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Chris Farley (I) (1964–1997)


Christopher Crosby Farley, who was born on February 15, 1964, grew up in Madison, Wisconsin. He studied theatre and communications on Marquette University. After finishing University Chris was in the cast of the Second City Theatre, where he was discovered by the producer of the great comedy-show Saturday Night Live (1975), Lorne Michaels. Chris ... See full bio »

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 1998 Dirty Work
Jimmy (uncredited)
 1997 All That (TV Series)
The Chicago Ketchup Chef
- Cooking with Randy (1997) ... The Chicago Ketchup Chef
 1990-1996 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Matt Foley / Sandman / ...
- Danny Aiello/Coolio (1996) ... Newt Gingrich / Himself (uncredited)
- David Duchovny/Rod Stewart (1995) ... Various
- Bob Saget/TLC (1995) ... Various
- Courteney Cox/Dave Matthews Band (1995) ... Various
- Damon Wayans/Dionne Farris (1995) ... Various
 1995 Tommy Boy
Tommy
 1995 Billy Madison
Bus Driver (uncredited)
 1994 Tom (TV Series)
Chris
- He's Heavy, He's My Brother (1994) ... Chris
 1993 Roseanne (TV Series)
Man in Clothing Store
- Glengarry, Glen Rosey (1993) ... Man in Clothing Store (uncredited)
 1992 The Jackie Thomas Show (TV Series)
Chris Thomas
- Ottumwa 52501 (1992) ... Chris Thomas
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Other Works:

Music video for Red Hot Chili Pepper's "Soul To Squeeze"

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 9 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

In the land of the skunks he who has half a nose is king. See more »

Trivia:

According to the medical examiner, at his death Farley was 5'8" and 296 lb. See more »

Trademark:

Innovator of "anti-slapstick" comedy style; ie. man walks into doorframe, curses and screams in pain for long period of time. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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