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)
A 1995 sketch he performed with Scott Adsit
, "Gump", is included as one of Second City's all-time best on the CDs that come with the book, "Second City", by Sheldon Patinkin
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Adam 'Ghost Panther' McKay | Adam Mckay | Aaron Zimmerman
6' 5" (1.96 m)
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[on performing comedy] Well, you kind of start with the premise of 'it makes us laugh', and there's a bit of checking in with the crowd. Will [Ferrell] and I write our own sense of humor. We've been doing it for a long time so there is some adjustment going on that we're not conscious of. There's some awareness that there's an audience that is going to see it. You're not completely out there. You...
An alumni of the Second City Improv Company in Chicago.