John Candy is one of those beloved comedians that will always be remembered in our hearts.
He would have been 70 years old yesterday.
Did you know?!
John Candy was paid at scale for his work in Home Alone.
He made $414 for his work on the movie. He filmed all of his scenes for the movie in a near 23 hour work day.
He did it as a favor to John Hughes, the writer/producer of Home Alone.