Wrestlers who could potentially be film actors

by wargodxiii | created - 23 Nov 2016 | updated - 27 Nov 2016 | Public

A list of wrestlers that could (Imho) become film actors.

1. Tyler K. Warner

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Tyler K. Warner was born on May 4, 1984 in Tega Cay, South Carolina, USA. He is an actor, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE Main Event (2012) and WWE NXT (2010).

AKA Brad Maddox (WWE)

Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

2. Adam Scherr

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Adam Scherr (born September 6, 1983) is an American professional wrestler and former strongman best known to sports entertainment audiences for his work in World Wrestling Entertainment. Before his wrestling career, Scherr a very successful run in power-lifting. He began in 2011, winning the NAS US...

AKA Braun Strowman (WWE)

Game of Thrones or Vikings extra. Supporting/guest roles.

3. Oleg Prudius

Stunts | John Wick: Chapter 2

Oleg Prudius was born on April, 27, 1979 in Ukraine, SSR, of the USSR (now Ukraine). He grew up in the old Soviet Union with a love for sports and everything martial arts. He started at an early age competing in Sambo and Judo, which he immediately dominated and the rest of the country took notice....

AKA Vladimir Kozlov (WWE)

Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

4. David Otunga

Actor | A Madea Family Funeral

David Otunga was born on April 7, 1980 in Elgin, Illinois, USA as David Daniel Otunga. He is an actor, known for A Madea Family Funeral (2019) and The Call (2013).

Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

5. Andrew Hankinson

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Andrew Hankinson was born on December 22, 1983 in Cumberland, Maryland, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE NXT (2010) and Thr33 Days Dead (2014). He has been married to Davis, Kimberly since May 14, 2014. He was previously married to Nicole Hasmuk.

Supporting/guest roles.

6. Mike Knox

Actor | Deep South Wrestling

Grew up in EL Centro, California. In high school, played on the football and basketball teams, sticking more to basketball as his dominant sport. A good friend of his, who came from a broken home, ended up living with his family, and the two were very good friends till after graduation.

Mike got ...

Supporting/guest roles.

7. Celeste Bonin

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Celeste Bonin was born on October 7, 1986 in Houston, Texas, USA as Celeste Beryl Bonin. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE NXT (2010) and WWE Main Event (2012). She was previously married to PJ Braun.

AKA Kaitlyn (WWE)

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

8. Bobby Lashley

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Hard-hitting and soft-spoken, Bobby Lashley has become one of the few rookies to have an impact in a major wrestling company like WWE (Formly WWF), making his mark for his suplexes, especially for his bell-to-belly suplexes.

Lashley Lashley attend Missouri Valley College, which he won three national...

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles.

9. Cody Runnels

Actor | Arrow

Cody Runnels was born on June 30, 1985 in Marietta, Georgia, USA as Cody Garrett Runnels. He is an actor, known for Arrow (2012), Warehouse 13 (2009) and WWE SmackDown Live (1999). He has been married to Brandi Rhodes since September 12, 2013.

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

10. Joseph Ruud

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Joseph Ruud was born on November 28, 1981 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. He is an actor, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE NXT (2010) and WWE Main Event (2012).

AKA Erick Rowan (WWE)

Game of Thrones or Vikings extra. Supporting/guest roles.

11. Sasha Banks

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Mercedes Kaestner-Varnado (born January 26, 1992) is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE under the ring name Sasha Banks.

She previously wrestled on the independent circuit, most notably for Chaotic Wrestling, where she once held the Chaotic Wrestling Women's Championship. ...

AKA Sasha Banks (WWE)

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

12. Michael Hutter

Actor | The House of the Devil

Michael Hutter was born on March 18, 1983 in Willoughby, Ohio, USA. He is an actor, known for The House of the Devil (2009), WWE SmackDown Live (1999) and WWE NXT (2010).

AKA Ethan Carter III (TNA Impact Wrestling)

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

13. Jon Huber

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

American professional wrestler who competed for a variety of wrestling promotions from 2003 to 2011 as Brodie Lee and as Luke Harper for WWE starting in 2011. Debuted for Roc City Wrestling and competed for NWA Upstate, Ballpark Brawl, Keystone Championship Wrestling, NWA Empire, Empire State ...

