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Who is Adam Mckay?
Adam McKay is an American screenwriter, director, comedian, and actor. McKay has a comedy partnership with Will Ferrell, with whom he co-wrote the films Anchorman, Talladega Nights, and The Other Guys. Ferrell and McKay also founded their comedy website Funny or Die through their production company Gary Sanchez Productions.
- also known as Adam 'Ghost Panther' McKay, Aaron Zimmerman, Ghost Panther, McKay
- born on (47 years ago) in Denver
- ethnicity: Americans
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Screenwriter, actor, film director, comedian, television producer, television director, film producer
- Marriage with Shira Piven since
- parent of
- played Terry Cheveaux in "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby"
- "Enter the Fat One"
- "Girl Missing"
- "God Hates Cartoons"
- played Policeman in "Good Cop, Baby Cop"
- played Custodian #1 in "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy"
- played Dirty Mike in "The Other Guys"
- played Man without Glasses in "Step Brothers"
- played Custodian #1 in "Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie"
- films written:
- films produced:
- films directed:
- some of the nominations and awards:
- nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing - Variety Series - "Saturday Night Live" (Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program), with Jerry Collins, Robert Carlock, James Anderson, Tina Fey, Dennis McNicholas, Melanie Graham, Hugh Fink, Tony Daro, Steve Higgins, Tim Herlihy, Jim Downey, Erik Kenward, Lorne Michaels, Jerry Minor, Matt Murray, Jon Rosenfeld, Paula Pell, Michael Schur, Matt Piedmont, Barry Sobel, T. Sean Shannon, Robert Smigel, Andrew Steele & Scott Wainio
- nominated to WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series - Television - "Saturday Night Live", with Tina Fey, Robert Carlock, Jerry Collins, Tony Daro, Steven Cragg, Cindy Caponera, Ali Farahnakian, Kevin Brennan, J. J. Philbin, Hugh Fink, Tim Herlihy, Lorne Michaels, Richard Francese, Steve Higgins, Dennis McNicholas, Paula Pell, Matt Piedmont, Andrew Steele, Scott Wainio, T. Sean Shannon, Michael Schur
- nominated to WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series - Television - "Saturday Night Live", with Hugh Fink, Robert Carlock, Steve Higgins, James Anderson, Jim Downey, Tony Daro, Tina Fey, Melanie Graham, Dennis McNicholas, Jerry Minor, Jon Rosenfeld, Matt Piedmont, Lorne Michaels, Frank Sebastiano, Paula Pell, Erik Kenward, Matt Murray, Michael Schur, Scott Wainio, Robert Smigel, T. Sean Shannon, Barry Sobel, Andrew Steele
- nominated to Best Sports Movie ESPY Award - "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby"
- Best Sports Movie ESPY Award - "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby"
- nominated to WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series - Television - "Saturday Night Live", with Alex Baze, Jessica Conrad, James Anderson, Doug Abeles, Seth Meyers, Jim Downey, Rob Klein, Steve Higgins, John Lutz, John Mulaney, Erik Kenward, Colin Jost, Paula Pell, Lorne Michaels, Simon Rich, Marika Sawyer, Bryan Tucker, John Solomon, Andrew Steele, Jorma Taccone, Kent Sublette, Emily Spivey, Akiva Schaffer
- WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series - Television - "Saturday Night Live", with James Anderson, Doug Abeles, Jim Downey, Jessica Conrad, Alex Baze, Seth Meyers, Steve Higgins, Marika Sawyer, John Lutz, Colin Jost, Lorne Michaels, John Mulaney, Erik Kenward, Rob Klein, Akiva Schaffer, Paula Pell, Simon Rich, Andrew Steele, Bryan Tucker, Jorma Taccone, Kent Sublette, Emily Spivey, John Solomon
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by Salvatore Attardo
Talledega Nights (2006; Adam McKay, director), and The Hangover (2009; Todd Phillips, ...
by Vincent Terrace
Produced by Jessica Elbaum, Adam McKay, Chris Hency and Will Ferrell.
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Anchorman 2 The Australian Premiere
The Legend Continues
Photo credit: Eva Rinaldi Celebrity and Live Music Photographer
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