The Blue Meanie

American professional wrestler

Brian Daniel Heffron (born May 18, 1973) is an American professional wrestler and actor. He is better known by his ring name The Blue Meanie. He is best known for his time with Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) from 1995 to 2000 and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Heffron's ring name is a reference to the Blue Meanies, the creatures from the 1968 movie, Yellow Submarine.[1]

The Blue Meanie
The Blue Meanie at a professional wrestling show in Seaside Heights, New Jersey in 2007
Born (1973-05-18) May 18, 1973 (age 51)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Bluedust
Brian Estévez
Brian Rollins
Da Blue Guy
John Blue Lamefield
Meanie Grunge
Meanie Simmons
The Blue Boy
The Blue Meanie
The Zebra Kid
Billed height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Billed weight323 lb (147 kg)
Billed from"Pepperland"
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Trained byAl Snow

In ECW, Heffron was known for his time in the Blue World Order, which was a parody of World Championship Wrestling (WCW)'s top heel group, the nWo. In the bWo, Meanie played a parody of nWo member Scott Hall and was named Da Blue Guy which was a parody of Scott Hall's nickname "The Bad Guy".

In wrestling





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  6. "UPW Internet Title history". Retrieved 2014-12-15.

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