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Dana Carvey Biography

Dana Carvey
  • Age: 61 years old
  • Birth Nation: United States of America
  • Birth Sign: Virgo
  • Name: Dana Carvey
  • Birth Name: Dana Thomas Carvey
  • Father: Bud Carvey
  • Mother: Billie Carvey
  • Nationality: Ameriacn
  • Birth Place/City: Missoula, Montana
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Actor
  • Net Worth: $ 28 million
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Light-Brown
  • Weight in KG: 68 KG
  • Married: Yes
  • Married to: Paula Zwagerman (m. 1983), Leah Carvey (m. 1979)
  • Children: Thomas Carvey, Dex Carvey
  • Divorce: Leah Carvey (m. 1980)
  • Education: College of San Mateo, San Francisco State University
  • Awards: MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo
  • Movies: The Secret Life of Pets
  • TV Show: Saturday Night Live Since 1975
  • Siblings: Brad Carvey, Mark Carvey
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Dana Carvey was born in Missoula, United States on June 2, 1955. He was born as the son of mother Billie Dahl and father Bud Carvey. His mother was a schoolteacher and his father was a high school business teacher. He was raised in Montana along with his family. Dana Carvey is white according to his ethnicity. His nationality is American. He has two brothers named Brad Carvey and Mark Carvey.

Dana Carvey attended Tierra Linda Junior High in San Carlos. Later he also studied in Carlmont High School in Belmonter. He earned his bachelor degree from San Francisco State University in broadcast communications.

He started his television career from American television sitcom One of the Boys in 1982. In 1986, he appeared in American late-night live television sketch comedy Saturday Night Live for which he gained huge popularity and maintained himself as television celebrity. From 1992 to 1997 he conducted the show The Larry Sanders Show. In 1996, he appeared in television show The Dana Carvey Show. He has also been featured in several other television shows like The Fairly OddParents (2009), Live with Regis and Kelly (2011), Rick and Morty (2013) and The Birthday Boys (2014).

Dana Carvey has also acted in many movies he made his debut in big screen from 1981 slasher horror film Halloween II. Until the year 2000, he appeared in movies like Racing with the Moon (1984), Tough Guys (1986), Opportunity Knocks (1990), Wayne's World (1992), Wayne's World 2 (1993), The Road to Wellville (1994) and Little Nicky (2000).

In 2010, he appeared in short film Presidential Reunion as George H. W. Bush. In 2011, Dana appeared in American Comedy movie Jack and Jill. He has also provided his voice for the movie Hotel Transylvania 2 for the character Dana the Camp Director. And in 2016, his voice is to be featured in the movie The Secret Life of Pets. 

Dana Carvey is very talented actor and he has great sense of humor. He has not been relation with many girls and his current relational status is married. Dana’s sexual orientation is straight. There are no any rumors or affair of Dana having a girlfriend other than his wives.

Dana Carvey was married for the first time to Leah Carvey in 1979. They separated in 1980 after a year in a relationship. The case for divorce was filed by Dana. He was married for the second time with his current spouse Paula Zwagerman. They met in San Francisco at The Other Café during his performance. They got engaged in 1980 and after three year of engagement they married in 1983. They have two children, two sons namely Thomas Carvey and Dex Carvey. 

Dana Carvey’s net worth is estimated to be around 28 million dollars and his salary information is missing. His bio information is updated in Wiki and his official site.

  • Last modified : 28 April, 2017
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