Joe Flaherty

Joe Flaherty

Age
79
Birthday
Jun. 21st, 1941
Born in
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Height
1.85 m

Joe Flaherty's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Freaks and Geeks TV Show
Freaks and Geeks
Police Academy: The Series TV Show
Police Academy: The Series
Second City TV (CA) TV Show
Second City TV (CA)
Robson Arms (CA) TV Show
Robson Arms (CA)
The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley TV Show
The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley
George Burns Comedy Week TV Show
George Burns Comedy Week
The Louie Show TV Show
The Louie Show
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

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BIOGRAPHY:

Joe Flaherty was born on June 21, 1941 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Joseph O'Flaherty. He is an actor and writer, known for SCTV (1976), Maniac Mansion (1990) and SCTV Network (1981). He was previously married to Judith. He was raised in Pittsburgh, and did not come to Toronto until the early 70s for the Second City theatre.
Brother of comedy writer Paul Flaherty.
Joe has joined the faculty of Humber College's Comedy: Writing & Performance course.
Father of Gudrun Flaherty.
Was notorious at Second City for improvising midway through a sketch that would catch the performer off guard, making it difficult for them to improvise given what he had ad libbed.
He appeared in three films written by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale: 1941 (1979),Used Cars (1980) and Back to the Future Part II (1989). The latter two films were also directed by Zemeckis.


TRIVIA:
  • Was notorious at Second City for improvising midway through a sketch that would catch the performer off guard, making it difficult for them to improvise given what he had ad libbed.
  • He was raised in Pittsburgh, and did not come to Toronto until the early 70s for the Second City theatre.
  • Brother of comedy writer 'Paul Flaherty (I)' (qv).
  • Joe has joined the faculty of Humber College's Comedy: Writing & Performance course.
  • Father of 'Gudrun Flaherty' (qv).


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