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Carl Weathers is best known for portraying Apollo Creed in the Rocky series of films, Dillon in Predator, Chubbs Peterson in Happy Gilmore and Little Nicky, and an exaggeratedly frugal semi-fictionalized version of himself in the television series Arrested Development. Weathers played linebacker for for San Diego State University, which led to a brief professional career with the Oakland Raiders.

Carl Weathers is best known for portraying Apollo Creed in the Rocky series of films, Dillon in Predator, Chubbs Peterson in Happy Gilmore and Little Nicky, and an exaggeratedly frugal semi-fictionalized version of himself in the television series Arrested Development. Weathers played linebacker for for San Diego State University, which led to a brief professional career with the Oakland Raiders.

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