Adam Wylie

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Adam Wylie
Born Adam Augustus Wylie
(1984-05-23) May 23, 1984 (age 30)
San Dimas, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, singer
Years active 1989–present

Adam Augustus Wylie (born May 23, 1984) is an American television and motion picture actor, as well as a singer and Broadway musical performer and a former Crayola spokesman.

Early life[edit]

Wylie was born in San Dimas, California, the son of Karen and Leonard Wylie.[1] He is one of five children, including brothers Eric, Ben, Aaron, and sister, Tai. He started his acting career at the age of four in a toy commercial. He attended Upland Christian Schools in Upland, California.

Career[edit]

Voice-over work[edit]

By the age of nine, he was busy with voice-over work, including the voice of young Prince Derek in The Swan Princess, David in All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996). He then lent his voice to many animated series, including Dennis the Menace (U.S.) as the title character (1993–94), Hey Arnold! as Curly (character made in 1993) in 1995-1997, Crayola Kids Adventures, Napoleon as the title character (1997), The King and I (1999) as Louis, As Told by Ginger, and Walt Disney Television Animation's pilot Kitty's Dish (as Josh). Wylie's voice credits also include Batman Beyond, Pepper Ann as Crash, As Told By Ginger as Ian Richton, Midnight Club II, Jimmy Olsen in the 2007 direct-to-DVD movie, Superman: Doomsday, the roles of Fred Nerk, Nigel Thrall and Bananas B on American Dragon: Jake Long and the character Justin in The Easter StoryKeepers.

He also starred as Mike Fowler in Focus on the Family's The Last Chance Detectives audio cases (2004).

Wylie also starred as the voice of Brainiac 5 and Colossal Boy in the animated television show Legion of Super-Heroes and the voice of Ulraj in the Secret Saturdays.

More recently, Wylie voiced the lead role in Sir Malcolm and the Missing Prince, the first series in Lamplighter Publishing's new radio drama Lamplighter Theatre. This radio drama is a two-hour production in which Wylie plays the role of the prince.

He also voices Ryan Cummings in the popular Christian audio drama series Adventures in Odyssey.

In September 2012, Wylie began voicing the mutant evil merman villain, Tritannus in the fifth season of the Nickelodeon dub of Winx Club.

Television and film work[edit]

In 1993, he voiced Timmy and Chris on cartoon Christmas movie Precious Moments Timmy's Special Delivery. In 1994, he did one of the characters on cartoon Easter movie Precious Moments: Simon the Lamb. Wylie first became widely known as Zack Brock, the youngest of Sheriff Brock's three children in the television series Picket Fences from 1992 to 1996. This was followed by appearances in many other television programs, including as a series regular in Love and Marriage as Max, Ed as David Mirsky (2001), and Gilmore Girls as Brad Langford (2001–2002), he played Garfield in The Biggest Fan (2002) and as a guest star in 7th Heaven as Marvin, Sliders as Trevor, Touched by an Angel as Andy Erskine, Judging Amy as Niki, MTV Undressed as Owen, Entourage, Living Single, Monk, CSI: Miami, Veronica Mars, Avatar, and Ben 10. He also appeared in American Dragon Jake Long as Bannas B (a villain), Fred Nerk (Rival) and Nigel Thrall (an ally) during several episodes.

Wylie was cast as Garfield (Debbie Warden's older brother) in the Dream Street film The Biggest Fan.

Wylie also appeared in the made for TV movies Under Wraps as Gilbert, Out on a Limb, Balloon Farm as Charles, and Michael Landon, the Father I Knew as the best friend to the television star's teenage son.

Wylie's first motion picture appearance was in Child's Play 2 (1990), which was followed by roles in films including Kindergarten Cop as Larry (1990), Santa With Muscles (1996), Children of the Corn V as Ezekial (1998), Breaking Free as Billy (1995), Cutaway as Cal (2000), Can of Worms as Nick (2001), Flying Virus as Adam (2001), Daybreak as Newton Warner (2001), Rebound (2005), and American Pie Presents: Band Camp as Guy (2005). He also starred in several Crayola Kids' Club-produced movies.

Wylie played Mikey in the 2009 skateboarding film Street Dreams.

Wylie plays Pierce in Ben 10: Alien Force.

In 2009, Wylie was seen performing card tricks & coin tricks on syndicated magic show "Masters of Illusion."

