“Today is a sad day. We all from Saturday Night Live mourn the loss of Norma Macdonald, one of the most influential comedic voices of our own and of any other generation, “the show’s creators said in a press release.
Norm Macdonald came from Quebec, Canada. He established himself as a stand-up comedian in clubs and later in American series and movies. American viewers mainly associate it with the Saturday Night Live show, but in our country it is better known from series.
Artie Lange and Norm Macdonald in The Dirty Work
Since the 1990s, he has starred in the series NewsRadio, My Name Is Earl, The Norm Show, The Average Man, The Orville and Mike Tyson Mysteries.
He also played a smaller role in Miloš Forman’s films Lid versus Larry Flint and Man on the Moon. He later appeared in the films of Dr. Dolittle, Animal, Dirty Work, Scammers, Machers and Six Ridiculous.