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WWE is an American professional wrestling promotion based in Stamford, Connecticut. WWE personnel consist of professional wrestlers, managers, play-by-play & color commentators, ring announcers, interviewers, referees, trainers, producers, road agents, creative writers & various other positions. Executives & Board of Directors are also listed.

WWE employees' contracts range from developmental contracts to multi-year deals & they appear as independent contractors. Employees on the main roster appear on WWE television programming, pay-per-views & at live events while developmental employees appear on WWE NXT.

Personnel are organized by their role in WWE. Their ring name is on the left and their real name is on the right. If someone is inactive for any reason, due to injury, suspension, not appearing in 30 days or otherwise, that information is noted. WWE refers to its performers as superstars.

WWE Ambassadors are employees/performers that have contracts to make periodic appearances-either on WWE TV or for promotional events-serving as public representatives/spokespeople for the company.

Main roster

Raw

Male wrestlers

Ring name Real name Notes
AJ Styles Allen Jones
Baron Corbin Thomas Pestock
Bray Wyatt Windham Rotunda
Bobby Lashley Franklin Robert Lashley
Braun Strowman Adam Scherr
Brock Lesnar Brock Lesnar
Cedric Alexander Cederick Johnson
Cesaro
Dean Ambrose Jonathan Good
Dolph Ziggler Nicholas Nemeth
Drew McIntyre Andrew Galloway IV
EC3 Michael Hutter
Eric Young Jeremy Fritz
Jason Jordan Nathan Everhart Inactive; neck injury
John Cena John Cena Jr. Free Agent (Storyline)
The Miz Michael Mizanin
Mojo Rawley Dean Muhtadi
No Way Jose Levis Valenzuela Jr.
Rey Mysterio Óscar Gutiérrez WWE United States Champion
Ricochet Trevor Mann
Robert Roode Robert Roode
Sami Zayn Rami Sebei
Samoa Joe Nuufolau Seanoa
Seth Rollins Colby Lopez WWE Universal Champion

Female wrestlers

Ring name Real name Notes
Alexa Bliss Alexis Kaufman
Alicia Fox Victoria Crawford
Becky Lynch Rebecca Quin Raw Women's Champion
Dana Brooke Ashley Sebera
Lacey Evans Macey Estrella-Kadlec
Naomi Trinity Fatu
Natalya Natalie Neidhart
Nia Jax Savelina Fanene
Nikki Cross Nicola Glencross
Ronda Rousey Ronda Rousey
Ruby Riott Dori Prange
Sarah Logan Sarah Bridges
Sasha Banks Mercedes Kaestner-Varnado
Tamina Snuka Sarona Snuka-Polamalu

Stables/Tag Teams

Name Members Notes
The Ascension Konnor & Viktor
The Authors of Pain Akam & Rezar
Breezango Breeze & Fandango Fandango inactive; torn labrum
Curt Hawkins & Zack Ryder Raw Tag Team Champions
Gallows and Anderson Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson
The Revival Scott Dawson & Dash Wilder
The Usos Jimmy & Jey Uso
The Viking Raiders Ivar & Erik

Other on-air talent

Ring name Real name Notes
Drake Maverick James Curtin General Manager of 205 Live
Manager of the Authors of Pain
Kurt Angle Kurt Angle Hall of Famer (class of 2017)
Occasional wrestler
Maria Kanellis Mary Kanellis Valet of Mike Kanellis
Paul Heyman Paul Heyman Manager of Brock Lesnar
Stephanie McMahon Stephanie Levesque Commissioner
Chief Brand Officer
Member of Board of Directors
Minority owner
Triple H Paul Lesveque Chief operating officer (storyline)
Minority owner
NXT senior producer

Referees

Ring name Real name Notes
Chad Patton Chad Patton
Darrick Moore Darrick Moore
John Cone John Cone
Rod Zapata Robert Vista
Shawn Bennett Matthew Bennett

