Every single member of the Dungeon of Doom

by DeepthroatGhoul | created - 17 Jan 2017 | updated - 15 May 2018 | Public

When you think of the greatest stables in the rich history of professional wrestling, there's the obvious choices such as the Four Horsemen, the Heenan Family, the New World Order, D-Generation X, etc.

But today, this list is about a cartoony stable that lasted in WCW from 1995 to 1997, the Dungeon of Doom, whose mission was to destroy Hulkamania!

1. Curtis Iaukea

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Curtis Iaukea was born on September 15, 1937 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Curtis Piehau Iaukea III. He was an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), Saturday Night's Main Event (1985) and World Wrestling Federation (1973). He died on December 24, 2010 in Papakolea, Hawaii.

As "The Master", a mysterious being who contacted Kevin Sullivan at Slamboree 1995 and tasked him with creating the Dungeon of Doom.

2. Kevin Sullivan

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

When Sullivan began his wrestling career he was immediately known as an aggressive and talented wrestler. In the independents he was accompanied by his then real life wife, Woman (Nancy Sullivan). He wore yellow tights and face paint. He then joined the NWA (National Wrestling Alliance) in the mid ...

As himself, becoming "The Taskmaster" after drinking from the Goblet of Darkness, and being embewed with the red and yellow. His task, given to him by The Master, was to create a merry band of jobbers to destroy Hulkamania... which they did not.

3. John Tenta

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Deceased Canadian Sumo turned professional wrestler best known for his work for WWE from 1989 to 1993. He went undefeated as a Sumo wrestler but left the sport out of frustration with the lifestyle and knowing he would never get elevated to Yokozuna (Grand Champion) status. He trained in All Japan ...

As The Shark, formely known as Avalance in Sullivan's previous stable, the Three Faces of Fear. He was kicked out of the Dungeon in mid 1996 and spent his final year in WCW under his real name before heading back to the WWF in 1998 to join the Oddities.

4. Ed Leslie

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Ed Leslie started his wrestling career in the late-1970s under various identities such as "Dizzy" Ed Boulder, most of the time playing the brother of Terry Bollea (now known as Hollywood/Hulk Hogan). His most famous persona was Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake in the WWF from 1984-1993. He Co-Held the ...

As The Zodiac, formely known as The Butcher in the Three Faces of Fear. Yes! No! Yes! No! He left the Dungeon after it was revealed that Leslie, rechristened The Booty Man, was actually spying on the stable for Hulk Hogan.

5. Leon White

Actor | Fist of the North Star

Leon White was born on May 14, 1955 in Lynwood, California, USA as Leon Allen White. He was an actor, known for Fist of the North Star (1995), Baywatch (1989) and WCW Saturday Night (1985). He was married to Debra Rankin. He died on June 18, 2018 in Dallas, Texas, USA.

As Big Van Vader, who was only affiliated with the Dungeon during his Roadkill Tour in the buildup to facing Hulk Hogan for the WCW World Heavyweight Championship at Bash at the Beach 1995.

6. Jim Harris

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Retired American professional wrestler best known for his work during the 1980s and 1990s as Kamala the Ugandan Giant. Debuted in 1978 and competed under the names Bad News Harris, Ugly Bear Harris, James "Sugarbear" Harris and the Mississippi Mauler. He started the Kamala gimmick in the ...

As "The Ugandan Warrior" Kamala. He left both the Dungeon and WCW prior to Halloween Havoc 1995 after refusing to lose to "Macho Man" Randy Savage.

7. Bill DeMott

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Bill DeMott was born on November 10, 1966 in Titusville, Florida, USA as William C. DeMott Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He has been married to Lacey Storey since December 18, 2004. They have three children. He...

As "The Laughing Man" Hugh Morrus, staying with the group until it disbanded.

8. Tonga Fifita

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Born in the South Pacific island which shares his first name, Tonga 'Uli'uli Fifita was entrenched in athletic competition from an early age. He attended Tonga College, an all-boys school, where the top sport was rugby. After a troupe of Japanese sumo wrestlers visited the island kingdom in an ...

As Meng, who was given a golden spike for his sins, teamed with The Barbarian as the Faces of Fear, and also staying with the group until the bitter end.

9. Sione Vailahi

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Sione Vailahi was born on September 8, 1958 in Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga as Sione Havea Vailahi. He is an actor, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and WCW Thunder (1998). He has been married to Seini Tonga since March 16, 1979. They have seven children.

As The Barbarian, re-teaming with Meng as the Faces of Fear, and remaining in the group until it split up.

