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Chris Farley
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Full name

Christopher Crosby Farley

Born

February 15, 1964 (age 58)

Occupation

Actor, comedian

Spouse

None

Characters played

Shrek (early recordings)

Movies

Shrek

Christopher Crosby "Chris" Farley (February 15, 1964 - December 18, 1997) was an American actor and comedian best known for being a cast member of Saturday Night Live. Originaly, Chris Farley was supposed to voice Shrek, but he died in December 18, 1997 at the age of 33 due to a accidental speedball overdose. He had 80% / 90% (or 95% according to his brother Tom) of finishing the project. He was replaced by actor Mike Myers to provide the voice of Shrek for the film.

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