Last updated on March 29th, 2020 at 03:07 pm
Facts About Wade Barrett
|42 Years Old
|Stuart Alexander Bennett
|Place Of Birth
|Penwortham, Lancashire, England
|Manhattan, New York, U.S
|University of Liverpool
|6 feet 7 inches
|Wikipedia, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Stuart Alexander Bennett or famously known as Wade Barrett is a British professional wrestler and previously bare-knuckle boxer currently working for British independent wrestling promotion, Defiant Wrestling.
He is perhaps known for tenure in American renowned wrestling promotion, World Wrestling Entertainment where he performed under the ring name, Wade Barrett. Besides, WWE, he has competed at its developmental territorial system, Ohio Valley Wrestling, and Florida Championship Wrestling. To explore more about him, you can read below.
What is Wade Barrett Famous For?
- An English actor, professional wrestler, and former bare-knuckle boxer.
Where was Wade Barrett Born?
Going back to his early life, Wade Bennett was born in Penwortham, United Kingdom in the year 1980 and lived there until the age of six. He has often stated that Davey Boy Smith and Bret Hart are among his childhood heroes who inspired him to become a professional wrestler.
For education, He attended the University of Liverpool and has a degree in marine biology.
Wade Barrett's Career Timeline
- Talking about his profession, Wade began as a bare-knuckle boxer in Liverpool. He soon became a champion bare-knuckle boxer and went on to fight in various locations throughout Europe. At the request of Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes, he incorporated his bare-knuckle career into WWE.
- He entered the world of professional wrestling at the age of 21 and was trained by Jon Ritchie and AI Snow. After successful projects like Ohio Valley Wrestling (2008-2010), The Nexus (2010-2011), The Corre, The Barrett Barrage, Bad News Barrett (2013-2015), he soon became one of the most successful wrestlers of his generation.
- It was announced on 06th May that he had been released by WWE. Although the exact date of his possible return to WWE is nit confirm he said that he would be "back in the ring when the time is right." He had a small role in the 2013 crime-thriller film Dead Man Down.
- It was announced in April 2015 that he would star as "Europe's most dangerous assassin" in a WWE Studios-Richwater Films action-thriller film titled Eliminators.
- On 6th May, WWE announced that Bennett had been released. Following his release, He stated that he chose not to sign a new contract with WWE in August 2015, his contract was scheduled to end in June 2016, but WWE had agreed to an early release from his contract. He then took a hiatus from wrestling altogether to focus on his acting career but said he would return to wrestling when he felt the time was right.
- After almost a year of inactivity, He returned to professional wrestling when he provided commentary for two WCPW (What Culture Pro Wrestling) events: No Regrets on 29th April 2017 and the Mexican qualifiers for the Pro Wrestling World Cup.
- On 8 November 2018, He made his Lucha Underground debut on the season 4 finale. He appears in an epilogue style segment, in which he appears with a cigar, and referring to his old catchphrase used in WWE.
- A day later, he announced on Twitter that his name would be "The Lord". However, Lucha Underground ultimately closed its doors after season 4, and therefore Bennett never got to wrestle for the company.
Who is Wade Barrett Married to?
Wade Barrett was involved in a relationship with WWE diva Victoria Crawford, Know in WWE as Alicia Fox. The relationship ended and the cause of the break-up is not known. He was then involved in a relationship with a Canadian television host, broadcaster, and journalist Rachel David which eventually came to an end.
He is currently single and the future of his relationship status has not been disclosed by this Englishman.
How Much is Wade Barrett Worth?
Wade Barrett is a professional wrestler and actor who has a net worth of $7 million and $550 thousand at present. His income comes from the entertainment industry. However, his assets details are yet to be disclosed.
What are Wade Barrett Body Measurements?
Observing his body statistics, Wade stands a height of 6 feet 7 inches and weighs around 116 Kg. Similarly, he has a pair of brown eyes and light brown hair color. Further, his other body information is yet to be disclosed. In the case of disclosed, we will let you know.
Trivias About Wade Barrett You Need To Know.
- He plays the guitar and he is a fan of The Beatles, The Smiths, Oasis and Guns N' Roses. Read more at: https://www.thefamousbirthdays.com/people/wade-barrett
- He appeared in the 2013 film Dead Man Down starring Colin Farrell.