Chevy Chase

8 Oct 1943

Actor

Cornelius Crane "Chevy" Chase (born October 8, 1943) is an American comedian, writer, and television and film actor, born into a prominent entertainment industry family. Chase worked a plethora of odd jobs before moving into comedy acting with National Lampoon. He quickly became a key cast member in the inaugural season of Saturday Night Live, where his Weekend Update skit soon became a staple of the show. Chase is also well-known for his portrayal of the character Clark Griswold in four National Lampoon's Vacation films, and for his roles in other successful comedies such as Caddyshack (1980), Fletch (1985), and ¡Three Amigos! (1986). He has hosted the Academy Awards twice (1987 and 1988) and briefly had his own late-night talk show, The Chevy Chase Show. Currently, he appears as Pierce Hawthorne on the NBC comedy series Community.

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Filmography (39 titles)

(movie, 2015)
···Vacation
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 2015)
···Hot Tub Time Machine 2
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Hot Tub Repairman)
(movie, 2014)
···Wishin' and Hopin'
Role: Actor (as Adult Felix)
Role: Actor (as Grandpa Geoffrey)
(movie, 2010)
···Jack and the Beanstalk
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Antipode)
(movie, 2010)
···Hot Tub Time Machine
Genre: Science Fiction, Comedy, Adventure
Role: Actor (as The Repairman)
(movie, 2009)
···Stay Cool
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Principal Marshall)
(movie, 2006)
···Zoom
Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Dr. Grant)
(movie, 2006)
···Doogal
Genre: Family
Role: Actor (as Train)
(movie, 2006)
···Funny Money
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Henry)
(movie, 2004)
···Bad Meat
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Congressman Bernard P. Greely)
(movie, 2002)
···Orange County
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Principal Harbert)
(movie, 2000)
···Snow Day
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Tom Brandston)
(movie, 1999)
···SNL: 25 Years of Music
Role: Actor (as Himself - Host 1975-1980)
(movie, 1998)
···Dirty Work
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dr. Farthing)
(movie, 1997)
···Vegas Vacation
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 1995)
···Man of the House
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Jack Sturgess (Squatting Dog))
(movie, 1994)
···Cops & Robbersons
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Norman Robberson)
(movie, 1994)
···Cops and Robbersons
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Norman Robberson)
(movie, 1992)
···Memoirs of an Invisible Man
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Nick Holloway)
(movie, 1991)
···Nothing but Trouble
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Chris Thorne)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 1989)
···Fletch Lives
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Irwin 'Fletch' Fletcher)
(movie, 1989)
···Christmas Vacation
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 1988)
···Funny Farm
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Andy Farmer)
(movie, 1986)
···Three Amigos
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Role: Actor (as Dusty Bottoms)
(movie, 1986)
···¡Three Amigos!
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Role: Actor (as Dusty Bottoms)
(movie, 1985)
···Spies Like Us
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Emmett Fitz-Hume)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 1985)
···Fletch
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Irwin 'Fletch' Fletcher)
(movie, 1985)
···European Vacation
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Crime
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 1983)
···Deal of the Century
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Eddie Muntz)
(movie, 1983)
···National Lampoon's Vacation
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Romance
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 1983)
···Vacation
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Clark Griswold)
(movie, 1981)
···Modern Problems
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Max Fielder)
(movie, 1980)
···Seems Like Old Times
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Nick Gardenia)
(movie, 1980)
···Caddyshack
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ty Webb)
(movie, 1978)
···Foul Play
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tony Carlson)