Andre the Giant’s Bra Sunglasses

Andre the Giant’s head was so enormous, regular-sized sunglasses didn’t fit. Instead of getting expensive, custom-made pairs, Andre came up with his own solution. Women’s bras.

Andre and a young fan.

Andre and a young fan.

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Backstage with a buddy.

Backstage with a buddy.

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Classy black and white.

Classy black and white.

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For promo shots, Andre often went with a peephole, to make use of his expressive eyes.

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Retro pic, retro bra.

Retro pic, retro bra.

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And finally, relaxing on the set of The Princess Bride.

And finally, relaxing on the set of The Princess Bride.

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More wrestling stuff:

The Mad Lies of Hulk Hogan

WWF Magazine’s Anti-Masturbation PSAs

Also, you should definitely buy my new book:

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~ by Stuart on April 1, 2013.

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