What Happened To SNL Actor Peter Aykroyd? Dan Aykroyd Brother Death News and Tribute

What Happened To SNL Actor Peter Aykroyd? Dan Aykroyd Brother Death News and Tribute


Peter Aykroyd, a comedian, died at the age of 66, but his death cause is yet to get revealed. Stay with us to know everything about his personal details. 

Peter Aykroyd was a comedian, writer, and actor. Besides, he is mainly known for his time on “Saturday Night Live.” Further. Peter was the younger brother of Dan Aykroyd.

Similarly, before joining SNL, he was a part of the Second City comedy troupe in Toronto. Likewise, Peter began his journey with SLN in 1979, during the show’s fifth season.

Moreover, Aykroyd worked as a writer and member for that one season of the NBC sketch series and also has made his arrival in the films like “Spies Like Us,” and “Coneheads,” etc.

Additionally, along with his brother Dan, he co-wrote the 1991 film “Nothing but Trouble,” which directed the comedy that became a deep-cut cult favorite.

Obituary: Peter Aykroyd SNL Death Cause

Peter Aykroyd’s sudden obituary was announced on November 21, 2021, by SNL (Saturday Night Live) that left the whole world devasted. However, the cause of his death is yet to get updated.

Besides, there was no news of his illness, so we can expect that he might have died of natural causes. But we are still trying to get possible info and will update you soon.

Moreover, the team members of SNL paid tribute to him. Similarly, his fans and well-wishers are also saddened by the sudden passing of Peter.

He worked as a writer and cast member for that one season of the NBC sketch series. Further, he lately co-created the Canadian sci-fi drama series “PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal.”

Peter Aykroyd Wife: Who Was He Married To?

Peter Aykroyd was married to his wife, but her details are not available in the public domain. Some media sources have covered the details of his marital life.

Meanwhile, Aykroyd always preferred to live a low-profile life. Due to his privacy concern, Aykroyd never talked about his wife or children. So, we cannot put pertinent information about it.

Apart from his love life, Aykroyd had a supportive brother, Dan Akroyd. Together with his brother, Peter wrote the movie Nothing but Trouble in the early nineties.

Peter Aykroyd Net Worth Disclosed

Speculating his works, Peter Aykroyd might have a net worth of around $500,000 to $1 million. He had worked in numerous shows and series that have helped him earn money.

Moreover, Aykroyd was active professionally in the entertainment industry from 1978 to 1999. By working in numerous big-budget films, Akroyd might have added a decent fortune to his name.

However, Aykroyd did not share his income or earning details with the tabloids, so his actual net worth is still under review.