That was over 27 years ago in 1993.
In 1994 he died aged just 43, starring in 54 films in his career, 7 since Cool Runnings was released.
In Cool Runnings, I think John Candy looks:
Cool Runnings scores 6.8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
John Candy's first acting role was as 'Kopek' in It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time, released in 1975 when he was 24.
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