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John Candy

Candy was one of Canada's greatest and funniest character actors. His well-known role as the big hearted buffoon earned him classics in Uncle Buck (1989) and Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987). His career has handed him some dry spells but Candy always rebounded. Born in Newmarket, Ontario, in the year 1950, Candy was the son of Evangeline (...

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Oct 31, 1950 In Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Flames 88-89
Latest Project:
Movie Michael Moore, el gran agitador 2016-03-06

Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 12 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Uncle Buck
Poster of Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Poster of Spaceballs
Poster of SCTV
Movie Michael Moore, el gran agitador Sheriff Bud B. Boomer 2016-03-06
Movie National Lampoon: Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead Unknown 2015
Series Video Games AWESOME! Unknown 2014
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2010
Series Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews Unknown 2009
Series 30 for 30 Unknown 2009-10-06
Series Second City: First Family of Comedy Himself 2006-08-25
Series Just for Laughs Unknown 2006
Movie Spaceballs: The Documentary Unknown 2005
Movie John Candy: Comic Spirit Unknown 2005
Series The Greatest Canadian Unknown 2004
Movie ¿Quién mató a Dr. Pus? Unknown 2003
Movie Making a 'Splash' Unknown 2002
Movie The Joke's on Us: 50 Years of CBC Satire Unknown 2002
Movie The 2000 Canadian Comedy Awards Unknown 2000
Movie Conversations with Jon Turteltaub Unknown 2000
Movie Blues Brothers 2000 Unknown 1998
Movie The Best of John Candy on SCTV Unknown 1996
Movie The Making of '1941' Unknown 1996
Series Showbiz Today Unknown 1996
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-06
Movie Canadian Bacon Unknown 1995
Movie The 66th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1994-03-21
Movie Hostage for a Day Unknown 1994-04-25
Movie Wagons East James Harlow 1994-08-26
Movie All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Himself 1994-05-18
Movie Cool Runnings Unknown 1993
Movie Rookie of the Year Unknown 1993-07-07
Movie Montreal International Comedy Festival '93 Unknown 1993
Movie Friends of Gilda Unknown 1993
Series Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories Unknown 1992
Movie Boris and Natasha Kalishak 1992-04-17
Movie Once Upon a Crime... Unknown 1992-03-06
Movie Career Opportunities Unknown 1991-03-29
Movie Nothing But Trouble Unknown 1991
Movie Delirious Jack Gable 1991-08-09
Movie JFK Unknown 1991-12-20
Movie Only the Lonely Danny Muldoon 1991-05-24
Movie Masters of Menace Unknown 1990
Movie The Rescuers Down Under Unknown 1990
Movie Home Alone Gus Polinski 1990-11-16
Movie Warner Bros. Celebration of Tradition, June 2, 1990 Host 1990
Movie Sing Yourself Silly! Unknown 1990
Series Videosyncrasy Unknown 1990
Movie Seriously... Phil Collins None 1990-09-08
Movie The 62nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1990
Series The Dave Thomas Comedy Show Unknown 1990-05-28
Movie Flames 88-89 Unknown 1989
Movie Who's Harry Crumb? Unknown 1989
Movie The Rocket Boy Unknown 1989
Movie Uncle Buck Buck Russell 1989-08-16
Series ESPN Top Rank Boxing Unknown 1989
Series Camp Candy Unknown 1989
Movie Who Shrunk Saturday Morning? Unknown 1989
Movie Cannonball Fever Unknown 1989
Movie Sesame Street, Special Unknown 1988
Movie Season's Greetings: An Evening with John Williams and the Boston Pops Orchestra Unknown 1988
Movie Hot to Trot Unknown 1988
Movie The 60th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1988-04-11
Movie The Best of SCTV Various Characters 1988-09-05
Movie Jackie Gleason: The Great One Unknown 1988
Movie She's Having a Baby Unknown 1988-02-05
Movie The Great Outdoors Unknown 1988-06-17
Movie Really Weird Tales Unknown 1987
Movie Citizen Steve Clip Maxwell 1987
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Spaceballs Barf 1987-06-24
Movie Planes, Trains & Automobiles Unknown 1987-11-25
Movie Comic Relief Stan Shmenge 1986-03-29
Movie Little Shop of Horrors Unknown 1986
Movie Big City Comedy Unknown 1986
Movie Armed and Dangerous Unknown 1986
Movie Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood Wallace Osgood 1986-03-09
Movie Volunteers Unknown 1985
Movie The Canadian Conspiracy Unknown 1985
Movie Summer Rental Unknown 1985
Movie The Last Polka Unknown 1985
Movie Martin Short: Concert for the North Americas Unknown 1985
Movie Tears Are Not Enough Unknown 1985
Movie Brewster's Millions Unknown 1985
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Movie The Second City 25th Anniversary Special Unknown 1985
Movie Follow That Bird State Trooper 1985-08-02
Series The New Show Various / ... 1984-01-06
Movie Welcome to the Fun Zone Unknown 1984
Movie Splash Unknown 1984-03-09
Movie Going Berserk Unknown 1983
Series Pete's Place Unknown 1983
Movie The 8th Annual Young Comedians Show Unknown 1983
Series SCTV Channel Unknown 1983
Movie Vacation Unknown 1983-07-29
Movie It Came from Hollywood Unknown 1982
Movie Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter Unknown 1982-05-16
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Series The Billy Crystal Comedy Hour Unknown 1982
Series The 34th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1982
Series Tales of the Klondike Unknown 1981-05-16
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie Stripes Ox 1981-06-26
Series SCTV Network Various / ... 1981-05-15
Movie Heavy Metal Unknown 1981
Movie The Courage of Kavik, the Wolf Dog Unknown 1980
Movie Double Negative Unknown 1980
Series Big City Comedy Unknown 1980
Movie The Blues Brothers Unknown 1980-06-20
Movie The Silent Partner Simonsen 1979-03-30
Movie Lost and Found Carpentier 1979-09-13
Movie 1941 Unknown 1979
Series The David Steinberg Show Unknown 1977
Movie Find the Lady Kopek 1977-11-01
Series SCTV Unknown 1976
Series 90 Minutes Live Unknown 1976
Movie The Clown Murders Unknown 1976
Movie Tunnel Vision Unknown 1976
Series King of Kensington Unknown 1975-09-25
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Coming Up Rosie Unknown 1975
Movie It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time Unknown 1975
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Series Dr. Zonk and the Zunkins Unknown 1974
Series Police Surgeon Unknown 1973
Movie Class of '44 Unknown 1973
Series The ABC Afternoon Playbreak Unknown 1973
Series Cucumber Unknown 1972
Movie Foxy Lady Unknown 1971
Series Sesame Street Unknown 1969-11-10
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27