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Michael O'Donoghue (I) (1940–1994)


Michael O'Donoghue was born on January 5, 1940 in Sauquoit, New York, USA as Michael Henry Donohue. He was a writer and actor, known for Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979), Saturday Night Live (1975) and Manhattan (1979). He was married to Cheryl Hardwick and Janice Bickel. He died on November 8, 1994 in New York City, New York. See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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(1975-1985)
Manhattan Dennis
(1979)
Scrooged Writer
(1988)

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 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies (TV Special) (uncredited)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of John Belushi (TV Special) (uncredited)
 2005 Saturday Night Live in the '80s: Lost & Found (TV Special documentary) (uncredited)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dan Aykroyd (Video) (uncredited)
 1999 Saturday Night Live Christmas (Video) (uncredited)
 1999 Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special documentary) (uncredited)
 1998 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Eddie Murphy (Video documentary) (uncredited)
 1998 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Steve Martin (TV Special) (uncredited)
 1992 T.V. (TV Movie)
 1992 The Itsy Bitsy Spider (Short)
 1991 Saturday Night Live Goes Commercial (TV Special) (uncredited)
 1990 Arrive Alive
 1989 The Best of Gilda Radner (Video documentary)
 1989 Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (TV Special) (uncredited)
 1988 Scrooged (written by)
 1987 The Best of Chevy Chase (Video documentary)
 1986 The Best of Dan Aykroyd (Video) (written by)
 1985 The Best of John Belushi (Video) (written by)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (head writer - 59 episodes, 1976 - 1981) (written by - 14 episodes, 1975 - 1981) (writer - 8 episodes, 1977 - 1985)
- John Lithgow/Mr. Mister (1985) ... (writer)
- Chevy Chase/Sheila E. (1985) ... (writer)
- Madonna/Simple Minds (1985) ... (writer)
 1981 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #9.22 (1981) ... (writer)
- Episode #9.21 (1981) ... (writer)
 1980 Gilda Live (Documentary)
 1979 Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (writer)
 1978 Things We Did Last Summer (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1975 Tarzoon: Shame of the Jungle (American version - American version)
 1972 Savages (screenplay)
 1971 Dynamite Chicken (segment "Phoebe Zeit-Geist")
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Other Works:

Wrote column "Not My Fault!" for Spin magazine 1993-95 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mr. Mike | Michael 'Bud' O'Donoghue
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Personal Quote:

I've always had a bad attitude. I'm earning a living off a bad attitude right now. Teachers always told me it would get me in trouble, but it's great. See more »

Trivia:

Wrote for the magazines The Evergeen Review (where he created the comic strip character Phoebe Zeit-Geist), and The National Lampoon. See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Mike

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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