5. Andre the Giant
Standing 7’4" and tipping the scales at more than a quarter ton, André René Roussimoff certainly lived up to the moniker André the Giant. One of the greatest wrestlers of all time, Andre didn’t have the most extensive acting career, but it left an indelible mark. His most well-known, beloved role is easily that of Fezzick the kind-hearted giant and reluctant ass-kicker who helps the heroic Wesley rescue his beloved Buttercup in The Princess Bride. Though he appeared briefly in Conan the Destroyer, he was most prolific in late ‘70s and early ‘80s television, with small roles in the likes of The Six Million Dollar Man, The Fall Guy, B.J. and the Bear, and The Greatest American Hero. With a personality as grand and massive as his body, the stories of André are the stuff of legend. He was once unofficially dubbed "The Greatest Drunk on Earth" for consuming 119 beers in six hours (!), and in many cases it’s hard to discern the fact from the myth.

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