In 2010 he had a small part as a cop opposite Kelly Monaco's character Sam McCall on General Hospital.

Also in 2012, he guest starred as Andy the Android on Disney Channel's Shake It Up: Made in Japan and was in love with a Talking Toilet he named ToyToy.

He currently voices Tritannus in Winx Club.

Musical theatre[edit]

In 2002, Wylie appeared as Jack in Stephen Sondheim's Tony Award-winning revival of Into the Woods on Broadway. His role in Into the Woods was meta-referenced on Gilmore Girls as being done by his character in that series, Brad Langford. He has also appeared frequently in regional theatre, including in Camelot as Merlyn-Tom-Morgan, Big River as Huck Finn, 110 in the Shade as Jimmy Curry, On the Town as Chip, Footloose as Willard, Precious Sons as Freddie Jr., House Arrest as Todd, and Beauty and the Beast, as Chip. He also recently played Leo Bloom in a regional production of Mel Brooks' The Producers (musical) at Gateway Playhouse.

February 21, 2007 marked Wylie's debut in the musical Wicked at the Pantages Theatre, Los Angeles. He starred opposite such stars as Eden Espinosa, Jenna Leigh Green, Megan Hilty, and Carol Kane. He played his final performance on December 30, 2007 along with Espinosa and Kane, and was replaced by his understudy, Michael Drolet.

Honors and awards[edit]

Wylie won Young Artist Awards for Picket Fences, and Dennis the Menace, and Hollywood Reporter YoungStar Awards for Picket Fences twice. He has been nominated for Young Artist Awards for Under Wraps, and All Dogs Go To Heaven 2, and YoungStar Awards for Balloon Farm, and Michael Landon, The Father I Knew.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Child's Play 2 Sammy
1990 Kindergarten Cop Larry
1991 The Doctor Joey
1992 Out on a Limb Bob
1993 Reckless Kelly Pop Corn Boy
1994 Pom Poko Voice - English dubbed version
1994 The Swan Princess Young Prince Derek Voice
Nominated - Young Artist Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Voiceover - TV or Movie
1995 Napoleon Napoleon Voice - English dubbed version
1995 Breaking Free Billy Rankin
1996 All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 David Voice
Nominated - Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Voiceover - Young Artist
1996 Santa with Muscles Taylor
1997 The Ugly Duckling Young Ugly Voice
1997 "Under Wraps" Gilbert
1998 Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror Ezeekial Direct-to-video
1998 Sandman Easter Bunny
1999 Can of Worms Nick
1999 The King and I Louis Leonowens Voice
Nominated - YoungStar Award for Best Performance in a Voice Over Talent
2000 Lost in the Pershing Point Hotel Duane Striker
2000 Day Break Newton Warner
2001 Flying Virus Adam
2002 The Biggest Fan Garfield
2004 Wild Roomies Mr. Asher
2005 American Pie Presents: Band Camp Trading Card Bandy Direct-to-video
2007 Superman: Doomsday Jimmy Olsen Voice; direct-to-video
2007 Species – The Awakening Jared Uncredited role; direct-to-video
2008 Return to Sleepaway Camp Weed Direct-to-video
2009 Pimpin' Pee Wee Pee Wee Sequel to Porky's
2009 Street Dreams Mikey Robbins
2011 1320 Little Jim
2013 Dark Powers Neil Roberts
2013 The Smurfs 2 Panicky Smurf Voice
2013 'Til Morning Mr. Smee
2016 The Smurfs 3 Panicky Smurf Voice

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Empty Nest Boy Season 2, episode 16 "Everything But Love"
1991 Who's the Boss? Child Season 7, episode 22 "Tony and the Princess"
1991 Home Improvement Jimmy Wagner Season 1, episode 5 "Wild Kingdom"
1991 Seinfeld The Kid Season 3, episode 6 "The Parking Garage"
1992 The Torkelsons Young Kirby Season 1, episode 16 "Say Uncle"
1993 The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. Charlie Sims Season 1, episdoe 7 "Pirates!"
Young Artist Award for Best Youth Actor Guest Starring in a Television Show
1993 All-New Dennis the Menace Dennis Mitchell Leading role; voice
Season 1:

