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Sketch comedy, framed as the broadcast of the fictional Second City television station. Founded by the Second City improv troupe. First broadcast 1976-79 on Toronto's Global Television Network. The show was picked up for national broadcast on CBC, 1980-84. Production moved to Edmonton, 1980-82, before returning to Toronto for the remainder. Syndicated for an American audience on NBC, 1981-83.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
John Candy
Actor
31-Oct-1950 4-Mar-1994 Uncle Buck
Joe Flaherty
Comic
21-Jun-1941   SCTV
Eugene Levy
Comic
17-Dec-1946   Earl Camembert from SCTV
Andrea Martin
Comic
15-Jan-1947   SCTV cast member, 1976-81
Rick Moranis
Actor
18-Apr-1953   SCTV, Honey I Shrunk The Kids
Don Novello
Comic
1-Jan-1943   Comic priest Father Guido Sarducci
Catherine O'Hara
Comic
4-Mar-1954   Delia in Beetlejuice
Harold Ramis
Comic
21-Nov-1944   Egon Spengler in Ghostbusters
Tony Rosato
Comic
26-Dec-1954   Second City
Martin Short
Comic
26-Mar-1950   SNL and Primetime Glick
Dave Thomas
Comic
20-May-1949   SCTV


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