1996 Olympic Gold Medalist TNA Entertainment & Wrestling
HEIGHT: 6′ WEIGHT: 225 lBS
HOMETOWN: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
FINISHER: Ankle Lock
Honors/Awards & Service
On September 2006 Kurt Angle signed with TNA Wrestling on Spike TV. Angle is the first and only 12 time World Heavy Champion in professional history to have conquer all TNA and WWE top titles, in addition to TNA’s X Division Championship, the WCW Championship, Intercontinental Championship, European Championship, Hardcore Championships and King of the Ring titles. Angle is also the only wrestler in history to win every individual title in his first year as a professional. In both 2006 and 2007, Angle was voted by fans worldwide as one of the World’s Greatest Professional wrestlers of all time.
Angle is a 1996 Olympic Gold Medalist, 1995 Olympic Style World Champion and 6-time US National Champion has more than 32 years of blood, sweat and tears of experience on the mat. In 2003 he was a National Hall of Fame inductee. Angle was also voted by the NCAA as one of the top fifteen greatest of all time and one of the top five best amateur and Olympic wrestlers of all time. Over the past two years Angle was inducted into three Hall of Fames (The Pennsylvania, Heinz Museum West PA and South Western PA).
In addition to Angles leadership skills, athletic and entertainment talents, Angle makes personal time to support many charities including Make-A-Wish, Get Tough on Angina Campaign, Get Out & Vote, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s “After School All Stars” and the Ultimate Teen Challenge. Angle’s continues setting his goals and vision to one day establishing himself as a community leader and to serve as the Chairman on “the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness.
Kurt Angle has worked with fortune 500 companies as a Speaker and Spokesperson. As an ambassador for both the Olympic Games and Professional Wrestling Angle has also made many public appearances worldwide for AAFES (Amy Airforce Exchange Service), Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Coca-Cola, AT& T, Walgreens, NASCAR and GNC.
ACTOR-EXPERIENCE-MEDIA & MARKETING
Angle studied acting under Kathryn Spitz and participated at Point Park University at the Conservatory of Performing Arts. In addition to Angle working if front of the camera he also has worked behind the camera as a fight and stunt chorographer. Angle brings more than entertainment to the table for any film producer. Angle is recognized nationally and international by all types of media (radio, television, cable, internet, social, and print) which has allowed him to support film producer in reaching million upon million of potential film goers by with his interviews and on camera appearances. In Kurt’s well received media tour for Lionsgate’s Warrior film he reached over 40 million potential film goers worldwide.
TNA Wrestling Entertainment (Total Non Stop Action): IMPACT! (Sept 2006 – to present)…Himself
(US- Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday Kurt is on Spike TV with and estimated 3.5 million viewers,
TNA is also available in 140 countries with an estimated worldwide viewership of 6 million)
WWE Wrestling (World Wrestling Federation and Entertainment): (1998 – 2006)…Himself
TV Events Self: (2006-to present)
Extreme Home Makeover Home Edition.
Spike tv – Pros vs Joes.
MTV – Made
Weakest Link tv Show
Spike tv Men’s Choice Awards – Host.
Spike tv UFC Commentator for PPV.
Spike tv Bellator PPV Commentator
CMA – Co-Hosted Country Music Awards
Scream Awards- Spike TV
Direct Auto Insurance
Wrestlemania Harry Met Sally
7 WWE LIVE EVENTS
Subway – WWE Wrestlemania
National TV Programming/Featured Guest
2x Jay Leno
7x Conan Obrien
5x Howard Stern
ESPN Totally Nascar – Kurt Angle NASCAR
PAIN AND GAIN, Action/Drama – Michael Bay 2013
FUNNY OR DIE, Action/Comedy – Will Ferrell August, 2012
WARRIOR, Action/Drama – Lionsgate 2011
LIGHTHOUSE, Action/Drama with Danny Glover, 2011/2012
DYLAN DOG: DEAD OF NIGHT – Action/Horror/Comedy – 2011
BEYOND THE MAT – Drama – to be released 2013
DEATH FROM ABOVE, Action, Horror – to be released in 2013
DEVIL DOGS, Action -in development
RIVER OF DARKNESS, Horror – Released 2010
END GAME pilot/test, Lead Role, Serial Killer, Murder Mystery – Produced by North Shore Pictures, USA 2009