Talk show host inspired jiminy glick skip e. Lowe looks at hollywood which debuted in 1978 a weekly talk show for public access cable television that aired in los angeles and new york city.
He was 85 and had been suffering from emphysema and.
Skip e lowe jiminy glick. Lowe who hosted a public access cable show about hollywood and inspired martin short s character jiminy glick died monday in hollywood. Lowe was an american talk show host and actor. Kirk mckoy los.
Lowe who hosted a public access cable show about hollywood and inspired martin short s character jiminy glick died monday in hollywood. Los angeles when an earnest but sometimes inept. Lowe looks at hollywood.
Martin short tells sam jones about the real life inspiration for his best known alter ego and how he might have evolved in the future. Career he hosted skip e. He also shares some characteristics with celebrity journalists such as sam rubin and george pennachio.
Lowe dies at 85. In an appearance on late night with david letterman short revealed that his jiminy glick was a little bit of skip e. Lowe longtime cable access talk show host who was gaffe prone and often unprepared inspired martin short s jiminy glick character.
If you liked this v. Lowe a lesser known host of the public access show skip e. Some people say short s character jiminy glick was based on skip e.
He was 85 and had been suffering from emphysema and other respiratory ailments. Lowe explaining that he talks to people but he gets confused with. Sammy labella june 6 1929 september 22 2014 better known by his stage name skip e.
Lowe s weekly show appeared on time warner cable as well as on cable systems in new york and san francisco.