Eugene Levy is a famous Canadian actor, comedian, singer, and writer. His famous roles are in shows like “American Pie” and “Schitt’s Creek”. Moreover, he is known for playing roles that do not confine to normal roles. Eugene also won many awards for his movie appearances like the Primetime Emmy Award and Governor General’s Performing Arts Award. To know more about this personality and his personal life, career and net worth, keep reading this article. Before that, let’s have a look at some quick facts.
Quick Facts About Eugene Levy
- Renowned for being an actor and comedian
- Born on: December 17, 1946
- Age: 74
- Profession: actor, comedian, singer, writer
- Married to Deborah Divine
- Kids: Dan Levy, Sarah Levy
- Siblings: Fred
How He Became Famous?
Eugene Levy was born in Ontario, Canada. His parents are Rebecca and David Levy. Rebecca was a homemaker and David a foreman at an automobile plant. He completed his schooling from Westdale Secondary School. Further, he did his graduation from McMaster University. This is where he got acquainted with the moviemaker Ivan Reitman. However, after his college, he became part of Second City Television and The Second City, Toronto sketch group. He has done guest roles in various movies before playing major roles. His big breakthrough was after he did the role of Jason Biggs’ father in the movie “American Pie”. His other roles were in “Cheaper by the Dozen 2, “Bringing Down the House”, “Like Mike”, “Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian”, “Goon” and “She’s Funny That Way”.
Eugene Levy tied knots with Deborah Divine in 1977. They have two kids who are also celebrities. They are Dan and Sarah.
Net worth of Eugene Levy
Eugene Levy has a net worth of around $20 million and this money has come from his career in acting.