Brian Glover

Brian Glover

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Brian Glover was an English character actor, writer and wrestler. Glover was a professional wrestler, teacher, and finally a film, television and stage actor. He once said, "You play to your strengths in this game. My strength is as a bald-headed, rough-looking Yorkshireman." Glover was born in Sheffield, but grew up in Barnsley. His father was a wrestler, performing as the "Red Devil." He attended Barnsley Grammar School and the University of Sheffield, where he supplemented his student grant by appearances as a professional wrestler, going under the ring name "Leon Aris the Man From Paris." In 1954 he married and, to satisfy his new family responsibilities, he became a teacher at the same Barnsley school where he had been a pupil. Glover worked as a school teacher from 1954 until 1970, managing to combine this with regular performances as "Leon Aris," whose appearances included bouts in Paris, Milan, Zurich, and Barcelonashow more

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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 191g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613494338X
  • 9786134943383