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  Chris Farley - Biography
Farley was made even more famous, but with his growing fame, his problems grew bigger as well; he didn't want to be the "fat guy who falls down" any longer.
Chris' weigh of 296 pounds was a contributing factor to his death, but according to his autopsy the alcohol, marijuana and Prozac that was also found in his body, were not.
Farley was 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighed 296 pounds at the time of his death, the medical examiner said.
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  CNN - Medical examiner mum on Farley's autopsy - December 19, 1997
Farley was found with a red-tinged fluid coming from his nose and a white, frothy fluid coming from his mouth, the medical examiner's office said Thursday.
Farley is said to have idolized actor John Belushi, who preceded him at Second City and "Saturday Night Live" and who also died at age 33, of a drug overdose in 1982.
Farley was born in Madison on February 15, 1964, and graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee in 1986.
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 Chris Farley at AllExperts
Farley was one of two new SNL cast members announced in the spring of 1990, after the 1989-1990 season came to a tumultuous end, thanks to Nora Dunn's boycotting of the episode hosted by raunchy comedian, Andrew "Dice" Clay.
Farley, who had struggled with obesity, alcohol, and drug addiction for years, was found dead in his 60th floor apartment of the John Hancock Center in Chicago on December 18, 1997.
David Spade did not attend Farley's funeral because he "could not be in a room where Chris was in a box." However, he did introduce a retrospective of his friend, a "The Chris Farley Show" sketch in which a shy, nervous Farley interviewed Paul McCartney, on the 25th anniversary special of Saturday Night Live.
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 Chris Farley information - Search.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Farley was one of two new cast members announced in the spring of 1990, after the 1989-1990 season came to a tumultuous end.
After Farley and most of his fellow cast members were released from their contracts at Saturday Night Live after its dismal 1994-1995 season, Farley found success with the 1995 film Tommy Boy (in which he co-starred with frequent SNL cohort David Spade).
Farley, who had struggled with obesity, alcohol, and drug addiction for years, was found dead in his Chicago apartment in the John Hancock Center on December 18, 1997.
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 Chris Farley Biography
Chris Farley left the show in 1995 and made several movies with fellow former SNL cast member, David Spade.
Chris Farley, who had struggled with alcohol and drug addiction for years, was found dead in his Chicago apartment on December 18, 1997.
Farley was in some ways a contradictory character: completely uninhibited onstage and known to be willing to do anything for a laugh, he could be shy and insecure in private.
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 Chris Farley Foundation | That Guy
Chris Farley was my younger brother and I watched him display his share of “That Guy” behavior.
Chris always liked a good joke, and was smart enough to know when the joke was on him.
The Chris Farley Foundation is proud and excited to be a part of the “Don’t Be That Guy” campaign.
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 Chris Farley: A Who2 Profile
Chris Farley got his early comic training with Chicago's famous Second City comedy troupe.
Farley was found dead in his Chicago apartment in December of 1997; an autopsy indicated he died of an accidental overdose of cocaine and morphine, with coronary atherosclerosis -- a narrowing of the heart arteries -- a contributing factor.
Farley appears with John Belushi in our loop on the alleged Saturday Night Live Curse.
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 Chris Farley Foundation : About Chris   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christopher Crosby Farley was born in Madison, Wisconsin on February 15, 1964.
Chris' earliest performances were with the Ark Improv Theatre and Improv Olympic Theatre in Madison.
Chris Farley died on December 18, 1997 at the age of 33.
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 Late comic Chris Farley gets Hollywood star - The Boston Globe
Comedian Chris Farley was a motivational speaker, a rabid fan, and a topless dancer on ''Saturday Night Live." Yesterday, the late comic was the toast of his castmates as they honored him with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
LOS ANGELES -- Comedian Chris Farley was a motivational speaker, a rabid fan, and a topless dancer on ''Saturday Night Live." Yesterday, the late comic was the toast of his castmates as they honored him with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Farley, whose physical comedy, wild antics, and large appetite lent comparisons to another ''SNL" product, John Belushi, died on Dec. 18, 1997, from an accidental overdose of morphine and cocaine.
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 Chris Farley - Biography - Moviefone   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Farley had his first screen hit when he teamed up with fellow SNL actor David Spade and appeared in the sophomoric Tommy Boy, in which Farley played the naïve and socially incompetent son of a recently deceased auto parts manufacturer.
Farley's manic comedy style has frequently been compared to that of the late John Belushi, whom Farley idolized.
Like Belushi, Farley's offscreen life was punctuated by frequent bouts of alcohol and drug abuse; friends and colleagues were concerned as was Farley, but he apparently was unable to stop.
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 All chris farley, chris farley pictures, biography!
Playing opposite David Spade, Farley had everyone rolling in the floor with his wonderful performance in "Tommy Boy." This leading role was a breakthrough which provided him a greater audience for his talent and established him as a bankable movie star.
Chris Farley died on december 17th from a mixture of Opium and Cocaine.
Chris Farley was obviously a comedic legend and should be remembered as one of the best comedians of the 90's.
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 CNN - Actor-comedian Chris Farley dead at 33 - December 19, 1997
CHICAGO (CNN) -- Chris Farley, the oversized comic who spent five seasons on TV's "Saturday Night Live" and later starred in several movies, was found dead Thursday in an apartment.
Farley, 33, was an alumnus of Chicago's famed Second City improvisational comedy troupe, where he developed his frantic characters.
