HBO has revealed the second ficial trailer for their much anticipated documentary about the life WWF legend, Andre The Giant. The doc, which is a collaborative project between HBO Sports, WWE and the Bill Simmons Media Group, is set to launch on April 10th, just two days after Wrestlemania 34.
The film will not only showcase Andre The Giant’s rise to superstardom in the world pressional wrestling, but also his demise and the darker side what his life was like. The doc includes interviews with several people who were close with him, including Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Billy Crystal and WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon.
“Everyone who ever crossed paths with him has an Andre story—and usually four or five,” Simmons told HBO.com. “I’m delighted to join forces with director] Jason Hehir and WWE so we can capture Andre’s amazing story once and for all.”
Andre The Giant, who others knew by his real name Andre Rene Roussimf, reportedly stood 7’4 and weighed more than 500 pounds. He ushered in a new wave pressional wrestling and as a result his contributions to the business, became the first member the WWE Hall Fame in 1993, just two months after he passed away at the age 46 years old.
Check out the second trailer below.