Jonathan Michael "Jon" Lovitz
is an American actor, comedian, and singer. He is best known for being a cast member on the NBC
late-night sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live
. He is also well-known for voicing various characters, most notably Artie Ziff
on the Fox
animated sitcom The Simpsons
, Jay Sherman
in The Critic
, T.R. Chula
in An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
in Cats & Dogs
, and Quasimodo WIlson in Hotel Transylvania
and The Phantom of the Opera
in Hotel Transylvania 2
For Disney, he is known as the voice of Radio in the first installment of The Brave Little Toaster. He also guest-starred in Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja as the voice of Queen Gabnidine. Additionally, he played Clip Metzler in the 1990 Touchstone Pictures film, Mr. Destiny.
Jon Lovitz behind the scenes of The Brave Little Toaster.
Jon Lovitz attending the 2010 Toronto International Film Fest
Jon Lovitz attending the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live in February 2015.
Jon Lovitz and Dana Carvey
speak onstage at the Foundry in Las Vegas in January 2017.