Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys.
Another 1 win & 4 nominations.
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Saturday Night Live
(TV Series) (5 episodes, 2002 - 2007) (writer - 81 episodes, 1995 - 2001) (head writer - 38 episodes, 1997 - 1999) (additional sketches - 1 episode, 2013) (additional sketch - 1 episode, 2007)
(TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode, 2012) (story - 1 episode, 2012)
Appeared in the video, "Good Cop, Baby Cop". The video also featured Will Ferrell
as "Angel", a suspected killer, and his daughter (with wife Shira Piven
), Pearl McKay
, as the "Lieutenant". According to the video, it is Pearl's "farewell performance". (2007)
1 Article |
Adam 'Ghost Panther' McKay | Adam Mckay | Aaron Zimmerman
6' 5" (1.96 m)
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[paying homage to vintage comedies] Scattershot, ensemble comedy in which it's all different kinds of comedy - it's absurd, it's edgy, it's dry - that's my favorite kind of stuff. 'Airplane!' was the one for me. I was in sixth grade, and I remember going to see that movie seven times and just tears in my eyes I was laughing so hard. 'Boy Trapped in Refrigerator Eats Own Foot' - I've had ...
Throughout 2000 and 2001, McKay made several short films for Saturday Night Live
(1975). Actors such as Steve Buscemi
, Willem Dafoe
, Jimmy Fallon
, Will Ferrell
, Patrick McCartney
, Jerry Minor
, Tracy Morgan
, Chris Parnell
, Andy Richter
, Horatio Sanz
, Molly Shannon
and Ben Stiller
have appeared in his SNL shorts. In 2004, McKay directed his first full feature film, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron