has enjoyed success in motion pictures, television and theatre. Among his feature film credits are Touchstone Pictures' blockbuster The Waterboy
starring Adam Sandler
, Almost Heroes
, Beverly Hills Ninja
, Black Sheep
and Tommy Boy
Television audiences are familiar with Farley for his guest starring roles on such hit sitcoms as Roseanne and Tom, as well as Sportmart and Sportsbar. He was also an ensemble player on the perennial NBC variety showcase Saturday Night Live, on which he played opposite Bill Murray, Charles Barkley and Heather Locklear.
His training at Regis University in Denver, Colorado, followed by work with ARK Repertory Theatre, Improv Olympics and Second City Conservatory, led to roles on stage in such productions as Victor Laslo, Un-American Activities, Greenco, Computerchips and Salsa, ARK Comedy Collective, Funny Business and Fox Run.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2000.
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