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Leslie Neilsen | Leslie Nelson | Leslie Nielson
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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[on his wrestling a "wild grizzly bear" (it was actually a docile honey bear) in Day of the Animals
(1977)] I had to weave and play around with a honey bear, and I could wrestle with him a little bit, but there's no way you can even wrestle a honey bear, let alone a grizzly bear that's standing ten feet to eleven feet tall! Can you imagine? But it was fascinating to work that close to that kind ...
Misinterprets what other people say. For example, in The Naked Gun, a character offers him a cigar and says, "Cuban?" Leslie's character replies with "Err, no. Dutch Irish. My father was from Wales."