The following is a partial list of Saturday Night Live commercial parodies.On Saturday Night Live (SNL), a parody advertisement is commonly shown after the host's opening monologue.
In late 2005 and in March 2009, the special was updated, featuring commercials created since the airing of the original special.
Hartman was born on September 21, 1948, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada.
He was the fourth of eight children of Doris Marguerite and Rupert Loebig Hartmann, a salesman specializing in building materials.
After graduating, he studied art at Santa Monica City College.
He returned to school in 1972 and he developed his own graphic arts business, which he operated on his own, creating over 40 album covers for bands including Poco and America, as well as advertising and the logo for Crosby, Stills, and Nash.