Honeycomb Cereal television advertisement (1987)
3 Biographical Movies |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
Jean 'The Giant' Ferre | Jean Ferré | Andre The Giant | Andre the Giant | Andre Rousimmoff | Andre Rousimoff | André el Gigante
7' 4¼" (2.24 m)
Did You Know?
It's not my fault being the biggest and the strongest. I don't even exercise!
After pinning Hulk Hogan
(even though "the Hulkster" clearly had his left shoulder raised) and being awarded the WWF World Championship belt, Andre "surrendered" it immediately to Ted DiBiase
(who, in a storyline, was said to have paid Andre to give him the belt, should he win it); DiBiase previously had tried, without success, to either win or purchase Hogan's title.
Known for his real-life gentle demeanor despite his size and wrestling persona