Adam McKay

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $777,468,867 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #242)
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, Jimmy Miller, John C. Reilly, Kevin Messick, Mark Wahlberg

  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$14,713,420$162,926,797
Cameo1$84,136,909$5,339,356$89,476,265
In Technical RolesProducer9$480,588,649$296,880,218$777,468,867
Director5$579,398,632$145,369,268$724,767,900
Screenwriter5$579,398,632$145,369,268$724,767,900
Executive Producer4$209,557,385$167,839,581$377,396,966
Character Creator1$127,359,575$45,600,000$172,959,575
Story Creator1$86,907,746$12,884,282$99,792,028
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 $162,926,797 $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$423,339,532 
  Averages:$37,000,581$117,190,088$141,113,177$66,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2015 Henchmen Executive Producer   $0 $0  
7/2/2014 Tammy Producer $21,577,049 $84,203,480 $91,703,480 $20,000,000
12/18/2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Screenwriter, Director, Producer, Character Creator $26,232,425 $127,359,575 $172,959,575 $50,000,000
1/25/2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Producer $19,690,956 $55,703,475 $225,703,475 $50,000,000
9/7/2012 Bachelorette Producer $181,494 $446,770 $7,088,745  
8/10/2012 The Campaign Producer, Story Creator $26,588,460 $86,907,746 $99,792,028  
5/16/2012 The Dictator Executive Producer $17,435,092 $59,650,222 $179,379,532 $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 $201,436  
9/24/2010 The Virginity Hit Producer $301,885 $636,706 $636,706 $2,000,000
8/6/2010 The Other Guys Screenwriter, Director, Producer $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 Director, Executive Producer, Screenwriter $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 $162,926,797 $73,000,000
7/9/2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Screenwriter, Director $28,416,365 $84,136,909 $89,476,265 $25,000,000