The Princess Bride is a beloved film remembered for fencing, fighting, revenge, true love, miracles, and of course, André the Giant. The cast and crew have plenty of stories about André Roussimoff and his time working on the set of The Princess Bride, and they've shared many of these since the film's 1987 release and Roussimoff's passing in 1993. Their tales prove that the audience wasn't the only group enthralled by the gentle giant.
Over the years, numerous stories have cropped up about the making of The Princess Bride, but despite the film's numerous memorable characters, much of the fascination falls squarely upon Roussimoff's shoulders. These are some of the best behind-the-scenes stories about André the Giant from the making of The Princess Bride.