Daniel Lugo is now being held on death row since he was not put to death. For the murders of Griga and Krisztina Furton, he received the death penalty. He has attempted to challenge his sentence on many occasions without success.
Who is Daniel Lugo in real life?
Origins. Daniel Lugo oversaw the Sun Gym, a bodybuilders’ hangout in Miami Lakes, Florida, in 1993. Lugo was detained in 1991, admitted admission to the charge of fraud, and was sentenced to fifteen months in prison as well as three years of federal probation.
Paul Doyle—does he exist?
The plot was adapted into the 2014 film “Pain & Gain,” with Mark Wahlberg as Lugo, Anthony Mackie playing Doorbal, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson playing Paul Doyle, a composite character based on various members of
However, as mentioned above, Doorbal killed Griga—and not, as far as we know, accidentally—the movie murders of Frank Griga and Krisztina Furton also seem to be very accurate to real-life events. Similar to how they do in the film, the Sun Gym gang roughed up their corpses.