Adam McKay is a screenwriter, director, comedian, and actor. McKay is most famous for his partnership with comedian Will Ferrell, with whom he co-wrote the films Anchorman, Talladega Nights, and The Other Guys. Ferrell and McKay also founded their comedy website Funny or Die through their production company Gary Sanchez Productions.
From the minds of Owen Burke (Funny or Die) and Adam McKay (Anchorman, Step Brothers, Talladega Nights). Owen stays up on current events and TJ, a cell phone case salesman and aspiring hip hop artist, is more interested in what's going on at the Hooters down at the Jacksonville, FL CityWalk. On Owen & TJ Read the News they discuss the top stories of the month together. Looking for the archives? All episodes older than 6 months can be found exclusively on Howl.FM, ad-free. Use promo code 'Earwolf' for a 30-day free trial.
Adam McKay and Neil Casey join Matt Besser for a special improv3humans! They perform scenes about a gourmet cook who uses Chef Boyardee sauce in his recipes, a boy with a talent for hiding and complaining, and a skydiver who is concerned…Listen
Director Adam McKay describes the night he won an Oscar for "The Big Short." He also talks to Randy and Jason about the NBA and college basketball. Later, they discuss the Atlanta Hawks' Tinder Night, and Javier Bardem calls in to share…Listen
Anchorman 2 director Adam McKay returns to the calming shores with some amazing Anchorman news! Adam, Randy, & Jason go deep into the NBA trade deadline, the alternate version of Anchorman 2 with all new jokes, and the Lakers before getting into…Listen
Warning: You are tuning into some muther-f-n unapologetic improv from Matt Besser, Adam McKay, and Mike Still on a special improv3humans! Things get mad crazy as they travel from unpronounceable camps to the trenches of the Pacific. Plus, Adam addresses being called…Listen
Jake's old pal Adam McKay stops by to chat about mixing up the Second City format with "Pinata Full of Bees," the Bill Brasky SNL sketches, and the inspiration behind Anchorman. Adam & Jake also discuss the Stavenhagen's Food Pawn Shop with…Listen
Comedy legend Adam McKay stops by the calming shores for the first time on today's Sklarbro Country! Adam teases a gag from his highly anticipated sequel Anchorman: The Legend Continues, talks about how the original film came together and details his career…Listen
Sometimes in life it's just improv3people. But when those three are Matt Besser, Chris Gethard, and Adam McKay and they're talking about The Avengers, Vince Carter, and prosthetic principals, then you're in safe hands. Sure, those hands are on broken wrists, but…Listen