SOME FUN PHOTOS AND VIDEOS
A COLLECTION OF PIX OF PEOPLE I HAVE WORKED WITH OR JUST RAN INTO OVER THE YEARS!
Some Jazz Improv with Mark at the Paul Hahn Pianos booth the the CNE!
Tap Dancing with Stella Parton in Pump Boys and Dinettes!
Backstage with Leslie Neilson!
With RAY LIOTTA
at Stonehenge…of all places!
Working the ski hill with Olympian TODD BROOKER!
I’m with Johnnie Ray and Barbara McNair!
Hanging out with DAVE STIEB!
He plays guitar and jammed with us!
The one and only ALAN ARKIN!
Not every idea your agent has will be a GOOD idea!
My thanks to Ronnie Prophet for the suit!
I’ve known MATT DUSK
since he was a kid hanging
around me at the piano!
My first day on Mr. Dressup…which led to 10 years on the show!
That’s a rather creepy look
SCOTT VIRTUE & TESSA MOIR
That’s Mr. “Poetry In Motion” JOHNNY TILLOTSON, along with a bearded me, and singer David Bach. This was during a 2 week run we had at a casino.
And Patrick Chan…of course!
GORDON LIGHTFOOT autographing 2 guitars
Street Piano Honkey Tonk
That’s me doing a commercial for Scotia Bank…with a yo-yo!
A clip from the movie
I’m a Yo-Yo expert!
What a surprise!
Spreading around some
good will with a few
TORONTO BLUE JAYS
at Sunnybrook Hospital!
My First Day With The Jays!
KLINGER! Jamie Farr And I
Were Working At
Stage West in Calgary!
Working With Tommy Smothers in California…AND Me Winning The All-City Yo-Yo Championship At 11 Years Old!
Dueling With Bob Rae!
I’m With Colin Mochrie- working at Casino Rama!
I Really Must Stop
Trying To Be Elvis!
That Goes For Randy Vancourt Too!
The BRANSON Cast of
“Pump Boys and Dinettes”!
Another TV Commercial! Canadian Tire Had A Custom “Tire Shaped” Yo-Yo Built For Me To Use To Illustrate The Rise And Fall Of Tire Prices! It Was Like Playing With A Spinning Brick!
That Very Commercial!
Sharing The Stage With
from American Idol!
With Robin Duke from Groundhog Day,
SCTV, SNL, etc.!
in Detroit at a
National Yo-Yo Exhibit!
Some of my vintage yo-yo’s were on display- AND the stage was a GIANT Yo-Yo!
That’s GORDIE TAPP!
at the Chicago Book Fair with Bobby Goldsboro!
We spent half our time making up parodies of songs like “Honey” and “Watching Scotty Grow”!
Backstage at The KeyBank Centre in Buffalo with Jim Peterik! (He wrote “Eye Of The Tiger” among other songs) There were about 15,000 people in the audience!!!
You Might Remember
This KFC Commercial…
Leons Ho-Ho-Hold Event AND
This Was Cool! I Was Part Of The VERY LAST Coast To Coast LIVE TV COMMERCIAL That The CBC Ever Did! It Was Part Of The 60th Anniversary Of CBC Television!
I Wrote The Music To The Lyrics Provided By A Committee…(and what fabulous lyrics they were!)
My Ford Truck Commercial!
I got religion while filming “Our Fathers” with
Ted Danson and