Someone pitched the idea to Smigel, but he initially balked. I had written some things for that show, that Robert Smigel — who was our executive producer — brought over to SNL. TV Show. I was working for a show called The Dana Carvey Show. When he reanimates and enlarges a giant frogthe AmbiguoBoys must stop him.
One such episode entails Ace and Gary giving children a ride home in their Duocar and offering home decorating tips, all while blithely making various suggestive gestures and comments.
I had written some things for that show, that Robert Smigel — who was our executive producer — brought over to SNL. Once the crime is in process, the police commissioner calls on the superheroes to save the day, often engaging in similar debates with the chief of police. Produced by Robert Smigel 's production company, TV Funhouse, the show followed the adventures of Ace and Gary, superheroes whose relationship satirizes the alleged homoerotic nature of the dynamic duo Batman and Robin. Ace and Gary set out to foil the evil plan, but not before calling attention to themselves with outrageous antics and innuendo, and behaving in ways perceived by other characters to be stereotypically homosexual, as in this conversation from the first episode:.
As a result, I got a short-term writing gig over there.