Chris Farley

Comedian



About

Christopher Crosby \"Chris\" Farley (February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997 - (aged 33)) was an American actor and comedian. Farley was known for his loud, energetic comedic style, and was a member of Chicago\'s Second City Theatre and later a cast member of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live between 1990 and 1995. Farley died of a drug overdose in 1997 at the age of 33. On August 26, 2005, Farley was posthumously awarded the 2,289th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, which is located in front of iO West. The authorized biography of Farley, The Chris Farley Show, was written by his brother Tom, Jr. and Tanner Colby. The song \"Purple Stain\" from the Red Hot Chili Peppers 1999 album, Californication, contains the lyric \"Farley is an angel and I can prove this\" as a tribute to Farley. In 2013, the official Chris Farley Facebook page announced that a documentary on Farley\'s life was in production by Network Entertainment and Hodgee Films, called I Am Chris Farley. The film was directed by Brent Hodge, director of A Brony Tale, What Happens Next? and Cameron\'s House Rules and Derik Murray, director of I Am Evel Knievel. On August 10, 2015 the documentary made its television debut.<Br> Source: <A Href=\"Https://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page\" Target=\"_blank\" Rel=\"Me Nofollow\"> Https://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page</A>