William James "Jim" Myers (April 16, 1937 - February 16, 2017), better known by his ring name George "The Animal" Steele, was an American professional wrestler, school teacher, author and actor. Steele's career lasted from 1967 until 1988, though he made occasional wrestling appearances into the 1990s and 2000s.
WWE Wrestler George 'The Animal' Steele Passes Away at 79 -- WWE Hall of Fame icon George The Animal Steele died last night in Florida due to kidney failure. -- http://movieweb.com/george-animal-steele-dead-rip-79/
Ed Wood (Johnny Depp), his date (Patricia Arquette), and his eccentric cast (Martin Landau, Jeffrey Jones, Lisa Marie, and George "The Animal" Steele) are chased out of the "Bride of the Monster" world premiere by a hostile audience. -- Ed Wood Blu-ray Review