"Caution: Boy at Work"
"Fortune Fix"
"Like Master, Like Mutt"
"Lock, Stock & Grumble"
"Brother Rats"
"Hospitality"
"It's a Guy Thing"
"Pains, Trains & Automobiles"
"Navy Destroyer"
"Wish You Weren't Here"
"Dennis the Genius"
"Yankee Doodle Dennis/Mom's Helper"
"Pig Out/Battle of the Bonding"
Young Artist Award for Best Youth Actor in a Voiceover Role - TV or Movie

1995 The Crew Season 1, episode 6 "Bar Mitzvah Boy"
1996 Boy Meets World Robert Season 3, episode 13 "New Friends and Old"
1996 Weird Science Trevor Season 4, episode 6 "Grumpy Old Genie"
1996 Phantom 2040 Hamid Season 2, episode 14 "The Second Time Around"
1996 Murder, She Wrote Boy Season 12, episode 20 "Southern Double-Cross"
1992–1996 Picket Fences Zachary Brock Leading role; 4 seasons - 87 episodes
Young Artist Award for Best Youth Actor Recurring or Regular in a TV Series
YoungStar Award for Best Young Actor in a Drama TV Series
Young Artist Award for Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated - Young Artist Award for Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated - Young Artist Award for Outstanding Youth Ensemble in a Television Series (shared with Holly Marie Combs & Justin Shenkarow)
Nominated - Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
(shared with Kathy Baker, Don Cheadle, Holly Marie Combs, Kelly Connell, Robert O. Cornthwaite, Fyvush Finkel, Lauren Holly, Costas Mandylor, Justin Shenkarow, Tom Skerritt, Leigh Taylor-Young & Ray Walston)
Nominated - Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
(shared with Amy Aquino, Kathy Baker, Don Cheadle, Kelly Connell, Fyvush Finkel, Lauren Holly, Costas Mandylor, Marlee Matlin, Justin Shenkarow, Tom Skerritt & Ray Walston)
1996 Love and Marriage Max Begg Season 1, episode 1 "Pilot"
1996 Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles Matthew Season 1, episode 5 "A Bronx Tail"
1996 Jungle Cubs Mungo Voice; season 1, episode 4 "Mondo Mungo / Bare Necessities"
1997 Sliders Trevor Season 3, episode 13 "Murder Most Foul"
1997 Living Single Curly Season 4, episode 14 "The Clown That Roared"
1997 High Incident Timmy Martin Season 2, episode 14 "Knock, Knock"
1997 Adventures from the Book of Virtues Courtier / Croseus Season 1, episode 11 "Humility"
1997 Oddville, MTV Episode aired 9 July 1997
1995-1997 Hey Arnold Thaddeus (Curly) (boyfriend of Rhonda (other best friend of Arnold/Eugene (other best friend of Arnold/Gerald (best friend of Arnold)))) Season 1 (made in 1995 and released in 1996-1997)
1998 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction Anthony Shaw Season 2, episode 3 "The Wall, The Chalkboard, The Getaway,
The Prescription & Summer Camp"
1998 Touched by an Angel Andy Erskine Season 4, episode 15 "Doodlebugs"
1998 Pensacola: Wings of Gold Casey Hunt Season 1, episode 18 "We Are Not Alone"
1998 Kelly Kelly Kid #1 Season 1, episode 3 "Junior Firefighters"
1998 7th Season Marvin Season 3, episode 5 "... And a Nice Chianti"
1999 Chicken Soup for the Soul Nate Episode: "Blind Date with Belinda"
1999 Walker, Texas Ranger Thomas Season 7, episode 10 "Rise to the Occasion"
2000 The Wild Thornberrys Todd Season 2, episode 22 "Luck Be an Aye-Aye"
2000 Undressed Owen Season 2, episode 5 "Inflatable Girlfriend"
Season 2, episode 6 "Zit"
Season 2, episode 7 "Gonorrhea"
2000 Movie Stars Smithers Season 2, episode 3 "The Seduction of Reese Hardin"
2000 Batman Beyond Boy
Kenny
Season 2, episode 16 "The Last Resort"
Season 2, episode 23 "Payback"
1999–2000 Pepper Ann Crash: Moose's Best Friend Season 3, episode 3 "Beyond Good and Evel / One of the Guys"
Season 5, episode 11 ""Unhappy Campers / The Search for Pepper Ann Pearson"
Season 5, episode 13 "The Finale"
2001 Kate Brasher Sincere Boy Season 1, episode 2 "Simon"
2001 18 Wheels of Justice Matthew Season 2, episode 12 "A Place Called Defiance"
2001 Spin City Kid Season 5, episode 22 "A Shot in the Dark: Part 1"
2001 The Huntress Zack Season 1, episode 27 "The Quest: Part 2"
2001 Dead Last Buzz Season 1, episode 3 "Death is in the Air"
2001 Ed David Mirsky Season 1, episode 22 "Prom Night"
Season 2, episode 1 "The Stars Align"
2000–2001 As Told by Ginger Ian Richton Voice
Season 1, episode 3 "Stealing First"
Season 1, episode 6 "Dare I, Darren?"
Season 1, episode 11 "The 'A' Ticket"
Season 1, episode 17 "Piece of My Heart"
2002 Judging Amy Nicholas Binkow Season 3, episode 13 "The Cook of the Money Pot"
