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Top 10 post snl movie careers

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Is strictly movie careers so people who have had successful TV careers such as Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Conan O'Brien, and Jimmy Fallon don't count.
The person needed to make a significant impact on snl so people like Robert Downey Jr., Ben Stiller, and Billy Crystal don't count
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    1Bill Murray
    What makes Bill Murray standout so much is that he was a relevant actor in the 80s and like Chase and Aykroyd was a leading comedic force at that time with classics such as Caddyshack, Stripes, Tootsie, and Ghostbusters. Bill realized what Chevy and Dan didn't; that their time as comedic actors had passed in the 90's and he evolved as an actor and

  • 2Eddie Murphy
    Saved snl in the early 80s and has since starred in films such as 48 hrs, trading places, Beverly Hills Cop 1-3, Coming to America, and the voice of Donkey in the Shrek films.

  • 3Will Ferell
    Has starred in many successful comedies some of which are Anchorman (1&2), Elf, Old School, and Step Brothers

  • 4Adam Sandler
    This guy may have conned some of us out of some money at times on stupid films but each of those films went on to gross high amounts of money. For 20 years he was a comedic powerhouse making 20 million dollars a film some of which are Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore, Waterboy, Big Daddy, Anger Management, Click, and much much more.

  • 5Chevy Chase
    Was the first snl star that set the tone of the franchise. Since then he established himself as a comedic legacy in such films like Foul Play, Caddyshack, Fletch, Spies Like Us, Three Amigos, and of course in the Vacation films.
    Was the first breakout star of snl and set the tone for the entire franchise. From his days on snl to the late eighties Chevy Chase was one if not the highest paid comedic actors of the eighties and starred in many cult and mainstream comedy classics such as Foul Play, Seems Like the Old Times, Caddyshack, Three high grossing Vacation film and one

  • 6Mike Myers
    Career has floundered a bit sense disaster which was The Love Guru but at one time he was a comedic icon with Waynes World, Austen Powers, and Shrek

  • 7Dan Aykroyd
    Was essential as a not ready for prime time player and has since starred in The Blues Brothers, Ghostbusters(1&2 ), and The Great Outdoors

  • 8Kristen Wiig
    Unlike the others on this list she is still in her prime and is still likely to turn up many more amazing films. She has already started in comedies such as Bridesmaids and Anchorman 2 and drama Secret Life of Walter Mitty.

  • 9John Belushi
    Only had a four year movie career before tragically dying of drug overdose but he made a lasting impression in films such as Animal House, Blues Brothers, and 1941

  • 10Chris Farley
    Like Belushi his time was over before it should of been because of drugs. He did not need that much time to set a legacy for himself however starring in many films such as Tommy Boy and Black Sheep to name just a few.

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