This work offers a complete episode guide and comprehensive history of Second City Television. The influential Canadian sketch comedy series created dozens of memorable characters (i.e. station president Guy Caballero and showbiz mogul Johnny LaRue) and featured well-known performers such as John Candy, Catherine O'Hara, and Martin Short, at the height of their comedic careers. Presenting a thorough summary and review for each of SCTV's 135 episodes, the author traces the initial appearance and evolution of some of comedy's best known television characters and sketches. Two appendices provide guides to the program's compilation shows and recently released boxed sets on DVD.A History and Episode Guide Jeff Robbins ... Yes, the horse talks, but only to Bernstein, whose character is much more eccentric than The Godfathera#39;s Woltz: Besides being the only ... This scene, in which Ugazzo pitches his idea to the heads of the five networks, mirrors a similar afive familiesa meeting in The Godfather;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Second City Television|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2007-08-29|