Joe (I) Flaherty filmography and biography
Date of birth: 21 June 1941, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Joe (I) Flaherty trivia
- He was raised in Pittsburgh, and did not come to Toronto until the early 70s for the Second City theatre.
- Brother of comedy writer Paul Flaherty (I).
- Joe has joined the faculty of Humber College's Comedy: Writing & Performance course.
- Father of Gudrun Flaherty.
- Was notorious at Second City for improvising midway through a sketch that would catch the performer off guard, making it difficult for them to improvise given what he had ad libbed.
Joe (I) Flaherty quotes
- If you don't hop aboard the change train, you're gonna get derailed.
- We will never have that chance [of doing SCTV] again. We will never get that kind of a shot at it.