Franco Columbu

Biography

Date of Birth 17 August 1941, Ollolai, Sardinia, Italy Height 5' 5" (1.65 m) Trivia Bodybuilding Titles: 1976 Mr. Olympia 1981 Mr. Olympia Arnold Schwarzenegger training Partner. Was best man at Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver wedding in April 1986 Credited as director of movie within a movie in Last Action Hero (1993) starring his friend Schwarzenegger. During the first ever "worlds strongest man" competition, he dislocated his knee during the refrigerator carring race. The scene was not edited for CBS and was shown and even instant replayed. During an interview immediately following the race (while lying on a stretcher) he claimed that they told him it was broken but he said being a chiropractor he knew it was just dislocated. Is a highly respected Chiroprator in Southern California.

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Beretta's Island

Franco Armando Beretta

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Ancient Warriors

Aldo Paccione

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La Isla de la Traición

Enrico Costa

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Conan the Barbarian

Pictish Scout

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Desperate Crimes

Nerescu

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Big Top Pee-wee

Orin the Strongman

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Pumping Iron

Self

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Stay Hungry

Franco Orsini (uncredited)

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Predator

Medic (uncredited)

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The Terminator

Future Terminator

Starring In
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Ancient Warriors

Aldo Paccione

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La Isla de la Traición

Enrico Costa

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Beretta's Island

Franco Armando Beretta

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Desperate Crimes

Nerescu

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The Doors

Man backstage in Miami (uncredited)

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Big Top Pee-wee

Orin the Strongman

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The Running Man

911 Security Officer #2

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Predator

Medic (uncredited)

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The Terminator

Future Terminator

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Conan the Barbarian

Pictish Scout

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Pumping Iron

Self

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Stay Hungry

Franco Orsini (uncredited)

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