CBC Television Network

Hey Taxi

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1969 to 1970

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Thursday nights during the summer of 1972.
Terry David Mulligan was the star of this situation comedy about a university student who wins the taxi license to an Austin Mini in a Scrabble game. The co-star was Bill Reiter,  who played a variety of different characters including the French Canadian mechanic, the Japanese bartender and a pizza chef.
The show was written by Tony Hudz, Pat Donohue, Tom Ruffen, Edwin Turner and Eric Nichol. Ted Brooke was the director and the producer was Al Vitols, all of whom worked on A Second Look and Piffle & Co. for CBC.
Mulligan later did bit parts in films, while spending most of his time as host/interviewer on MT: Movie Television.

Written by John Corcelli – September, 2005