Is Anchorman's Adam McKay 100% on directing The Boys?

We've known that FunnyOrDie.com co-founder (and Will Ferrell brah) Adam McKay was in the running to direct Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's hedonistic superhero series The Boys. Apparently, McKay is now "in serious talks with Sony Pictures" and "close to signing." [Collider] » 6/20/10 5:39pm 6/20/10 5:39pm

The Man Who Makes Will Ferrell Funny May Direct "Cokehead Superhero" Epic

The man wrote and directed Step Brothers and Anchorman and whose daughter is Will Ferrell's mean-baby Landlord might be taking on the superhero-hating R-rated comic The Boys. Which means we may have a new superhero comedy blockbuster on our hands. » 4/27/10 8:00am 4/27/10 8:00am