Joe Piscopo was cast on "Saturday Night Live" (1975) in 1980 as part of an overall replacement of the original cast. However, his team of players were not up to par in comedy and all were quickly replaced, except for he and Eddie Murphy. Together they dominated the show for the next three years. Since then he's appeared in movies & TV infrequently. In the '90s he was treated for thyroid cancer.IMDb Mini Biography By: Adam Kidd
|Kimberly Driscoll||(April 1997 - present) (filed for divorce) 3 children|
|Nancy Jones||(1 December 1973 - 1988) (divorced) 1 child|
He's the guy in the trench coat in Billy Joel's Keepin' The Faith music video.
He sat out of show business briefly while he underwent treatment for thyroid cancer from 1981 to 1982.
Graduated from Jones College in Jacksonville, Florida. Attended West Essex High School in New Jersey and was a member of the drama club "The Masquers".
He worked with Eddie Murphy on "Saturday Night Live" (1975), they became very good friends, Murphy even bought a home in his neighbourhood in 1982. They produced a short film for SNL about his street behaviour fitting in with the New Jersey suburbs.
His wife, Kimberly Driscoll, gave birth to their third child, daughter Olivia, on 29 November 2004.
Did some outrageous Miller Lite commercials in the 1980s.
Fan of the New Jersey Devils.
He graduated from West Essex High School in Caldwell, New Jersey in 1969.
He was nominated for the 2012 New Jersey Hall of Fame for his contributions to Arts and Entertainment.
He was nominated for a 2013 New Jersey Hall of Fame for Arts and Entertainment.
[on his relationship with Eddie Murphy] Eddie could keep a secret no matter what. He was the first person I went to when I was sick.
(August 2009) Starred in "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" at the Gateway Playhouse.
(2010) Living in Lebanon Township, New Jersey.
(December 2010) Hunterdon, New Jersey
(February 2011) Hunterdon County, New Jersey
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