SmackDown LIVE

Male wrestlers

Ring name Real name Notes
Aiden English Matthew Rehwoldt
Aleister Black Tom Budgen
Ali Adeel Alam
Andrade Manuel Andrade
Apollo Crews Sesugh Uhaa
Big Show Paul Wight II
Buddy Murphy Matthew Adams
Chad Gable Charles Betts
Daniel Bryan Bryan Danielson SD Tag Team Champion
Elias Jeffrey Sciullo
Finn Bálor Fergal Devitt WWE Intercontinental Champion
Lars Sullivan Dylan Miley
Harper Miroslav Barnyashev
Jinder Mahal Yuvraj Dhesi
John Cena John Cena Jr. Free Agent (Storyline)
Kevin Owens Kevin Steen
Randy Orton Randal Orton
Roman Reigns Leati Anoa'i
R-Truth Ronnie Killings WWE 24-7 Champion
Rowan Joseph Ruud SD Tag Team Champion
Rusev Miroslav Barnyashev
Shelton Benjamin Shelton Benjamin
Shinsuke Nakamura Shinsuke Nakamura
Sin Cara Jorge Arias Inactive; knee injury

Female wrestlers

Ring name Real name Notes
Asuka Kanako Urai
Bayley Pamela Martinez SD Women's Champion
Billie Kay Jessica McKay Women's Tag Team Champion
Carmella Leah Van Dale
Charlotte Flair Ashley Fliehr
Ember Moon Adrienne Reese
Kairi Sane Kaori Housako
Lana Catherine Perry
Liv Morgan Gionna Daddio
Mandy Rose Amanda Saccomanno
Mickie James Mickie James-Aldis
Peyton Royce Cassie McIntosh Women's Tag Team Champion
Sonya Deville Daria Berenato
Zelina Vega Thea Trinidad Manager of Andrade

Stables/Tag Teams

Name Members Notes
The Colóns Primo & Epico
The Hardy Boyz Matt & Jeff Hardy
Heavy Machinery Otis & Tucker
The B-Team Curtis Axel & Bo Dallas
The New Day Kofi Kingston, Big E & Xavier Woods WWE Champion (Kofi Kingston)
Big E inactive; meniscus tear
The Singh Brothers Samir & Sunil Singh Managers of Jinder Mahal

Other on-air talent

Ring name Real name Notes
Maryse Maryse Mizanin Valet of The Miz
Occasional wrestler
Paige Saraya-Jade Bevis Manager of Asuka & Kairi Sane
Shane McMahon Shane McMahon Minority owner
Occasional wrestler

Referees

Ring name Real name Notes
Charles Robinson Charles Robinson Senior referee
Dan Engler Daniel Engler
Danilo Anfibio Danilo Anfibio
Jason Ayers Jason Ayers
Mike Chioda Michael Chioda Senior referee
Ryan Tran Brian Nguyen

205 Live

Ring name Real name Notes
Akira Tozawa Akira Tozawa
Ariya Daivari Ariya Daivari
The Brian Kendrick Brian Kendrick
Drew Gulak Andrew Gulak
Gran Metalik Unknown
Humberto Carrillo Humberto Carrillo Also appears on NXT
Jack Gallagher Oliver Claffey
Kalisto Emanuel Rodriguez
Lince Dorado José Cordero
Lio Rush Lionel Green Manager of Bobby Lashley
Mike Kanellis Michael Bennett
Noam Dar Noam Dar Also appears on NXT UK
Oney Lorcan Christopher Girard Also appears on NXT
Tony Nese Anthony Nese Cruiserweight Champion

Unassigned brand

Ring name Real name Notes
Killian Dain

NXT roster

Main article: WWE NXT/Roster

Broadcast team

Ring name Real name Notes
Booker T Robert Huffman Jr Pre-show analyst for pay-per-views
Hall of Famer
Byron Saxton Bryan Kelly Color commentator for SmackDown & pay-per-views
Carlos Cabrera Carlos Cabrera Spanish lead commentator for pay-per-views
Carsten Schaefer Carsten Schaefer German commentator for pay-per-views
Cathy Kelley Catherine Kelley Social media correspondent
Charly Caruso Charly Arnolt Backstage interviewer for SmackDown, NXT & pay-per-views
Corey Graves Matthew Polinsky Color commentator for Raw, Smackdown & pay-per-views
David Otunga David Otunga Sr. Pre-show analyst for pay-per-views
Funaki Shoichi Funaki Japanese color commentator for pay-per-views
Greg Hamilton Gregory Hamilton Ring announcer for SmackDown, Main Event & pay-per-views
Jerry Lawler Jerry Lawler Pre-show analyst for Raw, SmackDown & pay-per-views
Hall of Famer
Jerry Soto Jerry Soto Spanish color commentator for pay-per-views
JoJo Joseann Offerman Ring announcer for Raw, Superstars & pay-per-views
Jonathan Coachman Jonathan Coachman Pre-show host for pay-per-views
Kayla Braxton Kayla Becker Backstage interviewer on NXT

Ring announcer at NXT live events

Marcelo Rodríguez Marcelo Rodríguez Laprea Spanish color commentator for pay-per-views
Mauro Ranallo Mauro Ranallo Lead commentator for NXT
Michael Cole Michael Coulthard Lead commentator for Raw & pay-per-views
Mike Rome Austin Romero Host & ring announcer for NXT
Backstage interviewer for Raw & pay-per-views
Nigel McGuinness Steven Haworth Color commentator for NXT, Main Event & 205 Live
Pat McAfee Patrick McAfee Pre-show analyst for pay-per-views
Percy Watson Nicholas McNeil Color commentator for NXT
Renee Young Renee Paquette Color commentator on Raw and pay-per-views
Sarah Schreiber Sarah Schreiber Backstage interviewer for Raw
Sebastian Hackl Sebastian Hackl German commentator for pay-per-views
Scott Stanford Scott Stanford Pre-show host for Raw & SmackDown
Tom Phillips Thomas Hannifan Lead commentator for SmackDown & pay-per-views
Vic Joseph Vic Travagliante Lead commentator for Main Event & 205 Live

Inactive personnel

Ring name Real name Notes
Kane Glenn Jacobs Makes limited appearances
The Rock Dwayne Johnson Makes limited appearances
Undertaker Mark Calaway Makes limited appearances

Unassigned personnel

Name Notes
Abdullah Almagrabi Has signed contract, yet to debut
Abdullah Almagrabi Has signed contract, yet to debut
Asaad Alshareef Has signed contract, yet to debut
Faisal Allabboudy Has signed contract, yet to debut
Faisal Kurdi Has signed contract, yet to debut
Hussain Aldagal Has signed contract, yet to debut
Khalid Alhothali Has signed contract, yet to debut
Mohammed Fahim Has signed contract, yet to debut
Nasser Bawazer Has signed contract, yet to debut
Nicolai Salchow Has signed contract, yet to debut
Rinku Signh Has signed contract, yet to debut
Saurav Gurjar Has signed contract, yet to debut

Off-screen personnel

Creative writers

Name Notes
David Kapoor Head writer
Dewey Foley Creative assistant
Ed Koskey Lead writer for Raw
Joe Belcastro Lead writer for NXT
Max Pelham Creative assistant for NXT
Ryan Ward Lead writer for SmackDown & Total Divas
Steven Guerrieri Writer for SmackDown

Producers/agents

Ring name Real name Notes
Adam Pearce Adam Pearce
Billy Kidman Peter Gruner Jr.
D-Von Dudley Devon Hughes Hall of Famer
Dean Malenko Dean Simon
Finlay David Finlay Jr.
Irwin R. Schyster Lawrence Rotunda
Jamie Noble James Gibson
John Laurinaitis John Laurinaitis
Mark Henry Mark Henry Hall of Famer
Matt Hardy Matthew Hardy
Michael P.S. Hayes Michael Seitz Senior producer
Hall of Famer
Pat Patterson Pierre Clemont Hall of Famer
Road Dogg Brian James Lead writer for Smackdown
Sarah Stock Sarah Stock Women's coach for NXT
Scott Armstrong Joseph James
Tyson Kidd Theodore Wilson

