Played a wrestler on an "Walker Texas Ranger.
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'Rowdy' Roddy Piper | Rowdy Roddy Piper
6' (1.83 m)
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[on co-star Keith David
] Keith David, it took us 20 years to see each other after we did They Live
(1988). When we were shooting that movie, Keith came over to me and he's a schooled, Julliard actor - a professional - and he would help me with my script, while everyone else was saying, "This is just some dumb jock coming to act now." But he stood up for me, and we had such a bond.
Was asked to induct his on-screen rival, "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka, into the WWE Hall of Fame in 1996. He was forced to decline, as he was just about to begin working for WCW. Snuka was instead inducted by Don Muraco.
Always wore a kilt outside the ring when doing his outrageous commentary