He starred in a memorable commercial for King Cobra Beer in the late 1980s and early 1990s ("Don't let the smooth taste fool you!"). Martin Kove
, of The Karate Kid
(1984) fame, performed in a very similar King Cobra spot around the same time.
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4 Interviews |
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2 Pictorials |
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Fred 'Hammer' Williamson | Fred 'The Hammer' Williamson | Jeff Williamson
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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'There's only two things that I demand of my scripts, and they're the same things my audiences demand. First, I have to get the girl. And second, I have to win all the fights. We don't need suspense. With those two ingredients, the picture is assured of being a hit.'
Got the nickname Hammer while playing football because he was known to hit hard. "Put the hammer on you".
Perpetually wears his Super Bowl I ring, never taking it off