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Chris Farley (I) (1964–1997)


Christopher Crosby Farley was born on February 15, 1964, in Madison, Wisconsin, to Mary Anne (Crosby) and Thomas Farley, who owned an oil company. Among his siblings are actors Kevin P. Farley and John Farley. He was of Irish heritage. Farley studied theatre and communications on Marquette University. After finishing University Chris was in the ... See full bio »

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Tommy Boy Tommy
(1995)
Black Sheep Mike Donnelly
(1996)
Coneheads Ronnie the Mechanic
(1993)

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 1998 Dirty Work
Jimmy (uncredited)
 1998 Almost Heroes
Bartholomew Hunt
 1997 Beverly Hills Ninja
Haru
 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 / Tom Arnold / Customer / ...
- Danny Aiello/Coolio (1996) ... Newt Gingrich / Himself (uncredited)
- Bob Saget/TLC (1995) ... Various
- Courteney Cox/Dave Matthews Band (1995) ... Various
- Damon Wayans/Dionne Farris (1995) ... Various
- John Goodman/Tragically Hip (1995) ... Various
 1996 Black Sheep
Mike Donnelly
 1995 Tommy Boy
Tommy
 1995 Billy Madison
Bus Driver (uncredited)
 1994 Airheads
Wilson
 1994 Tom (TV Series)
Chris
- He's Heavy, He's My Brother (1994) ... Chris
 1993 Wayne's World 2
Milton
 1993 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Chris Farley
- L.A. or N.Y.? (1993) ... Chris Farley
 1993 Coneheads
Ronnie the Mechanic
 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
 1992 Wayne's World
Security Guard
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Music video: Appeared in "Soul to Squeeze" by the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 10 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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I want to live fast and die young. See more »

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Farley had also been in talks for the lead in an adaptation of the novel "A Confederacy of Dunces". Farley even expressed interest in portraying Atuk in an adaptation of the novel "The Incomparable Atuk". Both of these shelved projects, along with a Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle biopic, have been alleged to be cursed as Farley, John Belushi, and John Candy were each attached to all three roles, and all... See more »

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Blonde hair, usually styled in a messy or uneven way. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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