Andrew Bryniarski

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article

Andrew Bryniarski
Andrew Bryniarski 2013.jpg
Bryniarski in 2013
Born(1969-02-13) February 13, 1969 (age 45)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
OccupationActor, bodybuilder
 
Jump to: navigation, search
Andrew Bryniarski
Andrew Bryniarski 2013.jpg
Bryniarski in 2013
Born(1969-02-13) February 13, 1969 (age 45)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
OccupationActor, bodybuilder

Andrew Bryniarski (born February 13, 1969) is an American actor and former bodybuilder, best known for portraying Leatherface in the remake of The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning, Zangief in Street Fighter, and Steve Lattimer in The Program.

Early life[edit]

Bryniarski was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Career[edit]

Bryniarski was visiting a friend in Los Angeles, California, when he was discovered by a talent agent.[1] The agent got him a part in Hudson Hawk. From then on, he was cast in several films that required his type, a muscular 6'5".[2]

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1990DragonfightBar fight spectator
1991Necessary RoughnessWyatt Beaudry
1991Hudson HawkButterfinger
1992Batman ReturnsCharles "Chip" Shreck
1993Cyborg 3: The RecyclerJocko
1993The ProgramSteve Lattimer
1994Street FighterZangief
1995Higher LearningKnocko
1999Any Given SundayPatrick "Madman" Kelly
2001Pearl HarborJoe the boxer
2002Black Mask 2: City of MasksIguana / Daniel Martinez
2002Scooby-DooCavern henchman
2002RollerballHalloran
2002FireflyCrowEpisode: "The Train Job"
2002The Lobo Paramilitary Christmas SpecialLobo
200344 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-OutLarry Eugene Phillips, Jr.
2003The Texas Chainsaw MassacreThomas "Leatherface" Hewitt
2004The Curse of El CharroEl Charro
2005Seven MummiesBlade
2006Bachelor Party VegasSecurity beast
2006The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The BeginningThomas "Leatherface" Hewitt
2008Chasing 3000Gang member
2008StilettoNazi biker
2008Bram Stoker's Dracula's GuestCount Dracula

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Split Screen: The men behind the masks". Yahoo! Movies. 26 October 2012. Retrieved 26 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "Andrew Bryniarski's Official Site: Biography". Pit of Horror. 

External links[edit]