As of March 2014, the current WWE World Heavyweight champion is Randy Orton. At the very young age of 33, Randy is already a veteran in the wrestling business and has earned the reputation of being a heel.
Randy Orton comes from St. Louis, Mo., and is the son of "Cowboy" Bob Orton. He is billed as weighing 235 pounds, and his height is 6 feet 5 inches. He is currently on his eighth reign with the WWE title. He has also carried the World Heavyweight title four times, as well as the WWE Tag Team titles with the retired Edge and the Intercontinental title.Learn More
WWE wrestling is a combination of real wrestling moves and choreographed stunts performed by professionally trained athletes. The stunts performed during WWE matches are often considered fake due to the fact that the stunts are expertly choreographed. This does not mean that wrestlers do not experience injuries in the ring. It simply means that WWE wrestling is designed for entertainment purposes, and the stunts and choreography moves are practiced repeatedly in order to increase safety and minimize injury.Full Answer >
The Titantron is a large form of Jumbotron display screen used at World Wrestling Entertainment shows. It sits over the entryway to the ring area and displays each wrestler's video package as they enter.Full Answer >
The World (originally called "WWF New York") was a retail, dining and nightclub location formerly owned and operated by World Wrestling Entertainment. It was in the Paramount Theatre building at the corner of Broadway and 43rd streets in New York City.Full Answer >
Batista left the WWE to pursue other career ventures. After he left the WWE, he trained to become a mixed martial arts fighter and starred in movies.Full Answer >