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Ric Drasin (born July 12, 1944) is an American artist, actor, Internet talk show host, director, producer, and writer. He is also a personal trainer, stuntman, former bodybuilder, and retired professional wrestler. Drasin designed both the original Gold's Gym logo— a cartoon sketch of a bald weightlifter—and the World Gym gorilla logo. Arnold Schwarzenegger was Drasin's weight training partner for four years at the original Gold's Gym in Venice, California. Drasin wrestled professionally for 36 years (1965–2001) while also winning titles in amateur bodybuilding contests during his younger years. Drasin retired from the ring at age 57, but still remains active as a professional wrestling instructor. He is also a Specialist Reserve Officer with the Los Angeles Police Department and a spokesperson for Gold's Gym International. In 2012, Drasin received the first Joe Gold Lifetime Achievement Award.

Age: 71
Height: 6' (183 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary


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2012 GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling Himself - The Equalizer
2008 The Third Nail Supporting
2002 The Shield Pipe
2001 Mach 2 Terrorist
1994 Flashfire Kraus von Zeck
1994 Zero Tolerance LaFleur's Henchman
1993 Demolition Man Supporting
1979 Mistress of the Apes Near Man
1978 Sextette Weight-lifter
1978 The Incredible Hulk Half-Transformed Hulk
1977 The World's Greatest Lover Supporting


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