The pair talk about meeting in improv class and their rise to prominence in the Toronto comedy scene of the late 1980s. After several lineup changes, the group landed a TV deal. Their cult comedy sketch television program ran from 1988 to 1995.
After many multivarious outside activities, they recently reformed and undertook a national tour. They'll soon be shooting a new limited series for Canadian television.
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