Rick Moranis

Rick Moranis

Frederick Allan \"Rick\" Moranis is a Canadian actor, comedian and a two-time Primetime Emmy Award nominated writer. Moranis came to prominence around 1980 in the sketch comedy show Second City Television and later appeared in several Hollywood films, including Strange Brew, Ghostbusters, Spaceballs, Little Shop of Horrors, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Little Giants, Parenthood, The Flintstones, and My Blue Heaven. Since the death of his wife, Moranis has largely retired from acting to devote time to his family. He has not appeared in a live-action film since 1997, although he has provided voice-over work for a few animated films and made appearances at fan conventions.