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Terry Funk


Funk has strong wrestling bloodlines. His dad, Dory Funk Sr., was a well-known grappler from the 1940s to the 1970s, and his brother, Dory Funk Jr., wrestled from 1963 until the early 90s, and won the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) world heavyweight championship in 1969. Funk, himself, became NWA champion and thus the Funks have the distinction... See full bio »

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Known For

Over the Top
Over the Top Ruker
(1987)
Road House
Road House Morgan
(1989)
The Ringer
The Ringer Frankie
(2005)
Paradise Alley
Paradise Alley Frankie the Thumper
(1978)

Filmography

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 2012 WWE '13 (Video Game)
Chainsaw Charlie (voice)
 2006 ECW One Night Stand (TV Movie)
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 2004 Friday Night Lights
Fan (uncredited)
 2003 MLW: Hybrid Hell (Video)
Terry Funk
 2003 MLW: Revolutions (Video)
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 2002 MLW: Reload (Video)
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 2001 WCW Sin (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 2000 WCW Monday Nitro (TV Series)
Terry Funk
- Episode #1.242 (2000) ... Terry Funk
 2000 WCW Slamboree (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 2000 WCW Spring Stampede (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 2000 WCW Uncensored (TV Movie)
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 2000 WCW SuperBrawl 2000 (TV Movie)
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 2000 WCW Souled Out (TV Movie)
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 1999 Active Stealth (Video)
Morgan
 1998 Fully Loaded (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1998 Mom, Can I Keep Her? (Video)
Jungle Ed
 1998 No Way Out (TV Movie)
Chainsaw Charlie
 1998 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (TV Series)
Dirk Simmons
- The Wrestler (1998) ... Dirk Simmons
 1997 ECW Barely Legal (Video)
Terry Funk
 1994 Halloween Havoc (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1994 WCW Fall Brawl (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1994 WCW Bash at the Beach (TV Movie)
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 1994 Thunder in Paradise (TV Series)
Amarillo Doaks
- Queen of Hearts (1994) ... Amarillo Doaks
 1994 WCW Slamboree 1994 (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1993 The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (TV Series)
Defendant
- Pilot (1993) ... Defendant
 1991 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Carl Shilo
- Heart of a Champion - July 23, 1955 (1991) ... Carl Shilo
 1991 Swamp Thing (TV Series)
J.J. Dax
- The Prometheus Parabola (1991) ... J.J. Dax
 1990 WCW/NWA Wrestle War (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1989 Halloween Havoc (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1989 WCW/NWA WrestleWar (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1987 Timestalkers (TV Movie)
Bearded Cowboy
 1985-1986 Saturday Night's Main Event (TV Series)
Terry Funk
- Episode #1.6 (1986) ... Terry Funk
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... Terry Funk
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Terry Funk
 1986 WrestleMania 2 (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1978 Paradise Alley
Frankie the Thumper
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Other Works:

1997: "Terry Funk's Wrestlefest - 50 Years of Funk", on DVD and video. Features a host of wrestlers from ECW & WWE, along with Dory Funk Jr., Vicki Funk, Stacy Funk and Brandee Funk, filmed in Amarillo, TX.

Publicity Listings:

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Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on how he made a name for himself in Japan] How many times did they see Antonio Inoki stretching some dude on the front page compared to how many times they saw some idiot--me--bleeding a gusher with barbed wire wrapped around his throat? See more »

Trivia:

He is wrestling's Living Legend and after wrestling professionally in the WWF and other leagues, now wrestles in ECW (Extreme Championship Wrestling). See more »

Trademark:

Known for retiring from wrestling, only to return See more »

Nickname:

The Hardcore Icon

Star Sign:

Cancer

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