May 25, 1963
58 years old
5 ft 7 in | 170 cm
97 kg | 214 lbs
Mike Myers was born in Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on May 25, 1963, is a Canadian actor and comedian.
Young Mike Myers first started his career in commercials, at the age of two.
He made his big screen debut in comedy movie Wayne's World (1971) in role as Wayne Campbell (also writer).
He got his television debut in Canadian sitcom King of Kensington (1975) in episode: "Scout's Honour", in role as Ari, at the age of 12.
Mike's breakthrough performance came as a performer and writer on sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live, from 1989 to 1995.
He landed his directorial debut with documentary film Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (2013).
Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) biographical drama in role as Ray Foster, opposite Rami Malek
Terminal (2018) neo-noir thriller in role as Clinton / Mr. Franklyn, with Margot Robbie and Simon Pegg
He wrote, produced and starred in roles as Austin Powers / Dr. Evil / Fat Bastard / Goldmember in Austin Powers film series:
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2003)
He voiced Shrek in Shrek franchise:
Shrek 2 (2004)
Shrek the Third (2007)
Shrek Forever After (2010)
He played Wayne Campbell in comedy films: Wayne's World (1971) and Wayne's World 2 (1993).
So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993) romantic black comedy opposite Nancy Travis and Anthony LaPaglia
54 (1998) drama music with Ryan Phillippe, Salma Hayek and Neve Campbell
View from the Top (2003) romantic comedy opposite Gwyneth Paltrow, Christina Applegate and Mark Ruffalo
The Love Guru (2008) romantic comedy with Jessica Alba, Justin Timberlake and Ben Kingsley
Inglourious Basterds (2009) war action directed by Quentin Tarantino
The Cat in the Hat (2003) fantasy comedy in role as The Cat in the Hat
The King (2017) South Korean political crime drama opposite In-Sung Jo, Sung-Woo Bae and Woo-sung Jung
He won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series and he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program for comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live (1989-1995).
He played various roles in Canadian television variety show It's Only Rock & Roll (1987).
He hosted amateur talent contest The Gong Show (2017-2018).
Attended Sir John A. Macdonald Collegiate Institute.
Graduated from Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute in Scarborough, Ontario (1982).
Has English, Scottish and Irish ancestry.
Has two older brothers: Paul and Peter.
He was one of founding members of "The Comedy Store Players" (1985).
He is a member of band "Ming Tea".
Close friend with Neil Mullarkey.
Fan of Queen and Aerosmith.
Supports Liverpool Football Club.
Published a book "Canada" in 2016.
He was honoured with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7042 Hollywood Boulevard in 2002.
He was inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame in 2003.
He was named an Officer of the Order of Canada in 2017.
Featured in music videos for: Madonna "Beautiful Stranger" (1999) and Britney Spears "Boys" (2002).
Lives in Tribeca, New York.
He was married to Robin Ruzan (1993-2006).
He married Kelly Tisdale in 2010, they have three children.