2002 So Little Time Todd Season 1, episode 17 "Riley's New Guy"
2002 The Division Rory Kyle Season 2, episode 7 "A Priori"
1996–2002 Hey Arnold! Curly Gammelthorpe Season 1, episode 2 "The Little Pink Book / Field Trip"
Season 1, episode 18 "False Alarm / World Records"
Season 2, episode 1 "Save the Tree / New Teacher"
Season 2, episode 6 "Ransom / Ms. Perfect"
Season 2, episode 7 "Arnold's Halloween"
Season 2, episode 17 "Eugene Goes Bad / What's Opera, Arnold?"
Season 3, episode 1 "Helga Blabs It All / Harold the Butcher"
Season 3, episode 6 "Curly Snaps / Preteen Scream"
Season 3, episode 12 "Best Man / Cool Party"
Season 3, episode 15 "Helga's Show / The Flood"
Season 3, episode 20 "School Play"
Season 5, episode 4 "Bag of Money / Principal Simmons"
Season 5, episode 5 "New Bully on the Block / Phoebe Breaks a Leg"
Season 5, episode 14 "April Fool's Day"
2001–2003 Gilmore Girls Brad Landford Season 2, episode 9 "Run Away, Little Boy"
Season 2, episode 14 "Should Have Been Lorelai"
Season 2, episode 18 "Back in the Saddle Again"
Season 3, episode 16 "The Big One"
Season 3, episode 21 "Here Comes the Sun"
Season 3, episode 22 "Those Are Strings, Pinocchio"
2003 Fillmore! Winston Cotter
Geek Brute #1
Voice
Season 2, episode 5 "Immune to All But Justice"
Season 2, episode 6 "The Nineteenth Hole Is a Shallow Grave"
2004 Switched! Himself Season 2, episode 13 "Adam and Julia"
2004 NCIS Darin Spotnitz Season 1, episode 17 "The Truth is Out There"
2004 Malcolm in the Middle Scott Season 5, episode 20 "Victor's Other Family"
2004 Veronica Mars Grant Winters Season 1, episode 4 "The Wrath of Con"
2005 Monk Pet Store Owner Season 3, episode 10 "Mr. Monk and the Red Herring"
2005 Joan of Arcadia Skinny Kid God Season 2, episode 19 "Trial and Error"
2005 The Life and Times of Juniper Lee Deputy Minion / Zombie #1 Season 1, episode 2 "I've Got My Mind on My Mummy and My Mummy on My Mind"
2006 Zoey 101 Dorm Advisor Season 2, episode 7 "Girls Will Be Boys"
2006 Avatar: The Last Airbender Academy Student Season 2, episode 6 "The Blind Bandit"
2006 Entourage Jay Season 3, episode 2 "One Day in the Valley"
2006 Finley the Fire Engine Miguel TV series
2005–2007 American Dragon: Jake Long Various
(Fred /Nigel Thrall / Bananas B)
Voice
Season 1, episode 9 "Dragon Summit"
Season 2, episode 14 "Supernatural Tuesday"
Season 2, episode 22 "Siren Says"
Season 2, episode 24 "Nobody's Fu"
Season 2, episode 29 "Furious Jealousy"
Season 2, episode 30 "Being Human"
Season 2, episode 31 "The Hong Kong Longs"
2007 The Boondocks Theater Employee #1 Voice
Season 2, episode 1 "...Or Die Trying"
2005–2008 Ben 10 Various
(JT / Young Max Tennyson / Boy Nerdy Kid #4)
Season 1, episode 1 "And Then There Were Ten"
Season 3, episode 9 "The Unnaturals"
Season 4, episode 3 "Don't Drink the Water"
Season 4, episode 10 "Goodbye and Good Riddance"
2006–2008 Legion of Super Heroes Brainiac 5 Leading role - 20 episodes
2008 Masters of Illusion: Impossible Magic Himself TV series
2008 Numb3rs Oliver Mayo Season 5, episode 10 "Frienemies"
2009 Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles Henry Douglas Jr. Season 2, episode 15 "Desert Cantos"
2009 Life Pete Magnus season 2, episode 17 "Shelf life
2008–2010 The Secret Saturdays Ulraj Season 1, episode 6 "The King of Kumari Kandam"
Season 1, episode 14 "The Underworld Bride"
Season 1, episode 22 "The Atlas Pin"
Season 2, episode 8 "Life in the Underground"
2010 General Hospital Officer Church Season 28 (episode 11986)
2010 Phineas and Ferb Season 2, episode 24 "Undercover Carl" (segment a)
"Hip Hip Parade" (segment b)
2010 CSI: Miami Teddy Enwald Season 8, episode 17 "Getting Axed"
2008–2010 Ben 10: Alien Force" Pierce Season 1, episode 12 "Plumber's Helpers"
Season 2, episode 8 "Voided"
Season 3, episode 17 "Above and Beyond"
2011 Ben 10: Ultimate Alien Pierce Season 2, episode 13 "The Purge"
2012 The Rules of Unemployment Adam TV series short
2013 Dark Things Reggie Season 1, episode 4 "Guilt"
2013 Anger Management Winger Season 2. episode 25 "Charlie and the Airport Sext"
2012–2013 Winx Club: Beyond Believix Tritannus Voice; 23 episodes
2012–2013 Jake and the Never Land Pirates Peter Pan Voice; 3 episodes
2013 Mad Season 4, episode 22 "MAD's 100th Episode Special"
2014 He Don't Got Game Austin TV series
2014 Perception Tyler Woolf Season 2, episode 14 "Obsession"

