Dana Carvey Height Weight Age Net Worth

Dana Carvey

Dana Carvey
Photo: Alan Light / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY 2.0

Birth Date

June 2, 1955


67 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Light Brown

Eye color



5 ft 8 in | 173 cm

Net Worth

$20 Million


63 kg | 139 lbs

Shoe size

9 US | 42 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Dana Thomas Carvey was born in Missoula, Montana, United States, on June 2, 1955, is an American actor.

Young Dana Carvey first started his career as a stand-up comedian.

He won the San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy Competition in 1977.

He made his big screen debut in slasher film Halloween II (1981) in role as Assistant Barry McNichol.

He got his television debut in NBC sitcom One of the Boys (1982) in role as Adam Shields.

Dana's breakthrough performance came as Richie Evans in action comedy film Tough Guys (1986).

Dana Carvey Height and Weight

How tall is Dana Carvey and what is his weight? Dana Carvey's height is 5' 8" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 173 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 139 іn pоunds or 63 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Dana Carvey Age

Dana Carvey is 67 years old.

Dana Carvey Net Worth

Dana Carvey net worth is around 20 million dollars.

Best Movies

He played Garth Algar in comedy films:

Wayne's World (1992), for which he was nominated for the American Comedy Award for Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)

Wayne's World 2 (1993)

He voiced Pops in animated comedy films:

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)

The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)

He voiced Dana the Camp Director in animated monster comedy movie Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015).

Moving (1988) comedy opposite Richard Pryor and Stacey Dash

Opportunity Knocks (1990) comedy with Robert Loggia and Julia Campbell

The Road to Wellville (1994) comedy drama opposite Matthew Broderick and John Cusack

Trapped in Paradise (1994) crime comedy with Nicolas Cage and Jon Lovitz

Clean Slate (1994) comedy opposite Valeria Golino and Kevin Pollak

The Master of Disguise (2002) adventure comedy with Jennifer Esposito and James Brolin

Sandy Wexler (2017) comedy opposite Adam Sandler and Jennifer Hudson

Best TV Shows

He was cast member on Saturday Night Live (1986–1993), for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program also was nominated for five consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards in the same category.

He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Himself in HBO sitcom The Larry Sanders Show (1992, 1993, 1997).

He played Clinton Wonderlove in ABC action drama series Blue Thunder (1984).

He created, wrote and starred in ABC surreal sketch comedy television show The Dana Carvey Show (1996).

He hosted USA Network television game show First Impressions (2016).

Stand-up specials:

Dana Carvey: Critics' Choice (1995)

Dana Carvey: Squatting Monkeys Tell No Lies (2008)

Dana Carvey: Straight White Male, 60 (2016)


Attended Carlmont High School in Belmont.

Studied at College of San Mateo in San Mateo, California

Graduated from San Francisco State University, with a bachelor's degree in broadcast communications.

Has three older brothers: Brad, Scott, Mark and one younger sister, Lori.

Has English, Irish, German, Norwegian and Swedish ancestry.

He is also talented drummer.

Fan of band The Village People.

He was nominated for the Legionnaires of Laughter Legacy Award for Best Stand Up Comedian Male in 2018.

Lives in Southern California.


He was married to Leah Carvey (1979-1980).

He married Paula Zwagerman in 1983, they have two sons, Dex Carvey and Thomas Carvey.

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