Most of the living cast of SCTV reuniting for Netflix special directed by Martin Scorcese
The five surviving members of SCTV’s original cast, plus Martin Short, will reunite for a Netflix special filming this spring in the United States and Canada. Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin, Catherine O’Hara and Dave Thomas also are joining Short for “An Afternoon with SC... [Read More]
Andrea Martin and Colin Mochrie honored with inaugural Candy Awards at Crackup Comedy Festival
The legend of John Candy lives on in the spirits, hearts and minds of funny Canadians and comedy lovers everywhere. And now, the comedy festival in Canada’s capital city has begun handing out annual awards in his name, with the first recipients of the Candy Comedy Award being Andrea Martin and... [Read More]
Andrea Martin and Colin Mochrie honored with inaugural Candy Awards at Crackup Comedy Festival
The legend of John Candy lives on in the spirits, hearts and minds of funny Canadians and comedy lovers everywhere. And now, the comedy festival in Canada’s capital city has begun handing out annual awards in his name, with the first recipients of the Candy Comedy Award being Andrea Martin and... [Read More]
30th anniversary of “Club Paradise,” a forgotten comedy lost at sea
“It’s the vacation you’ll never forget, no matter how hard you try.” That’s how the narration in the trailer ends, however, 30 years to the day it’s exactly what everyone did. The ensemble comedy Club Paradise on paper sounds like an absolute slam dunk. Imagine Os... [Read More]
Andrea Martin to Star in Tracey Wigfield’s NBC Comedy Pilot
Tracey Wigfield’s in-the-works NBC pilot just added one of its stars. According to Deadline, Andrea Martin has signed on to play one of the lead roles in the former 30 Rock writer’s single-cam comedy produced by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock. Here’s more on the project from Deadline:... [Read More]
David Steinberg Introduces the World to the Cast of 'SCTV'
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny p... [Read More]
NBC Cancels 'Working the Engels' Starring Andrea Martin
by Megh Wright Not even two months after premiering on NBC, Canadian import Working the Engels has been canceled. THR reports that the family comedy starring Andrea Martin and Kacey Rohl — which was given a straight-to-series order last year and featured Martin's fellow SCTV alums Martin ... [Read More]
Andrea Martin on coming full circle, from SCTV to Broadway and back to Toronto and NBC for “Working The Engels”
Andrea Martin is enjoying her summer trip to Portugal when she's patched onto the phone line last night with The Comic's Comic. "It's surreal for me to have a show premiere and me be in Lisbon," Martin said. So if fans tune in tonight to the American debut of Working The Engels on NBC and start inte... [Read More]
Rachel Dratch, Andrea Martin, and James Urbaniak Join Julie Klausner and Billy Eichner's USA Pilot
by Bradford Evans A few weeks ago, the USA network announced that they've ordered a pilot presentation (a.k.a. a short pilot) called Difficult People created by and starring Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner, and now, we're learning more about who else will be in the pilot. The Difficult People pilot... [Read More]
'SCTV' Stars Martin Short, Eugene Levy, and Andrea Martin to Reunite for Martin's New NBC Series
by Bradford Evans Last month, NBC ordered 12 episodes of a new comedy starring Andrea Martin called Working the Engels for the 2014-15 TV season, and now, a couple of her SCTV costars will be turning up in guest spots. TV Line reports that Martin Short and Eugene Levy will both be guest starring on ... [Read More]