July 22, 2003
Scott Thompson needs little introduction. As a member of the famed, five man sketch troupe Kids in the Hall, Thompson brought the characters Buddy Cole, Butch, Cathy Strupp, Francesca Fiore and the Running Faggot to life, but the cast of characters he created throughout the group's run numbers literally in the hundreds.
After the Kids left the airwaves, Thompson landed a role on The Larry Sanders Show, playing Brian, Hank Kingsley's openly Canadian, openly gay assistant.
Numerous solo stage efforts, late night talk show appearances, and even a book, Buddy Babylon: The Autobiography of Buddy Cole, co-authored with former Kids writer Paul Bellini, round out his two decades of experience. And then there's his appearances on Touched by an Angel, Providence, Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Voyager...