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Gene Okerlund

Gene Okerlund was born on November 29, 1938 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA as Eugene Arthur Okerlund. He is an actor, known for No Holds Barred (1989), Halloween Havoc (1994) and Ready to Rumble (2000). He has been married to Jeanne E. Okerlund since March 27, 1964. They have two children. See full bio »
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 1999 WCW Mayhem (TV Movie)
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 1997 WCW Fall Brawl: War Games (TV Movie)
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 1995 Timemaster
 1994 Starrcade (TV Movie)
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 1991 WWF WrestleFest (Video Game)
Announcer (voice)
 1989 No Holds Barred
Commentator #2
 1988 Summerslam (TV Movie)
'Mean' Gene Okerlund
 1984 Wrestling at the Chase (TV Series)
'Mean' Gene Okerlund
- Episode dated 28 January 1984 (1984) ... 'Mean' Gene Okerlund
- Episode dated 21 January 1984 (1984) ... 'Mean' Gene Okerlund
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TV commercials for Toyota (1985-1986)

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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