Now that The Main Occasion is on the market to Netflix subscribers around the globe, we’ve put collectively the definitive checklist of all WWE superstars which have appeared in the Authentic movie The Main Occasion.
For some Netflix subscribers, The Main Occasion would be the very first time they’re experiencing the WWE. So this text will probably be vastly useful for anybody keen to dip their toe into the ocean that’s WWE content material. Under is a few data on the WWE Superstars that can function in The Main Occasion, included in the article are a number of the accolades of the Wrestlers together with a short bio on their WWE profession.
The next WWE superstars star in The Main Occasion:
Actual Title: Mike Mizanin
WWE Debut: Might 31st, 2006
Championships Held: WWE Champion x1 | Intercontinental Champion x8 | United States Champion x2 | WWE Tag Staff Champion x4 | World Tag Staff Champion x2 | Smackdown Tag Staff Champion x2
Different Accolades: Cash in the Financial institution (2010) | Grand Slam Champion | Triple Crown Champion
Love him or hate him, The Miz has been the most effective heels in the WWE for years now. The previous actuality star had a tricky starting to life in the WWE, with many not believing he might make it as knowledgeable wrestler. Since his debut in 2006 because the host of Smackdown, The Miz has developed leaps and bounds each contained in the ring and outdoors the ring.
All through his time in the promotion, The Miz has held an unimaginable variety of championship reigns. With eight Intercontinental Championship reigns to his identify, The Miz is just one away from matching the file set by Chris Jericho. He’s additionally held three totally different tag group championships with at least 5 seperate tag group companions.
Arguably a number of the largest highlights of his profession got here from profitable the Cash in the Financial institution ladder match, solely to efficiently money in the contract in opposition to Randy Orton on an episode of Uncooked. The Miz solely held the title for 160 days, however this included fundamental eventing Wrestlemania and efficiently defending his championship in opposition to John Cena, due to interference from The Rock.
Within the years that adopted Miz would proceed to win a wide range of totally different championships and started his new gimmick because the Hollywood A-Lister, the identical gimmick he holds at present. All through his time because the Hollywood A-Lister, The Miz, battled a returning Chris Jericho, paired with fan-favorite Damien Mizdow, lead the secure The Miztourage, and continued his long-standing feud with rival Daniel Bryan.
The Miz continues to wrestle week to week however has his personal actuality collection Miz and Mrs with spouse and fellow WWE celebrity Maryse.
Most not too long ago, The Miz battled with the most recent incarnation of Bray Wyatt and his Fiend persona. His battle with Bray Wyatt has seen The Miz start to alter again in the direction of a heel, having been working as a face for many of 2019.
Actual Title: Stephen Farrelly
WWE Debut: 30th June 2009
Championships Held: World Heavyweight Champion x1 | WWE Champion x3 | United States Champion x2 | Uncooked Tag Staff Champion x4 | Smackdown Tag Staff Champion x1
Different Accolades: King of the Ring (2010) | Cash in the Financial institution (2015) | Royal Rumble (2012)
Stephen ‘Sheamus’ Farrelly has been an imposing determine in the WWE since making his debut in 2009. His rise in the WWE got here extremely quick, incomes his first WWE Championship reign after beating John Cena on the pay per view TLC in December 2009. Sheamus’ title win made him the primary Irish WWE Champion in historical past.
The Irish powerhouse would later win the 2010 King of the Ring match, changing into considered one of many to obtain a king gimmick. He would proceed to earn accolades comparable to profitable the US Championship and profitable the 2012 Royal Rumble, establishing a World Heavyweight Championship match with Daniel Bryan at Wrestlemania 28. Seamus’ beat Bryan inside 18 seconds, a Wrestlemania file nonetheless held at present. The ensuing win began the embers and what would finally change into the blazing inferno of Daniel Bryan’s well-known Sure Motion.
Sheamus would discover additional success changing into the US Champion as soon as once more nevertheless it wasn’t till 2015 earlier than profitable one other world title. By profitable the 2015 Cash in the Financial institution ladder match, Sheamus would later money in the contract in opposition to the newly topped Roman Reigns. Shedding the championship inside 22 days, in that point the secure, The League of Nations was created, consisting of members Wade Barrett, Alberto Del Rio, Rusev and Sheamus, sadly, the secure was very unpopular and inside a yr the secure would finish.
Sheamus’s profession was revitalized as soon as he started a program with the Swiss Cyborg of Smackdown, Cesaro. After coming into the very best of seven collection with one another, the new hooded rivals would finally be paired collectively as a tag group. Their tag group began with little chemistry, nevertheless it didn’t take lengthy earlier than they grew to become a power to be reckoned, and giving themselves the identify The Bar.
Between 2016 and 2019, The Bar was one of the prolific tag groups in WWE. The pair had unimaginable encounters with different in style tag groups comparable to The New Day, The Good Brothers, Hardy Boyz, and a reformed Protect.
Within the time since The Bar disbanded, Seamus was out with an harm that almost threatened his profession. He has since returned to Smackdown Stay! hell-bent on whipping the place again into form.