AKA Luke Harper (WWE)

Game of Thrones or Vikings extra. Or possibly Wrong Turn sequels cast member (ie. one of the slashers). Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles.

14. Thaddeus Bullard

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Thaddeus Bullard is from a small little town named Live Oak, in North Florida, near the Georgia border. He is well known for his stage name as Titus O'Neil on Monday Night Raw and Friday Night Smackdown for WWE. He played football at Suwannee High School. After he graduated, he played for the ...

AKA Titus O'Neil (WWE)

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles.

15. Stephen Farrelly

Actor | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Sheamus O'Shaunessy began his wrestling career in The Monster Factory in April 2002 where he trained under the supervision of former WWF professional wrestler Larry Sharpe along with former ECW referee Jim Molineaux. SOS made his wrestling debut 6 weeks later against WWA and TNA star Robert ...

AKA Sheamus (WWE)

Game of Thrones or Vikings extra. Play off his Celtic background.

16. Saraya-Jade Bevis

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Saraya-Jade Bevis (born 17 August 1992) is an English professional wrestler and actress. She is signed to WWE, where she performs under the ring name Paige. She is a two-time WWE Divas Champion and was the inaugural NXT Women's Champion in WWE's developmental branch, NXT. She is the only person to ...

AKA Paige (WWE)

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

17. Ashley Fliehr

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Ashley Fliehr was born on April 5, 1986 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA as Ashley Elizabeth Fliehr. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE NXT (2010) and WWE Main Event (2012). She was previously married to Tom Latimer and Riki Johnson.

AKA Charlotte (WWE)

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

18. James Storm

Actor | TNA iMPACT! Wrestling

James Storm was born on June 1, 1975 in Franklin, Tennessee, USA as James Black. He is known for his work on TNA iMPACT! Wrestling (2004), WWE NXT (2010) and TNA: Against All Odds (2011).

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles.

19. Bobby Roode

Actor | TNA iMPACT! Wrestling

Bobby Roode was born on January 1, 1977 in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada as Robert Roode. He is an actor, known for TNA iMPACT! Wrestling (2004), TNA: Against All Odds (2011) and Bound for Glory (2010). He is married to Tracy. They have three children.

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

20. Phil Shatter

Actor | TNA iMPACT! Wrestling

Phil Shatter is an actor, known for TNA iMPACT! Wrestling (2004), The Big Bang! (2010) and NWA Wrestling Showcase (2008).

AKA Gunner (TNA Impact Wrestling)

Game of Thrones of Vikings extra. Given his beard and conditioning. Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles.

21. Gail Kim

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Korean-Canadian professional wrestler known for her work for WWE and TNA. She attended secondary school at York Memorial Collegiate Institute. She was a natural athlete and participated in many sports such as basketball, volleyball, soccer, baseball, badminton. Gail Kim enrolled in the University ...

Stunt-double. Supporting/guest roles.

22. Beth Phoenix

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Beth Phoenix was born on November 24, 1980 in Elmira, New York, USA as Elizabeth Kocianski. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE Superstars (2009) and Clash Time (2011). She has been married to Adam Copeland since October 30, 2016. They have two children. She was previously ...

Stunt-work. Support/guest roles.

23. Joe Anoa'i

Actor | Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

Joe Anoa'i was born on May 25, 1985 in Pensacola, Florida, USA as Leati Joseph Anoa'i. He is an actor, known for Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019), WWE SmackDown Live (1999) and WWE NXT (2010). He has been married to Galina Becker since December 6, 2014. They have three children.

Could be the reincarnation of that Khal Drago character from Game of Thrones--maybe a distant relative of his in the series.

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

24. Joseann Offerman

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Joseann Offerman was born in 1994. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE Main Event (2012) and WWE NXT (2010).

Supporting/guest roles.

25. Terri Runnels

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Terri Runnels was born on October 5, 1966 in Live Oak, Florida, USA as Terri Lynne Boatright. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWF Superstars (1986) and World Wrestling Federation (1973). She was previously married to David Essel and Dustin Rhodes.

