Talk-show parody featuring obese host Jiminy Glick, who usually knows nothing about his guests and hurls veiled insults at them during his interviews.

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Series cast summary:
 Jiminy Glick / ... (30 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Adrien Van Voorhees (30 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Ladislof (30 episodes, 2001-2003)
Jackie Stevens ...
 Ronette (30 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Zoltan (18 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Carole - Guitarist / ... (17 episodes, 2001-2003)


Jiminy Glick, a character first introduced on the The Martin Short Show now has his own show. His gross incompetence and clueless confidence shine in conversations with various celebrities. There's also an opening monologue with Glick that usually involves his bandleader Adrien VanVoorhees (Michael McKean), plus commercial and movie parodies featuring other characters. Written by Anonymous

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If you think you know Hollywood... You don't know GLICK!


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20 June 2001 (USA)  »

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(30 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


The show is mostly improvised by Martin Short. See more »


Bill Maher: [after Jiminy describes his sex life] That's great. I always thought that was a whole front and you were gay, but that's, you know, just what I've heard.
Jiminy Glick: Now why, isn't that interesting coming from a 44-year-old bachelor.
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Crazy Credits

At the end of every episode before the credits roll, Jiminy Glick is always in a steam room with his first guest he had on that show. See more »


Referenced in Tosh.0: Crystal Light Dancers (Reunion) (2010) See more »


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Music by Jack Coles
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