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Vicky the Viking

In GLOW, Viking the Viking (Marianna Palka) is the pro wrestling persona of Reggie Walsh, an Olympic wrestling medalist. She’s originally given the star role of Liberty Belle, but loses it to Debbie due to her lack of personality.

Britannica

In GLOW, Brittanica (Kate Nash) is the wrestling persona for Rhonda Richardson. A British model who winds up living in a car in Santa Monica, Richardson adopts the character of an English genius who uses her brains as much as her brawn in the ring.

Beirut from GLOW

Beirut the Mad Bomber

In GLOW, Beirut the Mad Bomber (Sunita Mani) is the wrestling alter ego of Arthie Premkumar, an Indo-American pre-med student who joins GLOW. She’s not a fan of her Middle Eastern terrorist persona, which is offensive on multiple levels, and does everything she can to cast it off.

Liberty Belle and Zoya the Destroya in GLOW

Best friends Ruth Wilder (Alison Brie) AKA Zoya the Destroya and Debbie Eagan (Betty Gilpin) AKA Liberty Belle are at the heart of Netflix’s GLOW series. Their relationship is strained when Ruth has an affair with Debbie’s husband, an event that leads to hostility in the ring. The characters of the show are based on original characters from the 80’s.