Yortuk and Georg Festrunk are two wild and crazy guys.
Martin reprises his role as Georg, one of the Czech Festrunk Brothers (a role he had popularized with Dan Aykroyd on Saturday Night Live) on two tracks – the second half of “A Wild and Crazy Guy ” and “You Naive Americans”.
|A Wild and Crazy Guy|
|Producer||William E. McEuen|
|Steve Martin chronology|
Steve Martin : A Wild and Crazy Guy (1978)
Martin appeared on twenty-seven Saturday Night Live shows and guest-hosted fifteen times, second only to Alec Baldwin, who has hosted seventeen times as of February 2017. On the show, Martin popularized the air quotes gesture. While on the show, Martin grew close to several cast members, including Gilda Radner.
|Born||July 1, 1952 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada|
|Birth Name||Daniel Edward Aykroyd|
|Height||6′ ( 1.83 m )|
Alec Baldwin holds the record for hosting SNL the most, with 17 episodes, beating out Steve Martin , with 15 episodes. In 2006, both made a cameo appearance when the other hosted, with Martin , up by one at the time, attempting to kill Baldwin before he could tie his record.
Comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short first connected in the 1980s while filming “The Three Amigos” and have remained close friends ever since.