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Tony Todd Had Real Bees In His Mouth, And Other Facts About 'Candyman'

25 years ago, the horror genre was blessed with Candyman. What started out as a short story called "The Forbidden" instantly became a classic and mandatory Halloween viewing. YouTubeBut there are some things you may not have known about the cult classic!1. Eddie Murphy Was Almost CandymanNew Speak OnlineTony Todd became a horror icon as Candyman, but it was almost Eddie Murphy terrorizing us. There are a few rumors as to why he didn't get the part, but nothing has been confirmed. Some say it was his high salary demands. Others suggest his height (5ft9) wasn't nearly as intimidating