Contact Us

See the Cast of ‘Wayne’s World 2′ Then and Now

Wayne's World 2

Released in 1993, ‘Wayne’s World 2′ followed the continuing adventures of public-access TV hosts Wayne and Garth, characters originated on ‘SNL.’ Starring Mike Myers and Dana Carvey, the film follows our grungy heroes as they try to stage an epic rock concert called Waynestock. 20 years later, we take a look back at the cast and see what they’re up to now.

Mike Myers, Wayne Campbell

Wayne's World 2 Mike Myers
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Myers originated ‘Wayne’s World’ with Dana Carvey in a series of recurring sketches on ‘SNL.’ In addition to the ‘Wayne’s World’ movies, Myers starred in the underrated comedy ‘So I Married an Axe Murderer’ during the early ’90s.

Now: Myers is known best for ‘Austin Powers’ (a character he also created) and voicing the big green ogre in the ‘Shrek’ films. He hasn’t appeared on the big screen since 2009′s ‘Inglourious Basterds,’ though he did voice Shrek in 2010′s ‘Shrek Forever After.’

Dana Carvey, Garth Algar

Wayne's World 2 Dana Carvey
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Fellow ‘SNL’ alum Dana Carvey played Garth, Wayne’s dorky friend who has some pretty strange luck with ladies.

Now: In 2002, Carvey took a break from acting, returning in 2009 with a guest role on ‘Fairly Odd Parents.’ In 2011, he starred in the Adam Sandler comedy ‘Jack and Jill,’ and last year he guest-hosted a few episodes of ‘Live with Kelly.’

Tia Carrere, Cassandra Wong

Wayne's World 2 Tia Carrere
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Tia Carrere, known for roles in ‘General Hospital’ and ‘Showdown in Little Tokyo,’ played Cassandra, Wayne’s girlfriend and lead singer of the band Crucial Taunt. In the film, their relationship is threatened by a music producer.

Now: Carrere recently appeared on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ and ‘In Plain Sight.’ She also lends her voice to ‘Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated.’ Like Cassandra, Carrere is also a singer, and has won two Grammy awards for her Hawaiian albums.

Christopher Walken, Bobby Cahn

Wayne's World 2 Christopher Walken
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Known for serious turns in ‘The Deer Hunter’ and ‘King of New York,’ Christopher Walken showed he had a good sense humor in ‘Wayne’s World 2′ as Bobby Cahn, Cassandra’s evil music producer.

Now: Walken recently appeared in the films ‘Seven Psychopaths’ and ‘Stand Up Guys.’ Aside from hosting the occasional episode of ‘SNL,’ he hasn’t made a TV appearance since a 1977 episode of ‘Kojak.’ He’s married to casting director Georgianne Walken, who notably cast ‘The Sopranos.’

James Hong, Jeff Wong

Wayne's World 2 James Hong
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Legendary actor James Hong, known for parts in ‘Big Trouble in Little China’ and ‘Blade Runner,’ played Jeff Wong, Cassandra’s father.

Now: James Hong has over 100 acting credits to his name, and can be seen this summer in the action comedy ‘R.I.P.D.’

Kim Basinger, Honey Hornée

Wayne's World 2 Kim Basinger
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Kim Basinger, former model and star of ’9 1/2 weeks’ and ‘Blind Date,’ played Honey, Garth’s unlikely love interest.

Now: After splitting from husband Alec Baldwin in 2000 (with whom she shares a daughter), Basinger appeared in ’8 Mile’ with Eminem, ‘Cellular’ and most recently in ‘Charlie St. Cloud.’

Ralph Brown, Del Preston

Wayne's World 2 Ralph Brown
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: British actor Ralph Brown played Del Preston, roadie extraordinaire and eccentric weirdo tasked with helping Wayne and Garth make Waynestock a reality.

Now: Brown has recently starred in the films ‘Tower Block’ and ‘Stoker.’ In his off-time, Brown is a member of the British Beach Boys tribute band, Brighton Beach Boys.

Lee Tergesen, Terry

Wayne's World 2 Lee Tergesen
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Lee Tergesen reprised his role as Terry, Wayne and Garth’s overly (and outwardly) affectionate buddy.

Now: Tergesen has starred in the HBO shows ‘Oz’ and ‘Generation Kill,’ and most recently appeared in the films ‘The Collection’ and ‘Red Tails.’

Drew Barrymore, Bjergen Kjergen

Wayne's World 2 Drew Barrymore
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: The former child star (‘E.T. the Extraterrestrial’) turned wild child turned (somewhat) serious actress was known for roles in early ’90s films ‘Poison Ivy’ and ‘Doppelganger.’ She made a cameo appearance in ‘Wayne’s World 2′ as Swedish administrative assistant Bjergen Kjergen.

Now: Barrymore has become a serious actress — she won the Golden Globe for Best Actress for her work in the HBO film ‘Grey Gardens,’ and she directed and starred in the roller derby dramedy ‘Whip It.’ She also directed the music video for Best Coast’s ‘Our Deal.’

Olivia d’Abo, Betty Jo

Wayne's World 2 Olivia DAbo
Paramount/Getty Images

Then: Former ‘Wonder Years’ star Olivia d’Abo played Betty Jo, Garth’s soulmate and lookalike.

Now: The actress and singer does a lot of voiceover work these days, lending her talents to comic book animated shows and movies, like ‘Justice League: Doom’ and ‘Ultimate Avengers.’

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on ScreenCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on ScreenCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!