Actor Eugene Levy found
fame as a regular cast member and writer on the off-beat ‘70s & ‘80s sketch
comedy series SCTV (original title Second City TV),
alongside such luminaries as John Candy, Martin Short, Rick Moranis, Dave
Thomas, and Harold Ramis. Despite numerous movie and TV roles since, he is
probably best known to today's audiences as the dad in the American Pie films.
Eugene is the father of actor Dan
Levy, who hosted MTV Live in 1996 and appeared as a
reporter in 2011'sA Very Harold and Kumar 3D Christmas. Dan also starred
in the 2009 TV movie Degrassi Goes Hollywood and the 2012 TV movie Offline.
Dan's mother, Deborah Divine, wrote the 1990 TV movie Maniac Mansion, which her husband co-created.