With a big portion of the Pro Wrestling business being based around storytelling, it comes as no surprise that many wrestlers have appeared in film and television roles.
Some of these appearances are clearly better than others, but with wrestlers having experience acting as well as having a high level of physicality, it makes them perfect for tough-guy roles.
Guys like The Rock, Hulk Hogan, Kevin Nash and Roddy Piper are no strangers to the Hollywood system. They have managed to create another source of income without destroying their bodies hundreds of nights each year.
Today's WWE is filled with great talents who have begun to pop up here and there in films. John Cena has had a few starring roles in WWE films, and Edge has moved into acting with a stint on the SyFy show Haven, which will see Edge return for season three as was confirmed by writers Nora Zuckerman on her official Twitter..
In this slideshow we will take a look at seven WWE superstars who could have the dramatic and comedic skills to go far in Lala-land.
Many WWE stars have already starred as main characters in feature films, but this list will focus on those with little to no acting experience outside the ring.