Big Show is an American professional wrestler and actor who is currently signed to WWE. Big Show became the youngest person to ever win a world title in either WCW or WWE, when he won the WCW World Heavyweight Championship at age 23, defeating his real life friend Hulk Hogan for the Title during his Rookie year in 1995. Aside from his career as a wrestler, Big Show has appeared in feature films and television series such as Jingle All the Way, The Waterboy, Star Trek: Enterprise, and two USA Network’s comedy-dramas Royal Pains, Psych and the action-drama Burn Notice. In 2010, he had his first lead role, in the comedy film Knucklehead, which was produced by WWE Studios. In 2020, Big Show began starring on the Netflix series The Big Show Show.
Big Show Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 8 February 1972
Birth Place: Aiken, South Carolina, USA
Birth Name: Paul Donald Wight II
Nicknames: Big Nasty Bastard, The Giant, Big Show, Showkishi, The Showster, The Big Showbowski, The World’s Largest Athlete
Also known as: The Big Show, WWE Superstar The Big Show, Paul White, Paul ‘Big Show’ Wight, Paul ‘The Giant’ Wight
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Occupation: Professional wrestler, Actor
Hair Color: Blonde (Natural)
Eye Color: Bluish Green
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Big Show Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 441 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 200 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 10″
Height in Meters: 2.08 m
Body Build/Type: Large
Chest: 60 in (152 cm)
Biceps: 26 in (66 cm)
Waist: 40 in (101 cm)
Shoe Size: 18, width 6EEE
Big Show Family Details:
Father: Paul Wight Sr. (Died due to cancer)
Spouse/Wife: Bess Katramados (m. 2002), Melissa Ann Piavis (m. 1997–2002)
Children: Cierra Wight (Daughter), with Melissa Ann Piavis, and 2 with Bess Katramados
Big Show Education:
Wyman King Academy, Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina
Northern Oklahoma Junior College, Tonkawa
Wichita State University
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Big Show Facts:
*He was born on February 8, 1972 in Aiken, South Carolina, USA.
*His real name is Paul Wight.
*By the age of 12, he was 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall, weighed 220 lb (100 kg), and had chest hair.
*He played college basketball at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville from 1992 to 1993, and was a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II Cougars basketball team.
*He played basketball for one season with Wichita State University.
*He began his career in 1994.
*He became the first wrestler to hold the World Heavyweight, ECW World, WWE, and WCW World titles.
*One of nine wrestlers to win both the WWF/WWE and the WCW world heavyweight titles.
*He Shares birthdays with professional wrestler Jim Neidhart and wrestling managers “Classie” Freddie Blassie and “Sensational” Sherri Martel.
*Previous Managers: Jim Strauser, Shane McMahon, The Taskmaster, Jimmy Hart, Paul Heyman, Joy Giovanni.
*Follow him on Twitter and Instagram.