Born in Madison, Wisconsin, Kevin Farley studied at the famous Second City in Chicago. It wasn’t long after that he appeared in films such as Black Sheep (with his brother Chris Farley) and The Waterboy with Adam Sandler. Soon after, Farley landed a starring role as “Doug Linus” on MTV’s sitcom 2gether where he was met with rave reviews.
He continues to grace TV with guest appearances on Curb Your Enthusiasm, Drunk History, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, and Superstore. Farley also voices a multitude of characters on the hit Netflix show F is for Family.
Farley has found his way into a wide variety of feature films. He’s accomplished film credits in films such as Crowning Jules, Frat Pack, and Joe Dirt 2. His most recent roles have been in features such as 1up and The Turth About Santa Clause.
Farley moved behind the camera to write, direct, and produce on many different projects. To his credit, and met with high praise in all the national reviews, Farley Co-Executive Produced the heartwarming I Am Chris Farley - a first feature-length biographical documentary about his brother Chris - the late comedy legend.
He’s also co-written and co-directed Hollywood & Wine. A irreverent look at an actress struggling in Hollywood. In addition, Farley directed the comedy Paranormal Movie. The film pokes fun at the “found footage” horror, sub-genre popular with moviegoers today.
Presently Farley hosts and stars on different podcasts. He is a regular on shows like The Bystanders with Jane Lynch, and Offsides. He also co-hosts The Faley Farm with his wife out of their home in Fort Myers. Farley has also hosted many live TV shows. He has been featured on The Today Show, The View, Extra, Fox News, and countless radio shows. Kevin recently shot a lead in upcoming Christmas Film called Grumpy Old Santa to be released in late 2023
When Farley is not writing screenplays, producing or directing, or on set filming, he regularly embraces the stage in stand-up comedy. Farley usually appears as the Headline Act nationwide in clubs such as The Laugh Factory, The Comedy Store, and The Improv. He has even crafted his own Drybar Comedy Special.
Kevin Farley has truly established himself as comedic presence both on the big screen and off. Multitasking as a comedian, actor, writer, director and producer seems easy for Farley because he does it all, with a fabulous sense of humor.
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