Life After Westling for Famous WWE Wrestlers
If you are a huge fan of wrestling or the WWE, then you might be wondering what could be happening to the old greats of the sport. Even people who are not fans of WWE will surely recognize the faces of these famous wrestlers that have graced the arena before. Here are some information on what has become of some of the wrestling greats before.
The first is, famously called ‘The Body.’ The life of Ventura after wrestling is one that is very public. Venture was wrestling great even before the WWE became a household TV event. After his wrestling career, he has a stint as a commentator in WWE events. Favoring the villains in the WWE games, he became a very controversial commentator in the events.
After becoming famous in WWE, he became involved in politics. He was mayor of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota for four years. He became governor of Minnesota in 1998 under the REofrm Party and beating candidates from both the Democratic and Republican parties. His governorship lasted until 2003. He considered a bid for the presidency in 2016. He has hinted running for president in 2020 but nothing is really official as of now.
People today think of The Rock as a movie star, forgetting that he was once a professional wrestler. Once, The Rock and Stone Cold Steve Austin were the dominant forces in the wrestling world. The Rock then became a household name because of his acting career. His first movie was The Scorpion King in 2002. He starred in many other action and comedy movies after that His most famous role was of Luke Hobbs in the Fast and Furious franchise.
Stone Cold Steve Austin was the biggest star in WWE history along with Hulk Hogan. Outside the wrestling community, he never gained much success. He also had a short acting stint playing the role of Dan Paine in the movie The Expendables. Aside from this, he hosted several reality competitions including Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge.
Another famous wrestler and still active today is John Cena. He is known for winning a record of sixteen world championships in the WWE and five US championships. He now has a successful film career starting with WWE-produced films The Marine and 12 Rounds. He did some other acting and directing work in several comedies including Trainwreck and Blockers.
Hulk Hogan is perhaps the most popular wrestler of all time. He also became involved in the moveis starring in famlly[friendly films and actions films. Hogan now does charity work and has two stores in Florida, the Hogan Beach Shop where you can find Hogan memorabilia which you can view here.