Michael John Myers was born in 1963 in Scarborough, Ontario, to Alice E. (Hind), an officer supervisor, and Eric Myers, an insurance agent. His parents were both English, and had served in the Royal Air Force and British Army, respectively. Myers' television career really started in 1988, when he joined Saturday Night Live (1975), where he spent six seasons. He brought to life many memorable characters, such as Dieter and Wayne Cambell. His major movies include Fusi di testa (1992), Fusi di testa 2 - Waynestock (1993), Mia moglie è una pazza assassina? (1993), the Austin Powers movies and Il gatto... e il cappello matto (2003).