Andre the Giant was a French professional wrestler and actor, he had a net worth of $2 million. Andre the Giant earned his net worth as Fezzik in the classic movie The Princess Bride, as a one-time WWF Champion, a one-time WWF World Tag Team Champion. In 1993, he was the first inductee into the WWF Hall of Fame. Born in Grenoble, France, he was 7 feet tall and weigh in at 475lbs. Due to his great size, which was a result of acromegaly, he was dubbed "The Eighth Wonder of the World". Anre was in Paris on January 27, 1993, to attend the funeral of his father Andre died that night in his sleep due to congestive heart failure on.