was also in "Big Trouble In Little China" and "Porky's".
Contributed by: LoverswithCassie
Watch sharply for an uncredited director Hugh Wilson as an angry driver.
David Spade wasn't the only young skateboarder to become famous...one of those boys is a young Tony Hawk.
, who plays Jones, also does a cameo in the Star Wars parody "SpaceBalls", acting as a pilot/technician for "Dark Helmet". Even in this movie he uses his vocal skills!
Kim Cattrall more recently starred as Samantha in the hit tv-series "Sex in the City".
, who played Cadet Eugene Tackleberry died of a heart attack 7 April 2001 at a family wedding.
Contributed by: Simon Callahan
Bruce McFee (he played the character credited as 'supply clerk') recently started acting at the Shaw Festival in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Police Academy was his first feature film role. He has since appeared in movies such as 'Knockaround Guys', 'Death to Smoochy', and 'Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen'.
Contributed by: Kevin Conlow
One of the skateboard punks being chased trough the mall by police is a young David Spade.
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Michael Winslow (Jones) did the voice for Mogwai and other gremlins in "Gremlins".
Howie Mandel did the voice
Myth: David Spade not only appeared in the background as a skateboarder in the 1st Police Academy; he was in Police Academy 4 as a main recruit too.. Two years later he appeared in an episode of baywatch too.
David Spade was only in Police Academy 4 (He was not in Part 1). In 4, he played a skateboarder who becomes a member of the Citizens On Patrol Program.