Looking Back At The Life And Career Of Chevy Chase

The Origins Of Chase

Chevy Chase is an actor-comedian perhaps best known for his work on Saturday Night Live. Born on October 8, 1943, he wrote National Lampoon and Smothers Brothers when he was only in his twenties. Chevy was initially just a writer but that soon changed after he was hired by Saturday Night Live in 1975 and started appearing in front of the camera.

He quickly achieved breakout status winning Emmy’s for both acting and writing. But amidst his successes, many fans and colleagues claimed that this was when the real Chevy started to surface.

Let’s take a look at his first incident.