Chevy Chase

Cornelius Crane Chase, better known as Chevy Chase and briefly had his own late-night talk show, The Chevy Chase Show. He is also known for his portrayal of the character Clark Griswold in four National Lampoon films.
Found 18 thoughts of Chevy Chase

The first thing that happens is that you're overwhelmed by so much attention. It's just so unnatural. Only people who've been in that position can realize what it's like. I mean, you have to be there.

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I'm Chevy Chase, and you're not.

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We never could have performed live for an hour and a half every week if we were doing drugs.

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Last good pratfall I did, I broke bones in both hands. I still feel it when people shake my hand.

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The worst thing about Saturday Night Live now is that, in the last 10 to 15 years, they've grown to some 40 writers. We had seven. And seven actors.

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The fact was, Ford kept stumbling around. I didn't want him in the White House. I wanted Carter in, and I had a forum of 20 million people watching.

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If you're in the White House, it's your house, and you can invite whatever friend you want.

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With Clinton, there's no question that I would have made fun of his out-and-out lying. But he's also a good friend.

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Some Harvard guy said that acid would open our minds, pot wouldn't hurt us, and cocaine was benign.

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Heads of studios change. The new executives at Warners feel the Vacation franchise is a little long in the tooth.

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I think the Clintons are brilliant. I've never met a person as intelligent as Bill, and I think Hillary is right up there with him. They're too smart for Washington.

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All my children inherited perfect pitch.

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Every Vacation movie didn't just make the studio money. They each made the studio a lot of money.

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I learned a lot about handling fans from established stars.

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I don't know if my looks will ever get any better, but my pratfalls sure won't.

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Television doesn't make stars. It's the written media, the press, that makes stars.

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The best comedy I ever did was when people didn't know who I was.

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It took me 20 years of making movies to learn how to do it.

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