Adam McKay

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 15 films, with $877,271,288 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #228)
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$84,136,912$5,339,356$89,476,268
In Technical RolesProducer15$570,300,910$306,970,378$877,271,288
Director7$579,398,635$144,546,043$723,944,678
Screenwriter6$579,398,635$144,546,043$723,944,678
Executive Producer5$209,557,387$168,608,946$378,166,333
Story Creator2$175,885,026$28,984,282$204,869,308
Character Creator1$127,359,575$44,833,047$172,192,622
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 $84,136,912 $89,476,268 $25,000,000
Movies: 3Totals: $351,570,267$423,283,263 
  Averages:$37,000,581$117,190,089$141,094,421$66,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2017 The Big Short Director, Screenwriter   $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  
8/15/2015 Sleeping with Other People Producer   $0 $0  
5/1/2015 Welcome to Me Producer $38,168 $413,028 $413,028  
3/27/2015 Get Hard Producer, Story Creator $33,803,253 $88,977,280 $105,077,280 $40,000,000
11/20/2014 The Yes Men Are Revolting Executive Producer   $0 $0  
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 Character Creator, Screenwriter, Director, Producer $26,232,425 $127,359,575 $172,192,622 $50,000,000
1/25/2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Producer $19,690,956 $55,703,476 $214,949,717 $50,000,000
9/7/2012 Bachelorette Producer $181,494 $446,770 $12,577,401 $3,000,000
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 $59,650,224 $180,148,899 $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 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 Director, Screenwriter $47,042,215 $148,213,377 $162,870,525 $73,000,000
7/9/2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Screenwriter, Director $28,416,365 $84,136,912 $89,476,268 $25,000,000