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The Awesomes 

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After the legendary Mr. Awesome retires as leader of his superhero task force, his not-so-super son Prock must assemble a team of funny-if-flawed misfits to restore the group to its former glory.
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Series cast summary:
Ike Barinholtz ...  Muscleman 30 episodes, 2013-2015
Taran Killam ...  Frantic 30 episodes, 2013-2015
Bobby Lee ...  Sumo / ... 30 episodes, 2013-2015
Seth Meyers ...  Prock 30 episodes, 2013-2015
Paula Pell ...  Gadget Gal 30 episodes, 2013-2015
Emily Spivey ...  Concierge 30 episodes, 2013-2015
Kenan Thompson ...  Impresario 30 episodes, 2013-2015
Josh Meyers ...  Perfect Man / ... 28 episodes, 2013-2015
Rashida Jones ...  Hotwire 26 episodes, 2013-2015
Bobby Moynihan ...  Teleportation Larry / ... 26 episodes, 2013-2015
Bill Hader ...  Dr. Malocchio 22 episodes, 2013-2015
Steve Higgins ...  Mr. Awesome / ... 21 episodes, 2013-2015
Rachel Dratch ...  Joyce Mandrake / ... 15 episodes, 2013-2015
Cecily Strong ...  Tim's Mom / ... 13 episodes, 2013-2015
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After Mr. Awesome announces his retirement as leader of The Awesomes, a superhero task force, his not-so-super son Prock (Seth Meyers) fills the roster with previously rejected applicants, but despite their incompetence and general lack of ability, the team must band together to battle diabolical villains, the ever-present paparazzi, and a less-than-ideal reputation as second-class superheroes. Written by Anonymous

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1 August 2013 (USA) See more »

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Крутые See more »

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Eugenio Debrez dubs Seth Myers voice in the Spanish version. See more »

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Fun, Silly, and with an actual plot
7 September 2013 | by chipmunkassassinSee all my reviews

It seems that many reviews have been throwing around show titles such as Family Guy, The Simpsons, American Dad, and more. If these are what you are comparing the show to, then yes, you will in fact be disappointed, because it is nothing like those shows, and that is exactly why I love it. I have never liked Family Guy or American Dad, and The Simpsons have their best days behind them. This show how ever picks up where it left off almost every single episode, and that is what I crave. I don't just look for a stream of quick laughs, but rather a compelling story line that isn't afraid to put the time and effort in to earn my laughs. Sorry, but watching a guy hold his knee and go "Ahhh" for two minutes straight just doesn't cut it for me. I need character development, and situational humor, which is exactly what The Awesomes offers. I certainly hope this show lasts a very long time.


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