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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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 2012 WWE '13 (Video Game)
Chainsaw Charlie (voice)
 2004 Friday Night Lights
Fan (uncredited)
 2000 WCW Monday Nitro (TV Series)
Terry Funk
- Episode #1.242 (2000) ... Terry Funk
 2000 WCW Slamboree (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 2000 WCW Uncensored (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 2000 WCW Thunder (TV Series)
Terry Funk
- Episode dated 26 January 2000 (2000) ... Terry Funk
- Episode dated 6 January 2000 (2000) ... Terry Funk
 1999 Active Stealth (Video)
Morgan
 1998 Mom, Can I Keep Her? (Video)
Jungle Ed
 1998 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (TV Series)
Dirk Simmons
- The Wrestler (1998) ... Dirk Simmons
 1996 ECW November to Remember '96 (Video)
Terry Funk
 1994 Halloween Havoc (TV Movie)
Terry Funk
 1994 Thunder in Paradise (TV Series)
Amarillo Doaks
- Queen of Hearts (1994) ... Amarillo Doaks
 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
 1987 Timestalkers (TV Movie)
Bearded Cowboy
 1978 Paradise Alley
Frankie the Thumper
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (97 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (45 credits)

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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:

1 Print Biography | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chainsaw Charlie

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on the riots that would start after his matches ended] The riots were a form of flattery. The greatest thing for a bad guy wrestler is to do your job so well that someone wants to kill you. What could be more wonderful? See more »

Trivia:

Notable Title Wins Include: NWA World Heavyweight title; NWA Western States title (6); NWA Western States Tag Team titles (2); NWA Amarillo International Tag Team titles; NWA Florida Television title; NWA Florida Tag Team titles; NWA Americas title; NWA Missouri title; NWA Championship Wrestling Florida title; NWA Amarillo Brass Knuckles title; NWA Amarillo Tag Team titles (2); NWA North American... See more »

Trademark:

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

Nickname:

The Hardcore Icon

Star Sign:

Cancer

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