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Gilda Live (1980)

A filmed version of the Broadway show starring comedienne Gilda Radner, complete with the characters she made famous on the TV show "Saturday Night Live."

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Cast

Credited cast:
... Herself / Various Characters
... Father Guido Sarducci
... Don Kirshner / The Candy Slice Group
Nils Nichols ... Roadie
... Audition scene pianist
... The Candy Slice Group (as The Candy Slice Group)
Diana Grasselli
Myriam Valle ... (as Miriam Valle)
Maria Vidal
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... The Candy Slice Group (as The Candy Slice Group)
... The Candy Slice Group (as The Candy Slice Group)
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A filmed version of the Broadway show starring comedienne Gilda Radner, complete with the characters she made famous on the TV show "Saturday Night Live."

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Things like this only happen in the movies.


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28 March 1980 (USA)  »

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$2,261,507
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This was filmed at the same time as "The Blues Brothers", which created a conflict for Paul Shaffer. At the urging of Lorne Michaels, Shaffer chose to work on "Gilda: Live". His part in "The Blues Brothers" was given to Murphy Dunne and John Belushi is said to have remarked "Paul Shaffer is not a Blues Brother". See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Bill Murray/Delbert McClinton (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

The Audition/I Love to Be Unhappy
Written by Michael O'Donoghue
Performed by Gilda Radner
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her most famous characters are displayed on this video
21 October 2001 | by See all my reviews

I have been a huge Gilda fan forever and if you really want a taste of her humor and see her most famous characters, then this is definitely the video to rent. This is as close as we can get to a movie solely about her!!


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