Dan Aykroyd

Birthplace: 
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Birthday: 
July 01

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Dan Aykroyd

Photo credit: 
DOUG PIZAC/AP

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About

Dan Aykroyd is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, producer, screenwriter, musician and businessman.

He was an original member of the "Not Ready for Prime Time Players" on Saturday Night Live (1975–1979).

As a member of the original cast of Saturday Night Live, Dan Aykroyd was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 2017.

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

1 Wins5 Nominations

OUTSTANDING WRITING IN A COMEDY OR COMEDY-VARIETY or music series - 1979

  • Nominee
  • Dan Aykroyd,
  • Saturday Night Live
  • NBC
  • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video

OUTSTANDING COMEDY-VARIETY OR MUSIC PROGRAM - 1979

  • Nominee
  • Dan Aykroyd,
  • Saturday Night Live
  • NBC
  • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video

OUTSTANDING CONTINUING OR SINGLE PERFORMANCE BY A supporting actor in variety or music - 1978

  • Nominee
  • Dan Aykroyd, as
  • Saturday Night Live
  • NBC
  • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video

OUTSTANDING WRITING IN A COMEDY-VARIETY OR MUSIC SERIES - 1978

  • Nominee
  • Dan Aykroyd,
  • Saturday Night Live
  • NBC
  • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video