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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, Paul Rudd, Peyton Reed, Chris Henchy, Evangeline Lilly

  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$745,524,290$341,046,043$1,086,570,333
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 Director,
Screenwriter 
$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
9/11/2015 Sleeping with Other People Producer $0 $0 $0
7/17/2015 Ant-Man Screenwriter $166,132,526 $196,500,000 $362,632,526
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 Character Creator,
Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer 
$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… Director,
Screenwriter 
$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:$2,411,136,448$1,034,988,739$3,446,125,187
  Averages:$65,165,850$27,972,669$93,138,519