Jon Lovitz, (July 21, 1957 - ) an actor and comedian from Tarzana, California, was a celebrity contestant during the 2nd Celebrity Week on the U.S. version of Millionaire on November 14-15, 2000. He walked away with $32,000 for Hollygrove after incorrectly answering his $125,000 question.


Fastest Finger Question Edit

Fastest Finger Question
Put these landmarks in geographical order, starting in the U.S. and going east.
• A: Vatican • B: Taj Mahal
• C: Golden Gate Bridge • D: Stonehenge

From the 6 remaining contestants, 4 got it right, but Jon (with a time of 6.64 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer C-D-A-B, making it into the Hot Seat.

Jon's Run to the Million Edit

$100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
What sound are geese said to make?
• A: Honk • B: Bark
• C: Chirp • D: Ah-oogah! Ah-oogah!

$200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
A letter in which a woman ends a relationshiop is commonly called a what?
• A: Letter of intent • B: RSVP
• C: Dear John letter • D: Subpoena

$300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
The soft drink Sprite advertises is flavor as a combination of lemon and what?
• A: Ginger • B: Lime
• C: Guava • D: Bacon
The klaxon called time and Jon would return on $300, with all 3 lifelines still available.

$500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
A director's chair normally has a back and seat made out of what material?
• A: Iron • B: Canvas
• C: Wicker • D: Wood

$1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
The title of a 1988 Billy Ocean song requests "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My" what?
• A: House • B: Heart
• C: World • D: Car

$2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
Before joining the cast of "Judging Amy," actress Tyne Daly starred in which of these TV series?
• A: Cagney & Lacey • B: Kate & Allie
• C: Hill Street Blues • D: St. Elsewhere

$4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
What author created the hard-boiled detective, Mike Hammer?
• A: Tom Clancy • B: Mickey Spillane
• C: Ian Fleming • D: Robert Ludlum

$8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
What historical American document begins "We the People"?
• A: Gettysburg Address • B: Bill of Rights
• C: Common Sense • D: U.S. Constitution

$16,000 (9 of 15) - Not Timed
What phrase completes the 1990 Doritos slogan made famous by Jay Leno, "Crunch all you want"?
• A: You brought them • B: It's your right
• C: We'll make more • D: Then buy another bag
Norm MacDonald gave the "subtle" clue "It's not we'll make less, it's we'll make more!", which Regis warned Jon about. He went with him and won $16,000

$32,000 (10 of 15) - Not Timed
In the 1992 Quentin Tarantino film "Reservoir Dogs" the main characters have code names that are what?
• A: Animals • B: Colors
• C: Gems • D: Coins

$64,000 (11 of 15) - Not Timed
Lake Powell, Lake Mead and Lake Havasu are reservoirs along which river?
• A: Colorado River • B: Mississippi River
• C: Columbia River • D: Allegheny River

$125,000 (12 of 15) - Not Timed
The melody for the wedding march popularly called "Here Comes the Bride" was written by what classic composer?
'Ask the Audience', '50:50' and 'Phone a Friend' lifelines used
• A: Mozart - 9% • B: Strauss - 19%
• C: Wagner - 32% • D: Handel - 40%
Jon did not know, so he decided to ask the audience, with Handel (40%) being the most voted one. He then decided to use his 50:50, eliminating A and D. He then decided to phone his friend Jerry Harrington, who would pick Strauss. He went with him, but dropped $32,000, as the correct answer was C: Wagner.


Preceded by
Charlie Sheen
U.S. Contestant (2nd Celebrity Week)
Jon Lovitz
Succeeded by
Sean "Puffy" Combs