux 2006
Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie Custodian 2004
Anchorman: The Legend Of Ron Burgundy Custodian 2004
Real Time with Bill Maher Self - Guest 2003
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Sidewalks Entertainment Himself - Guest 1994
20/20 Himself - Director (segment "My Oscar Journey") 1978
Saturday Night Live Dognapper 1975

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

Don't look up 2021
Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar 2021
The Menu 2021
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga 2020
Robbie 2020
Motherland: Fort Salem 2020
Untitled Lakers Project 2020
Live in Front of a Studio Audience: 'All in the Family' and 'Good Times' 2019
Hustlers 2019
Booksmart 2019
Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons' 2019
Dead to Me 2019
This Giant Beast That is the Global Economy 2019
Holmes & Watson 2018
Vice 2018
Succession 2018
Ibiza 2018
LA to Vegas 2018
The Social Life 2018
No Activity 2017
Daddy's Home 2 2017
I Love You, America 2017
The House 2017
I'm Sorry 2017
Oh Lucy! 2017
The Boss 2016
The Brothers Grimsby 2016
Daddy's Home 2015
Sleeping with Other People 2015
A Deadly Adoption 2015
The Chris Gethard Show 2015
Get Hard 2015
Bad Judge 2014
Welcome To Me 2014
The Yes Men Are Revolting 2014
Tammy 2014
The Spoils of Babylon 2014
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues 2013
Drunk History 2013
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2013
The Campaign 2012
Bachelorette 2012
The Dictator 2012
Casa De Mi Padre 2012
Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie 2012
Fully Loaded 2011
The Virginity Hit 2010
Big Lake 2010
The Other Guys 2010
Funny or Die Presents... 2010
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard 2009
Land Of The Lost 2009
You're Welcome America: A Final Night With George W. Bush 2009
Eastbound & Down 2009
Prop 8: The Musical 2008
Step Brothers 2008
Carpet Bros 2008
Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis 2008
Drunk History 2007
The Procedure 2007
Good Cop, Baby Cop 2007
The Landlord 2007
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby 2006
2019 Golden Globe Best Screenplay - Motion Picture Nominated
2019 Golden Globe Best Director - Motion Picture Nominated
2019 Oscar Best Motion Picture of the Year Nominated
2019 Oscar Best Achievement in Directing Nominated
2019 Oscar Best Original Screenplay Nominated
2019 Emmy Outstanding Drama Series Nominated
2019 Emmy Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series Nominated
2019 Emmy Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Nominated
2019 Emmy Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Nominated
2019 Emmy Outstanding Variety Special (Live) Won
2018 Emmy Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Nominated
2018 Emmy Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Nominated
2017 Emmy Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Nominated
2016 Golden Globe Best Screenplay - Motion Picture Nominated
2016 Oscar Best Achievement in Directing Nominated
2016 Oscar Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Won
2016 Emmy Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Nominated
2015 Emmy Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Nominated
2009 Emmy Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special Nominated
2001 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
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