Eugene Levy is a Canadian actor born in Hamilton, Ontario. As well as acting he has also worked as a television director, producer and writer. He is best known for his work in the Canadian produced television program Second City Television.
His best know characters on SCTV were the dimwitted news anchor Earl Camembert, the comic Bobby Bittman, the 3-D horror actor Woody Tobias Jr., and the teen dance show host Rockin' Mel Slirrup.
Over the years, Eugene Levy has starred and guest starred in many movies. However his career got a big boost when he played the role of the father in the blockbuster hit American Pie.
In 2006, Eugene Levy had the honour to receive a star on Canada's Walk of Fame.