STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 13,266 this week

Rodney Anoai (1966–2000)


The man who would eventually become known as Yokozuna was born in San Francisco on October 22, 1966. He came from a wrestling family, as his uncles were Afa Anoai and Sika Anoai. He was trained by his uncles and Sam Fatu as a teenager and wrestled in Alabama and the USWA under the name Kokina Anoai. He already weighed 400 pounds. In Japan, he would... See full bio »

Editors' Picks: Our Favorite Things From This Week

IMDb editors highlight the stories, faces, and trailers that had us buzzing this week. What caught your eye?

Check out our picks from the week

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 27 people
created 22 May 2011
 
list image
a list of 25 people
created 01 Sep 2014
 
a list of 24 people
created 01 Sep 2014
 
a list of 42 people
created 02 Oct 2015
 
a list of 110 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Rodney Anoai's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

King of the Ring
King of the Ring Yokozuna
(1993)
WWE Raw
WWE Raw Yokozuna
(1993-2010)
WrestleMania X
WrestleMania X Yokozuna
(1994)
Royal Rumble
Royal Rumble Yokozuna
(1994)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (14 credits)
 1997 Aar Ya Paar
Yokozuna (uncredited)
 1996 The Mirror Has Two Faces
Sumo Wrestler on TV (uncredited)
 1996 WXW Rage TV (TV Series)
Wild Samoan Kokina (1996)
 1993-1996 WWE Raw (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode #4.33 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.23 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.14 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.12 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.11 (1996) ... Yokozuna
 1995 WWF: U.K. Fan Favorites (Video)
Yokozuna
 1994 WWF Action Zone (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Yokozuna
 1992-1994 WWF Challenge (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode #6.51 (1992) ... Yokozuna
 1993 WWF: Smack 'Em Whack 'Em (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 King of the Ring (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 WWF Mania (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode dated 16 January 1993 (1993) ... Yokozuna
 1991 L'homme au masque d'or
L'Hawaïen
Show Show Self (23 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (33 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Yokozuna

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Is the brother of former WWE superstar Rosey (Matt Anoai) (1970-2017). See more »

Trademark:

The Banzai Drop

Nickname:

Yokozuna See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Contribute to This Page