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Adam McKay

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 15 films, with $878,869,389 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #233)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (Director), Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (Screenwriter), Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (Character Creator), Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (Producer), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Terry Cheveaux (Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby), Custodian (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy), Dirty Mike (The Other Guys)
Most productive collaborators: Will Ferrell, Chris Henchy, Jimmy Miller, John C. Reilly, Kevin Messick

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$119,219,978$51,716,492$170,936,470
(Unclassified)1$148,213,377$14,657,148$162,870,525
Cameo1$84,136,909$5,339,356$89,476,265
In Technical RolesProducer15$571,899,011$306,970,378$878,869,389
Director7$579,391,764$144,546,043$723,937,807
Screenwriter6$579,391,764$144,546,043$723,937,807
Executive Producer5$209,597,394$168,608,946$378,206,340
Story Creator2$177,277,297$28,984,282$206,261,579
Character Creator1$127,352,707$44,833,047$172,185,754
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
8/6/2010 The Other Guys Dirty Mike  $35,543,162 $119,219,978 $170,936,470 $100,000,000
8/4/2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Terry Cheveaux  $47,042,215 $148,213,377 $162,870,525 $73,000,000
7/9/2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Custodian  $28,416,365 $84,136,909 $89,476,265 $25,000,000
Movies: 3Totals: $351,570,264$423,283,260 
  Averages:$37,000,581$117,190,088$141,094,420$66,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2017 The Big Short Screenwriter, Director   $0 $0  
12/31/2016 The House Producer   $0 $0  
4/8/2016 Michelle Darnell Producer   $0 $0  
12/31/2015 Henchmen Executive Producer   $0 $0  
12/31/2015 Untitled Adam McKay Seth Rogen Comedy Producer, Director   $0 $0  
8/21/2015 Sleeping with Other People Producer   $0 $0  
5/1/2015 Welcome to Me Producer $38,168 $625,727 $625,727  
3/27/2015 Get Hard Producer, Story Creator $33,803,253 $90,369,551 $106,469,551 $40,000,000
11/20/2014 The Yes Men Are Revolting Executive Producer   $40,009 $40,009  
7/2/2014 Tammy Producer $21,577,049 $84,525,432 $92,025,432 $20,000,000
12/18/2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Screenwriter, Producer, Director, Character Creator $26,232,425 $127,352,707 $172,185,754 $50,000,000
1/25/2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Producer $19,690,956 $55,703,475 $214,949,716 $50,000,000
9/7/2012 Bachelorette Producer $181,494 $446,770 $12,577,401 $3,000,000
8/10/2012 The Campaign Story Creator, Producer $26,588,460 $86,907,746 $99,792,028  
5/16/2012 The Dictator Executive Producer $17,435,092 $59,650,222 $180,148,897 $65,000,000
3/16/2012 Casa de mi Padre Producer $2,287,239 $5,909,483 $8,446,952 $6,000,000
3/2/2012 Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie Producer $87,475 $201,436 $223,652 $3,000,000
9/24/2010 The Virginity Hit Producer $301,885 $636,706 $636,706 $2,000,000
8/6/2010 The Other Guys Director, Producer, Screenwriter $35,543,162 $119,219,978 $170,936,470 $100,000,000
6/5/2009 Land of the Lost Executive Producer $18,837,350 $49,438,370 $69,548,641 $100,000,000
7/25/2008 Step Brothers Executive Producer, Screenwriter, Director $30,940,732 $100,468,793 $128,468,793 $65,000,000
8/4/2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Screenwriter, Director $47,042,215 $148,213,377 $162,870,525 $73,000,000
7/9/2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Director, Screenwriter $28,416,365 $84,136,909 $89,476,265 $25,000,000