Will Sasso is a name that instantly directs our brain to The Three Stooges! You instantly smiled, didn’t you? But the slapstick comedy film is just one movie where Sasso made us laugh like crazy, and he has done multiples roles that have made fans smile like crazy.
Who is Will Sasso?
A Canadian comedian actor born on May 24, 1975, Sasso is best known for his hilarious acting and notable performance in FOX’s hit sketch series Mad TV for five seasons (1997-2002). After leaving this late-night staple in 2002, he tried to star in other shows and movies as well. Some of Sasso’s well-known movies include Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999), The Hot Chick (2002), Best in Show (2000), and Beverly Hills Ninja (1997). But it was The Three Stooges (2012) that got Sasso the runway to success which he so much deserved, and this was not only his first substantial role but also a shot to movie stardom.
Other than his work on-screen, Sasso also has a podcast, called The Ten Minute Podcast, where you will find him and his pals doing lots of funny tidbits.
Currently, Sasso is also starring in ABC’s United We Fall, a family sitcom that is now gaining attention!
The talented entertainer not only has a vibrant personality but recently, he also talked about his weight-loss journey. He enjoys both indoor and outdoor activities, and he is not very open about his personal affairs.
5 Funny Memorable Roles by Will Sasso
The Three Stooges
Let’s start with the best! Curly, the dim-witted and the goofiest of the three has our hearts! Curly’s performance is truly impressive, especially the part where he dances near the swimming pool, it’s like seeing the original Curly back to life!
Will Sasso has done justice by playing the role of Curly, aptly, and the audience have truly appreciated his effort for bringing smiles to their faces!
If this show was still around, there would be no better! Sasso is an amazing actor and impressionist, and this show is the proof! Lampooning as various characters, this show could make you laugh like crazy! His acting is spot on and will crack you up every time you watch it.
Steven Segal Mad TV Sketch was probably the best one, and if you want to get smiling and laughing, we recommend you do watch this one.
Drop Dead Gorgeous
The 90s and early 2000s produced the rise of high school movies. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed these and one of them, Drop Dead Gorgeous, is a movie you might have enjoyed watching every minute of! Sasso plays the role of Harold Vilmes, the mentally disabled brother of one of the judges.
From the sound of it, you might be thinking of the role as pity, but Sasso adds humor to every part! You will love it. Whenever he comes on screen, throughout the movie, it brings a little relief from the tension.
The Legend of Awesomest Maximus
This is a complete satire where Will Sasso plays an idiot; Awesomest Maximus, who is the general of the Trojan Army. This movie is probably really underrated but honestly, the parody done here holds parallel to none! Will Sasso will give you a couple of genuine belly laughs.
Throughout the movie, you will come across some dumbest logic and swears and literal meaning of many things, but that’s what’s going to get you cracking up every now and then!
This movie has a lot of twisted comedy and, well, some dark humor too! Will Sasso plays the role of a gym teacher Jesse Buchwald. Since the movie is meant to be comedy-based, Sasso plays the bad-ass teacher who teaches kids to be brutal!
He is always up for a challenge and will make you smile with his dialogues as he conveys even the most sarcastic ones with a hint of literal humor. You will actually enjoy watching the movie if you don’t fall for other’s views on it.
These are only some of Sasso’s memorable roles which will get you laughing with tears! But wait, this is not it. Although Sasso is known as a comedian or most of his movies are based on comedy roles, Sasso has been cast in the latest action movie, Boss Level, which is quite the opposite of the roles you are used to seeing him play.
Sasso stepped into the world of acting in the 1990s, but to date, fans love seeing him on screen! His remarkable acting skills have won him the recognition he deserves! We cannot wait to see more of him on the big screen!