Dana Carvey

Dana Carvey

Dana Carvey- Biography

Dana Carvey widely popular screenwriter, producer, actor, impressionist, and American stand-up comedian. He earned five consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards for his seven seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live.

Moreover, he made appearances in numerous comedy movies like Trapped in Paradise, Tough Guys, opportunity Knocks, and The Master of Disguise. Similarly, he played in the SNL spin-off film Wayne’s World as well as Wayne’s World 2.

Dana Carvey- Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

The popular stand-up comedian, Dana, was born on 2nd June 1955. Currently, his age is 67 years old. His birthplace is Missoula, Montana, U.S.  His father’s name is Bud Carvey (a high school businessman) and his mother’s name is Billie Carvey(a school Teacher).

Dana has mixed ancestry which includes English, German, Irish, Norwegian, and Swedish. Moreover, he was brought up as Lutheran. His parents migrated to San Carlos, California, in the San Francisco Bay area, when Dana was just three years old.

Likewise, the screenwriter has four siblings including three older brothers (Brad, Mark, and Scott) and one junior sister(Lori).

Dana joined Tierra Linda Junior High in San Carlos. He finished school at Carlmont High School in Belmont, California. Besides that, he was a member of the Central Coast Section champion cross country team at the College of San Mateo in San Mateo. Likewise, he enrolled at San Francisco State University and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications.

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All about the Rumors and Controversy of Dana Carvey

The successful stand-up comedian, Dana, is properly managing his private life. As a result, there are no personal rumors and controversy about him.

However, his jokes and way of portraying comedy have dragged into various criticisms.

Health Issue

In 1997, he suffered a severe condition as a result of a botched heart bypass surgery. In 1997, he underwent a dreadful condition resulting from a botched heart bypass surgery. Furthermore, because the surgery was performed in the incorrect artery, it became obstructed and buried deep within his muscle.

In addition, he continued to suffer from Angina Pectoris for which he sued them for $7.5 million in damages.

Dana Carvey- Relationship, Married Life, Girlfriend, wife

First, Dana married his childhood sweetheart, Leah, in 1979. But, after a year the couple divorced. Not long before, he met Paula Zwagerman while performing at The Other Cafe in San Francisco. He fell in love with her and eventually, they engaged in 1981. In 1983, they tied the knot as husband and wife. Together, they welcomed two children named Dex and Thomas Carvey.

Currently, he and his family live in Mill Valley in Marin County, California.

Net Worth of Dana Carvey? Salary, Earnings

The talented actor and comedian, Dana, has been in the film industry for over three decades. Similarly, his net worth is $30 million. However, there is no precise information on his asset value.

Dana Carvey- Professional Career

Dana Carvey’s career in the entertainment world started with a small part in the 1981 motion picture “Halloween II”. He also appeared in the 1982 American sitcom “One Of The Boys”. He has also featured in a variety of minor roles in films, music videos, and television programs before getting his breakout role in 1986 with the film “Tough Guys”.

Similarly, he joined the cast of Saturday Night Live and his stardom skyrocketed. He played a couple of characters on the show, which supported the show’s revival. He was impersonated as President George Bush during his presidency and election.

His first stand-up special for HBO was the critic’s choice and in1994, he appeared in Clean Slate.

Dana has won the American Comedy Award for Television’s Funniest Supporting Male. In addition, he was honored by thwith’Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music ProgrProgramhis work on Saturday Night Live.

Recently, arrived in his self-created comedy podcast “Fantastic! with Dana Carvey.”

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Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Hair color

Dana’s height is 5 feet 8 inches which is average. Similarly, he weighs 68kg. The talented comedian has a fair skin complexion with light brown hair color and blue eyes.

Social Media Details

In terms of social media, Dana uses almost all social sites. His official Instagram has 76.7k followers. He has 567k followers on Facebook. Likewise, his Twitter is followed by 219.4k users. On the other hand, he doesn’t use Tiktok and he has no official Youtube channel.