No photo available. Represent Dick Afflis? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 149,013 this week

Dick Afflis (1929–1991)

Dick Afflis was born on June 27, 1929 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as William Richard Afflis. He was an actor, known for The Wrestler (1974), I Like to Hurt People (1985) and The Escapist (1983). He died on November 10, 1991 in Tampa, Florida, USA. See full bio »

Died:

(age 62) in Tampa, Florida, USA

Is Your Favorite TV Show Returning?

Keep track of the broadcast, cable, and streaming shows you love with our rundown of all this season's renewals, cancellations, and more.

Find out about your favorite TV series

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 213 people
created 20 Dec 2010
 
list image
a list of 60 people
created 25 Dec 2011
 
a list of 621 people
created 10 Sep 2014
 
list image
a list of 122 people
created 02 Dec 2014
 
a list of 58 people
created 6 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Dick Afflis's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (3 credits)
 1990 Starrcade (TV Movie)
Dick the Bruiser- referee
 1983 The Escapist (as Dick the Bruiser)
 1959 Wrestling at the Chase (TV Series)
Dick The Bruiser
Hide Hide Show Show Self (4 credits)
 1985 I Like to Hurt People (Documentary)
Himself (as Dick The Bruiser)
 1976 ABC's Wide World of Sports (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 12 June 1976 (1976) ... Himself (as Dick the Bruiser)
 1974 The Wrestler
Himself (as The Bruiser)
 1960 AWA All-Star Wrestling (TV Series)
Himself (as Dick the Bruiser)
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)
 2015 It's Good to Be the King: The Jerry Lawler Story (Video)
Dick the Bruiser
 2009 Starrcade: The Essential Collection
Dick The Bruiser
 2006 The American Dream: The Dusty Rhodes Story (Video)
Dick The Bruiser
 2001 Wrestling Gold Vol. 2: The Maim Event (Video)
Dick the Bruiser
 2001 Wrestling Gold Vol. 3: We Like to Hurt People (Video)
Dick the Bruiser
 1994 WCW Slamboree 1994 (TV Movie)
Dick The Bruiser
Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Dick The Bruiser | Dick the Bruiser | The Bruiser
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Dick the Bruiser was the original beer guzzling, cigar smoking, toughguy in the wrestling industry. See more »

Nickname:

The Bruiser

Star Sign:

Cancer

Message Boards

Discuss Dick Afflis on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page