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1[[quoteright:250:]]²²Michael O'Donoghue (January 5, 1940-November 8, 1994) was an American writer and performer best known for his work on ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' and his pitch black humor.²²He was married to Janice Bickel and Cheryl Hardwick (the latter of which worked on ''Saturday Night Live'''s house band in the 1970s).²²O'Donoghue died in 1994 at the age of 54 from a cerebral hemorrhage after years of suffering from migraine headaches. O'Donoghue was the oldest ''SNL'' cast member (at 54 years old) to die until Creator/CharlesRocket committed suicide in 2005 (at age 56), and both were beaten when Tom Davis (a fellow "Not Ready for Primetime"-era writer and occasional cast member for ''SNL''; often paired with Creator/AlFranken to form the comedy duo "Franken and Davis") died of cancer (at 59) in 2012.²²!Actor²* ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' as various (1975-1981, also writer)²* ''Series/DixonOfDockGreen'' as Edwards (1 episode)²* ''Film/{{Manhattan}}'' as Dennis²* ''Film/MrMikesMondoVideo'' as Mr. Mike (also writer)²* ''Film/HeadOffice'' as Scott Dantley²* ''Film/WallStreet'' as Reporter²* ''Film/TheSuicideClub'' as Cardinal Mervin²* ''Film/{{Scrooged}}'' as Priest (also writer)²²!Writer ²* ''Magazine/NationalLampoon''²* ''Film/DynamiteChicken''²* ''Film/{{Savages}}''²* ''WesternAnimation/TarzoonShameOfTheJungle''²* ''Film/GildaLive''


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