Chris Farley Played Matt Foley Years Before SNL [VIDEO]
According to Business2community, before SNL Farley was part of the improv comedy group Second City.
During his time with Second City, he got to perform with Bob Odenkirk, best known for Mr. Show and his role as lawyer Saul Goodman on Breaking Bad. Odenkirk helped co-create Matt Foley, the motivational speaker who “lives in a van down by the river.”
This video is from July of 1990:
Here’s the clip from the famous performance on SNL in 1997:
Still even after 17 years, the video still cracks us up!