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)
Did You Know?
[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 ...
Although his work at Saturday Night Live
(1975) was mainly as a writer and director, he made several appearances on the show, usually as an over-sized, obnoxious audience member who heckles the host or cast members until the stars verbally or physically attack him. McKay had auditioned for Saturday Night Live
(1975) as an actor, while he was still with the Second City Improv but didn't make the ...