Tom Shadyac had it all until he gave most of it back.
Shadyac directed most of Jim Carrey’s comedy blockbusters, including the “Ace Ventura” films, “Liar Liar” and “Bruce Almighty.”
Judd Apatow went from middling stand-up to Hollywood’s unofficial king of comedy.
Films like “Knocked Up,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” and “Superbad” cemented his status as the industry’s comedy powerhouse. His …