Big John Studd Filmography
American professional wrestler and actor John William Minton is better known by his ring name, Big John Studd. He is known for his participation in the World Wide Wrestling Federation / World Wrestling Federation in the 1970s and 80s. He specialised in acting in movies playing the role of heavies and bikers.
His highest rated performances are in the movies ‘Micki + Maude’ (1984), ‘Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man’ (1991) and ‘The Marrying Man’ (1991). His roles in ‘Hyper Space’ (1989) and ‘Caged in Paradiso’ (1990) were too insignificant to be rated. His other movie appearances include ‘The Protector’ (1985) and ‘Shock ‘Em Dead’ (1991).
While ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (1988) gained viewers on television, the action adventure series ‘The A- Team’ (1985) and crime drama series ‘Hunter’ (1987) received mixed reviews. Big John died at the age of 47 in 1995 due to liver cancer and Hodgkin’s disease.