No less than Lorne Michaels once wondered if Hartman hadn’t ‘touched greatness’ more than any SNL cast member. Yet Hartman’s genius is the toughest to properly appreciate. ‘He was definitely a guy that was in everything,’ Mandel said. ‘And he could play anything. Yet you never got a sense that everybody knew exactly who he was.’
The man never failed to make me laugh. From Grantland’s terrific series commemorating SNL’s 40th Anniversary…via The Glue «.