Randall "Tex" Cobb

Actor, Heavyweight boxer
A large, bearish character actor with a halo of dark hair and an engaging grin, Cobb shifted from boxing to the film world by playing a fighter in "The Champ. " He didn't start playing characters until the 1983 drama ... Read more »
Born: 05/07/1950 in Abilene, Texas, USA

Filmography

Actor (26)

Walker, Texas Ranger 1990 - 1993, 1998 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Vice 1999 (Movie)

(Actor)

Liar Liar 1997 (Movie)

Skull (Actor)

The Mouse 1997 (Movie)

(Actor)

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective 1994 (Movie)

Gruff Man (Actor)

Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult 1994 (Movie)

Big Hairy Con (Actor)

In the Heat of the Night 1990 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

Married... With Children 1992 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

Shaky Ground 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Diggstown 1992 (Movie)

Wolf Forrester (Actor)

Raw Nerve 1991 (Movie)

Blake Garrett (Actor)

Blind Fury 1990 (Movie)

Slag (Actor)

Collision Course 1990 (Movie)

Kosnic (Actor)

Ernest Goes to Jail 1990 (Movie)

Lyle (Actor)

Buy and Cell 1989 (Movie)

Wolf (Actor)

Fletch Lives 1989 (Movie)

Ben Dover (Actor)

Critical Condition 1987 (Movie)

Box (Actor)

Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol 1987 (Movie)

Zack (Actor)

Raising Arizona 1987 (Movie)

Leonard Smalls (Actor)

The Golden Child 1986 (Movie)

Til (Actor)

Uncommon Valor 1983 (Movie)

Sailor (Actor)

The Champ 1979 (Movie)

Bowers (Actor)

Braker (TV Show)

Actor

Code of Vengeance (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

A large, bearish character actor with a halo of dark hair and an engaging grin, Cobb shifted from boxing to the film world by playing a fighter in "The Champ. " He didn't start playing characters until the 1983 drama "Uncommon Valor", but since then has appeared in medium-to-small supporting roles in a dozen films.

EDUCATION

Abilene Christian College

Abilene , Texas
attended on football scholarship

Milestones

1985

Made TV debut in ABC pilot "Braker"

1984

Competed in PKA Heavyweight Championship

1983

Made acting debut as emotionally disturbed veteran in "Uncommon Valor"

1982

Competed in WBC Heavyweight Championship

1979

Film debut as boxer in "The Champ"

1977

Began boxing professionally

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