Chris Farley

Actor + Comedian
Born Feb 15, 1964

Christopher Crosby "Chris" Farley was an American comedian and actor. Farley was best known for his loud energetic comedy style and physical comedy, and was a member of Chicago's Second City Theatre and cast member of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live between 1990 and 1995. Farley and Chris Rock were introduced as two of the show's new cast members in early 1990.… Read More

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1964 Birth Farley was born on February 15, 1964 in Madison, Wisconsin. … Read More


1986 22 Years Old He graduated from Marquette University in 1986, with a concentration in communications and theater. … Read More
1990 26 Years Old Along with Chris Rock, Farley was one of two new Saturday Night Live cast members announced in the spring of 1990. … Read More


1994 30 Years Old After Farley and most of his fellow cast members were released from their contracts at Saturday Night Live following the 1994–1995 season, Farley began focusing on his film career. … Read More
1996 32 Years Old …  Jim Carrey's role in the 1996 film The Cable Guy was originally intended for Farley, but scheduling conflicts forced him to decline. … Read More
Following his final guest appearance on SNL on October 25, 1997 there was a visible decline in Farley's health. … Read More
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