Paul Wight was born February 8, 1972 in Saluda, South Carolina he is an American professional wrestler, and actor he currently wrestles for the World Wrestling Entertainment. On its SmackDown! brand he is known by his ring name The Big Show, he has also wrestled for World Championship Wrestling from 1995-1999.more
Paul has been married two times: his first wife was Melissa Ann Piavis, they were married from 1997-2000. He married his 2nd and current wife Bess Katramados in 2002, he also has one daughter with Melissa.
He made his return at WWE No Way Out 2008.
December 6, 2006 it was announced that he has left the WWE.
On the October 31, 2006 edition of ECW, Big Show & Test beat RVD & Hardcore Holly.
On October 9, 2006, He beat Jeff Hardy on RAW's Family Reunion.
On October 3, 2006, He & Matt Striker beat Sandman & Sabu on ECW.
On September 26, 2006, He beat Sandman on ECW.
August 22, 2006- He beat Sabu by DQ on ECW.
August 20, 2006- He beat Sabu at Summerslam.
He defeated Kurt Angle at No Mercy 2004.
He defeated Rey Mysterio at Backlash 2003.
July 25, 2006- He beat Kane on ECW.
July 11, 2006- He beat Ric Flair in an Extreme Rules Match on ECW.
He is the first person to ever win the 3 promotion championships. The WCW, WWE, and ECW Championship.
July 4, 2006- He beat RVD on ECW to become the new ECW World Heavyweight Champion.
06/07/06- He went to ECW.
June 5, 2006- He beat Triple H by DQ on RAW.
His theme song, Crank it Up by Brand New Sin, is faetured on the CD, WWE Wresckless Intent.
Wrestling Observer Newsletter Awards:
1996 Rookie of the Year.
He has lots tattoos, including a tiger on his right biceps and his wife's name on the back of his neck.
He is married, and his wife, Bess, is of average height. He also has a daughter, Sierra, from a previous marriage.
He was in The Waterboy as "Captian Insano".
He was in Jingle All the Way as "Huge Santa".
He was in Reggie's Prayer as "Mr.Portola".
Managers: Jim Strauser, The Taskmaster, Jimmy Hart, Shane McMahon, Paul Heyman, Joy Giovanni.
He was trained by Larry Sharpe.
He is the Youngest Person to ever win a World Title in either WCW or WWF when he won the WCW World Heavyweight Championship at age 24.
He shares birthday with professional wrestler -Jim Neidhart, and wrestling managers "Sensational" Sherri Martel and "Classie" 'Freddie Blassie'.
He was 6' 2" and 200 lbs at 12, and 6' 8" and 240 lbs at 14.
He is a member of TKE International Fraternity.
He played basketball for one season with Wichita State University.
He is 7'2" tall and weighs about 500 pounds.
Updated WWE Title History: WWE Champion (2), WWE World Tag Team Champion (3), WWE United States Champion, WWE Hardcore Champion (2)