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Either way, I see him as a sadder, more desperate character, more of a victim. And she might find somebody with more money than me.
It sounds too like he was the more decent and likeable guy.
” he jokes, the strain of enormous pressure betrayed in his eyes.
Within two years, the beloved comedian known for barreling his hefty frame with childlike abandon every Saturday night across the stages of NBC’s Studio 8H as Matt Foley the motivational speaker, Bears superfan Todd O’Connor, and countless more indelible characters would be gone, found dead of a drug overdose in his Chicago apartment at the age of 33.“There’s a category of people that I work with that are infuriatingly talented,” architect Lorne Michaels says at the start of I Am Chris Farley, taking a bittersweet trip down memory lane from his desk at SNL.
The filmmakers included interviews with Farley’s four siblings, including his brother Tom Jr., who wrote the biography “The Chris Farley Show: A Biography in Three Acts.” The acquisition was negotiated by Joe Amodei of Virgil Films and Murray, founder and CEO of Network Entertainment.
Chris Farley began his run on Saturday Night Live at about the time I was giving up the show.
But filmmakers Brent Hodge (A Brony Tale) and Derik Murray’s I Am Chris Farley sought to present a more sensitive celebration of Farley’s life rather than dwell on his tragic end.“We wanted to show his legacy, to see what kind of guy Chris Farley was and see this world, because you probably only saw him for four or five years of his career,” Murray told The Daily Beast.
The film tracks Farley from his early days in Madison, Wis.
and at Marquette University, through his work at Second City, “Saturday Night Live” and in films such as “Tommy Boy” and “Black Sheep.” He died at the age of 33 of a drug overdose in 1997.
The film, directed by Brent Hodge and Derik Murray, includes interviews with Christina Applegate, Dan Aykroyd, Mike Myers, Adam Sandler, Molly Shannon and David Spade.
It will debut on Spike on August 10, followed by a VOD release.
That's the portrait of him Jay Mohr paints in his book Gasping for Airtime. A somewhat sadder picture gets drawn in Live From New York. I don't think he became self-destructive to imitate his idol.