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Old 01/21/2004, 8:18 PM
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Then why did Ef_7 put Celebrity Survivor in the list of sketches available for download in Frank Caliendo's thread?


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Old 01/21/2004, 8:17 PM
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Then why did Ef_7 put Celebrity Survivor in the list of sketches available for download in Frank Caliendo's thread?


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Old 01/21/2004, 8:11 PM
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You're right, this isnt bickering or nitpicking. It's just trying to explain something to someone who isn't catching on. The sketches that ef is posting are available for download on madtv.com and is all he's doing is giving the direct link. Celebrity Survivor isn't available for download on madtv.com. I hope that clears everything up.

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Old 01/21/2004, 8:06 PM
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just cuz he was in it..doesnt mean everything has to go here. Maybe ef doesn't have that sketch..?
Uhm, it seems to me ef (or Mad's official site, whichever) DOES have the sketch because it's listed under Frank Caliendo's sketches, and since Frank and Bobby both have 7 Buddy Cops II (thanks for that, by the way) listed, logically Bobby should have Celebrity Survivor listed (primarily because he had a bigger role on it than Frank did to begin with). Oi, this isn't even legit bickering or nitpicking this time, just a regular correction.

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No, the sketches are from madtv.com's site.

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just cuz he was in it..doesnt mean everything has to go here. Maybe ef doesn't have that sketch..?

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Hey, ef, shouldn't Celebrity Survivor be listed here too since Bobby was in it as Connie Chung?

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Full Name: Bobby Lee [news]
Date of Birth: September 17th, 1972
Place of Birth: San Diego, CA
Height / Weight: <unknown> / <unknown>
Seasons on MADtv: 7-13 (2001 - 2008)

Recurring Characters:Celebrity Impressions:
  • A.J. Maclean
  • Apl De Ap
  • Beni Hana
  • Bobby Trendy
  • Connie Chung
  • Donnie D.
  • George Foreman Jr.
  • Jackie Chan
  • Jai Rodriguez
  • Junichiro Koizumi
  • Keiko Agena
  • Keone Young
  • Kim Jong-Il
  • Kim Jong-Un
  • Lucy Liu
  • Michelle Kwan
  • Pat Morita
  • Sandra Oh
  • Satan
  • Soon-Yi Previn
  • SuChin Pak
  • Takako Fuji
  • Vern Yip
  • Vili Fualaau
  • William Hung
  • Yunjin Kim
  • Yuya Ozeki
  • Ziyi Zhang
Biography:
After Bobby Lee's parents emigrated to the U.S. from Korea, his father worked three jobs to support his family. Eventually, Bobby's father settled on a clothing store in San Diego, CA; at one point, he even owned an entire chain of clothing stores. The family expected Bobby to run the family business someday; however, growing up was not easy for their son. In Bobby's words, he was "a mess as a kid." His parents were tough on him because he was a D student in high school who struggled with attention deficit disorder. At one point in his young life, Bobby even attended drug rehab; and he constantly struggled with self-image problems related to his small size. Certainly a successful showbiz career seemed like a remote possibility for the teenage Bobby.

Since he had no ambition to attend college after he graduated from high school, Bobby took any degrading blue-collar job that he could find; he even lived out of a truck for four months. One fateful night, however, he got an itch to become a standup comic while watching comedians perform at La Jolla's Comedy Store, located in his native San Diego. It took him a couple of months to work up the courage to take the stage; after all, he had no comedy experience. After a year of perfecting his craft, Bobby was spotted onstage by Pauly Shore, who asked the young Lee to open for him in Las Vegas. That night, Bobby also met Pauly's mother, Mitzi Shore, the celebrated owner of her own eponymous comedy store in San Diego. Through what Bobby calls "trial and error," he ultimately grew more and more comfortable with his craft. When the crowd didn't respond, he would just smile. "It's all about repetition and learning to stay comfortable so you can be yourself," Lee once said. "The more you fail, the better you'll become."

At age 23, Bobby suffered from major depression because he felt that he had nothing going for him. Once he recovered, he decided to audition for "MADtv." Ten interviews later, the show's producers asked him to become a cast member. Although Bobby began as a featured player during Season 7 of "MADtv," he was elevated to full-time cast member status by Season 8. Now entering his seventh season on "MADtv," Bobby is earnestly looking to extend his fame beyond the late-night sketch comedy series. Even though his roles in films such as Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle and Kickin' It Old School have been rather small, Bobby is encouraged by not only his own steadily growing success but also the rising fortunes of all Asians in Hollywood. "If you look at all the major networks now -- fifteen years ago, you couldn't find an Asian with a recurring spot and now you look at a show like Lost, you've got two, and then you've got Sandra on Grey's Anatomy," he observes. "You have me -- I'm on a sketch show for six years," he continues. "That's a miracle."

Since making that statement, Bobby has added two more seasons to his "MADtv" resume. During Season 14, he will be juggling his sketch comedy duties with those of his new Comedy Central series, which was picked up for the network's fall season and will give Bobby yet another creative outlet for his special brands of physical comedy and ethnic humor. As the "MADtv" veteran's popularity increases, the rest of the world will soon realize what the show's fans have known all along: love him or hate him, Bobby Lee is here to stay.

Where are they now?
As of June 2008, Bobby has been confirmed for Season 14 of "MADtv." It will mark Bobby's eighth season overall on the series, his seventh as a repertory cast member. Bobby is also currently working on an as-yet-untitled pilot, which will air on Comedy Central in the near future.

Television - Starring Roles:
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Television - Guest Roles:Film - Starring Roles:
  • <none at this time>
Film - Supporting Roles:Other Credits:
  • Advertisements: IBM Global
Fun Facts:
  • <none at this time>
Famous Catch-Phrases:
  • "Uh oh! Hot dog!" --Bae Sung
  • "Huh?" --Dr. Poon Ji-Sum (Attidues and Feelings, Both Desirable and Sometimes Secretive)
  • "It is I, the Blind Kung Fu Master!" --Blind Kung Fu Master
Memorable Quotes:
  • "You know, we all don't own a Chinese laundry, we all don't have buck teeth, we all don't speak with accents." --Bobby Lee
  • "People treat you like s*** when you're a doorman or a busboy. I licked envelopes for eight hours a day for this management company and cried half the time I was there while the managers were on the phone working." --Bobby Lee
  • "I went to Tokyo three years ago. It was a job, though. I did an ad campaign for IBM, so they flew me out there to take pictures of me. It was IBM Global. It went to Australia, France, London, all over the world. But I think the ad campaign was a failure, because of me." --Bobby Lee
  • "I know I'm funny. It's not a cockiness thing -- I just came out f***ed up that way. I know I can get laughs anywhere, in front of any crowd, if I'm given the chance." --Bobby Lee
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