Knowledge Identifier: +Mike_Myers
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1963.
Countries: United States (55%), United Kingdom (14%), Canada (14%)
Linked to: DreamWorks Animation, Royal Air Force, The Bangles, Sir John A. Macdonald Collegiate Institute
Myers graduated from high school in 1982 and was immediately accepted into the "Second City" Canadian Touring Company, after which he moved to the UK where in 1985 he was one of the founding members of The Comedy Store Players, an improvisational group based at The Comedy Store in London
In 1992, Myers and Dana Carvey adapted "Wayne's World" into a full-length motion picture based on the "SNL" sketch
Barbara Streisand - Mike Myers appeared as the Linda Richman character on stage with Streisand at her 1994 MGM Grand concert, as well as a few of the 1994 Streisand tour shows.
Jackie Stallone - In 1994, Jackie Stallone was parodied in a "Saturday Night Live" skit in which Mike Myers played Stallone
Eurospy film - The American Austin Powers series of three comedies starring Mike Myers are set in the 1960s and 1970s
Vanity Fair (magazine) - The April 1999 issue featured an image of actor Mike Myers dressed as a Hindu deity for a photo spread by David LaChapelle: after criticism, both the photographer and the magazine apologized
Jim Gaffigan - In 2008, he was in the movie "The Love Guru" starring Mike Myers
Robert Schneider - Other appearances in popular culture include a cameo appearance as the banjo player in a bar fight scene in the 2008 Mike Myers Paramount motion picture "The Love Guru," for the soundtrack of which Schneider produced a traditional bluegrass song, a short science fiction film starring Schneider and actor Elijah Wood entitled "Explore the Universe with Elijah Wood" produced as the prequel to The Apples in stereo pop video "Dance Floor," and the performance of The Apples single "Energy" by the contestants of the television show "American Idol"
In 2009 he did another non-comedic role, as British General Ed Fenech, in Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds"
He played in the 2010 Soccer Aid for UNICEF UK football match, England vs
On 3 July 2011 Myers returned to The Comedy Store in London to reprise his role 'for one night only' with the improvisational troupe
In April 2019, "The" "Hollywood Reporter" reported that Myers will be starring in and executive producing a comedy series for Netflix, with it to last for six episodes and him playing multiple characters