Robin Duke is a Canadian actress, comedian, and voice actress. For her work writing and performing on SCTV, she has received an Earle Grey Award and a star on Canada’s Walk of Fame. Added to the cast (and writing room) were Tony Rosato, Robin Duke, and Rick Moranis. Post SCTV. Home; About; Shows; Reviews; Author; Blog; Gallery; Contact; SCTV & behind the scenes. She has appeared in many films, most notably Harold Ramis’ films: Groundhog Day with Bill Murray, Multiplicity with Michael Keaton, Stuart Smalley Saves His Family, and Club Paradise with Robin Williams. Robin is writing her memoir as part of her masters of fine arts degree in creative non-fiction at University of King’s College in Halifax, N.S. To top it off, Joe Flaherty suddenly left towards the end of the shooting, returning after shooting finished to record a set of improvised solo bits to make up for it. Second City Toronto mainstage cast 1977-80, 81; SCTV. Robin Duke Pre SCTV. Robin Duke. Jim Belushi, Robin Duke, Mary Gross, Brad Hall, Tim Kazurinsky, ... “SCTV AM News Today”, “Chickadee Chickette Chicken-Style Loaf”, “Leave It To Beaver 25th Anniversary Party”, “Quick-Wash Dish Laundry”, “PSA: Children on Booze”, “Blind Fists of the Furious Dragon”, “Dr. Eugene Levy View Bio. She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada. Tony Rosato, who, like Duke, joined SCTV for season 3, followed Duke to New York. John and his guest, Andy Hoglund, interview SNL and SCTV alumnus Robin Duke. She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada. Last updated September 26, 2019 Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress, comedian, and voice actress. Alongside Joe Piscopo playing The Whiners, Doing her surreal Mrs. T character alongside the real Mr. T. Saturday Night Live Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. She’s most known for Wendy Whiner, who along with Joe Piscopo created the most annoying couple in history. From its humble beginnings in 1976, SCTV transformed from a half-hour comedy airing monthly in Canada on the Global Television Network to a widely embraced series that, by the third season, was airing weekly on the CBC and syndicated in the U.S. Impersonations. March 13, 1954 View Robin Duke's Gallery of Photos, Videos, Audio and Podcasts from her appearances on SCTV, SNL, Films & TV as well as some Arts & Crafts! Back in the Carter-Reagan era, Rosato made a brief splash when he and Robin Duke joined the SCTV cast at the end of its first-era instantiation. Andrea Martin View Bio. Molly Earle. SCTV's best half-hour episodes from 1978 - 1980 are showcased in this 3-DVD collection. Robin graduated from King’s College in 2018 with a Masters in Creative Non-fiction. She is married to Hendriik Riik. (iamrobinduke) Duke was another of the SCTV cast members who went on to do SNL. 1980-1984 Harold Ramis. Moranis, a friend of Dave Thomas primarily known as a radio personality in Canada, was the only cast member not to have come from the ranks of Second City. Robin Duke, Actress: Groundhog Day. She has appeared in many films, most notably Harold Ramis’ films: Groundhog Day with Bill Murray, Multiplicity with Michael Keaton, Stuart Smalley Saves His Family, and Club Paradise with Robin Williams. Catherine O'Hara. SCTV (TV Series 1976–1981) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. SCTV Network 90 - One On the Town. Robin Duke was born on March 13, 1954 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. She had a lead role opposite George Wendt in John Candy’s made-for-TV directorial debut, Hostage for a Day.Nowadays you may recognize her as the mom on Man Seeking Woman or Wendy from the Blouse Barn on Schitts Creek. FANDOM. is best known for her work on the comedy series SCTV and for her three years at Saturday Night Live. During that time she completed a memoir entitled “My Funny Life and Improvising Through It.” She is currently a professor at the School of Creative and Performing Arts at Humber College in their Comedy Program. Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress and comedian. She also pops up occasionally on CBC’s/Netflix’s, Schitt’s Creek playing Wendy at the Blouse Barn. In Groundhog Day, which has been described as a “masterclass on how to live”, Robin had the pleasure to work with Bill Murray whom she describes as kind and generous, as well as Chris Elliot whom she had the pleasure of working with again in Schitt’s Creek. With a 24 year age range, theatre audiences readily relate with Women Fully Clothed and their precise observations of the pressures of parenting, relationships, work life and play. A sketch comedy television show from the Toronto comedy troupe of Second City. Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress, comedian and voice actress. Stuart Smalley Saves His Family, written by Al Franken & directed by Harold Ramis, although one of the most unappreciated comedies of all time, was one of Robin’s favourite films. Duke, Robin Associated Records. Joe Flaherty. Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live. Apparently, improvising wasn’t as easy as it looked. IMogene Iacocca. tony and I. join Robin's mailing list . She teaches writing as a faculty member at Humber College in Toronto Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress and comedian. Robin Duke Tentative release date is 2020. is best known for her work on the comedy series SCTV and for her three years at Saturday Night Live. Molly Earle. Saturday Night Live 1981-84 The Last Polka Concert for the North Americas I, Martin Short, Goes Hollywood Second City 15th Second City 25 Years She is an actress and writer, known for Groundhog Day (1993), Saturday Night Live (1975) and Multiplicity (1996). She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada. Rick Moranis View Bio. https://snl.fandom.com/wiki/Robin_Duke?oldid=34246. Wikis. Skits:High Q/English for Beginners/Leave it to Beaver 25th Anniversary/Kanadian Korner/One on the Town/Play it Again, Bob. Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live.She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada.She teaches comedy, as a faculty member, at Humber College in Toronto. Rick Moranis. 5 Neat Guys; Jackie Rogers Jr; Lola Heatherton; The Schmenge Brothers ; Bobby Bittman; Leutonia; Days of the Week; Characters. Most visited articles. After SCTV. It was created as an offshoot from Toronto's Second City troupe. SCTV party. Robin began her career taking improvisation workshops at Second City in Toronto. Impersonations. Robin Duke(59 Shows April 1981 - May 1984) Robin, like Rosato, first appeared on SNL on 11 April 1981. SCTV Wiki. 513 Pages. Robin has enjoyed writing humorous ‘slice of life’ essays for various national publications including Today’s Parent, Homemaker’s Magazine, National Post and Canadian Living. Robin recounts her early days as a performer at Second City, her stint on SCTV, and her 4-year run on SNL. Series 3; Characters. Most recently Robin received the David Broadfoot Comedy Genius award. Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live. Robin has enjoyed writing humorous ‘slice of life’ essays for various national publications including Today’s Parent, Homemaker’s Magazine, National Post and Canadian Living. sctv character? She joined SCTV with O’Hara and actually replaced her on SNL when O’Hara returned to SCTV at the last minute. Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress, comedian, and voice actress. The circumstances surrounding her hiring are much like those concerning Rosato, though Robin joined as a last-minute replacement for Catherine O'Hara, who had agreed to join the show and then backed out. Club Paradise with its cast of thousands including Robin Duke, Peter O’Toole & Robin Williams was shot in Jamaica over a period of three months. was the brainchild of Robin Duke in 2003, and was originally commissioned for a Second City fundraiser. John Candy View Bio. Duke and Rosato both left at the end of the season to join the cast of Saturday Night Live. Fairly obscure SCTV and Saturday Night Live legacy Tony Rosato has apparently gone bonkers and is at the center of a fascinating miscarriage of justice north of the border. Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress, comedian, and voice actress.Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live.She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada.She teaches writing as a faculty member at Humber College in Toronto and has a recurring role playing … Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress who portrays Wendy Kurtz on Schitt's Creek.. Career. She is an actress and writer, known for Groundhog Day (1993), Saturday Night Live (1975) and Multiplicity (1996). Robin Duke on IMDb: Movies, Tv, Celebrities, and more... Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys STARmeter Awards San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events “Robin Duke was hysterical in shows at Second City. Robin has appeared in many films, most notably Harold Ramis’ films: Groundhog Day with Bill Murray, Multiplicity with Michael Keaton, Stuart Smalley Saves His Family, and Club Paradise with Robin Williams. Robin Duke (born March 13, 1954) is a Canadian actress, comedian, and voice actress.Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live.She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada. Robin also discusses her post-SNL film and TV career, and … She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada. SCTV Walk of Fame. Edmonton apartment party with Dave Pam Mark and Rick. Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live. Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live. Robin Duke, who replaced O’Hara for the Edmonton season of SCTV, then replaced O’Hara on SNL. “That experience was an adventure” says Robin, “and could be its own movie!”