Boxer and actor nicknamed "Big Nasty" who has competed as a heavyweight in Super Kombat and served as an ambassador for the league. In 2018, it was announced that he would play Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago, in the sequel to Creed (2015).
He earned a B.A. in sports, media and event management from the University of Munich.
He is a fitness model with 600,000 Instagram followers.
His father was also a boxer.
He was cast as the rival of Michael B. Jordan's character in Creed 2 (2018).