Dave Legeno Biography

Birthday: 1963-10-12
Place of Birth: Marylebone, London
Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)
Wiki Biography: A twin fisted existentialist, whose post-Nietschian sensibilities reject the lantern of the cynic in a quest for a sun that leaves no shadow. He attended Dr Challoners Grammar School where he achieved 8 'o' levels, he then elected to work on demolition sites rather than continue his education to University level. He studied performing arts in his twenties then became a professional wrestler and then secured the role of John in Snatch. Other film and TV work followed including appearances in Eastenders,the Bill and Emmerdale as well as parts in major motion pictures such as Batman begins and Elizabeth the Golden age and when work was quiet he decided to become a professional cage fighter securing wins over LA street fighting legend Kimo Leopoldo and ex UFC heavyweight champion Dan Severn. His fight and acting career however began to clash and when he was offered a role in Steven Berkoff's On The Waterfront he had to regrettably decline due to fight commitments. Instead Berkoff attended Legeno's fight at Wembley arena where he defeated Herb Dean. When Dave was cast as Fenrir Greyback in the Harry Potter series he put his fight career on hold.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Centurions 1986 - 1986 Action
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Command Performance Oleg Kazov 1937 0
Ten Dead Men Himself / Cage Fighter 2008 0, Game Show
The Cottage 2008 Comedy, Crime, Horror
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Fenrir Greyback 2009 Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Dead Cert Yuvesky 2010 Horror
Bonded by Blood Jack Whomes 2010 Crime, Drama, Thriller
Big Fat Gypsy Gangster Gypsy Dave 2011 Comedy, Crime
Asylum Blackout J.B. 2012 Horror, Thriller
Enemy of Man Angus 2014 Drama
The Last Knights Olaf 2014 Action, Adventure
Sword of Vengeance Osgar 2015 Action