Adam McKay is an American actor, producer, writer, director and a comedian. McKay is known for his direction of movies such as Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Step Brothers Click to look into! >> Read More... , The Other Guys and The Big Short Click to look into! >> Read More... among many others. McKay is also credited as the head writer to three seasons of the NBC-produced, . McKay co-writes most of his films content along with and often casts him in his movies. The Emmy-winning website “Funny or Die Presents” is produced by Ferrell and McKay through their joint production house, “Gary Sanchez Productions”. Though McKay was born in Colorado, he grew up in Pennsylvania, where he pursued his education at the Great Valley High School. Later on, McKay attended the Pennsylvania State University but cut short his college days by dropping out to follow his passion which laid elsewhere. The Upright Citizens Brigade improvisational comedy club saw McKay as one of its founding members.

McKay also performed regular stand-up gigs at the “Improv Olympic Theater”, and the Child’s Play Touring Theater in Chicago, alongside Matt Besser, Neil Flynn, Ian Roberts, Ali Farahnakian and Miles Stroth. McKay was also a part of the numerous stage plays held at the Second City Theater in Illinois, including the well-known play “Pinata Full of Bees”. McKay started his career as an actor, writer and director through Saturday Night Live in 1995, after the show’s producers had liked the scripts that he provided them. Initially, McKay wanted to be a performer on SNL, but he ended up as the head content writer for the show for nearly three years. Later on, McKay persuaded Tina Fey A multi-talented person, Tina Fey is an American a >> Read More... , a friend from his “Second City” days, to submit her work to the producers of SNL which also led to Fey succeeding McKay as the content writer for the show. Following his departure from the SNL, McKay teamed up with Will Ferrell to act, write and direct the 2004 movie “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy”. McKay has also written, produced, directed and featured in “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Rocky Bobby”, “Step Brothers”, “The Other Guys”, and “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues”. 2007 saw the launch of McKay’s and Ferrell’s joint venture in the form of the hilarious website “Funny or Die Presents”. In the year 2009, McKay produced “Eastbound & Down”, “The Land of the Lost” and “The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard”. 2010 saw him produce Big Lake, The Other Guys, Funny or Die Presents and The Virginity Hit.

McKay has also produced movies such as Casa de Mi Padre, The Campaign Click to look into! >> Read More... , Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, Tammy, Welcome to Me, Sleeping with Other People, Get Hard Click to look into! >> Read More... and A Deadly Adoption. 2015 saw McKay turn scriptwriter for the Paul Rudd The handsome and charming, Paul Rudd born on 6th A >> Read More... starrer, Marvel’s “Ant-Man”. In the same year, McKay wrote and directed the Golden Globe Award-nominated, “The Big Short”. The movie pocketed McKay nominations for a Golden Globe, an Academy Award and a BAFTA Award. McKay has also been a host on the Gimlet Media-produced podcast, “Surprisingly Awesome”. McKay is married to the actress Shira Piven since 1996.

T D Jakes English Actor

T D Jakes

Thomas Dexter Jakes is an American author and filmmaker. He was born on 9th June 1957. He was born in South Charleston in West Virginia, United States. He started his career by working for industries in his locality. Today, he the Bishop of an American church and an established writer and filmmaker. Early Life Jakes was born and brought up in Virginia itself. He was enrolled at Virginia State University but later dropped out to take care of his invalid father. He worked at the local church as part time. Jakes began his journey as a pastor at the Temple of Faith in West Virginia itself. Jakes’ dedication towards his belief made him a confident speaker and pastor. As years passed by, Jakes' congregation grew, and he started to focus on the needs of the women. Women, who had been abused and ignored. He runs a Sunday to Sunday class for women to encourage and motivate them. His speeches were also aired on various TV networks. He expanded his influence across Virginia and in 1994, he officially found an organization for himself which was known as T. D. JAKES Ministries Organization. He continues to write spiritual healings and publishes them to the newer audiences. He is presently the Bishop of The Potter’s House, which is spread over a 34-acre area. Career It was in 1980 that pastor joined the Greater Emanuel Temple of Faith. He started with a group of 10 people but later established it to 100. His organization is a non-profit congregation. He has produced and televised many lectures which are aired on TV. He also runs weekly conferences to spread his message. In 2004, he produced Woman Thou Art Loosed to spread the message of women power. And in 2014, he came up with Heaven Is for Real, which demonstrated Jakes’ study. Jakes started all of this by writing. He first wrote Intimacy with God and then followed it by Loved by God. His book’s motives are to guide people through their lives. He went on to many, many such books which narrated the aspects of living on the planet. Jakes got married to his childhood sweetheart Pastor Serita Ann in 1981 and since then they have been going strong. Jakes has received plaudits from not just the audiences but from the industry as well. He was nominated for his albums at Grammy and Dove Awards. His prayer won the Best Gospel Award at the Grammy Awards in 2003. T.D. Jakes throughout his life has helped many people with his work. He has pledged himself to helping the human kind and guiding them through their lives. He will continue to do it for the rest of his life. In 2016, he will be producing Miracles From Heaven, which will feature him also. He will continue to publish his writings and arrange conferences to spread his study. T D Jakes is not just an inspiration but someone you can look upto.

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Sean Anders

Sean Anders is an American film producer, director, screenwriter, and actor. Anders is known for his writing the scripts of movies such as Hot Tub Time Machine, “She’s Out of My League,” “Mr. Popper’s Penguins,” We’re the Millers, and “Dumb and Dumber To.” Anders is also known for directing Never Been Thawed, Sex Drive, Horrible Bosses 2, and Daddy’s Home, among few others. Anders has co-produced “Playing Chicken” and Daddy’s Home. Sean is also the brother of the Hollywood actress, Andrea Anders, and producer Tori Anders. Anders was born in DeForest, Wisconsin. He started his big-screen career in 2005 with the independent film, “Never Been Thawed.” The movie saw him write, direct, act and produce the movie. 2007 saw the release of his “Playing Chicken.” In 2008, Anders turned a director and co-writer for the sex-comedy, “Sex Drive,” which revolves around a story of a student graduated from high school takes a road trip to meet a girl that he met on a social networking website. In 2010, Anders turned a screenwriter for movies such as Hot Tub Time Machine and “She’s Out of My League.” The “Hot Tub Time Machine” starred John Cusack, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, and Robb Corddry. “She’s Out of My League” had Jay Baruchel and Alice Eve in the lead roles. In 2011, Anders wrote the script for the Jim Carrey starrer, “Mr. Popper’s Penguin.” In the following year, Anders directed “That’s My Boy” which had Adam Sandler, Leighton Meester and Andy Samberg in the cast. 2013 saw Anders write the script for “We’re the Millers,” starring Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Will Poulter, and Emma Roberts. The year of 2014 saw Anders working in two films, Horrible Bosses 2 and “Dumb and Dumber To.” Anders co-wrote and directed “Horrible Bosses 2,” and co-wrote “Dumb and Dumber To” alongside Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels. 2015 saw Anders become the writer, director and executive producer for “Daddy’s Home,” which starred Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg.

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Sean Anders English Actor