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How old was John Candy in Spaceballs?

John Candy was 35 in Spaceballs when he played the character 'Barfolemew 'Barf''.

That was over 33 years ago in 1987.

In 1994 he died aged just 43, starring in 54 films in his career, 27 since Spaceballs was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

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Did you know?

Spaceballs scores 6.7 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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