• Born Edward Harrison Leslie on April 21, 1957 in Tampa Fl
  • Started in 1977 with Terry Bolea (Hulk Hogan)
  • Wrestled as Brothers Leslie and Ed Boulder, later to be Hulk and Dizzy Hogan
  • After short stints in WWF he rejoined in 1994 as Brutus Beefcake, a vain male stripper.
  • Fought David Sammartino, son of Bruno, at Wrestlemania 1 to a double DQ
  • 1985 he formed the Dream Team with Greg “The Hammer” Valentine.
  • Won the tag title from the US Express (Mike Rotundo and Barry Windham) only to lose it to the British Bulldogs at WM2
  • Helped Roddy Piper beat Adrian Adonis at WM3 where he shaved Adonis’ hair after the match, earning the name the barber.
  • July 1990 – had face crushed in a parasailing accident where his friends feet got pulled into his face crushing his skull. Had 100 plates put in and was out for 2 years
  • Returned in 1991, first as unnamed masked wrestler and then to host the Barbershop, most famously known for the breakup of The Rockers (Shawn Michaels and Marty Jannetty)
  • Returned to the ring in 1993 to challenge Money Inc which led to him re-teaming with Hogan as the Mega-Maniacs for a match at WM9 which they lost by DQ.
  • Joined WCW in 1994 and was refered to as Brother Bruti.
  • Revealed the masked person who had been attacking Hogan at clash of the champions that year.
  • Became known as The Butcher and joined The Three Faces of Fear with Kevin Sullivan and Avalanche.
  • After breaking up, he had a case of amnesia and became The Man with No Name.
  • He rejoined Sullivan to become the Zodiak in The Dungeon of Doom
  • Hogan revealed to the Dungeon that the Zodiak was their mole breaking up the group.
  • Would return at The Booty Man, a man infatuated with his own ass.
  • Would try to join the NWO but was attacked by Nash and Hall after giving Hogan a birthday cake after winning the title at WCW Hog Wild PPV.
  • Would disappear until 1998 when he would return to WCW as The Disciple, the bodyguard of Hogan. Had a bear, sunglasses and NWO-styled biker gear.
  • Was abducted and brainwashed by the warrior to turn on Hogan and join One Warrior Nation
  • Last TV match was a loss to Hacksaw Jim Duggan where he wore his Brutus Beefcake apparel although still under the moniker the Disciple.
  • In May 2000, Beefcake wrestled for the Extreme Wrestling Federation, in a match against Rex Diamond.
  • After retiring, Leslie became part of the Christian wrestling group, World Impact Wrestling. He also started a wrestling school.
  • He made an appearance at Pro Wrestling Syndicate’s debut show in Garfield, New Jersey on June 24, 2007.
  • He has appeared at several Memphis wrestling shows, including the 2007 Ultimate Clash of the Legends.
  • Leslie was a coach on Hulk Hogan’s Celebrity Championship Wrestling.
  • On January 26, 2008, Leslie was inducted into the XWF Hall of Fame by Jack Blaze. After it became the LPW Hall of Fame, Blaze honored Beefcake again, on March 26, 2010, in Wheeling, West Virginia.
  • On July 24, 2009, Leslie competed in “Celebrity Boxing 10” in Philadelphia, losing in the first round to local competitive eater Bill Simmons.
  • He took part in the Hulkamania: Let The Battle Begin tour in late 2009, wrestling across Australia, including Perth and Sydney.
  • On August 28, 2010, Beefcake wrestled for Dynamic Wrestling Alliance, based in Middletown, Ohio.[20] In June 2016, Beefcake wrestled three dates in Montana for Big Time Wrestling.
  • On April 6, 2019 Leslie was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2019 by Hulk Hogan.