Dana Carvey Biography


Dana Carvey an American stand-up comedian and impressionist who appears in Saturday Night Live. He is also an actor, writer, screenwriter, and producer. Dana is married since 1983.

More about the relationship

Dana Carvey is married to Paula Zwagerman on 8th January 1983. The couple has two children, Dex Carvey and Thomas Carvey.

Dana and Paula met in 1979 in a café in San Francisco, Carvey. They engaged after a year of dating in 1980.

He resides in Mill Valley in Marin County, California with his wife and children. Even if he is dating or has a girlfriend, there is no information about his love interest.

He was previously married to Leah Carvey in 1979 but had differences after a year of marriage. The couple divorced in 1980.

Relationship Facts of Dana Carvey

  • Dana Carvey is married to Paula Zwagerman.
  • Dana Carvey married on January 08, 1983.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 144 days 💑
  • He is father of Two (Dex Carvey, Thomas Carvey).
  • Dana Carvey is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Dana Carvey?

Dana Carvey is an Emmy award-winning American actor. He is also a writer and stand-up comedian.

He is famous for his appearance as a cast member on Saturday Night Live and for playing the role of Garth Algar in the Wayne’s World films.

Dana Carvey: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Carvey was born on June 2, 1955, in Missoula, Montana, the U.S. He is 67 years old. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is mixed(English, German, Irish, Norwegian, and Swedish).

He is the son of Billie Carvey(mother) a school teacher, father Bud Carvey a high school business teacher, and brother of Brad Carvey the engineer/designer of the Video Toaster.

Dana Carvey
Caption: Dana Carvey And Paula Zwagerman (Source: Twitter)

When he was three years old, his family moved to San Carlos, California in the San Francisco Bay Area. He received his first drum kit at an early age.


He attended Tierra Linda Junior high in San Carlos. Later he studied at Carlmont High School in Belmont.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in broadcast communications from San Francisco State University. After college, he started performing stand-up comedy.

Dana Carvey: Professional Life, Career

Carvey had a minor role in Halloween II and co-starred in One of the Boys in 1982. In 1984, Carvey had a small role in Rob Reiner’s film This is Spinal Tap, in which he played a mime with fellow comedian Billy Crystal.

He also appeared in the short-lived film-based action television series Blue Thunder.

He became a household name when he joined the cast of NBC’s Saturday Night Live. During 1992, he played both George H.W Bush and Perot in a three-way debate with Bill Clinton, played by Phill Hartman.

In 1992, he joined Mike Myers in Wayne’s World the film. He won an Emmy Award in 1993 for outstanding individual performance in a variety of music programs.

In 1994, he statted in the film Clean Slate. In 2002, he returned to films in the spy comedy The Master of Disguise.

In 2010, he appeared in the Funny or Die original comedy sketch Presidential reunion.

On April 29 and 30 of 2016, he recorded two live performances at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts for a Netflix special to be released later in the year.

Dana Carvey: Salary, Net Worth

Carvey’s estimated salary is $700,000 and his net worth is estimated to be $20 million according to the richest as of 2022.

Dana Carvey: Rumors

There are no rumors, controversy, and criticism about Dana Carvey.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

He has a proper height of 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m). His color of hair is light brown and his eyes are blue.

His weight is 150 lbs (66 kg).

Social Media

He is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

He has more than 219.8k followers on Twitter, more than 75.6k followers on Instagram, and gas more than 562k followers on Facebook.


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