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George McArthur

Personal information
Birth dateSeptember 19, 1969(age 47)
Place of birthBakersfield, California, U.S.
Other namesGeorge the Giant
Variety artist
Known forTallest Sword Swallower, Most Bricks Broken on a Man Laying on a Bed of Nails
SpouseStacie Bird (July 31, 1998 present)

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George "The Giant" McArthur (born September 19, 1969) is an American actor, and variety artist known for his height.

McArthur was born in Bakersfield, California; the youngest of five children born to Marilyn Baird and Howard McArthur. At 7'4" George is the world's tallest confirmed sword swallower, and holds the unofficial record for longest sword swallowed.

George has had parts in feature films such as Big Fish, Firecracker, and Tough Luck. He has also had small roles on television shows such as According to Jim, Highway to Heaven, The Strip, and Carnivàle. He is generally cast as a giant in the sideshow or circus.

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