Television films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Without Her Consent Loren NBC film
1992 Stepfather III Easter Party Boy
1997 Under Wraps Gilbert Disney Channel Original Movie
Nominated - Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie or Feature Film - Young Ensemble (shared with Mario Yedidia & Clara Bryant)
1999 Balloon Farm Charles Part of the The Wonderful World of Disney series
Nominated - YoungStar Award for Best Young Actor in a Mini-Series/Made for TV Film
1999 Can of Worms Nick Disney Channel Original Movie
1999 Michael Landon, the Father I Knew Teenage Jack CBS film
Nominated - YoungStar Award for Best Young Actor in a Mini-Series/Made for TV Film
2000 Cutaway Cal
2004 Tales of a Fly on the Wall Bud
2005 Kitty's Dish Josh Voice
2009 Natalee Holloway Voice; Lifetime Movie Network film
2012 Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens JT Voice; Cartoon Network film
2014 Up in Smoke El Chupacabra Post-production

Other appearances[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1996 Goosebumps: Escape from Horrorland Luke Morris Voice; video game
1996 Dot and Spot's Magical Christmas Adventure Ryan Voice; video short
1997 Adventures in Odyssey: In Harm's Way Voice; video short
1997 Sitting in Limbo Joey Viola Short film
1997 Crayola Kids Adventures: The Trojan Horse Odysseus Film; video special
1997 Crayola Kids Adventures: Tales of Gulliver's Travels Gulliver Film; video special
1997 Crayola Kids Adventures: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Captain Nemo Film; video special
1997 The Easter Story Keepers Justin Film; voice; video special
1999 Pirates: 3D Show Davey Short film
1999 Our Friend, Martin Sam Dale Film; voice; video special
2003 Midnight Club II Angel Voice; video game
2005 Tony Hawk's American Wasteland Voice; video game
2006 Toot & Puddle: I'll Be Home for Christmas Puddle Film; voice; video special
2008 Booth Girls Wil / Convention Worker Short film
2013 The Smurfs: The Legend of Smurfy Hollow Panicky Smurf Short film; voice

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