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Overview (2)

Born in Fresno, California, USA
Birth NameWilliam Hugh Parker

Mini Bio (1)

Corky was born Janurary 27 1970 in Fresno California. He started singing and tap dancing at the age of 8. At age 10 he was discovered by a Hollywood agent. In 1980 Corky was sent on an audition for a movie called the "Forest". He got the role. He went on to do over two dozen national commercials and television appearances working with such actors as Danny Devito, Bill Paxton, Tim Conway, until landing the role of "Freddy" on the show "Silver Spoons" in 1982. He would appear on the show for four years. Working in between on various projects and also appearing on "The Tonight Show" with Johnny Carson as a guest. He then got the role of "Winslow" on "Party Camp" in 1987. After doing the movie his passion changed. He then went on to plays drums and make countless records in various bands, tour with bands like MXPX and Reel Big Fish for the next ten years. He is now happily married with a beautiful wife and daughter.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Corky Pigeon

Family (1)

Spouse Bobbie Sunday Starr (2000 - present)  (1 child)

Trivia (9)

Named Corky after a fallen Marine in Vietnam.
Has been playing the drums since age 7. Former member of L.A. bands "The Gain" and "Buck." Toured with the Groovie Ghoulies.
His band, "Big In Japan," formed with the bass player of "The Gain" released an album entitled 'Destroy The New Rock.'
Is a talented tap dancer. An episode of "Silver Spoons" features his character "Freddie" surprising his friends by suddenly tap dancing for them.
Working FM Entertainment Talk Station in Los Angeles selling air time for Howard Stern and touring with his band. Currently lives in the Valley in Los Angeles. [2003]
Living happily in California with wife and daughter. Daughter is Taylor Pigeon. [July 2007]
His new band "Dirty Filthy Mugs" released EP Titled "Half Pint" with Joey and Steve from the Gain. [November 2008]
Playing drums for the band, Buck. [2003]
Corky went to Bundy Canyon Christian School in Wildomar, CA for a year.

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