10. Paul Wight

Actor | The Waterboy

Paul also played college basketball at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville from 1992 to 1993, and was a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II Cougars basketball team. Paul is a member of the Xi Beta Chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity at Southern ...

As The Giant, the son of Andre pledging to end Hulkamania, and even won the WCW World Heavyweight Title off Hulk Hogan at Halloween Havoc 1995. He left the Dungeon in September 1996 to join the New World Order, siding with his former adversary.

11. Larry Pfohl

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

Larry Pfohl was born on June 2, 1958 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Lawrence Pfohl. He is an actor, known for WCW Worldwide (1975), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and Superboy (1988). He was previously married to Peggy Fulbright.

As Lex Luger, joining the faction at Halloween Havoc 1995, and leaving it at Uncensored 1996.

12. Jimmy Hart

Actor | Thunder in Paradise

American professional wrestling manager, booker, composer and promoter from Memphis, Tennessee. He was a member of the 1960s band The Gentrys, best known for their hit "Keep On Dancing." He started his career in 1974 after being brought into the business by Jerry Lawler, Memphis' top star. He ...

As himself, becoming the main manager of the Dungeon after joining at Halloween Havoc 1995, and stayed loyal to the faction until the bitter end.

13. Ron Reis

Actor | Beach Fever

Retired American professional wrestler known for his appearances in WCW from 1995 to 1998. He is the son of Ron Reis Sr. who was a member of the University of Cincinnati basketball team that won the NCAA Championships in 1961 and again in 1962. Ron attended Santa Clara University, where he followed...

As both The Yeti and Super Giant Ninja, lasting only three months from October 1995 to January 1996, before resurfacing in late 1997 as Reese, and joining Raven's Flock.

14. George Gray

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

George Gray was born on February 12, 1960 in Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA. He is an actor, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and Saturday Night's Main Event (1985). He is married to Mary. They have one child.

As The One Man Gang, joining the Dungeon before World War 3 1995 and leaving around Slamboree 1996.

15. Giant Haystacks

Actor | La guerre du feu

Giant Haystacks was born on October 10, 1946 in Camberwell, London, England as Martin Austin Ruane. He was an actor, known for Quest for Fire (1981), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He was married to Rita Boylan. He died on November 29, 1998 in Prestwich, Greater Manchester, ...

As Loch Ness, only lasted from February to March of 1996, at SuperBrawl 6 and Uncensored.

16. Tommy 'Tiny' Lister

Actor | Friday

If you ever want a 6' 6", musclebound, broad-shouldered, shaved-head actor to play a terrifying bodyguard, a soldier of fortune or a fearsome gangster, then Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr. is the man you want. This African-American basketball player turned actor first popped up in minor roles such as a ...

As Z-Gangsta, made a one-off appearance at Uncensored 1996.

17. Jeep Swenson

Actor | Batman & Robin

Jeep Swenson was born on January 5, 1957 in San Antonio, Texas, USA as Robert Alexander Swenson Jr. He was an actor, known for Batman & Robin (1997), Bulletproof (1996) and Walker, Texas Ranger (1993). He was married to Erin Hillsman. He died on August 18, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

As The Ultimate Solution, made a one-off appearance at Uncensored 1996.

18. John Czawlytko

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Former pro wrestler known for his time in WCW. His original role was as "Diamond" Dallas Page's bodyguard. In mid-1996 he joined Kevin Sullivan's heel stable the Dungeon of Doom and lasted into early 1997. His only PPV match was in the 60-man three-ring battle royal at WCW World War 3 (1995). He ...

As Maxx Muscle.

19. Ray Traylor

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Ray Traylor was born on May 2, 1963 in Marietta, Georgia, USA as Ray Washington Traylor Jr. He was an actor, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WCW Saturday Night (1985). He was married to Angela Easterwood. He died on September 22, 2004 in Dallas, Georgia.

As Big Bubba Rogers.

20. DeWayne Bruce

Actor | Stampede Wrestling

DeWayne Bruce was born on May 14, 1962 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as DeWayne E Bruce. He is an actor, known for Stampede Wrestling (1957), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WCW Thunder (1998).

As Braun the Leprechaun.

21. Charles Ashenoff

Actor | Lucha Underground

Charles Ashenoff was born on June 6, 1964 in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba as Carlos Santiago Espada Moises. He is an actor and writer, known for Lucha Underground (2014), WCW Worldwide (1975) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995).

As Konnan.

22. Jacqueline Moore

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Retired African-American female professional wrestler best known for her work in the USWA as Miss Texas and under her own first name for WCW in 1997 and for WWE from 1998 to 2004. After training under legendary heel manager General Skandor Akbar, she debuted for World Class Championship Wrestling ...

As herself.

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