- WWE has launched a recruiting website at this link. On it, they reveal the following criteria they are looking for:
- Athletic – Willing and able to engage in intense, physically demanding activities on a daily basis. WWE is a highly athletic style of performance that requires individuals be in excellent physical condition. All prospective Talent are required to pass a rigorous medical evaluation prior to joining WWE.
- Charismatic – Do you have “IT?” Do you stand out in a crowd? Do you have a special or magnetic charm or appeal?
- Determined – A strong conviction to succeed coupled with physical and mental strength. Gaining knowledge of WWE’s in-ring product requires the constant application of lessons taught both in and out of the ring. WWE is looking for individuals who are consistently willing go the extra mile.
- Coachable – The ability to listen and learn. Successful superstars are good listeners, open-minded and adaptable.
- Professional – Be held to a high standard of conduct at all times. As public figures, WWE Superstars are subject to the same scrutiny as other sports figures or celebrities and, as such, are expected to act accordingly both in and outside the ring. All prospective superstars are required to pass extensive background, nudity and criminal searches prior to joining WWE.
- WWE’s Senior Vice President of International Operations Ed Wells told Macleans.ca what many have long thought, WWE is actively seeking for a Chinese talent. Citing the company’s double-digit growth in China since 2007, Wells said: “We’d love to have a Chinese star… And we’re certainly open to working with Chinese talent.”
Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker for his help with this information.