Dana Carvey Biography and Wiki
Dana Carvey is an American stand-up comedian, impressionist, actress, screenwriter and producer. He is best known for appearing as a member of the cast on ‘Saturday Night Live’ for his seven seasons from 1986 to his 1993, and winning his five Primetime Emmy Awards. Nominated consecutively.
He appeared in a minor role in Halloween II in 1981 and co-starred in One of the Boys, a short-lived television sitcom starring Mickey Rooney, Nathan Lane, and Meg Ryan, in 1982. He appeared as a mime in Rob Reiner’s film This Is Spinal Tap in 1984, alongside fellow comedian Billy Crystal.
Carvey played Cosmo Cosma’s con artist brother Schnozmo in the animated TV series The Fairly OddParents. Ge recorded two live performances at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts on April 29 and 30, 2016, for a Netflix special to be released later that year. Tom and Dex, his two sons, opened the show for him.
He reprised his role as Garth Algar alongside Myers’ Wayne Campbell in a series of Uber Eats commercials in 2021. The original commercial aired during Super Bowl LV. Carvey has performed sketch impressions of President Joe Biden and former National Security Advisor John Bolton on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on a regular basis.
Carvey appeared as Tony Montana in a number of later episodes as well as on the guest panel of the fourth episode of Lights Out with David Spade on August 1, 2019. He began hosting the comedy podcast “Fantastic! with Dana Carvey” in 2021. The podcast includes mini sketches featuring Carvey’s many celebrity impressions, as well as interview segments with Carvey’s family and other stand-up comedy friends.
Dana Carvey Age
Carvey is 66 years old as of 2021, he was born on June 2, 1955, in Missoula, Montana, USA. He celebrates his birthday on the 2nd of June every year.
Dana Carvey Height and Weight
Carvey stands at an average height and moderate weight. He appears to be quite tall in stature in his photos, relative to his surroundings, are anything to go by.
Dana Carvey Family and Parents
Carvey was the fourth of five children to teacher Billy Dahl and high school economics teacher Bud Carvey. He is the younger brother of Brad His Carvey, an engineer and designer of video his toasters. When he was three years old, his family moved to San Francisco, California.He moved to San Carlos in the Bay Area. He attended Tierra Linda Middle School in San Carlos, Carlmont High School in Belmont, California, and the University of San Mateo. Ultimately, he earned a BA in Broadcasting and Communications from San Francisco State University.
Dana Carvey is a wife and married
Kirby is married to his beloved wife, Paula Zwegermann. During their marriage, Carvey and his wife had two beautiful children, Dex and Thomas Garvey. Meanwhile, he was already married to his childhood sweetheart Leah in 1979, but eventually divorced in 1980. Garvey and his wife celebrated their marriage in 1983 in a beautiful ceremony attended by family and friends.
Dana Carvey Podcast
Carvey hosts the podcast Fantastic! Featuring Dana Carvey, all podcasts available on her platform.
Dana Carvey Net Worth
Carvey’s net worth is estimated at $20 million as of 2021.