Dana Carvey is an Emmy Award-winning actor and comedian who was a cast member of Saturday Night Live and played “Garth” in the film Wayne’s World. After college he performed stand-up comedy and moved to Hollywood. His early tv roles failed to hit but Lorne Michaels asked him to join the Saturday Night Live cast in 1986. Carvey made the leap to the big screen in the 1992 hit Wayne’s World. He won an Emmy Award in 1993 when he departed SNL after seven years on the show.