Along with partner Johnny Wayne, he made close to 70 guest appearances on "Toast of the Town" (1948) aka. The Ed Sullivan Show, more than any other performer or group.
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We were very serious, damn serious, and we'd sit there sweating and fighting over lines, and then we started to laugh hysterically. We always quit because we knew the following day we'd come back and say 'What's funny about that?' Comedy is very fragile. The words are important. There is rhythm, and we don't want anybody changing lines. It's written in stone.
He was awarded the O.C. (Officer of the Order of Canada) on November 14, 1996 for his services to entertainment in Canada.