|Rеаl Nаmе/Full Nаmе:||Catherine Joy Perry|
|Height:||5 ft 6 inches|
|Аgе:||35 Years Old|
|Віrth Dаtе:||March 24, 1985|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Рrоfеѕѕіоn:||Professional Wrestler, Actress, Dancer, Model, and Singer|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
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Catherine Joy Perry (Lana)
In 2020 Lana age 35 Years Old.Lana is an American wrestler, model, and dancer . She is currently signed with WWE (RAW). She is Ex-wife of Rusev and this time dating with WWE Superstar Bobby Lasely under this article all are explain. She is producer and awarded actress, known for Pitch Perfect 2 time (2012) and (2015), Benny Future and the Madman from Manchester (2008).
Lana Early Life
Her real name is Catherine Joy Perry. Since her childhood, she want to become a ballet dancer like her mother. Her professional career has passed many up and down stages as she started off as a dancer and then move into a model which later followed with acting and music. As a dancer, Lana has worked as a backup dancer for legendary artists like Akon, Pink and Usher. She Started her acting career in 2008 and after which she was seen acting in some films and some noted television series like Pitch Perfect 2,pitch perfect, Big Time Beach party (awarded for best actress), I.C.I.R.U.S., Banshee and The Game .
She achive great success in whatever field she tried her hands on. In 2013, she was contacted by WWE(World Wrestleing Entertainment ) to join the ‘NXT’. She chose ‘Lana’ to be her ring name and made her wrestling debut by serving as a scouting wrestler of Rusev(WWE Superstar). She made her professional wrestling debut bt participating in Wrestle Mania 32 in 2016.
She also appears in WWE video game (started 2015). She appears in WWE 2K15, WWE2K16 , WWE2K17,WWE2K18,WWE2K19 and WWE2K20 . In 4-15, she was roped in to appear in Total Divas. In the Tenth season of Total Divas in 2020, she is one of the leading cast members.
Lana Music and Acting career
In 2009, Lana joined No Means Yes, a girl signed to Ne-Yo’s record label that included Lana (billed as “CJ”), Kat, Shea and Tanu.
The group recorded one single, “Will You Like That” and two others (“7 Years Bad Luck” and “Burnt Rubber”) before dissolving in 2010. Perry later said:
” A girlfriend of mine in college referred me to the man that was putting the group together. Honestly I was so scared to sing and I didn’t even know a song to sing at the audition so I sang “Jesus Loves Me”. I remember them saying “we can work with her tone because she has the right look and she is a model that break dances”. I’m so thankful to this day for that experience because I do not think I would have ever gotten the role in Pitch Perfect if I hadn’t overcome my fear to open my mouth and sing. “
Lana served as a backup dancer for artists such as Kerry Hilson, Nelly, Pink, Usher, Akron and Rich Boy. In 2013, she starred in the music video for the Jackal cover of the permal song “Anal It Funt” with Kemalie Jackley.
She trained as an actress at The Groundlings School and worked with acting coaches Leslie Kahn and Larry Moss. She appeared in starring roles in an episode of The Game in 2011, such as IC.I.R.U.S. An episode of the musical comedy film Pitch Perfect in 2011 and the sequel Pitch Perfect 2 in 2012 and Banshee in 2013.
In 2016, he starred in WWE Studio Production Inquiry with WWE Studio of Famer Adam “Edge” Copeland.
Lana – World Wrestling Entertainment Career
In June 2013, he revealed that he was signed to WWE and was sent to his development arm NXT. He debuted the episode of NXT on October 23, 2013, titled “Lana”, telling Alexander Rusev.
In the November 6 episode of NXT, she became Rusev’s “social ambassador”, using a Russian accent and developing a character who was prominent in foreign affairs and business and social media marketing in college.
she made her main roster debut on the January 31 episode of SmackDown, where she and Rusev appeared in a series of self-promotional videos and speeches the following week.
In early May, she began dedicating Rusev’s matches to his “hero”, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, as well as adopting an anti-American, Russophilic gimmick.
Lana, WWE strike new deal
Lana’s tweet was clearly part of a WWE angle. According to sources, Lana has indeed signed a new 5-year deal with the company which both the parties are happy with. Reports also suggest that the new contract agreement would allow Lana to take time off from WWE for projects outside of the company. Lana’s real-life husband Rusev is also associated with the company and has not renewed his contract yet. He is reportedly still in the midst of negotiations around his new deal.
Lana and Dolph Ziggler
Following the November 3 episode of Raw, Rusev defeated Shimus on the WWE Network to capture the United States Championship. At WrestleMania 31, Rusev lost the title to Cena after Rusev accidentally hit Lana with a ring apron.
