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Adam Cawley

Adam is a three-time Canadian Comedy Award Winning actor, writer and improviser. He is also an alumnus of The Second City Mainstage  where he wrote four original reviews including the box office record breaking and Canadian Comedy Award winning “Something Wicked Awesome This Way Comes.”  He created, co-wrote and co-stars in the TV show, GUIDANCE, which currently airs on BITE TV. His video writing and acting on The Second City Network has been featured on Perez Hilton, Topless Robot and io9.  He performed at the Just for Laughs festival with MANTOWN (winner for Best Improv troupe in 2013) and as a solo artist for the New Faces showcase. TV Credits include:The Beaverton, Workin’ Moms, Mary Kills People, Spun Out, Odd Squad, Warehouse 13, Covert Affairs and more In 2014 Adam won The Canadian Comedy Award for Best Male Improviser in Canada. He is one of the hosts of  The Backline, an improv tutorial podcast on The Sonar Network. The Backline tours the world teaching and performing Improv. Currently Adam can be seen on the new YTV cartoon show LOOPED, Body Buds, a new series for CBC about two 90’s fitness experts trying to make a come back and WHITE GUYS a satirical web series about the most privileged people on earth and their problems.

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  • Aug 24 2020

    Ep. 250 – Spooktacular 5 Pt. 2

    Today on Spooked! It's our five year anniversary and we've gone crazy with stories! It's part two of the celebration, so get your streamers, make some noise, and get ready to get Spooktaculared!
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  • May 15 2020

    Adam Cawley And Anthony Joyful

    Deputy Mayor of Brooklin, Ontario Derrick Gleed (Adam Cawley) finds the current Mayor dead in his office.
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  • Jan 18 2019

    Adam Cawley And Greg Dget

    In the underground PATH walkway of Toronto, a corpse is discovered, knife in face. Walking courier Cullum Murphy (Adam Cawley) breaks down some of the rules of the path, and his personal once-friend now-enemy relationship with the deceased. Greg Dget...
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  • Nov 27 2017

    168: Gangs of New York – with Adam Cawley

    November has 5 Fridays this year, so guess what? A BONUS mustache-vember episode. And this one is mustache-ier and novemberier than them all. This week the Nice Guys flawlessly recreate the Daniel Day Lewis classic “Gangs of New York” featuring...
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  • Dec 19 2016

    Ep. 63 Adam Cawley and Rob Norman

    The Spooky Jewelers Today on Spooked! Daniel never shows anyone what’s beneath his coat, Cody is Toby, Damien has terrible flashbacks, Adam Cawley(Mantown, The Beaverton) shows up in a tutu, Rob Norman(The Backline podcast, Sunnyside) takes us to the beginning...
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  • Oct 16 2015

    094: Lethal Weapon 3 – with Rob Norman & Adam Cawley

    The Nice Guys flawlessly recreate “Lethal Weapon 3”, LIVE from the Ossington in Toronto. Featuring the hilarious Rob Norman and Adam Cawley! Famous Quote: “Let’s go into the bomb.”
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