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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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Pretty decent, worth a watch.
28 October 2015 | by natemcdouchebagSee all my reviews

The show has a great cast, and a great premise. I'd say it's relatively enjoyable to watch, not necessarily funny, but enjoyable nonetheless. Its main issues are in a few character's voice acting and a few sections of writing. Although Malocchio had very strong acting, Prock's is far too monotonous and dull. Just unbelievably cringe- inucing for the first season. It gets progressively less so as the series progresses, but it is an issue that persists throughout the entire series in some capacity. Ultimately, its most prominent issue lies in the actual action sequences. The show seems like it's supposed to be satirical, but it actually tries to be serious in the fight sequences. It comes across as forced, and just generally childish in comparison to most of the show. However, when it does attempt to stick by satire, it is far stronger. In summary, the show is enjoyable, but it get's a fair bit better as the series progresses. I wouldn't call it "great", but it's fun, and worth a watch.


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