Adam Pally has been slowly but surely building a steady career in the comedy world and a career in Indie films. He has a good balance of starring in and appearing in mainstream comedy films and television series while also delving into the artistic side of film.
While mainly focusing on comedy he has also attempted more dramatic roles and roles action-adventure films too with success. Hopefully, he continues to challenge himself and accept new and different types of roles. Let’s revisit some of the actor’s top-rated films and television series according to IMDb!
- 1 Making History (2017) – 6.2
- 2 Dog Days (2018) – 6.2
- 3 Shimmer Lake (2017) – 6.2
- 4 Band Aid (2017) – 6.6
- 5 Sonic The Hedgehog (2020) – 6.6
- 6 Don’t Think Twice (2016) – 6.7
- 7 Iron Man 3 (2013) – 7.2
- 8 The Mindy Project (2012-2017) – 7.4
- 9 Happy Endings (2011-2013) – 7.7
- 10 The Mandalorian (2019-Ongoing) – 8.7
Making History (2017) – 6.2
This short-lived series starred Adam Pally as he, his girlfriend, and a Professor he works within Massachusetts and find that they can all time travel and go back in time before the American Revolution has started.
It was a well-received series that had a lot of laughs and history. It’s worth checking out and is a quick watch at only 9 episodes!
Dog Days (2018) – 6.2
Dog Days takes the now repetitive approach of having countless different storylines and characters to follow and then unexpectedly having everyone’s lives interconnect throughout the movie.
The focus of this film is every character’s love of dogs and finding a connection with their pets. It certainly isn’t an original film, but if you’re in the mood for a carefree movie with a lot of dogs and are a fan of Adam Pally it’s worth checking out.
Shimmer Lake (2017) – 6.2
This Netflix crime drama follows a small-time robbery that turns into a bigger conspiracy involving murder throughout the movie. The Sheriff (Ben Walker) investigates his brother (Rainn Wilson), but both of their intentions and plans are shrouded in mystery throughout.
Adam Pally plays the Sheriff’s partner and tries to help in the investigation as best he can.
Band Aid (2017) – 6.6
This Indie film stars Zoe Lister-Jones (who also directed) and Adam Pally as a married couple who are trying to find a healthy way to argue. They’re finding that their marriage has turned into constant arguing between the two and nothing is resolved.
They decide to try to turn their arguments into songs and find that it’s therapeutic because they can leave the songs on the stage. It’s a fun and heart-warming film that’s worth checking out.
Sonic The Hedgehog (2020) – 6.6
This film follows the popular video game character Sonic, a blue hedgehog who can run at supersonic speed (voiced by Ben Schwartz), as he lands on Earth and befriends a local Sheriff (James Marsden).
The Sheriff agrees to help him evade a villainous scientist (Jim Carrey) and his friends help out along the way, including Adam Pally who plays a fellow police officer.
Don’t Think Twice (2016) – 6.7
Don’t Think Twice delves into the lives of a tight-knit improv troupe as they try to make it in the world of sketch comedy. One member of the group (Keegan-Michael Key) auditions for and gets a spot on a successful sketch comedy show and finds fame and popularity in his work.
Adam Pally only has a small role, but the film highlights improv comedy and has a good balance of drama throughout.
Iron Man 3 (2013) – 7.2
Iron Man 3 followed the story of Tony Stark’s superhero Ironman (Robert Downey, Jr.) as he is struggling to deal with his own internal anxiety and worry after previous battles he’s fought throughout the Avengers franchise.
As he struggles, a new villain called The Mandarin reveals himself. Although Adam Pally only has a small role as a cameraman overly excited to meet Tony Stark, it’s a fun comedic relief moment in a fun MCU film that’s worth checking out.
The Mindy Project (2012-2017) – 7.4
The Mindy Project was a comedic series that followed the daily lives of doctors and employees at an OB/GYN practice. The plot centered around Dr. Mindy Lahiri (Mindy Kaling) and showed her brilliance as a medical professional while also showing her disastrous personal life that she is constantly trying to fix.
Adam Pally plays one of the doctors who worked at the practice for most of the series. It’s a hilarious show that’s worth checking out!
Happy Endings (2011-2013) – 7.7
This beloved comedy series followed the relationship of Alex (Elisha Cuthbert) and Dave (Zachary Knighton) as their marriage fell apart and their friend core group was affected. Although they break-up they decide to be civil so everyone can remain friends even after their split, which causes the dynamics of the group to change.
The show was fun and carefree with great comedic acting throughout.
The Mandalorian (2019-Ongoing) – 8.7
The Disney+ original series, The Mandalorian, focused on a time period before the prequels as a young baby Yoda is being hunted and the only one who can protect him is the mysterious Mandalorian (Pedro Pascal).
The show returns Star Wars to the roots of the space western genre. Although Adam Pally only has a small role (alongside Jason Sudekis) the entire series is worth a watch!