Andre the Giant, though it would've been easy with his size, never hurt a living soul in his life. He was always gracious and more concerned with others. And yet we learn that he was in almost constant pain from his overburdened frame. He is my hero, because the fact that he was the greatest friend anyone could have even though he himself had plenty to deal with inspires me.
The Princess Bride cast reunited for the movie's 25th anniversary! Top: Cary Elwes (Westley), Robin Wright (Buttercup). Middle: Mandy Patinkin (Inigo Montoya), Wallace Shawn (Vizzini), Christopher Guest (Count Rugen). Bottom: Billy Crystal (Miracle Max), Carol Kane (Valerie), Chris Sarandon (Prince Humperdinck). R.I.P. Andre the Giant (Fezzik) <3
Shepard Fairey's Non Toxic Revolution (NTR) Posters - Obey Psychedelic Peace Art Poster ~ Shepard Fairey is a street artist who originally became known for his Andre the Giant posters in many cities across the USA.
Standing at 7 feet and 4 inches, the larger than life Andre the Giant was a wrestler and actor best known for his role as Fezzik in The Princess Bride. Andre is no longer with us, but here is a more intimate look at the life of this not-so-gentle giant.
Meet the gentle giants of the mountains on the brink of extinction
Hunting: The gorillas are also vulnerable to poachers, who make their way through the parks. Pictured: Ranger Andre Baunma with a gorilla who has been orphaned and is now being cared for at the Mikeno Lodge, Virunga National Park