The Kids in the Hall - Netflix

Sat 29 June 2019

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Get ready for sketch comedy...Canadian style! The Kids In The Hall are a hilarious sketch comedy troupe. They got their name from a comedian named Jack Benny, who would often end a joke by saying: "I got this from the kids in the hall", referring to the amateur comedians who would hang around outside his office. KITH was formed in 1984 when McCulloch and McKinney, who had worked together in Calgary as part of a group named the Audience, teamed up with Foley and McDonald's Toronto-based group, KITH. Thompson officially joined in January 1985. That same year, McCulloch and McKinney were hired as writers for NBC's Saturday Night Live after a talent scout saw KITH in performance. Significantly, SNL had also been created by Michaels, himself an ex-patriate Canadian living and producing in New York. Still in 1985, Foley appeared in the film High Stakes, and Thompson and McDonald toured with...

The Kids in the Hall - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 1989-10-24

The Kids in the Hall - Paul Bellini - Netflix

Paul Bellini (born September 12, 1959) is a Canadian comedy writer and television actor. Bellini is well-known figure in the Canadian television comedy industry for his work on The Kids in the Hall and This Hour Has 22 Minutes. He has worked on several projects with Josh Levy and PJ DeBoy. He has appeared in small parts on television shows and films.

The Kids in the Hall - Awards - Netflix

Won Gemini Award in 1996, 1997 - writer for This Hour Has 22 Minutes Won Writer's Guide of Canada for Excellence in Writing in 1997 for This Hour Has 22 Minutes Nominated Emmy Award 1994 - writer for The Kids in the Hall Nominated Cable ACE award 1992 - writer for The Kids in the Hall

The Kids in the Hall - References - Netflix


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