Police said his brother John called 911 after he found Farley on the floor in the entranceway of his 60th-floor apartment in the John Hancock skyscraper in downtown Chicago.
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 Morbidly Hollywood - The Death of Chris Farley
Chris' work was still in progress, however and will forever remain forever unused as his voice role was taken over by Mike Myers.
Chris’ body was taken to the medical examiners, was given an autopsy, and samples were sent for toxicology testing.
"Chris Farley died of opiate (morphine) and cocaine intoxication and his death was determined to be an accident." Other things in his system that did not contribute to his death include marijuana and fluoxetine hydrochloride (Prozac).
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 Chris Farley
Chris Farley was a funny commedian who was born Feb 15, 1967 and died of a drug overdose on Dec 18, 1997.
Similar to Chris Farley is the funny commedian Mitch Hedberg who also died trafically to drugs.
Chris Farley tribute, not that great, But wanted to make something in memory of one of the funniest men i've ever seen.
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 Chris Farley , Celebrity profile, bio, biography
Chris was an alumnus of Chicago's ImprovOlympic improvisation troupe.
Farley was 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighed 296 pounds at the time of his death, the medical examiner said.
From that time on, Chris was one of the big comedy stars, and his fame was growing and growing.
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 Chris Farley   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Born in Madison, Wisconsin, Chris Farley, a self-proclaimed "teacher's nightmare," attended Marquette University where he studied communications and theatre.
Farley made his film debut in Wayne's World with former SNL cast member Mike Meyers.
The box-office success of Tommy Boy and Black Sheep put Farley on the A-list of Hollywood comedy before his untimely death in December 1997 from a drug overdose.
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 Chris Farley Photos - Chris Farley News - Chris Farley Information
Comedy was all in the family for the Farleys, and many of the "inside" jokes they shared would go on to end up in Chris' movies.
Chris is interred at Resurrection Cemetery, Madison, Wisconsin.
Chris was focused on taking the serious role in his next film on the life and times of silent movie comedic actor Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle.
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 Chris Farley help - Wiki at Help.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christopher Crosby Farley (February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997) was an American actor and comedian.
Farley was a cast member at Chicago's Second City Theatre and achieved his greatest fame as a cast member on the American sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live.
He starred in a string of moderately successful comedic films in the 1990s before dying in late 1997.
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 Chris Farley Biography (Actor/Comedian) — FactMonster.com
Chris Farley got his early comic training with Chicago's famous Second City comedy troupe.
Farley was found dead in his Chicago apartment in December of 1997; an autopsy indicated he died of an accidental overdose of cocaine and morphine, with coronary atherosclerosis -- a narrowing of the heart arteries -- a contributing factor.
Chris Farley - Chris Farley actor, comedian Born: 2/15/1964 Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin Manic comedian who...
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Chris Farley, a very popular actor to men, women, boys and girls died of an overdose of cocaine.
Biography Christopher Crosby Farley was born on February 15 1964, in Madison, Wisconsin.
Chris Farley, the larger-than-life comic whose specialty was playing sweaty, tightly wound characters who erupted in a vein-popping frenzy, was found dead on Thursday in a Chicago apartment.
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 Chris Farley gets posthumous star
Aug. 26, 2005 3:31 PM LOS ANGELES - Comedian Chris Farley was a motivational speaker, a rabid fan and a topless dancer on "Saturday Night Live." On Friday, the late comic was the toast of his castmates as they honored him with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Farley, whose physical comedy, wild antics and large appetite lent comparisons to another "SNL" alum, John Belushi, died on Dec. 18, 1997, from an accidental overdose of morphine and cocaine.
Farley later starred in several movies, including "Black Sheep" (1996), "Beverly Hills Ninja" (1997) and "Wayne's World" (1992).
www.azcentral.com /ent/celeb/articles/0826farley.html   (271 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Chris Farley gets posthumous star   (Site not responding. Last check: )
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Chris Farley was a motivational speaker, a rabid fan and a topless dancer on Saturday Night Live.
Chris Rock, Adam Sandler and David Spade were among the stars to attend the Walk of Fame star ceremony for the late Chris Farley.
8/26/2005 7:25 PM Chris Rock, Adam Sandler and David Spade were among the stars to attend the Walk of Fame star ceremony for the late Chris Farley.
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 SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: THE BEST OF CHRIS FARLEY DVD
Chris Farley idolized John Belushi to the point of wanting to die like him, which he basically accomplished.
Both Farley and Belushi found their big break on "Saturday Night Live", but while the latter established a gallery of roguish characters during his tenure on the show, Farley's niche was self-effacing humour.
Farley's sadomasochistic hostility shone clearest in his portrayals of Matt Foley and "Chris Farley".
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 Chris Farley - Wikiality, the Truthiness Encyclopedia
Chris Farley was a famous comedian in his time.
Chris Farley is looked up to as a role model by thousands of people, including Stephen Colbert.
Aside from teaching Jackie Chan everything he knows about martial arts and movie magic, Chris is also a notoriously famous Bear hunter and freedom fighter.
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 the chris farley tribute: chris farley pictures, sounds, articles, interviews, reviews, black sheep
Chris Farley's autopsy shows that he died from an overdose of opiates and cocaine.
The world mourns a comedic legend: Chris Farley, who died to soon by a mixture of opiates and cocaine.
If you are looking for a place to buy chris farley video's such as flsheep, tommy boy, almost heroes or other movies where chris farley is in, then look no further.
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