At Payback on May 17, Cena defeated Rusev in an “I Quit” match after leaving Lana for Rusev. The next night on Raw, Lana justified her actions by stating that Rusev said he left in Bulgarian, only for her to harshly dismiss him; Later that night, Lana Dolph kisses Ziggler, turning his face and officially ending their union.
After Rusev injures Ziegler, he returns to an August 17 episode of Raw, assisting Lana during a confrontation with Rusev and Summer Rae.
Rana proceeded to “seduce” Ziggler to end his relationship with Lana, but the story ended quietly after WWE announced that Lana had injured her wrist during training.
On October 11, TMZ reported that Lana had engaged to Rusev, which Lana confirmed. Lana made her comeback, once again as the villain, in the November 30 episode of Raw, where she and Rusev referenced their engagement.
Lana In-ring competitor (2016–present)
On the February 29, 2016 episode of Raw, Lana confronted Brie Bella during a backstage segment, arguing that Bella’s fans only supported her out of pity for being a “spoiled husband”.
On the March 14 episode of Raw, he distracted Brie during a tag team match against Team BAD. (Naomi and Tamina), causing her to lose and associate herself with Team BAD.
In the March 22 episode of Main Event, she brought Emma and Summer Rae back to her guild. As a result, Lana faced Bella in a tag team match at the WrestleMania 32 pre-show, which would have Lana’s in-ring debut, which her team (dubbed team B.A.D. and Gora) lost.
Lana made a comeback in the June 6 episode of SmackDown Live, which unsuccessfully competed in the Women’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match, while also feuding with SmackDown Women’s Champion Naomi.
On June 18, Lana was defeated by Naomi in her first television singles match at Money in the Bank. She went on to compete against Naomi in four episodes of SmackDown Live on June 27 and July 4, where she lost both times.
On July 23, at the Battleground, Lana competed in a five-way elimination match to determine the number one contestant for the SmackDown Women’s Championship, where she was eliminated by Becky Lynch.
At the Royal Rumble on January 28, 2018, she participated in the women’s Royal Rumble match for the first time as her 13th entry, but was eliminated by Michelle McCool. Lana will compete in the WWE Mixed Match Challenge, teaming with Rusev, where he defeated Lanias and Belle in the first round, marking Lana’s first official victory in the WWE.
On the May 22 episode of SmackDown Live, she defeated Billy Kay to qualify for the women’s money in a Bank Ladder match with the company’s first singles victory. In the event, that ladder failed to win the match.
Who is Lana engaged to? Her Personal Life
According to the news, Lana dated former football player and actor, Isaiah Mustafa, in the past. They met in an acting class and went out quite often, however, they broke up in 2013.
The report of Lana and a Bulgarian wrestler, commonly known as dating Rusev, first surfaced in late 2014. It was reported that they were working together in WWE’s NXT division.
Is Lana Really Married To Fellow WWE Superstar Bobby Lashley?
The Bobby Lashley-Lana relationship has been the talk of the WWE universe. The storyline has the WWE fandom divided. Some fans have supported it, while some have criticised it. When the company announced the news of the nuptials, Lana received several threats and Bobby Lashley had to deal with online racism. Their much-publicized wedding on the final RAW episode of 2019 was crashed multiple times by their respective ex-spouses and former lovers. So, the question remains, are the loved-up couple finally married?
As Bobby Lashley and Lana prepared to make their marriage official, there was another interruption – this time by Liv Morgan. She dramatically claimed to be in love with Lana, pleading with her to walk out of the ceremony. All hell broke loose then as Lana attacked Liv Morgan. Rusev once again crashed the wedding and attacked Lashley. The wedding telecast ended with an incomplete ceremony and wedding cake smeared across Lana’s face and Lashley brawling with Rusev.
Finlay, the couple managed to complete the ceremony of RAW on 6th January to become Mr and Mrs Bobby Lashley. Actor Rick Malone officiated the wedding. As the wedding concluded, Lana professed to be excited to start her life with Bobby Lashley. Meanwhile, Rusev gifted the couple a wedding album that put together pictures of the entire fiasco that took place during the wedding ceremony on December 30.
How much is Lana Net Worth & Lana salary ?
After joining WWE, the company used him mostly in management roles, along with Rusev. Initially, his salary was around $ 75000- $ 100,000 in 2014. But she enjoyed wrestling and now became a regular contestant on SmackDown Live. No wonder why Lana’s salary reached the $ 200,000 mark.
One of the main reasons for this is Lana’s mainstream attention. She is one of the hottest women in the WWE, who has taken over the Total Divas Show since 2016.
This made him the biggest reason to watch the show. His actions on the Total Divas show have been able to shake the pot causing controversy. Currently, Lana’s total assets are $ 2 billion.
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