I did the pilot and then went away. He received a second shared Oscar nomination, this time for Best Director of 's Heaven Can Waitwhich he co-directed with the movie's star Warren Beatty. Which was really a shitty trick. Why did the show want Buck Henry to host? Within that sturdy, familiar context however, the show took an awful lot of risks, beginning with its musical guest.
The Day of the Dolphin.
Like a good father figure, Henry was that rare thing in the early years of SNLa calming backstage presence. Same kind of stuff. The director was French, the producers were German and Italian, and the production company was Italian. Lisa Picard is Famous.