Barbara Jean Blank is an American model, actress, ring announcer, reality television personality, and professional wrestler, better known by her ring name Kelly Kelly. Blank has a background in gymnastics and cheerleading, and worked as a model for Venus Swimwear and Hawaiian Tropic. 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 as 'Kelly Kelly'. Primarily appearing in a non-wrestling role, she was a member of Extreme Exposé with Layla and Brooke Adams. Beginning in late 2007, she began participating in more wrestling matches, and unsuccessfully challenged for both the WWE Divas Championship and the WWE Women's Championship on multiple occasions. In June 2011, she won the WWE Divas Championship, commencing a four-month reign. She left WWE in 2012, but has since returned for occasional appearances.
|Birth name:||Barbara Jean Blank|
|Born:||January 15, 1987, Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.|
|Residence:||Manhattan Beach, California, U.S.|
|Ring name(s):||Kelly Kelly|
|Billed from:||Jacksonville, Florida|
|Trained by:||Ohio Valley Wrestling|
|Debut:||June 13, 2006|
|Twitter:||Kelly Kelly's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Kelly Kelly's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||Kelly Kelly's Facebook profile|
|IMDb:||Kelly Kelly's IMDb|
About Kelly Kelly
Born Barbara Jean Blank, she rose to fame as an ECW exhibitionist and won the WWE Divas Championship in June 2011. In 2015, she became a cast member on the E! reality television series WAGS.
Kelly Kelly Before Fame
She practiced gymnastics for 10 years before an injury forced her to quit. She studied broadcast journalism in hopes of becoming an anchor.
Achievement of Kelly Kelly
In an August 6 episode of Raw, she defeated Eve Torres in singles match. She's also performed in North East Wrestling.
Kelly Kelly Family Life
She is the daughter of a Jewish father and a Christian mother and grew up in Jacksonville, Florida. She dated wrestler Andrew Martin for two years before his death in 2009. She married former NHL player Sheldon Souray in 2016; but they split the following year in October 2017.
Associations of Kelly Kelly
Her favorite wrestler growing up was Stone Cold Steve Austin.
Information related to Kelly Kelly
- Professional wrestling dancers
- Miss Hawaiian Tropic delegates
- Female models from Florida
- Professional wrestlers from Florida
- American female professional wrestlers
- Sportspeople from Jacksonville, Florida
- Professional wrestling managers and valets
- Jewish American actresses