If getting paid wrestle wasn’t enough for them some wrestlers have appeared in Hollywood movies, with some even having a major role in the film.

Here are 15 wrestlers that have appeared in Hollywood movies.


15. Ox Baker – Escape From New York


Ox Baker appeared in the 1981 Dystopian action film, Escape From New York. Baker’s scene is quite short but still makes an impact. He appears in a gladiatorial fight scene against Snake Plissken (Kurt Russell).

14. The Fabulous Free Birds – Highlander


The opening to Highlander shows main character of the film, Conor MacLeod walking around Madison Square Garden.

In the arena we see a six man tag match taking place between The Fabulous Free Birds and Greg Garne, Jim Brunzell and The Tonga Kid.