SNL Rick Moranis
Rick Moranis
Born: April 18, 1953
Time on SNL: As Host:
January 29, 1983
Ocotber 10, 1989
January 22, 1983

Frederick "Rick" Moranis (born April 18, 1953) is a retired Canadian actor best known for appearing on the Canadian television sketch comedy show Second City Television (SCTV) and for his roles as Louis Tully in the Ghostbusters films, Seymour Krelborn in Little Shop Of Horrors based on the musical. He also played Wayne Szalinski in the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids films and as Lord Dark Helmet in the 1987 science fiction comedy parody film Spaceballs. He hosted Saturday Night Live on January 29, 1983 and on October 7, 1989 and made a cameo on January 22, 1983 as Bob McKenzie, one of his popular characters from Second City Television, during the "Next Week" sketch.


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