Cut it out—Dave CoulierIt was almost on Saturday Night Live?!
Dave, who was Uncle Joey Full HouseFrom 1987 to 1995 and beyond Fuller HouseFrom 2016 to 2020, he revealed that he was very close to being cast member of the legendary sketch show rather than yucking it up alongside the Tanners.
SiriusXM’s July 13 Interview Jim Norton & Sam RobertsDave stated that he auditioned to be a part of the cast. SNLWhen he was a stand up comic in the 1980s, he got a call confirming the show’s creator. Lorne Michaels wanted him as a cast member.
“I told everybody in my life, of course,”Dave. “All the comics were like, ‘Wow, you’re on SNL?’ and I was like, ‘Yeah, can you believe it?'”
Then, the other shoe fell.
“I boxed up everything in my apartment and then 10 days go by and I don’t hear anything,”He explained. “I’m trying to find an apartment in New York. I’m ready to go. Then I get a call that says, ‘I’ve got some bad news.’ I said, ‘What could be bad—I couldn’t find an apartment?’ He said, ‘No, you’re not going.'”