Backstage personnel

Name Notes
AJ Patterson Lighting technician
Berkley Ottman Timekeeper
NXT floor manager
Chris Amann Senior ringside physician
Ciro Scotto-D'Antuono Chief pyrotechnician
Ellis Edwards Stunt coordinator
Howard Finkel Occasional ring announcer
Interviewer for WWE.com programs
Chief statistician
Hall of Famer
James McEvoy International digital & sponsorship director
Jennifer Hagopian Catering crew chief
Jet Prickett Stage manager
Nicholas Daw Ring manager
Sarath Ton Seamster
Stephen Daquino Ringside physician
Tom Stewart Camera operator
Tony Chimel Ring crew chief
Occasional ring announcer

Music department

Name Notes
CFO$ Production team

WWE Ambassadors

Ring name Real name Notes
Big Show Paul Wight II
Billy Graham Eldridge Coleman Hall of Famer
Boogeyman Martin Wright
Brie Bella Brianna Danielson
Eve Eve Gracie
Kevin Nash Kevin Nash Hall of Famer
Mark Henry Mark Henry
Mick Foley Michael Foley Hall of Famer
Ricky Steamboat Richard Blood Sr. Hall of Famer
Sgt. Slaughter Robert Remus Hall of Famer
Sting Steve Borden Sr. Hall of Famer
Stone Cold Steve Austin Steve Austin Hall of Famer
Tatanka Christopher Chavis
Tatsumi Fujinami Tatsumi Fujinami Hall of Famer
X-Pac Sean Waltman

WWE Corporate

Board of Directors & Executive Officers

Name Notes
Basil DeVito Senior Advisor of Business Strategy
Member of Board of Directors
Minority owner
Frank Riddick III Member of Board of Directors
George Barrios Chief Strategy & Financial Officer
Executive Officer
Jeffrey Speed Member of Board of Directors
John Brody Executive Vice President, Global Sales & Partnerships
Joseph Perkins Member of Board of Directors
Kevin Dunn Executive Vice President, Television Production
Member of Board of Directors
Minority owner
Laura Brevetti Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Laureen Ong Member of Board of Directors
Lauren Dienes-Middlen General Counsel & Executive Vice President, Intellectual Property
Michael Luisi President of WWE Studios
Executive Officer
Michelle D. Wilson Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer
Executive Officer
Patricia Gottesman Member of Board of Directors
Robyn Peterson Member of Board of Directors
Stuart Goldfarb Member of Board of Directors
Vince McMahon Chairman
Chief Executive Officer
Majority owner

Senior Management

Name Notes
Ashley Osterrieder Director of Human Resources
Barry McMullin Senior Vice President, Sales & Partnership Marketing
Brian Flinn Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Chris Bellitti Senior Vice President, Communications
Edward Wells Senior Vice President & Managing Director
Jay Li Vice President & General Manager - Greater China
Joey Villa Senior Publicist Manager
Joseph Maroon Medical Director
Julia Jensen Vice President, Brand
Mark Carrano Talent Relations Executive
Michael Weitzschnitz Senior Vice President, Investor Relations & Financial Planning
Monty Sarhan Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Patrick Talty Senior Vice President, Live events
Tara Carraro Vice President, Corporate Communications
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Raw

AkamA.J. StylesAlexa BlissAlicia FoxBaron CorbinBecky LynchBig ShowBobby LashleyBraun StrowmanBray WyattBrock LesnarCedric AlexanderCesaroCurt HawkinsDana BrookeDash WilderDean AmbroseDolph ZigglerDrew McIntyreEthan Carter IIIEric YoungErikFandangoHeath SlaterIvarJason JordanJey UsoJimmy UsoJohn CenaKarl AndersonKonnorLacey EvansLuke GallowsMojo RawleyNaomiNatalyaNia JaxNikki CrossNo Way JosePaul HeymanRey MysterioRezarRhynoRicochetRobert RoodeRonda RouseyRuby RiottSami ZaynSamoa JoeSarah LoganSasha BanksScott DawsonSeth RollinsStephanie McMahonTaminaThe MizTitus O'NeilTyler BreezeViktorZack Ryder

