Kelly Kelly Biography
Kelly Kelly is an American model, actress, reality television personality, and professional wrestler. She is best known as the best butt kicker.
Kelly Kelly Real Name
She was born as Barbara Jean Blank.
Kelly Kelly Age
She was born on 15 January 1987, Jacksonville, Florida, United States. She is 32 years old as of 2019.
Kelly Kelly Early Life
She was born in Jacksonville, Florida to a Jewish father and Christian mother. She was a fan of professional wrestling as a child and cites Stone Cold Steve Austin as her favorite wrestler. While growing up, Blank participated in gymnastics for ten years, before she was forced to quit due to an injury.
She later took up cheerleading. She attended University Christian School and graduated from Englewood High School. Blank attended Florida Community College at Jacksonville, where she studied broadcast journalism, hoping to become a television anchor. She was also a Hawaiian Tropic and Venus Swimwear bikini model before she entered professional wrestling.
Kelly Kelly Spouse| Kelly Kelly Divorce| Kelly Kelly Married
She was in a two-and-a-half year relationship with wrestler Andrew Martin, that had ended prior to his death in March 2009. In 2011, Blank met ice hockey player Sheldon Souray at a Maxim party, and the pair began dating. They got married in Mexico on February 27, 2016, and split time between Las Vegas and Los Angeles. The couple separated in 2017.
Kelly Kelly Net Worth
She has successfully managed to accumulate an estimated net worth of 4 million dollars and her salary per year is $285,000.
Kelly Kelly Height
She stands at an average height of 1.65 m tall.
Kelly Kelly Wrestling Career`
In 2006, Blank was signed to a contract by WWE and, after training in Ohio Valley Wrestling, she debuted on the ECW brand in June 2006. In 2006, while working as a model, Blank was seen by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) official John Laurinaitis, who was interested in signing her to a contract.
As a result, WWE contacted her modeling agency and invited her to their developmental territory, Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), for a tryout. Despite having no previous wrestling experience she was offered a contract, which she signed in May 2006. Even after being called up to the main roster she continued to fly back and forth to OVW’s base city Louisville, Kentucky once a week to work shows; first as a ring announcer and referee, then as a wrestler.
One of her first matches took place at the September 6 television tapings where she participated in a Women’s battle royal won by ODB. In late 2007, she also made an appearance in Florida Championship Wrestling, WWE’s new developmental territory.
Kelly Kelly Acting and Media Roles
In April 2007, Blank, along with Ashley Massaro, Layla El, Brooke Adams, Torrie Wilson, and Maryse Ouellet, appeared in a music video for the Timbaland song “Throw It on Me”, featuring The Hives.n April 11, 2008, Blank along with Mickie James, Melina Perez, and Layla El appeared in an episode of Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp as trainers. Six days later, she appeared as a “Soccerette” on the British football show Soccer AM. She appeared a second time on Soccer AMin 2009. On June 14, 2011, together with The Bella Twins appeared on an episode of The Price Is Right. Blank was nominated as “Favorite Butt Kicker” for the 2012 Kids’ Choice Awards.
In August 2007, all three members of Extreme Exposé took part in a photo-shoot for FHM Online. The year 2011, Blank was ranked number 82 in Maxim’s Hot 100. Blank was later featured on both the front and back covers of Maxim in December 2011. The year 2012, Blank ranked number 38 in Maxim’s Hot 100. Blank is one of the cast members of the E! reality television series WAGS, which began airing in August 2015 and features a look into the personal lives of the wives and girlfriends of sportsmen.
Blank made her acting debut on January 30, 2017, episode of Days of Our Lives, appearing in a scene as a waitress who gives information to one of the show’s main characters.
Kelly Kelly Accomplishments | Kelly Kelly Championships
- She was Ranked no. 15 of the top 50 female singles wrestlers in the PWI Female 50 in 2011.
- She is a one time WWE Divas Championship
- Slammy Award for Divalicious Moment of the Year (2011).She later won the award.