Chris Farley Death Photo Biography
John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd and Bill Murray were his heroes. 'Saturday Night Live' and hit comedy 'Tommy Boy' set him on the road to comic excess, and drink and drugs killed him.Christopher Crosby Farley was one of five children of the close-knit blue-collar family of Tom and Mary-Anne Farley. After a childhood spent honing his comedy skills trying to make his family laugh, Farley attended Marquette University, graduating in 1985 with a degree in Communications. Upon completing his studies, he initially went to work with his father at the Scotch Oil Company, before finding work on the stage.