Ten years ago, he voiced his most lucrative role to date - a Scottish ogre called Shrek in the four animated movies.
He is expected to reprise his role as Powers in a fourth film, due for release in 2013.
It was between the most popular films of the year and the following year a result was free—Wayne's World 2.
That year Myers also featured in So I Married an Axe Murderer, which gathered a cult following.
He began acting in advertisements at the age of two.
in Scarborough, a suburban district in the east side of Toronto.
After graduating from high school, Myers was accepted into the Second City Canadian touring company.
Mike Myers who was born and raised Protestant is an actor and comedian from Canada.
Comedic actor Mike Myers of the "Austin Powers" and "Shrek" franchises married his longtime girlfriend Kelly Tisdale in a private ceremony ... A rep for Myers confirmed the news to the New York Post's Page Six that the 47-year-old "Saturday Night Live" alum wed Tisdale after roughly four years of dating.
The rep told the newspaper that the under-the-radar ceremony for the secretive couple was "beautiful." This marks the second marriage for Myers, who split from his wife of 12 years, writer/actress Robin Ruzan, in late 2005.