'The Greatest Drinker of All Time' Official Clip | Andre The Giant | HBO

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Published on Apr 11, 2018
Andre loved to drink and no one could ever keep up with him. Stream now. The film, presented by HBO Sports and WWE, is produced by JMH Films in association with Ringer Films. #AndreTheGiant #HBODocs #HBOSports Subscribe to the HBO YouTube Channel: https://goo.gl/JQUfqt Don’t have HBO? Order Now: https://play.hbonow.com/ Get More HBO: Get HBO GO: https://play.hbogo.com/ Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HBO Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/hbo Like on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hbo/ Subscribe on Tumblr: http://hbo.tumblr.com/ Official Site: http://www.hbo.com André René Roussimoff was born in 1946 in Grenoble, France. In his early teens, he exhibited signs of gigantism though he was not diagnosed with acromegaly until his twenties. He began his training in Paris at 17 and eventually became known in wrestling circuits around the world. In 1973, Andre joined the organization now known as World Wrestling Entertainment, where he became a superstar and rival of WWE legend Hulk Hogan.


Mark Z U C C
Mark Z U C C:
My mom drank that much when she was pregnant with me
Shadow Heart
Shadow Heart:
I hope he was a fun calm drinker. Can you imagine him being an angry drunk? What could stop him?!
He would be little bit above average in russia.
Shadow Heart
Shadow Heart:
The 106 beers reminds me of that beer drinking episode of Always Sunny. XD
I look at Hogan and think: "Yeah, that guy sure did a lot of cocaine in the 80s", and this very same man said no one could keep up with Andre, thats how you know Andre was a real drinker.
PLO 8:
Greatest drinker sounds So awsome. If you call him Alcoholic, doesnt sound so Hero anymore.
This documentary was very well done.
Shan Nahs
Shan Nahs:
He must've done the bigger beer shits the next day......clear a small village for sure.
Kylon Kane
Kylon Kane:
Long Story Short: Andre was an alcoholic.
Adam Bolinger
Adam Bolinger:
106 beers, WOOOOOOOOO!
Tom Bradley
Tom Bradley:
I bet his belches sounded like a Tiger roaring?
"Call AAA." More like call A.A.
106 beers ;-;
Fee Fi Fo Fum...200 Beers and a Barrel of Rum
jonathan bell
jonathan bell:
He was the closest thing to a cave man
Dank Dank
Dank Dank:
Am I the only one who changed Andres finisher to the 619 in wwe svr 06?
Jeremiah Brooks
Jeremiah Brooks:
This made me buy HBO
John Asbury
John Asbury:
The only professional wrestler to not only have a legendary career but a mythical like life that was real and not fictional. Unbelievably talented and giving. R.I.P. Andre. Your fans will always cherish your memories.
Keith De Rosas
Keith De Rosas:
More than Ric Flair ? Damn
Leroy Gallagher
Leroy Gallagher:
When Andre said "I got this, hold my beer" you had your work cut out for you...cos it was a keg
The greatest drinker was Jim Lahey
Lucky Cruz
Lucky Cruz:
Muthafuckin Legend!
turd ferguson
turd ferguson:
some say that Andre fell and created that flat earth after 207 beers
Kevin Serrick
Kevin Serrick:
He lived on his own terms.....And I bow my hat to him....
Jesus.. he must've had like no short term memory
Pro Genji
Pro Genji:
Ultimate drinking competition - Andre vs Shoenice
Martin McMinds
Martin McMinds:
"Greatest drinker of all time" that's something to be proud of.
Riff Raff
Riff Raff:
Just watched this Doc. Loved it. Even if your not a Wrestling fan.
Ranch Obrien
Ranch Obrien:
That must be some kind of record 106 beers wow beast Andre the legend
I think the whole “106” beers is kayfabe .
Thomas R. Skidmore
Thomas R. Skidmore:
When’s the DVD release of this?
808 Oahu Buck
808 Oahu Buck:
Ric Flair= "Brother I was with Andre The Giant where we drank 106 beers....106 beers!"

All together or each person??
Ric flair said 106beers 😱 my man had 3 Andrés 103 lol
Live hard, die young, what a man
Challenge Accepted!!!
Sean Mariani
Sean Mariani:
Damn never knew that. God bless 🙏🏼🙏🏼
Freddy Krueger
Freddy Krueger:
This Interview. Man It made me tear up. R.I.P big guy. I didn't knew.
Jeff Jacob
Jeff Jacob:
My dad met him in Baghdad (if I remember right) in the early 60's. He was doing some wrestling event there. My old man said when he shook his hand that he couldn't see his own hand because Andre's was so big it engulfed his! My old man was 6'1, about 210 at the time. He was a giant & my old man said he was very kind. RIP.
Ken Hoffman
Ken Hoffman:
Now do one on Ricky Williams being the greatest smoker of all time
Big man, big legend. A lot of blood too to have to absorb the alcohol, let alone the size of his liver. RIP Andre.
They call me Al Capone,
I've spent more on spilt liquor alone.
Jamal McLovin
Jamal McLovin:
So he was the real life Jim Lahey... Never knew he was a drinkaholic
Jack Public
Jack Public:
Q: Where does Andre The Giant sleep?

A: Wherever he wants!
Rahim Sharif
Rahim Sharif:
Did you know, Shrek character was inspired by andre the giant...Growhh!!!
henry rostock
henry rostock:
Drinking is like Death but a Lifestyle .. its like you smoke weed. LIFESTYLE
dms 4999
dms 4999:
Well I guess my girly six pack of bud lights isn't that bad after all. 😏
Modern Drunkard magazine's patron saint!

And possibly the reason they've discontinued the second "Clash of the Tightest" I reckon. With Andre in that series, there's no real contest.
Can HBO change the title, just be honest and say he was an alcoholic.
Luke Hartshorne
Luke Hartshorne:
Andre is the king. I can do 30-35 pints at the most.
Would love to have drunk with this legend.
Alex Jones
Alex Jones:
106!? I can just barley manage ten