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Overview (4)

Born in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Birth NameIan Richard Hodgkinson
Nickname Vampiro
Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Ian was born in Thunder Bay, Ontario but has also lived in Toronto, L.A. and Mexico City. He played junior hockey for Kingston and was drafted by the Montreal Canadiens. However, he quit hockey and decided to become a wrestler. He started in Montreal and later jonied EMLL(CMLL) in Mexico as El Vampiro Casanova Canadiense where he became a huge star. He even starred in a movie, El Vampiro, Guerrero de la Noche. He has also wrestled in AAA, Promo Azteca, Toryumon, WAR and Michinoku Pro, the latter to in Japan. He now wrestles for WCW and recently moved back to Canada. Has also been a bodyguard for Milli Vanilli( he stated this on a WCW Live chat, from his days in LA in the late 80s). Big fan of Rancid and the Misfits.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous

Spouse (1)

Kitsu (? - ?) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (8)

Member of the New Blood
He and Charles Ashenoff (Konnan) have a real life feud that originated in Mexico and has spilled over to WCW.
Vampiro worked with the Great Muta & the Insane Clown Posse in WCW as a group known as Dark Carnival.
In June 1998, Vampiro received a try out with WCW. He made his television debut in March 1999 against Prince Iaukea.
In September 2001, Vampiro worked a tour for All Japan Pro Wrestling.
In November 2000, Vampiro quit WCW to go on tour with ICP.
Quit World Championship Wrestling to become bassist for the Insane Clown Posse. [November 2000]
Once worked as security for R&B duo Milli Vanilli.

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