7.4/10
755
23 user

Primetime Glick 

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

On Disc

at Amazon

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
2003   2002   2001  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Culture critic Jiminy Glick gets tied up in a murder case at the Toronto Film Festival.

Director: Vadim Jean
Stars: Martin Short, Jan Hooks, Linda Cardellini
Maya & Marty (TV Series 2016)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

"Maya and Marty" is a brand new show that blends musical numbers, comedy sketches and celebrity guests into one jam-packed hour of prime-time TV.

Stars: Maya Rudolph, Martin Short, Kenan Thompson
SCTV Network (1981–1983)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Comedy parody about TV.

Stars: John Candy, Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy
SCTV Channel (1983–1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

The staff of Melonville's TV station put on programming that is unique in its own silly way.

Stars: Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin
Daily Tips for Modern Living (TV Series 1998)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Stars: Greg Thomey
Inside the Box (2006–2007)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Inside the Box revolves around the content of iconic TV programming, pitting three contestants against one another as they try to identify memorable shows, actors and TV characters from the... See full summary »

Stars: Sam Kalilieh
SCTV (1976–1981)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The staff of Melonville's TV station put on programming that is unique in its own silly way.

Stars: Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin
The Martin Short Show (1999–2000)
Comedy | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Martin Short interviews celebrities with some Sketch Comedy on the side.

Stars: Martin Short, Lou Bega, Chevy Chase
Bill & Son's Towing (TV Series 2012)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Stars: Eric Toth, Jon Smith, Dave Brennan
From the Desk of Ron Sparks (TV Series 2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Ron Sparks is a lonely man who lives in a bomb shelter somewhere in Canada. His only contact with the outside world has been through correspondence. He writes people/companies with insane ... See full summary »

Stars: Ron Sparks, Susan A. Cabral, Ronald M. Sparks
Fancy (TV Series 2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

When the cameras are rolling, children's TV host QUEEN MAUREEN is pretty, kind and can sing like a bird. But in real life, plain ol' Maureen Fancy is a pretty complicated mess... struggling... See full summary »

Stars: Kate Hewlett, Jana Peck, Patrick McKenna
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Martin Short ...  Jiminy Glick / ... 30 episodes, 2001-2003
Michael McKean ...  Adrien Van Voorhees 30 episodes, 2001-2003
Brett Gilbert ...  Ladislof 30 episodes, 2001-2003
Jackie Stevens Jackie Stevens ...  Ronette 30 episodes, 2001-2003
David Lee McLain ...  Zoltan 18 episodes, 2001-2002
Alex Baker ...  Carole - Guitarist / ... 17 episodes, 2001-2003
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

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

Genres:

Comedy | Music

Certificate:

TV-14
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Comedy Central | Comedy Central

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 June 2001 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Comedy Central See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(30 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

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

Quotes

[interviewing Mel Brooks]
Jiminy Glick: Now, I have to ask you. What's your beef with the Nazis?
See more »

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 »

Connections

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

Soundtracks

Joy Ride
(uncredited)
Music by Jack Coles
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Incredibly Funny!
21 October 2001 | by tbro71See all my reviews

Martin Short is absolutely hilarious ad-libbing his interviews with famous celebrities and it's very comical watching them trying not to laugh as he makes his ridiculous and extremely loud comments. His interview with Nathan Lane was so funny it should be measured as the benchmark for his show.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 23 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed