Anyone who has watched WWF is no stranger to Shawn Michaels. His full name is Michael Shawn Hickenbottom. Besides being a fighter, he is an actor and television presenter. He was born on  July 22, 1965in Chandler, Arizona, United States of America.

He has three siblings named Shari, Randy, and Scott. His family had a powerful military lineage. Initially, they resided in Reading, Berkshire, England, but they later moved to San Antonio, Texas. From a young age, he hated his name and insisted that people call him Shawn.

He attended Randolph High School and Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas. Coming from the army background, he was a sports enthusiast and loved playing football. In fact, he was the captain of his school team.

As a child, he suffered from Cross-dominance. In his early teens, he made up his mind and decided to become a wrestler. Shawn would participate in several wrestling competitions in his school and would emerge victorious. However, after a while he realized that education isn't his cup of tea and so he dropped out of the University to pursue his dream.

He started his training from Jose Lothario. After years of hard work, on October 16, 1984, he made his debut on the National Wrestling Alliance's Mid-South Wrestling territory. . Though he lost his first match against Art Crews , he managed to impress several veterans like Terry Taylor. At the start of 1985, he played his opening match at the World Class Championship Wrestling.

From here, his career as a professional wrestler began. Very soon, he became a name to reckon with and was one of the unbeatable and best fighters of his time. After playing for years, he bid adieu to his illustrious career and started to train youngsters. Shawn has acted in films like The Resurrection of Gavin Stone and Pure Country: Pure Heart. He is the host of Shawn Michaels' MacMillan River Adventures as well. 

Shawn's first marriage was to Theresa Wood. However, their relationship went kaput after just a few years. Later, he married a dancer named Rebecca Curci on March 31, 1999. The couple has two children named Cameron Kade and Cheyenne.

In 1996, he became a laughing stock in his profession after gracing the front cover of Playgirl. Shawn has also published his autobiography with the help of David Thomas titled Wrestling for My Life: The Legend, the Reality, and the Faith of a WWE Superstar.

Rebecca Gayheart English Actress

Rebecca Gayheart

Rebecca Gayheart is an American actress and model. Her roots had a diverse history to it with the classification of Irish, German and Italian nature. She belonged to Hazard, Kentucky in the United States of America and was born on 12th August 1971. Rebecca completed her from the Professional Children School in New York and went to Lee Strasberg Institute of Higher Studies for her further education. She always had a streak of acting in her and started her journey through the path of modeling. She modeled up for the brand Noxzemi in the early years of1990s. It was a famous brand of its time. She debuted in the film industry with a short movie made by a university student as a part of the college project named ‘Whatever happens to Mason Rosse’ in the year 1990,This brought the hidden actor in Rebecca in front of the world. The real fame came to the actress with the hit movie ‘Urban Legend’ in the year 1998 and ‘Jaw Breaker in 1999. It had the star cast of Rose McGowan, Julia Benj, and Judy Green. She did a music video with the star cast of Heavy Daaz and the Boyz called ‘Nuttin but Love.’ She made her blockbuster debut in the world of Television with the advertisement for Noxzemi. Her next assignment took place with the serial ‘Loving’ in the year 1992. The actress played the character of Hannah Mayberry. She worked in the action-based series named ‘Vanishing son’ in the year 1993 and portrayed the role of Cellist Clain Rutledge. The big brake of her life came with the series ‘Earth 2’ where she had the character name Bess Martin. The theme belonged to the science fiction genre. She became part of the show Beverly Hills in 1995 as Antony Marchetta and did the show Wasteland in 1999. With her hands full of all sort of projects, Rebecca took a music video ‘Meet Virginia’ in her hands in the year 1999. She felt that it’s all about the growth of a person as an actor and versatile projects are best to develop oneself. She also did the television shows named ‘Ugly Betty’ as Jordam and ‘Boeing-Boeing’ with the star cast of Paige Davis, Missi Payle, Greg Germann, Mark Rylance, and Christine Baronski. The actress was part of the film ‘The cleaner’ in 2009 which received a lot of good criticism. She also had the television films ‘The Christmas Blessing’ and ‘Scarlet’ in her bag in the year 2005.

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Whitney Thompson

Popular for being the first plus-size model to become the winner of “America’s Next Top Model”, Whitney Thompson took birth on September 26th, 1987. In spite of being maligned being "too pageant" and "fake" in the show and hitting bottom two several times, she faced ‘Anya Kop’ in the finale and became an inspiration for all full-figured girls by winning the show. Her early education was at Duncan U. Fletcher High School. Whitney was a comrade of Alpha Chi Omega. Naturally a brunette, Whitney received a long blonde weave for her makeover. She bagged several photo shoots and endorsements after winning the title that includes “Cover Girl commercial with Rihanna and Faith 21 line by Forever 21”. While working locally in Florida, she was featured on the cover of “Jacksonville Magazine” thrice. Whitney had often faced discrimination because of her size. She believed she was competition to the skinny models because the plus-sized model used to lose their confidence in initial stages. She told sharing her America’s Next Top Model’s experience. Also, her clients would tell her that their designs won’t work with a plus size model. Nevertheless, she kept receiving compliments for her beautiful features. Whitney Thompson’s first Hollywood venture was the film “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”, released in 2011. Whitney is a dog fancier and owns an adorable basset hound, ‘Baxter’. She is also a travel buff and has an inclination towards watching live sports. When it comes to awareness, Whitney is an ambassador for “National Eating Disorders Association” and has been a part of the Broadway Bares campaign to battle ‘AIDS’ as well. Whitney had a cheesy romantic life where she dated and courted an artist named Ian Forrester for several years and when she accepted his marriage proposal, it was decided to be a wedding ceremony with the contrast setting of sand and sun in Scotland. She made her hobby for cooking food a side career by opening her restaurant, named Springfield with her then “fiancé Ian Forrester” that has added to her net worth. Whitney keeps inspiring women all over the globe to be proud of their curves.

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Whitney Thompson English Actress