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Matthew McGrory
Birth: May 17, 1973
West Chester
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 2005
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. A native of West Chester, Pennsylvania, he is best remembered for his role as the gentle giant, 'Karl' in the 2003 film, "Big Fish." He also had roles in other films including, "God Is In The T.V." (1999), "The Dead Hate The Living!" (2000), "Bubble Boy" (2001), "Men In Black II" (2002), "House Of 1000 Corpses" (2003), "Big Time" (2004), "Planet Of The Pitts" (2004), "Constantine" (2005), "The Devil's Rejects" (2005), "ShadowBox" (2005), and the television programs, "Charmed," "Carnivale," and "Malcolm In The Middle." The 7'6" actor also appeared numerous times on Maury Povich's talk show and Howard Stern's radio show, and was in the Guinness Book of World Records twice. He was named 'The Tallest Actor' and was mentioned for the size 29 shoe he wore. He passed away at his home in Los Angeles, California, of natural causes, at the age of 32. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry William McGrory (1944 - 1995)
  Catherine Claire Lloyd McGrory (1921 - 2008)
 
 Sibling:
  James Kevin McGrory (1952 - 2011)**
  Matthew McGrory (1973 - 2005)
 
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**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery
Springfield
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 31 Range 7 Lot 39
 
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Record added: Aug 11, 2005
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Good work in such little time....
- Orange Blossom
 Added: Apr. 17, 2015
R.I.P.
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 27, 2015
Because We Never Met Each Other Matthew, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Mar. 21, 2015
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