Chevy Chase is a seasoned American actor and comedian. Chevy started his career on a small scale as the founder of a comedy group ‘Channel One’ in the late 60s and got his big career break with ‘Saturday Night Live’ in 1975. Eventually, as his fame grew with his breakthrough comedy sketch show, he went on to appear on TV with shows like ‘The Daily Show’ and ‘The Chevy Chase Show’, which further brought him more recognition. Eventually, he started appearing in films, mostly in the comic roles and some of his notable films include ‘Foul Play’, ‘Fletch’, ‘Fletch Lives’, ‘Caddyshack’, ‘Memoirs of an Invisible Man’, ‘Orange County’ and ‘Hot Tub Time Machine’.
Although his film career is full of notable films, ‘Foul Play’, which earned him two Golden Globe nominations, remains his best. Some of the other iconic roles played by Chevy Chase are the starring roles in the five ‘National Lampoon’s Vacation’ films, ‘Spies Like Us’ and ‘Seems like Old Times’.
Besides all the success, he has seen some colossal failures in form of films like ‘Cutlass’, ‘Vaccums’ and ‘Doogal’.
Chevy Chase Awards
|The Paul Simon Special||Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special||1978|
|Saturday Night Live||Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in Variety or Music||1976|
|Saturday Night Live||Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series||1976|