By ETONLINE STAFF
December 05, 2013
Turns 46, December 6. Best known for making comedy films, Apatow is perhaps one of the most successful and influential comedy directors, writers and producers of this generation, responsible for some of the funniest films of the last decade. Aside from directing The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Knocked Up, among others, he also wrote Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story and Pineapple Express. And produced Anchorman, Talladega Nights, Superbad, Step Brothers, Bridesmaids, and Anchorman 2, just to name a few.