pro wrestler

Jimmy Hart

Jimmy Hart has managed many of the very best pro wrestlers over the years, including Hulk Hogan, Bret Hart, and “The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase. He’s nicknamed the Mouth of the South, and used his megaphone to coach his proteges while distracting his opponents.

Davey Boy Smith, The British Bulldog

Davey Boy Smith, also known as The British Bulldog, is a pro wrestler who rose the ranks of the WWF (now WWE) in the 1980s. He makes his British heritage known by regaling himself with the Union Jack from head to toe.

Jake the Snake Roberts

Jake “The Snake” Roberts

Jake “The Snake” Roberts is a famous pro wrestler. The beloved star of the WWF (now WWE), often brought the source of his nickname into the ring to scare his opponents. He was also popularized the use of the DDT wrestling move.

Becky Lynch from WWE Raw

Becky Lynch

Becky Lynch (real name Rebecca Quin) is an Irish professional wrestler in WWE’s Raw. She is currently the 4x reigning Raw Women’s Champion, defeating the likes of Ronda Rousey and outlasting the Royal Rumble in the process. Often the underdog, Becky started dubbing herself “The Man” nickname after she transitioned into a more aggressive fighter.

Vicky the Viking from GLOW

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.

Old School Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

Old School Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

It was the year 1994 when former pro wrestler and movie star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson reached peak ’90s fashion, decked out with chain necklace over black turtleneck, gripping a brown leather fanny pack. Don’t forget a pack of tissues so you can keep your turtleneck spotless while leaning casually against various backdrops.

Brittanica from GLOW

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.

Kenny Omega

Kenny Omega

Kenny Omega is signed to New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW), where he is the reigning and inaugural IWGP United States Heavyweight Champion. In NJPW, he is also a former one-time IWGP Intercontinental Champion, two-time IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion, one-time IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champion, and a two-time NEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Champion.

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.