Wrestler, strongman competitor and former WWA World Heavyweight Champion. He played the character Rictus Erectus in the 2015 film Mad Max: Fury Road.
He was sentenced to 16 years in prison at the age of 18 for eight armed robberies between 1985 and 1987; he ended up serving 7 years in a maximum-security prison.
He qualified for the 1995 World's Strongest Man competition and was named Australia's Strongest Man in 1995.
He was born and raised in Queensland, Australia.
He began an acting career in 1996 and appeared in a number of films including 2004's "Troy", starring Brad Pitt.