The American actor and fitness trainer who was the muscular star of TV's 'The Incredible Hulk' (1977-1982) and has appeared in the sitcom 'The King of Queens' (1998-2007).
November 9, 1952
Brooklyn, New York
Lou Ferrigno became one of the most recognizable faces of his generation with his role as the titular character, David Banner’s alter ego, in ‘The Incredible Hulk’ television series. A world-renowned bodybuilder remarkable for his great physique, he also starred in ‘Hercules’ (1983), ‘Sinbad of the Seven Seas’ (1989), and ‘Frogtown II’ (1992).
He was popularly known as Big Louie and Hulk.
In the 1970s, he has received numerous bodybuilding titles including Mr. Universe (1973 and 1974), Mr. America (1973), and Teenage Mr. America (1970).