Randall 'Tex' Cobb, Actor: Raising Arizona. Former Heavyweight boxing contender Randall "Tex" Cobb has had 3 highly colorful careers; kickboxer, pro boxer, and movie actor. Born in Bridge City, Texas on May 7, 1950, the 6 feet 3 inch, 225 pound Cobb excelled in high school football and martial arts.
Randall “Tex” Cobb had barely twenty words of scripted dialogue, but wherever he went, a segment of the mongrel pack of extras went with him.
Kickboxer/Boxer/Actor Randall "Tex" Cobb made three appearances on Late Night, the second including a memorable skit on Viewer Mail. Here they are. 1. Decemb...
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Randall Craig “Tex” Cobb was born on 7 May 1950, in Bridge City, Texas USA, and is a retired professional boxer, best known to compete in the heavyweight division. He gained popularity because he possessed great punching power and one of the toughest chins of all time.
Randall Cobb - Biography. Randall Craig "Tex" Cobb (born December 10, 1953) is an American former professional boxer who competed in the heavyweight division. Widely considered to possess one of the greatest chins of all time, Cobb was a brawler who also packed considerable punching power.
Randall “Tex” Cobb: The Man Who Shut Up Howard Cosell! Randall Cobb was born in Bridge City, Texas, the son of Norma Grace and Williard Cobb, a factory foreman. He was raised in Abilene, Texas and attended Abilene High School where he played on the football team.
In November 1982, Philadelphia Daily News columnist Pete Dexter went to Houston to watch his friend Randall "Tex" Cobb fight Larry Holmes for boxing's heavyweight championship. In the coming days,...
Jul 03, 2014 · The man at the bar was Randall “Tex” Cobb, former boxer, actor, Philly celebrity and, several years ago, he was Leonard Smalls in “Raising Arizona.” For many years, you could run into Cobb if you hung around the Philly social scene enough.
She appeared in Ace Ventura Pet Detective as the former wife of Randall "Tex" Cobb's character, who hires Ace Ventura to retrieve her Shih Tzu the film's first scene. In Gor, and Outlaw of Gor she played the lead role. She was an original American Gladiator on TV for Metro Goldwyn Meyer Studio, 1st and 10 TV series with OJ Simmons and NBC Sweating Bullets.
Fearsome American ex-boxer Randall "Tex" Cobb, in films from 1983, can usually be found playing born-to-raise-hell characters with names like Box, Wolf, Swede, or simply Big Harry Con. A godsend to comedy films, Cobb has menaced Chevy Chase in Fletch Lives (1985), Jim Varney in Ernest Goes to Jail (1990), Jim Carrey in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1993), and Leslie...