Born in Calgary, Alberta, and raised in Downers Grove, Illinois, "Leaping" Lanny Poffo is the younger brother of "Macho Man" Randy Savage (who was born Randall Poffo) and the son of professional wrestler and promoter, Angelo Poffo (1925-2010). Wrestling as both "Leaping" Lanny Poffo and "The Genius," Poffo was known for reciting a poem before each match. Poffo wrestled as a jobber in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) and the highlight of his career was a victory over Hulk Hogan. Currently, Poffo tours the world as an independent wrestler and motivational speaker. He has authored two books: Limericks from the Heart (and Lungs!) and Leaping Lanny: Wrestling with Rhyme. Poffo's official website can be found at www.geniuslannypoffo.com.