Curtis AxelBio

Despite a WWE Hall of Fame lineage, successful stints in WWE NXT and The New Nexus, and a WWE Tag Team Title reign alongside David Otunga, the Superstar formerly known as Michael McGillicutty wanted to make a name for himself. He realized his wish in May 2013, when Paul Heyman  remolded the third-generation Superstar, and replaced his WWE-given name with a moniker that pays homage to his father, "Mr. Perfect" Curt Hennig, and his grandfather, Larry "The Axe" Hennig. At that moment, McGillicutty was officially reborn as Curtis Axel.

Axel's debut as a “Paul Heyman guy” shocked the... Read More»