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Birth Name: Christopher Crosby Farley

Born: 15 February 1964 Died: 18 December 1997

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 8"


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Actors who died before seeing their final movie (20 items)
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Description: 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 worked on "Saturday Night Live" (1975) for five years during which he appeared in movies like Wayne's World (1992), Coneheads (1993), Billy Madison (1995) and finally Tommy Boy (1995), with his comic partner and SNL cast member David Spade. The duo later made one mo ... (more)
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1. Wayne's World (1992)
Rating:
6.5
1718 Watched
2. Billy Madison (1995)
Rating:
5.9
1242 Watched
3. Wayne's World 2 (1993)
Rating:
5.8
972 Watched
4. Coneheads (1993)
Rating:
4.8
913 Watched
5. Airheads (1994)
Rating:
5.6
574 Watched




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7.4
945 Watched
2. Roseanne (1988)
Rating:
6
816 Watched
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5
425 Watched
Rating:
5.6
336 Watched





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Stehako added this to a list 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Famous Actors Final Roles are... Animated? (30 person items)

"as Shrek in "Shrek" (2001) He recorded his voice as the title character for several scenes before passing away. Year of Death: 1997"


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Gone, but not forgotten (424 person items)
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Celebrity Farewells (71 person items)

" Actor/comedian. February 15, 1964 - December 18, 1997.Cause of death: Drug overdose (cocaine/morphine). Age: 33. "


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Premature Deaths (Actors and Actresses) (130 person items)

"Died: December 18, 1997 (aged 33) Cause of death: Cocaine intoxication and morphine overdose "


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Young Pictures of Celebrities (68 person items)

" He reminds me of Spanky from the Little Rascals Movie."


Severin Severin added this to a list 3 years, 3 months ago
Random Shit That Always Makes Me LOL (50 person items)

"Tommy Boy, best movie evarr. "


veganvoodoo added this to a list 3 years, 3 months ago
Birthday Buddies (10 person items)

"Would have been 25 years older "


Aaron M. added this to a list 3 years, 5 months ago
Always puts a smile on my face (20 person items)

"He always gets me laughing my ass off.Of course I got the pic with Christina Applegate in it. Chris,David Spade and Christina Applegate."


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Rest in Peace (296 person items)
Bad☆Alice added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
Rest in peace, Legend. (68 person items)

" Christopher Crosby “Chris” Farley was a comedian/actor who got his fame from being on Saturday Night Live. He also appeared in a variety of comedy films like Tommy Boy, Black Sheep, Airheads, Wayne’s World, Billy Madison, and the ill-received Beverly Hills Ninja."


x0MandyLynn0x added this to a list 4 years, 7 months ago
30 - People List (by x0MandyLynn0x) (30 person items)

"Actor/Actress I wish played in more movies RIP. :( Wish could of seen him in more movies. "


Coby added this to a list 4 years, 10 months ago
Wrong Actor for the Job ? (28 person items)

" Chris Farley was originally signed on to voice the ogre, Shrek, and had recorded the majority of the dialogue for it. Tragically, Farley died from a heart attack, induced by a drug overdose, before he could finish. The script that Farley read from was vastly different from the version completed with Mike Myers. Originally, Shrek was written as a kind hearted, teenaged ogre who wanted to become a knight. After Farley’s death, Dreamwork’s decided to start fresh. As a tribute, Shrek is seen u"


Coby added this to a list 4 years, 11 months ago
Funny Look-A-Likes (81 person items)
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The Hate List (39 person items)

"Is he really trying to make obesity funny? Yes, I'm about to speak I'll of the dead. Anyone that has to throw himself onto tables, squeeze into kids clothes, and scream his entire life just to get noticed should probably have taken the hint that Hollywood doesn't need him. We have plenty of morons to take his place. And speaking of morons, lets name some of them..."


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Actors who died before seeing their final movie (20 person items)

"1964 - 1997 Final movie: Almost Heroes Died of an accidental opiate/cocaine intoxication and coronary atherosclerosis."


Tara added this to a list 5 years, 6 months ago
Gone Too Soon (75 person items)

"February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997 Age: 33 Cause of death: cardiac arrest caused by a drug overdose Notable role(s): - Tommy in Tommy Boy - Various characters on Saturday Night Live (99 episodes) - Haru in Beverly Hills Ninja"


NMartucci added this to a list 5 years, 6 months ago
Live From New York... (128 person items)

"1990-1995"


Stehako added this to a list 5 years, 9 months ago
Best Male Performances - 1990s (101 person items)

"#20 as Tommy Callahan in "Tommy Boy" (1995) #54 as Mike Donnelly in "Black Sheep" (1996) "


NMartucci added this to a list 5 years, 11 months ago
My 50 Most Watched Actors (50 person items)

"10 Films Wayne's World (1992) Coneheads (1993) Wayne's World 2 (1993) Airheads (1994) Billy Madison (1995) Tommy Boy (1995) Black Sheep (1996) Beverly Hills Ninja (1997) Almost Heroes (1998) Dirty Work (1998)"


Stehako added this to a list 5 years, 12 months ago
Favorite On-Screen Teams (1980 - 2009) (31 person items)

"and David Spade - Black Sheep (1996) - Tommy Boy (1995)"


sackdaddy added this to a list 6 years, 8 months ago
Best Comedy Teams Of All Time (15 person items)

"Chris Farley and David Spade Link to video and many more "


JackieBridget added this to a list 6 years, 10 months ago
Only the Good Die Young...... (49 person items)

"Chris Farley - Died at Age 33 February 15, 1964 - December 18, 1997 Cause of Death: Heart attack and Drug overdose from a combination of cocaine and morphine"


Elfflame added this to a list 7 years, 5 months ago
Lost too soon (17 person items)

"1964 - 1997 Final Role: Bartholomew Hunt in Almost Heroes. "



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