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John Candy

John Candy

Gender: male | Birthday: 1950-10-30 | Place of Birth:

John Franklin Candy (October 31, 1950 – March 4, 1994) was a Canadian actor and comedian. He rose to fame as a member of the Toronto, Ontario branch of The Second City, its related Second City Television series, and in his role in comedy films such as Stripes, Splash, Cool Runnings, The Great Outdoors, and Uncle Buck. One of his most renowned onscreen performances was that of Del Griffith, the loquacious, on the move, shower curtain ring salesman in the John Hughes comedy Planes, Trains and Automobiles.Description above from the Wikipedia article John Candy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Known For

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon
Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon   2015

Release Date: 
2015

Rating: 6.8

Production Companies: Magnolia Pictures / History Films /

Director: John Hughes / John Lennon /

Stars: 
John Belushi  /  John Candy  /  Chevy Chase
Canadian Bacon
Canadian Bacon

Canadian Bacon   1995

Release Date: 
1995

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment /

Director: Michael Moore / Dan Aykroyd /

Stars: 
John Candy  /  Alan Alda  /  Rhea Perlman
Wagons East!
Wagons East!

Wagons East!   1994

Release Date: 
1994

Rating: 4.6

Production Companies: TriStar Pictures / Wagons East N.V. /

Director: Dawn C. Dreiling / Peter Markle /

Stars: 
Joe Bays  /  Abraham Benrubi  /  Jill Boyd
Cool Runnings
Cool Runnings

Cool Runnings   1993

Release Date: 
1993

Rating: 6.8

Production Companies:

Director: Jon Turteltaub /

Stars: 
Leon Robinson  /  Doug E. Doug  /  Rawle D. Lewis
Rookie of the Year
Rookie of the Year

Rookie of the Year   1993

Release Date: 
1993

Rating: 5.7

Production Companies: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation /

Director: Daniel Stern /

Once Upon a Crime
Once Upon a Crime

Once Upon a Crime   1992

Release Date: 
1992

Rating: 5.6

Production Companies: Ascot Film /

Director: Eugene Levy /

Stars: 
John Candy  /  Jim Belushi  /  Cybill Shepherd

Acting

2015
Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon

as    Himself / Actor (archive footage)

1995
Canadian Bacon

as    Sheriff Bud B. Boomer

1994
Wagons East!

as    James Harlow

1993
Cool Runnings

as    Irving 'Irv' Blitzer

1993
Rookie of the Year

as    Cliff Murdoch - Announcer (uncredited)

1992
Once Upon a Crime

as    Augie Morosco

1991
Career Opportunities

as    C.D. Marsh (uncredited)

1991
Delirious

as    Jack Gable

1991
JFK

as    Dean Andrews

1991
Nothing but Trouble

as    Dennis / Eldona

1991
Only the Lonely

as    Danny Muldoon

1990
Home Alone

as    Gus Polinski

1990
The Rescuers Down Under

as    Wilbur (voice)

1989
Speed Zone

as    Charlie Cronan

1989
Uncle Buck

as    Buck Russell

1989
Who's Harry Crumb?

as    Harry Crumb

1988
She's Having a Baby

as    Chet from 'The Great Outdoors' (uncredited)

1988
The Great Outdoors

as    Chet Ripley

1987
Planes, Trains and Automobiles

as    Del Griffith

1987
Spaceballs

as    Barfolemew 'Barf'

1986
Armed and Dangerous

as    Frank Dooley

1986
Little Shop of Horrors

as    Wink Wilkinson

1985
Brewster's Millions

as    Spike Nolan

1985
Follow That Bird

as    State Trooper

1985
Summer Rental

as    Jack Chester

1985
Volunteers

as    Tom Tuttle

1984
Splash

as    Freddie Bauer

1983
National Lampoon's Vacation

as    Lasky, Guard at Walleyworld

1981
Heavy Metal

as    Desk Sergeant / Dan / Den / Robot (voice)

1981
Stripes

as    Dewey 'Ox' Oxberger

1980
The Blues Brothers

as    Burton Mercer

1979
1941

as    Pvt. Foley

1978
The Silent Partner

as    Simonsen

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