Latest Adam Mckay News


Adam Mckay Ended Partnership With Will Ferrell To 'Start Anew'

Adam McKay ended his production partnership with Will Ferrell as it was time to ''start anew''. The 51-year-old director-and-producer had been working with Will, 51, under the banner of their company Gary Sanchez Productions for...

Kristen Wiig To Reunite With Annie Mumolo To Pen New Comedy

Kristen Wiig is set to reunite with her 'Bridesmaids' co-writer Annie Mumolo on a new comedy. The 45-year-old actress and comedian - who penned the Oscar-nominated comedy script alongside 45-year-old Annie - has re-teamed with...

Will Ferrell Ends Partnership With Adam Mckay

Will Ferrell has ended his production partnership with Adam McKay.The 51-year-old actor has been working with Adam under their production banner Gary Sanchez for more than a decade on films including 'Vice', 'Step Brothers', 'Talladega...

Emma Stone And Ralph Fiennes Wanted For The Menu

Emma Stone and Ralph Fiennes are being lined up to star in 'The Menu'. The 'Favourite' actress and the 'Harry Potter' star are wanted for leading roles in the upcoming horror comedy by Alexander Payne.'The...

Kevin Feige Confirms Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3 Will Use James Gunn's Script

Kevin Feige has confirmed that 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' will use James Gunn's script. The President of Marvel Studios has revealed the film will be based on the story created by 52-year-old Gunn,...

Bo Burnham's Eighth Grade Wins Outstanding Original Screenplay At Wga Awards

Bo Burnham's 'Eighth Grade' won the Outstanding Original Screenplay prize at the Writers Guild of America Awards. The coming of age drama - which has been written and directed by Burnham - was selected for...

Chris Pratt Promises Fans A Third Guardians Of The Galaxy Film

Chris Pratt has assured fans there will be a third installment in the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' franchise. The future of 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' has been unclear following director-and-writer James Gunn being...

Christian Bale Congratulated By Church Of Satan

The Church of Satan have congratulated Christian Bale on his Golden Globe win.The occult organisation praised the 44-year-old actor for achieving his ''highest personal potential'' in response to his acceptance speech when he picked up...

Christian Bale Interesting In Adam Mckay Comedy Role

Christian Bale would love to star in an Adam McKay comedy.The 44-year-old actor has worked with the filmmaker on a number of more serious projects - including 'The Big Short' and new political drama 'Vice'...

Adam Mckay Confirms Guardians Of The Galaxy 3 Talks

Adam McKay has held talks about directing 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3'. The 'Big Short' filmmaker has been in discussions with Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige about the possibility of helming the movie -...

Jeff Bridges To Receive Cecil B. Demille Award At 2019 Golden Globes

Jeff Bridges will be honoured with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 2019 Golden Globes. It was announced on Monday (17.12.18) that the 69-year-old actor-and-singer has been acknowledged by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association...

Adam Mckay War Zone Idea For Anchorman 3

Adam McKay has teased that if a third 'Anchorman' movie was to be made it would be set in a war zone.The 49-year-old writer and director penned and helmed the 2004 comedy 'Anchorman: The Legend...

Sam Rockwell Loves Doing Darker Films

Sam Rockwell always wanted to do ''darker stuff''.The 49-year-old actor has starred in a number of comedy rolls but admitted he also enjoys playing more serious roles and is set to portray George W Bush...

Lena Dunham And Jenni Konner To Create Toni Erdmann Remake

Lena Dunham is reportedly in talks to write the script for the remake of 'Toni Erdmann' alongside her 'Girls' cohort Jenni Konner. Lena, 31, and Jenni - who created the HBO series together - are...

Will Ferrell: 'I Don't Think Step Brothers Sequel Is A Good Idea'

The funnyman and his writing partner Adam MCKay have been talking about getting the team back together for years, but Will has come to the conclusion there's no point, even though fans of...

Adam Mckay To Direct Dick Cheney Film

Adam McKay is to direct a movie about Dick Cheney. The 'Step Brothers' filmmaker has completed on a screenplay for the as-yet untitled motion picture about the former vice-president of the US for Paramount Pictures,...

Brad Pitt And Adam Mckay Developing Dick Cheney Movie

MCKay has signed on to direct the untitled project from his own script, and he plans to begin shooting in the spring (17). Pitt will co-produce the project alongside MCKay, Dede Gardner,...

Kanye West Working With Will Ferrell On Biopic

Kanye West and Will Ferrell have started working on plans to turn the rapper's life story into a film.The 39-year-old hip hop artist - who is married to Kim Kardashian West - has been in...

Jennifer Lawrence To Play Elizabeth Holmes In New Adam Mckay Movie

Jennifer Lawrence has reportedly signed up to play Elizabeth Holmes in Adam McKay’s drama about medical company Theranos, according to Deadline. McKay’s last film was financial drama The Big Short, which earned him an Academy...

Jennifer Lawrence 'To Play Biotech Billionaire Elizabeth Holmes'

According to Deadline, the film will be directed by The Big Short's Adam MCKay with Jennifer set to play Elizabeth Holmes, the woman who skyrocketed to prominence as one of the youngest self-made billionaires ever,...

The Big Short & Spotlight Triumph At Writers Guild Of America Awards

Director Adam MCKay earned the Adapted Screenplay honour with Charles Randolph for The Big Short, a comedic take on the 2008 financial crash, based on the book of the same name by Michael...

The Big Short Upsets Oscars Favourites At Producers Guild Of America Awards

The movie, which also stars Christian Bale, Steve Carell, and Ryan Gosling, beat awards season favourites including The Revenant, Spotlight, and The Martian to claim the Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer...

Ryan Gosling On The 'Cautionary Tale' Of 'The Big Short'

In The Big Short Ryan Gosling plays a bank trader who along with a few like-minded individuals, helps predict the financial collapse and the housing market crisis by betting against the big banks. While the...

Steve Carell Pigged Out On Deep Dish Pizzas For The Big Short Role

Filmmaker Adam MCKay encouraged the Despicable Me star to plump up a little to portray money manager Mark Baum, based on real-life financier Steve Eisman, so he took advantage of the opportunity to...

Anchorman's Adam Mckay Writing Archie Comics Musical

MCKay is writing the book for the stage show for his Funny Or Die company, which he co-founded with longtime partner Will Ferrell. He is eyeing to debut the production in New...

Ryan Gosling In Talks For 'Blade Runner' Sequel

Ryan Gosling is in talks to star in the sequel to Blade Runner. The 34-year-old actor will be joined by Harrison Ford, who played Rick Deckard in the original 1982 film. Ford will reprise his...

Beyonce To Star In The Big Short?

Beyonce could be set to star in 'The Big Short'.The 'Drunk In Love' hitmaker is rumoured to have joined the star studded cast of the upcoming film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same...

Brad Pitt Joins The Big Short

Brad Pitt will star in and produce 'The Big Short'.The financial drama - which also stars Christian Bale and Ryan Gosling - is another adaptation of a Michael Lewis nonfiction book, and after the success...

Adam Mckay In Talks With Marvel Studios Over New Project

Adam McKay has been in discussions with Marvel Studios about a future project.The 'Anchorman' director stressed there are no concrete plans in place, but he was happy to reveal that talks ''are definitely going on''.McKay...

Adam Mckay Supporting Anti-gun Violence Campaign With Parody Video

Filmmaker Adam Mckay has thrown his support behind an anti-gun violence campaign by shooting a parody video taking aim at members of the U.S. Congress for allegedly accepting campaign funds from gun lobbyists.The Anchorman: The...

Adam Mckay

Adam Mckay Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.