[Kurrgan Gallery]

[CBC.ca Story on Robert Maillet in "300"]
Wrestler: Acadian Giant
Real Name: Robert Maillet
Birthday: October 26, 1969
Hometown: Ste-Marie-de-Kent, NB
Marital Status:
Height & Weight: 7'0" - 350 pounds
Trained by: Bret Hart
Leo Burke
Debut: 1997
Previous Gimmicks: Kurrgan
Finishing Move: The Claw
Favorite Moves: Kurrgan Shuffle
Notable Feuds: The Headbangers

  • Kurrgan wrestled at Renegade Wrestling Alliance in Ontario where he faced, and defeated, Giant Warrior..
  • Kurrgan moved to Atlantic Grand Prix in the Maritimes (Eastern Canada), where he achieved his greatest success..
  • Kurrgan was soon sent to the Hart House to train with Bret Hart..
  • 1997: Kurrgan signed with the WWF and became a member of the Truth Commission led by The Jackal..
  • ~~~The Truth Commission was sent to the United States Wrestling Association before getting the call up to the WWF..
  • ~~~The Truth Commission consisted of The Jackal, Kurrgan, Reacon, Sniper & Tank (Tank was only part of the USWA version)..
  • Kurrgan later became a member of the Human Oddities with Giant Silva, Golga, Luna Vachon, and Insane Clown Posse..
  • 2001: Kurrgan tours Eastern Canada with a group called Real Action Wrestling, using the name The Acadian Giant..
  • July 7, 2005: Jim Duggan defeated Kurrgan with Jacques Rougeau as referee at halftime of a CFL game in Montreal..
  • 2007: Kurrgan had a high profile acting role in the film "300" - http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0416449/