In 1966, he starred in an unsold comedy pilot called "Rambling Wreck from Discotheque" playing a TV writer who reluctantly agrees to produce a rock-and-roll television series aimed at the teeny-bopper set.
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I don't take myself too seriously which is maybe why I've done a lot more comedy roles than anything else. I have more fun doing off-the-wall kinds of things.
In the original, unused ending of
Little Shop of Horrors
he played the character of Patrick Martin. The role was eventually played by James Belushi
but Dooley still gets a credit in the movie's DVD and in the special thanks section of the movie.