. Shelley Winters. Robin Duke, Rick Moranis, and Tony Rosato join the cast, replacing John Candy, Catherine O'Hara, and Harold Ramis. Robin Duke During that time she completed a memoir entitled “My Funny Life and Improvising Through It.” She is currently a professor at the School of Creative and Performing Arts at Humber College in their Comedy Program. Tony Rosato and Robin Duke wrote scripts at the beginning of the show as they had before, until quickly leaving to write and perform for Saturday Night Live. was the brainchild of Robin Duke in 2003, and was originally commissioned for a Second City fundraiser. Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live. “Mean”Joe Greene & Rocky B The all female sketch comedy troupe, including Robin Duke, Kathryn Greenwood, Jayne Eastwood, and Teresa Pavlinek have toured throughout the world, playing to … 54 likes. She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada. (iamrobinduke) Duke was another of the SCTV cast members who went on to do SNL. Series 3; Characters. Andrea Martin. Robin Duke Pre SCTV. Years on SNL Tony Rosato, who, like Duke, joined SCTV for season 3, followed Duke to New York. Robin Duke | SCTV Wiki | Fandom. WFC write their sketch comedy shows based on their own experiences as women in today’s world. A two way player between SNL and SCTV. While writing and performing in numerous Secondary City Revue shows in both Toronto and Los Angeles ,she developed her skills as a comedic actress and comedy writer making life long friends along the way. ... O’Hara quit SNL (before ever appearing) to return to SCTV, and Duke was hired as her last-minute replacement for the second time. Much thanks to the “SCTV Guide” site for providing most of this information. Robin Duke View Bio. After a season of writing and performing on SCTV, Robin went on to become a Not Ready for Prime Time Player On Saturday Night Live. He infiltrates the SCTV Studio on behalf of Zontar). Second City Television, commonly shortened to SCTV and later known as SCTV Network and SCTV Channel, is a Canadian television sketch comedy show that ran between 1976 and 1984. The following people were also cast members of SCTV : Tony Rosato (Series 3) John Hemphill (Series 5,6) Mary Charlotte Wilcox (Series 5,6) The following people were special guests on SCTV : Bonar Bain (Conrad Bain’s twin brother. Eugene Levy. Directed by John Blanchard. She is married to Hendriik Riik. Saturday Night Live 1981-84 The Last Polka Concert for the North Americas I, Martin Short, Goes Hollywood Second City 15th Second City 25 Years Craft Break with Molly Earle . I enlisted for Saturday morning workshops taught by John Candy and Joe Flaherty. They have one child. Robin Duke. Robin Duke is a Canadian actress, comedian, and voice actress. Second City Toronto mainstage cast 1977-80, 81; SCTV. She teaches comedy, as a faculty member, at Humber College in Toronto. Shelley Winters. Duke may be best known for her work on the television comedy series SCTV and, later, Saturday Night Live. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Explore Wikis; Community Central; Start a Wiki; Search Sign In Don't have an account? Robin Duke. One of my fav scenes and working with Tony was always fun. Games Movies TV Video. She co-founded Women Fully Clothed, a sketch comedy troupe which toured Canada. While there, she created the Whiners and the first televised impersonation of Mr T. In addition to many guest appearances Robin appeared in 3 seasons of FXX’s Man Seeking Woman. She teaches comedy, as a faculty member, at Humber College in Toronto. Catherine O'Hara View Bio. Robin Duke was born on March 13, 1954 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. Robin Duke is a Canadian actress, comedian, and voice actress. Robin graduated from King’s College in 2018 with a Masters in Creative Non-fiction. For her work writing and performing on SCTV, she has received an Earle Grey Award and a star on Canada’s Walk of Fame. Robin Duke and Tony Rosato from The Second City Toronto stage show, and Rick Moranis were brought in to fill out the cast. getting into character. Tony Rosato and Robin Duke wrote scripts at the beginning of the show as they had before, until quickly leaving to write and perform for Saturday Night Live. sctv Tony Rosato. A two way player between SNL and SCTV. Register Start a Wiki. Most recently Robin received the David Broadfoot Comedy Genius award. They have one child. She received an Emmy nomination for her writing on SNL and a Gemini nomination for her role on North of 60. Joe Flaherty View Bio. With Robin Duke, Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin. John Blanchard became the series director at this point. She joined SCTV with O’Hara and actually replaced her on SNL when O’Hara returned to SCTV at the last minute. The all female sketch comedy troupe, including Robin Duke, Kathryn Greenwood, Jayne Eastwood, and Teresa Pavlinek have toured throughout the world, playing to sold out theatres and garnering rave reviews. Eugene Levy and Andrea Martin only do the show part-time. Add new page. She had a lead role opposite George Wendt in John Candy’s made-for-TV directorial debut, Hostage for a Day.Nowadays you may recognize her as the mom on Man Seeking Woman or Wendy from the Blouse Barn on Schitts Creek. After SCTV. Popular pages. 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