Smackdown Live

Aiden EnglishAleister BlackAliAndradeApollo CrewsAsukaBayleyBig EBillie KayBo DallasBuddy MurphyCarmellaChad GableCharlotte FlairCurtis AxelDaniel BryanEliasEmber MoonEpicoFinn BálorHarperJeff HardyJinder MahalKairi SaneKevin OwensKillian DainKofi KingstonLanaLars SullivanLiv MorganMandy RoseMaryseMatt HardyMickie JamesOtisPaigePeyton RoycePrimoR-TruthRandy OrtonRoman ReignsRowanRusevSamir SinghShane McMahonSheamusShelton BenjaminShinsuke NakamuraSin CaraSonya DevilleSunil SinghTuckerXavier WoodsZelina Vega

NXT

Adam ColeAliyahAngelo DawkinsBabatunde AiyegbusiBianca BelairBobby FishCandice LeRaeCezar BononiDanny BurchDakota KaiDeonna PurrazzoDominik DijakovicEric BugenhagenFabian AichnerIo ShiraiJessamyn DukeJaxson RykerJohnny GarganoKacy CatanzaroKassius OhnoKavita DeviKeith LeeKona ReevesKyle O'ReillyKUSHIDAMatt RiddleMarina ShafirMia YimMontez FordOney LorcanPete DunneRiddick MossRoderick StrongShane ThorneShayna BaszlerSteve CutlerTaynara ContiTegan NoxTino SabbatelliTommaso CiampaTrent SevenTyler BateVanessa BorneVelveteen DreamWesley BlakeXia Li

205 Cruiserweights

Akira TozawaAriya DaivariDrew GulakGran MetalikHumberto CarrilloJack GallagherKalistoLince DoradoLio RushMaria KanellisMike KanellisNoam DarOney LorcanThe Brian KendrickTony Nese

NXT UK

Alexander WolfeAmir JordanAshton SmithDakota KaiDave MastiffEddie DennisFlash Morgan WebsterIsla DawnJames DrakeJinnyJoe CoffeyJoseph ConnersJordan DevlinKenny WilliamsKiller KellyLigeroMark AndrewsMark CoffeyMike HitchmanNina SamuelsNoam DarPete DunneRhea RipleySam GradwellSaxon HuxleyToni StormTravis BanksTrent SevenTyler BateTyson T-BoneWALTERWolfgangXia BrooksideZack Gibson

Stables & Tag Teams

Authors of PainBreezangoBoss 'n' Hug ConnectionGallows & AndersonHeath Slater & RhynoHeavy MachineryLucha House PartyMoustache MountainStreet ProfitsThe AscensionThe B-TeamThe BarThe Bludgeon BrothersThe ClubThe New DayThe RevivalThe Riott SquadThe Singh BrothersThe UsosThe Undisputed EraThe Viking Raiders

Commentators & Interviewers

Byron SaxtonCarlos CabreraCharly CarusoCorey GravesCathy KelleyKayla BraxtonMarcelo RodríguezMauro RanalloMichael ColeNigel McGuinnessPercy WatsonRenee YoungSarah SchreiberTom PhillipsVic Joseph

Ring announcers

JoJoGreg HamiltonMike RomeTony Chimel

Referees

Chad PattonCharles RobinsonDan EnglerD.A. BrewerDanilo AnfibioDarrick MooreDarryl SharmaDrake WuertzEddie OrengoJason AyersJessika CarrJohn ConeShawn BennettMike ChiodaRod ZapataRyan Tran

Pre-Show Panel

Booker TDavid OtungaJonathan CoachmanPete RosenbergSam Roberts

NXT Trainers

Matthew BloomNorman SmileyRobbie BrooksideSara Del ReySarah StockSerena DeebShawn MichaelsSteve KeirnTerry Taylor

General Managers

Drake Maverick (205 Live)Shane McMahon (Smackdown)Stephanie McMahon (Raw)William Regal (NXT)Johnny Saint (UK Brand)

2019 Performance Center Recruits

Albert Hardie Jr.Trevor Lee CaddellRachael ElleringKaren QOmari PalmerRicardo MillerSamuel ShawJeffrey ParkerMatt LeeNick ComorotoBrendan VinkJermaine HaleyCourt MooreCal BloomRobert Strauss

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