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?
[observation, 2013 on Roger Ebert] How much we miss him. He wrote the worst review of anything I've ever done. And it was so great! We don't care. When you do comedy, you get impervious to good and bad reviews. It was 'Step Brothers' and he claimed it was 'the sign of the end of Western civilization'.
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