Supporting/guest roles.

26. Paul London

Actor | House of Hardcore 2

Paul London was born on April 16, 1980 in Austin, Texas, USA as Paul Michael London. He is known for his work on House of Hardcore 2 (2013), WWE Velocity (2002) and ROH: All Star Extravaganza (2002).

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films/shorts.

27. Bill Morrissey

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Bill Morrissey was born on August 16, 1986 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as William Morrissey. He is an actor, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE NXT (2010) and WWE Raw (1993).

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Supporting extra for shows like Game of Thrones and Vikings. At 6'8", may be a possible lead in minor films.

28. Zivile Raudoniene

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Lithuanian fitness model, bodybuilder and former professional wrestler for WWE as Aksana. During her bodybuilding career, she won two silver medals and one bronze in Bodybuilding Amateur World Championships. She signed with WWE and was sent to their developmental promotion Florida Championship ...

Film/Television extra. Possible minor supporting roles. Possible lead in minor films.

29. Natalie Eva Marie

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Natalie Eva Marie was born to parents Barry and Josie Nelson on September 19, 1984 in Concord, California, USA. She played soccer for California State University, Fullerton until she started modeling, acting, and doing promotional work. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management ...

Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

30. Maria Kanellis

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Maria Kanellis is an actress, singer, TV hostess/personality, former WWE Diva and aspiring fashion designer. She is currently appearing on "The Celebrity Apprentice" on NBC. She is releasing her first music album, a 4 song EP, on April 13th, 2010. She is most well-known as a former professional ...

Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

31. Jessie Godderz

Actor | TNA iMPACT! Wrestling

Jessie Godderz, aka "Mr. PEC-Tacular", is one of the most recognizable reality stars in the country, having appeared in nearly every season of the CBS primetime mega-hit series Big Brother for the last 10 years (a record-breaking accomplishment).

In addition, Jessie also plays the character of ...

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

32. Ashley Mae Sebera

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Ashley Mae Sebera better known by her professional wrestling stage name Dana Brooke in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), was born on November 29, 1988, in Seven Hills, Ohio. She attended Kent State University (KSU), where Sebera graduated in 2011 with a major degree in fashion, merchandising, ...

Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

33. Brooke Adams

Actress | TNA iMPACT! Wrestling

Brooke Adams grew up differently than most people would think. Adams had cancer when she was a child and had very little and yet enough. Brooke grew up with her mother and twin sister. When Brooke was seven years old Brooke, her mother and sister took all they could fit in a car and moved to Texas....

Supporting/guest roles. Film/Television extra.

34. Thea Trinidad

Actress | Fighting with My Family

is an American professional wrestler, professional wrestling manager and actress currently signed to WWE, where she performs on SmackDown brand under the ring name Zelina Vega. She previously worked in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) as Rosita, and for various independent promotions under her ...

Supporting/guest roles. Film/Television extra.

35. Santana Garrett

Actress | Women of Wrestling

is an American female professional wrestler known by the ring names Satana Garrett, Santana G. and simply Santana. She is best known for her time at Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the name Brittany. Santana made her in-ring debut in August 2009. In 2010 Santana won the Coastal Championship ...

Supporting/guest roles. Stunt-work.

36. Brandi Rhodes

Actress | WAGS Atlanta

Brandi Rhodes is a "larger than life" TV personality known for professional wrestling and reality television. As the daughter in law of the late Dusty Rhodes, she is considered the "Princess of Prowrestling" to the vast wrestling community. Don't let her pretty face fool you. Brandi is as dominant ...

Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

37. Bill DeMott

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Bill DeMott was born on November 10, 1966 in Titusville, Florida, USA as William C. DeMott Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), NWA World Championship Wrestling: Saturday Edition (1985) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He has been married to Lacey Storey since December 18...

Strong supporting/guest roles.

38. Kristal Marshall

Actress | Romantic Retrievals

Kristal Marshall was born on November 11, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Romantic Retrievals, WWE SmackDown Live (1999) and WWE Raw (1993).

Supporting/guest roles. Film/television extra.

