Honorary Mayors

Kevin Nealon


Actor-comedian Kevin Nealon will be the 29th honorary mayor of Pacific Palisades.

Kevin is one of the longest full-time cast member of Saturday Night Live where he was the anchor of Weekend Update. He and his buddy Dana Carvey also created the extremely muscular fitness experts known as “Hans and Franz.”  (This made Immediate Past Honorary Mayor Jake Steinfeld of Body by Jake very happy).  The “Hans and Franz” bit proved very popular with SNL fans.

Movie-wise, Kevin has appeared in several movies with fellow-Palisadian Adam Sandler.

Kevin is still out there doing stand-up comedy.

Outside of performing he is a passionate animal rights activist. He is a vegetarian because of his concern about animal cruelty.

Kevin is an avid golfer and he plays the banjo.

Kevin displayed his writing talents with his book Yes, You’re Pregnant But What About Me?” The book explored the birth of his child.

Kevin Nealon and his wife Susan have one son.

Past Honorary Mayors

  • 1951 - Virginia Bruce
  • 1953 - Jerry Lewis
  • 1955 - Jack Owens
  • 1957 - Vivian Vance
  • 1959 - Mel Blanc
  • 1961 - Doug McClure
  • 1963 - Bob Rockwell
  • 1965 - Jerry Paris
  • 1967 - Nanette Fabray
  • 1969 - Peter Graves
  • 1971 - Bob Abernethy
  • 1973 - Ed Andrews
  • 1975 - Adam West
  • 1977 - Walter Matthau
  • 1979 - Bert Convy
  • 1981 - Ted Knight
  • 1984 - Dom DeLuise
  • 1986 - Chevy Chase
  • 1988 - Rita Moreno
  • 1990 - John Raitt
  • 1995 - Bob Saget
  • 1997 - Eddie Albert
  • 1998 - Martin Short
  • 2000 - Anthony Hopkins
  • 2002 - Steve Guttenberg
  • 2006 - Gavin MacLeod
  • 2011 - Sugar Ray Leonard
  • 2014-2015 - Jake Steinfeld