Norm McDonald was a talented actor and comedian who died recently from cancer at 61 years. The Comedian has been known for his witty jokes and ability to captivate his audience with words of great comedic relief.
Before his death, he was very popular on “Saturday Night Live” and is fondly remembered as one of the best comedic voices on that show. Losing such an iconic comedian is a great loss for the entertainment industry, but Norm will be fondly remembered. Here, we shall be looking at some of his funniest roles.
Burt Reynolds, aka Turd Ferguson on Saturday Night Live
Norm will often be remembered on the Saturday Night Live show for his many comedic statements, but none of them will beat his hat-wearing character ‘Burt Reynolds’ who would only answer ‘Turd Ferguson.’ The role won him lots of fans on the Saturday Night Live show, which he played it again on the show’s 40th Anniversary.
Lucky the Dog in “Doctor Do Little”
Norm McDonald’s played the role of Lucky the dog alongside Eddy Murphy in Dr. Do Little. Eddy Murphy was a veterinarian who could hear animals speak while Lucky was his dog. Norm played the role perfectly and was one of his funniest and exciting roles that he featured in other sequels to the movie.
Rusty Heck in “The Middle”
Norm played the role of Rusty Heck in the movie “The Middle,” which is a hilarious character of a useless younger brother of Mike Heck, who was the patriarch of the Heck family.
Norm’s role as Rusty may display him as being useless, but you can never deny the comedic relief and understanding that he brought to the movie. It’s one of his funniest making him a favorite amongst all the other characters.
Sarcastic Cursed Pigeon on Mike Tyson’s Mysteries
When Mike Tyson Mysteries first aired in 2014, it brought great laughter to most screens across Hollywood. Mike Tyson lent his voice as the leader of a mystery investigative team together with his adopted daughter, a 19th Century ghost. But one of the funniest characters is the role played by Norm McDonald as a foul-mouthed Pidgeon cursed to become so after cheating on his ex. Norm killed the role and even attracted a bigger audience for the comedy series.
There you have it! Above are some of Norm McDonald’s funniest roles. Norm McDonald will be remembered among famous actors for many things, but his ability to make people laugh remains his biggest strength.