#48 – Adam Savage

The Life of Dad Show - Episode 48 - Adam Savage

Tommy Riles and Art Eddy talk about summer and their endless search to cool off the kids and what pitfalls can rise up when you deal with a toddler, potty training, and the pool. The guys welcome Adam Savage to the show. Adam is the co-host of the popular Discovery Channel show, MythBusters. Adam and the rest of the crew are celebrating the show’s 10 year anniversary.

If you ever have watched MythBusters, you know that the show’s co-host Adam Savage has a deep passion for science. He and his partner in crime, Jamie Hyneman, along with the rest of the MythBusters crew is celebrating the show’s 10 year anniversary this season.

Savage is a modern day “Renaissance Man”. Not only is he heavily involved in science, but Adam had a love for the arts. In his free time he sculpts and has had his work on display in San Francisco, New York and Charleston, West Virginia.

Adam has done special effects work from notable films and TV shows. He has worked on props for films like “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace”, “Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones”, “Galaxy Quest”, and “Terminator 3”.

Even with all the hats that Adam wears he makes sure that he is a devoted father. He has twin sons, which he affectionately calls “Thing 1” and “Thing 2”. We were able to chat with Adam about the longevity of MythBusters, fatherhood, sculpting, and his work on film sets.

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