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Chevey Chase | Chevy 'Bud' Chase | Chevy
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[on his professional regrets] I turned down Forrest Gump
(1994), I turned down American Gigolo
(1980), there are many films - like Ghostbusters
(1984) - that I turned down... the first one I did was Foul Play
(1978) with Goldie Hawn
, but I turned down Animal House
(1978) - I turned that down. So all those I regret only because they made huge amounts of money and I would be very wealthy, but I ...
Chevy was actually a childhood nickname -- possibly based on the Washington, DC suburb -- bestowed by his grandmother. The Chase family was affluent and distinguished, and Chevy was listed in Social Register at early age. His paternal grandfather was painter/teacher Frank Swift Chase; his father, Ned Chase, was a prominent Manhattan book editor and magazine writer. His mother was descended from ...
Looking at his bare wrist and saying "oh, look at the time."