Exterior of his in-ring profession, Sheamus has already featured in just a few movies. Most notably he performed the villain Rocksteady in the 2016 film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
Actual Title: Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensah
WWE Debut: December seventh, 2007
Championships Held: WWE Champion x1 | Intercontinental Champion x4 | United States Champion x3 | Uncooked Tag Staff Champion x4 | Smackdown Tag Staff Champion x4 | World Tag Staff Champion x1 |
Different Accolades: Grand Slam Champion | Triple Crown Champion
In its lengthy and drama-filled 67-year historical past, Kofi Kingston grew to become the primary African born WWE Champion when he beat Daniel Bryan at Wrestlemania 35. Kofi’s rise to champion was lightning in a bottle, and nearly by no means occurred. Within the build-up to the pay per view, Elimination Chamber, fellow wrestler Mustafa Ali was sidelined with an harm, and finally Kofi took his place. Coming into third and after a grueling battle, which concerned eliminating long-time rival, Randy Orton, Kofi was inches away from his first WWE title however after many close to falls, champion Daniel Bryan retained. His efficiency in the Chamber finally kick-started the motion Kofimania and began the veteran’s street to Wrestlemania.
The street that adopted was powerful, and Kofi needed to give every little thing he had as a performer to earn his spot at Wrestlemania. Being subjected to a Gauntlet match, solely to falter on the remaining hurdle after being tricked into going through one remaining competitor. In the long run, his long-time buddies and teammates Massive E and Xavier Woods earned his shot on the WWE Championship, his first in over 11 years of working with the promotion. Lastly, the second got here at Wrestlemania 35, beating Daniel Bryan and lofting the belt up excessive.
Kofi’s reign as WWE Champion lasted 180 days, he defended the championship numerous occasions throughout his reign in opposition to rivals comparable to Kevin Owens, Dolph Ziggler, Samoa Joe, and Randy Orton. On the premiere present of Smackdown on Fox, Kofi was challenged by Brock Lesner for a championship match, to which Kofi misplaced in simply eight seconds. Since his championship loss, he has reclaimed the Smackdown Tag Staff Championship with fellow New Day team-mate, Massive E.
Kofi Kingston is among the most inspiring wrestlers the WWE has in its roster. His arduous work, dedication, and love of the business may be seen each time he performs. Little doubt, when he retires a corridor of fame honor will quickly observe.
Actual Title: Matthew Polinsky
WWE Debut: September 25th, 2011
Championships Held: NXT Tag Staff Champion x1 |
Different Accolades: FCW Tag Staff Champion x1 | Host of WWE’s podcast After the Bell | Commentator on Smackdown Stay!
Corey Graves, the voice of After the Bell and coloration commentator on Smackdown Stay had a short-lived profession in the WWE as a wrestler. Graves was energetic as an unbiased wrestler for over ten years, performing below the ring identify of Sterling James Keenan. By the 2000s he was closely featured in Worldwide Wrestling Cartel and One Professional Wrestling earlier than the decision lastly got here from the WWE.
Upon becoming a member of the WWE by the developmental model Florida Championship Wrestling, the ring identify Sterling Keenan was dropped and Corey Graves was the brand new moniker. Graves had relative success in his time in FCW, incomes the FCW Florida Tag Staff Championship with companion Jake Carter. When FCW lastly grew to become the NXT we all know at present, Graves moved on from being in a tag group, changing into a singles wrestler. Throughout his run as a singles competitor, he earned an NXT title match in opposition to then-champion Seth Rollins however finally misplaced due to the opposite members of The Protect. Graves would finally return to tag group wrestling, partnering with Adrian Neville and profitable the NXT Tag Staff Championships.
After turning heel on Neville, the pair went right into a singles program. Graves, sadly, acquired a concussion throughout the bout and was out injured. After getting back from harm it didn’t take lengthy for lightning to strike twice when Graves suffered a second concussion, ensuing in his absence from tv and eventual retirement.
After his retirement as a wrestler, the WWE saved him on and he joined the NXT commentary group. Graves spent two years on the NXT commentary group, and was the host of WWE Tradition Shock earlier than being drafted to Uncooked in 2016. Since becoming a member of the primary roster Graves has been the color commentator of each Uncooked and Smackdown, and for a interval featured on each manufacturers. At the moment, Graves is coloration commentator of Smackdown and hosts the WWE podcast After the Bell.
Every WWE celebrity in The Main Occasion
Under is the checklist of all of the expertise from WWE that appeared in The Main Occasion:
|The Main Occasion Character||WWE Celebrity||Roster|
|Easy Operator||Keith Lee||NXT|
|Herself||Renee Younger||Host of WWE Backstage|
|Massive Billy Beavers||Eric Bugez||NXT|
|Lights Out Leslie||Mia Yim||NXT|
WWE Studios additionally introduced in some unbiased wrestlers to participate in the filming of The Main Occasion:
|The Main Occasion Character||Independant Star|
|The Slovakian Slammer||Erik Tuzinsky|
|Bearded Biker||Jordie Taylor|
|Moby the Merman||Theo Francon|
|Woozy Wrestler||Kenny Lush|
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