Adam & Dave

Arts & Sciences

Area of Expertise: Comedy, Directing, Writing

Former strippers, Adam Brodie & Dave Derewlany have spent their entire career trying to prove that two people can just as easily do the job of one. But in the face of adversity, this Canadian-born duo has persevered, continuing to make their comedy in Short, Medium and Large sizes.

Adam & Dave joined Arts & Sciences in 2012. Since then they have directed award winning advertising content for agencies like Droga5, Wieden + Kennedy, 72andsunny, BBDO, Barton F Graf 9000, Anomaly, Deutsch/LA, and others. Their work has been recognized at the Cannes Lions, D&ADs, The One Show and the AICP Awards.

Their short-form narrative films have screened internationally around the world, including the Toronto International Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival, Just For Laughs Festival, Hawaii International Film Festival, Worldwide Short Festival, Festival Nouveau Cinema and the San Francisco International Film Festival.

Adam & Dave’s first television project was the Gemini Award winning Morgan Water’s Show (CBC), where they wrote & directed 6 episodes. Most recently the duo has written, directed & produced season 2,3, & 4 of Funny As Hell for HBO Canada, and prior to that, wrote and directed Season 4 & 5 of Scare Tactics (SyFy/MTV) and Howie Do It (NBC/Global). Adam & Dave received a 2009 Canadian Comedy Award for ‘Best Series Direction’ for their work directing The Jon Dore Television Show (The Comedy Network/IFC). Most recently Adam & Dave wrote and directed a new special for Comedy Central that premiered in 2018 “Big Questons, Huge Answers”.