Cornelius Crane "Chevy" Chase is an American comedian, actor, and writer. He is known for several film roles such as Clark Griswold in five National Lampoon's Vacation franchise films as well as playing Pierce Hawthorne on the NBC sitcom Community.
- He was considered for the role of Wayne Szalinski in Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.
- Chase was considered to voice Buzz Lightyear in Toy Story along with Billy Crystal, Bill Murray, Jim Carrey, Bruce Willis and Phil Hartman, who were also considered for it.
- He was also considered for the role of Eddie Valiant in Who Framed Roger Rabbit, but he turned it down as he wasn't interested in it.
- Chase, along with Whoopi Goldberg, Kevin Smith, Bill Hader, William H. Macy, Jon Stewart, Judi Dench, John Krasinski, and Ian McKellen have worked on the American version of The Magic Roundabout, a film in the US version called Doogal (2006).
- He was considered for the role of Inspector Gadget in the Inspector Gadget film along with Brendan Fraser, Kevin Kline, Steve Carell, and Steve Martin.