Denver’s Premier Comedy Group Brings Sitcom Opportunity Home


By The Denver Egotist / / Those Who Can’t is a sitcom pilot created and written by Adam Cayton-Holland, Ben Roy and Andrew Orvedahl — also known as the Denver-based comedy group The Grawlix. The pilot was optioned by Amazon Studios in 2012 and premieres TODAY on Amazon’s website. Watch it here and give it a vote. The pilot will be available free for a full month on Amazon Instant Video. Shot entirely in Denver by directors Evan and Adam Nix, who also edited the project, the pilot utilizes local crew and actors as well as nationally known comic actors Kyle Kinane, Rory Scovel and Nikki Glaser. Those Who Can’t was produced in conjunction with Denver-based Image Brew and 3Arts Entertainment (Louie, It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia), and stars the members of The Grawlix as three delinquent public school teachers fighting to stay employed at the floundering Buchanan High School. If the show gets picked up and production stays in Colorado, this could be a huge opportunity for the local creative community. Vote it up, baby. Credits: Created by The Grawlix Directed by The Nix Bros Produced by Image Brew Sound Mix and ADR by Coupe Studios Original Music by Nick Spriegl

  1. Anonymous April 19, 2013

    This is one of the funniest pilots I've ever seen. It better get picked up!

  2. Andy Pudding April 19, 2013

    Teacher: "We speak the Queen's Spanish in my class" Student: "You're a queen." Teacher: "GraTHias!" Ha!

  3. Tara Calihman April 19, 2013

    This was awesome. And I used to be a teacher. Go Denver comedy!

  4. Anonymous April 20, 2013

    Wow. This was ok, but Betas and Alpha House were both great. Closer to cutting the cord with an Amazon Prime membership.

  5. Anonymous April 22, 2013

    Marketing Pro Tip: Don't nauseate your audience with daily posts about your project.

  6. The Denver Egotist April 22, 2013

    Hard to fault them for being excited. This is a potential career changer for everyone involved.

  7. Michael K. April 24, 2013

    I worked on this pilot. So glad to see it getting so much love, we definitely put our sweat into it.

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