Maryse Ouellet is a Canadian-American professional wrestler, actress, businesswoman, reality star, and model. Moreover, Maryse Ouellet is a two-time ‘Divas Champion winner. As of now, she working with WWE under the ring name Maryse where she performs on SmackDown.
Table of Biography
Maryse Mizanin best known as Maryse Ouellet was born on 21 January 1983, in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. As of now, she is 39 years old and she is a Canadian-American by her nationality. Moreover, she has a zodiac sign of Aquarius and she is a Christian by her religion.
In addition, she belongs to French-Canadian ethnical background. She is the daughter of Guy Ouellet (father) and Marjolaine Martin (mother). She has a sister whose name is Michelle Ouellet. In addition, she is a black belt in martial arts.
Moreover, she attended the College Montmorency de Laval and completed her graduation with a degree in Business Administration.
She began modeling when she wins the “Miss Hawaiian Tropic Canada” title in 2003. And she has crowned the first runner-up at the ‘International Finals of Miss Hawaiian Tropic’ in 2004. In 2007, she was featured on ‘Playboy’ magazine’s “Girls of Canada” calendar cover. In past, she made her debut in the 1994 Quebec movie ‘Octobre’.
She began playing wrestling in the middle of 2006 as the top eight contestants in the ‘WWE Diva Search,’ but got eliminated. Although, she joined WWE as the fitness and training facility observer at its developmental territory ‘Ohio Valley Wrestling’ (OVW). On 24 August 2007, she signed an official WWE developmental contract as an OVW trainer.
In the OVW live event in December 2006, she made her in-ring debut. Following March, she began wrestling in dark matches. After a few months, she became the manager of Canadian professional wrestler Sylvain Grenier. At the same time, she had her television debut with an episode of WWE Raw where she revealed the music video for Timbaland’s single ‘Throw It on Me’ where she was featured.
In September 2007, she began working as a valet for wrestler Ryan O’Reilly in “Florida Championship Wrestling”. She began competing in singles and tag-team competitions shortly after that. In December 2007, she took over as Ted DiBiase, Jr.’s manager.
From 2008 to 2011
After a clash with Eve Torres in a 2008 episode of ‘SmackDown,’ her snooty and villainous image became well-known, making her the first wrestler to be eliminated from the swimsuit competition. She made her debut as part of the ‘Raw’ brand on April 27, 2009, but with a loss, after which she needed genuine knee surgery.
She returned in November as the guest timekeeper for a Thanksgiving-themed 6-‘Divas’ tag-team match of “Raw”. After defeating Kim in the finals in 2010, she became the first “Diva” to hold the “WWE Divas Championship” title twice. However, in a ‘Fatal Four-Way’ match on June 20, she was unable to regain the championship. After that, she began co-hosting ‘NXT’ with Matt Striker.
In August, she underwent abdominal hernia surgery. She then went a break from “WWE”. She was released from the “WWE” contract two months later. In 20111, she announced her retirement from WWE. She launched her clothing and jewelry line named “House of Maryse”. Likewise, she joined the “Family Wrestling Entertainment” women’s matches as a live commentator. She then went on to become a licensed realtor in Los Angeles.
Returned in WWE
In April 2016, she returned to WWE during a ‘WWE Intercontinental Championship,’ to help her husband, Miz, win matches. She returned to ‘WWE’ TV projects in June, assisting Miz in retaining his title against Kane by faking an ankle injury. As part of the 2016 ‘WWE’ draft, she was selected for ‘SmackDown’ in July 2016. On July 26, she made her debut appearance for the company, co-hosting the ‘Miz TV’ segment alongside her husband.
After that, the couple appeared in the role in ‘Raw’ for ‘Superstar Shake-Up’. After that, they made their first appearance on the show. She left television in September of that year due to her pregnancy. She honors with an honorable mention in the ‘Raw’ silver jubilee special episode on January 22, 2018, which featured the franchise’s female legends and their contributions to the show’s success. When she returned to ‘SmackDown,’ she became Miz’s manager in July.
She featured in movies such as ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!’ and ‘Santa’s Little Helper.’ And she also appeared in the ‘E!’ reality ‘WAGS.’
Awards and Net Worth
As of now, Maryse has not won any awards nor got a nomination. In the upcoming year, Maryse Ouellet might receive some of them.
She has earned a huge sum of money in her career as a wrestler, actress, and businesswoman. Talking about her net worth, she has an estimated net worth of $14 million. As a wrestler, she earned around $200000.
Maryse Ouellet married Mike Mizanin. The couple married on 20 February 2014. Mike is also a WWE wrestler who names his ring name The Miz. They have two kids, a daughter whose name is Monroe Sky Mizanin, and the second baby’s name is unknown.
Maryse dragged into a few relationship rumors during her time on ‘NXT Redemption,’ most notably with Yoshi Tatsu, Lucky Cannon, and Hornswoggle. Lita, a professional wrestler, is a huge inspiration for her.
Body measurement and Social media
Maryse Ouellet has a slim body type. Moreover, she is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs around 52 kg. In addition, she has dark brown eyes and dyed blonde hair in color. In addition, her waist is 25 inches and her hips are 35 inches.
On her Facebook page, there are more than 142k followers and on Instagram, there are more than 1 million followers. Likewise, there are more than 1 million followers on Twitter.