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Adam McKay

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 15 films, with $878,911,291 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #233)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Ant-Man (Screenwriter), 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)
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, Paul Rudd, John C. Reilly

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
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$571,940,913$306,970,378$878,911,291
Director7$579,391,764$144,546,043$723,937,807
Screenwriter7$713,611,138$304,046,043$1,017,657,181
Executive Producer5$209,607,575$168,608,946$378,216,521
Story Creator2$177,319,199$28,984,282$206,303,481
Character Creator1$127,352,707$44,833,047$172,185,754
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/6/2010 The Other Guys Dirty Mike  $119,219,978 $51,716,492 $170,936,470
8/4/2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky… Terry Cheveaux  $148,213,377 $14,657,148 $162,870,525
7/9/2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Custodian  $84,136,909 $5,339,356 $89,476,265
Movies: 3Totals:$351,570,264$71,712,996$423,283,260
  Averages:$117,190,088$23,904,332$141,094,420
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 The Big Short Screenwriter,
Director 
$0 $0 $0
12/31/2016 The House Producer $0 $0 $0
4/8/2016 Michelle Darnell Producer $0 $0 $0
12/31/2015 Henchmen Executive Producer $0 $0 $0
12/31/2015 Untitled Adam McKay Seth Rogen … Producer,
Director 
$0 $0 $0
8/21/2015 Sleeping with Other People Producer $0 $0 $0
7/17/2015 Ant-Man Screenwriter $134,219,374 $159,500,000 $293,719,374
5/1/2015 Welcome to Me Producer $625,727 $0 $625,727
3/27/2015 Get Hard Producer,
Story Creator 
$90,411,453 $16,100,000 $106,511,453
11/20/2014 The Yes Men Are Revolting Executive Producer $50,190 $0 $50,190
7/2/2014 Tammy Producer $84,525,432 $7,500,000 $92,025,432
12/18/2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer,
Character Creator 
$127,352,707 $44,833,047 $172,185,754
1/25/2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Producer $55,703,475 $159,246,241 $214,949,716
9/7/2012 Bachelorette Producer $446,770 $12,130,631 $12,577,401
8/10/2012 The Campaign Producer,
Story Creator 
$86,907,746 $12,884,282 $99,792,028
5/16/2012 The Dictator Executive Producer $59,650,222 $120,498,675 $180,148,897
3/16/2012 Casa de mi Padre Producer $5,909,483 $2,537,469 $8,446,952
3/2/2012 Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar M… Producer $201,436 $22,216 $223,652
9/24/2010 The Virginity Hit Producer $636,706 $0 $636,706
8/6/2010 The Other Guys Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer 
$119,219,978 $51,716,492 $170,936,470
6/5/2009 Land of the Lost Executive Producer $49,438,370 $20,110,271 $69,548,641
7/25/2008 Step Brothers Director,
Executive Producer,
Screenwriter 
$100,468,793 $28,000,000 $128,468,793
8/4/2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of… Screenwriter,
Director 
$148,213,377 $14,657,148 $162,870,525
7/9/2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Bu… Screenwriter,
Director 
$84,136,909 $5,339,356 $89,476,265
Movies: 37Totals:$2,379,223,296$997,988,739$3,377,212,035
  Averages:$64,303,332$26,972,669$91,276,001