39. Sesugh Uhaa

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Nicknamed "Uhaa Nation", Sesugh Uhaa is better known internationally by his stage name Apollo Crews while signed to the professional wrestling empire known as World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Born on August 22, 1987 in Sacramento, California to a Nigerian father, Uhaa also has a sister (serving...

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Possible supporting/guest roles.

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Supporting/guest roles.

41. Daniel Solwold

Actor | The Wrestler

Daniel Solwold was born on April 15, 1978 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Dan Solwold. He is known for his work on The Wrestler (2008), WWE SmackDown Live (1999) and WWE NXT (2010).

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Supporting/guest roles.

42. Todd Smith

Actor | Ring of Honor Reloaded Tour: Lockport, NY

Hanson is an American professional wrestler who appeared for Defiant Wrestling as part of the tag team War Machine with his partner Ray Rowe. Hanson, along with his tag team partner, Ray Rowe, debuted in WCPW on an episode of Loaded, facing The Swords of Essex, before the match Will Ospreay ...

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Because of his burly appearance, could possibly be a Game of Thrones or Vikings extra.

43. Raymond Rowe

Actor | Warrior

Raymond "Ray" Rowe is an American professional wrestler. He is best know for his work in Ring of Honor, where he and his tag team partner Hanson (collectively known as War Machine) are former IWGP Tag Team Champions and ROH World Tag Team Champions. Rowe was trained by Josh Prohibition and Lou ...

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Because of his size and burly appearance, could possibly be a Game of Thrones or Vikings extra.

44. Quinn Ojinnaka

Actor | Ring of Honor Reloaded Tour: Lockport, NY

Quinn Ojinnaka was born on April 23, 1984 in Seabrook, Maryland, USA. He is an actor and talent agent, known for Ring of Honor Reloaded Tour: Lockport, NY (2015), Ring of Honor Winter Warriors Tour: Duluth (2016) and Ring of Honor Winter Warriors Tour: Indianapolis (2016).

Stunt-work. Guest roles. Film/television extra.

45. Lindsey Kerecz

Actress | Ring of Honor Reloaded Tour: Lockport, NY

American professional wrestler, manager, interviewer and commentator from Providence, RI as Veda Scott. Debuted in 2011 and has competed for Ring of Honor, TNA, SHIMMER, SHINE, Beyond Wrestling, CZW, WSU and many other promotions. Among her in-ring achievements, she is a former AIW Tag Team ...

AKA Veda Scott.

Stunt-work. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

46. Elizabeth Chihaia

Actress | WWE Monday Night RAW

Bordeaux made her debut for Chicago Style Wrestling on April 27, 2012 in Countryside, Illinois at the CSW Southside Showdown event, where she defeated Angel in a singles match when she performed a small package on Angel when she attempt to float over for the pin after a suplex. Bordeaux made her ...

AKA Scarlett Bourdeaux

Film/television extra. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

47. Harry Smith

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Harry Smith was born August the 2nd, 1985 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The eldest child of David "Davey Boy" and Diana (Hart) Smith. He is the grandson of Stu and Helen Hart of the famous Hart Family. He started wrestling early and tag teamed with his father when he was 16 years old. This match was...

Son of late wrestler Davey Boy Smith (British Bulldog)

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Possible supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films/shorts.

48. Lance Hoyt

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Lance Hoyt was born on February 27, 1977 in Austin, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE Superstars (2009) and E.C.W. (2006).

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Possible extra for Game of Thrones or Vikings.

49. Mandy Leon

Actress | Ring of Honor Manhattan Mayhem VIII

American professional wrestler/model/actress/dancer from Brooklyn, NY best known for her work for Ring of Honor. She debuted in 2014 and has wrestled for ROH, Keystone Pro Wrestling, Ultimate Wrestling Experience, Vicious Outcast Wrestling and World Wonder Ring Stardom. She is one of the top stars ...

Film/television extra. Supporting/guest roles. Possible lead in minor films.

50. Adam Pearce

Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW

Adam Pearce was born on June 24, 1978 in Lake Forest, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for WWE Raw (1993), Championship Wrestling from Hollywood (2010) and Seven Levels of Hate (2013).

Stunt-work. Film/television extra. Possible supporting/guest roles.



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