Ric Drasin

Actor, Film actor

1944 –

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Who is Ric Drasin?

Ric Drasin is an American artist, actor, webcast host, stuntman, writer, personal trainer, 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 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, a spokesperson for Gold's Gym International and continues his work as an artist, actor, webcast host, and writer. In 2012, Drasin received the first Joe Gold Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Born
Jul 12, 1944
Bakersfield
Also known as
  • Richard Drasin
  • Rick Drasin
  • The Equalizer
  • Richard Alan Drasin
  • Rick "The Hulk" Drasin
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Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Bakersfield High School

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on July 23, 2013

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