Amazon Original kids pilot, Maker Shack Agency takes a unique look at the adventures of Wolfie, a 13-year-old inventor with grand ideas and a motto of “fail forward.” Together with his friends Merle, a tech wizard, and Jo, a girl who can build anything, they create gadgets to help fellow classmates. Wolfie, Merle and Jo use all the branches of science and personal ingenuity to solve problems with a new invention in every episode. Watch the pilot now and help decide if this show should be made into a series.
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If you combine the brilliant scientific mind of Ben Franklin, the resourcefulness of MacGyver and the naturally charismatic leadership of Ferris Buehler, you got the Wolf (add a little Max Fisher from RUSHMORE for good measure). He’s irrepressibly confident, naturally inquisitive and believes that every problem in life has a scientific solution.
Youngest son of famed professional football player Merle “Lights Out” Haggerty. Both his brothers are walking refrigerators and legends in the town, sure to follow in their father’s footsteps and play professional football. To keep his father happy, Merle plays on the football team, but his true passion is computer programming where he can hack into anything.
She’s the daughter of the town’s used car salesman and having grown up around the mechanics at the car dealerships, if she can’t build it, it can’t be built. Underneath her welding mask is the beautiful face of a future prom queen, but she loves getting her hands dirty. She’s popular but hasn’t been able to fully express herself and all her talents.