World Wrestling Federation, World Wrestling Entertainment, Total Nonstop Action, Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling and more. This is the definitive Smart Mark RadioList of the Top 25 Sexiest Female Wrestlers of All Time. This article was created as an addendum to the on-air broadcast where we discussed the Top 10 Sexiest Female Wrestlers of All Time, on March 13th, 2011.
25 – Melina
Melina Perez – (Melina Nava Perez) born March 9, 1979, better known simply as Melina, is an American professional wrestler best known from World Wrestling Entertainment wrestling. Melina joined the independent professional wrestling circuit before joining WWE in 2004. Initially, she was a manager for the tag team of MNM. She managed them to three reigns as WWE Tag Team Champions, as well as former boyfriend and MNM member Johnny Nitro, to two reigns as WWE Intercontinental Champion. Melina made her WWE singles debut in 2005. Melina was also the first woman in WWE history to become a multiple-time champion with both the WWE Women’s Championship and the WWE Divas Championship. Pérez began her career as a model. She won a Miss California beauty contest and also modeled athletic wear for Nike. She decided to become a professional wrestler after talking to Empire Wrestling Federation (EWF) superstar Mike Henderson in 2000. Many EWF officials stated that she had the most natural ability of any woman who came through their school. In late 2002 Pérez auditioned for World Wrestling Entertainment’s reality show Tough Enough III, making it through to the final twenty-one before being eliminated from the competition in the final cut of the first episode. After she was eliminated from the contest, trainer Al Snow pulled Pérez aside and encouraged her to keep trying to pursue her dream as a wrestler. Melina has been named to the Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List three times, being ranked 86th in 2008, 24th in2009, and 89th in 2010.
24 – (Tie) Ashley Cartier
Ashley Cartier– (Natalie Will) born August 7th, 1962, auditioned for the Nevada-based Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (G.L.O.W.)in 1986. Successful in her audition, she went on to train under Mando Guerrero for six weeks, before beginning to wrestle in GLOW under the ring name Ashley. Ashley also formed a tag team with Tina Ferrari (Ivory), known as T & A , with whom she won the GLOW Tag Team Championship. They later changed their names to the Beverly Hills Knockouts to help promote her Ask Ashley segment. Ask Ashley was a segment on GLOW where Ashley would read letters from fans asking for advice, and give them zany and off the wall answers in return. Natalie also wrestled from 1987-1990 in POWW (Powerful Women of Wrestling) under the name Tiffany Crystal. Natalie is also a former cheerleader for both the NFL’s Raiders and the L.A. Express of the USFL. After getting married, she retired from wrestling to start a family.
24 – (Tie) Angelina Love
Angelina Love – (Lauren Williams) born September 13, 1981, is a Canadian professional wrestler. She is best known for her stint at Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), where she was a Knockout Champion. She works outside of TNA under the ring name Angel Williams. Williams debuted in wrestling in 2000, working independent promotions around Canada. Her all-time favorite wrestler, Shawn Michaels, was her inspiration to get into wrestling. She was first a valet for various wrestlers such as Chris Sabin and Eric Young and then began to train under Rob Fuego to become a wrestler as well. She was working for promotions around America when World Wrestling Entertainment spotted her and invited her to a tryout in June 2004. After being let go from her WWE developmental contract in May 2007, Williams resurfaced in Mexico’s Asistencia Asesoría y Administración (AAA) promotion under the name Canadian Angel. She also appeared for independent promotions such as NWA: Extreme Canadian Championship Wrestling and Full Throttle Wrestling. In September 2007, she was contacted again by TNA to appear at their annual pay-per-view Bound for Glory. Williams soon began competing under the ring name Angelina Love and formed a partnership with Velvet Sky, calling themselves Velvet-Love Entertainment, later changed to The Beautiful People. Angelina Love has made three straight appearances on the Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List, being ranked 48 in 2010, 58 in 2011, and 89 in 2012.
23 – Rosa Mendes
Rosa Mendes – (Milena Leticia Roucka) born October 25, 1979, is a Canadian professional wrestler and former model of Czech and Costa Rican descent. She is signed to WWE, and works as Rosa Mendes on the SmackDown brand. Roucka studied business at the University of British Columbia, but left to pursue a modeling career. She won several competitions, including the 2004 Piel Dorada, and also acted in commercials. In mid-2006, Roucka participated in the 2006 edition WWE Diva Search. Despite finishing fourth, she was hired by WWE, and assigned to train in Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW) using the ring name ‘Roucka’. On September 19, 2007, Roucka won the OVW Women’s Championship, which she held for five months until February 20, 2008. The following month, Roucka transferred to Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW), WWE’s new developmental territory. In November 2008, Roucka began appearing on Raw, where she became associated with Beth Phoenix and Santino Marella. The following October, she was moved to the ECW brand and started an on-screen relationship with Zack Ryder, whom she began to manage. The pair returned to the Raw brand in February 2010, and Mendes was drafted to SmackDown in April. In November, Mendes won the Queen of FCW title in FCW, and held it until February 2011. Mendes was named to the Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List in 2012, being ranked #87.
22 – Madison Rayne
Madison Rayne – (Ashley Nichole Simmons) born February 5, 1986, is an American professional wrestler working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling as Madison Rayne. She is a former three–time TNA Women’s Knockout Champion and a one–time TNA Knockout Tag Team Champion and was the first Knockout to hold both titles simultaneously, while also holding the longest reigns with both titles. Simmons, a Columbus Ohio native, began her wrestling career on the independent circuit wrestling under the monikers Ashley Lane and Lexi Lane. She joined the all-female promotion Shimmer Women Athletes in 2007, where she was one half of the first-ever Shimmer Tag Team Champions with partner Nevaeh (making her the only wrestler to hold both the TNA Knockout Tag Team and Shimmer Tag Team Titles). In 2009, she joined TNA, aligning herself with Angelina Love and Velvet Sky as part of The Beautiful People. She has also made appearances in Wrestlicious as Amber Lively.
21 – The Bella Twins
Bella Twins – (Brianna Monique and Nicole Stephanie Garcia) were born in San Diego, California on November 21, 1983, and raised in Scottsdale, Arizona in a family of Mexican and Italian descent. They played soccer up until college, when they started modeling, acting, and doing promotional work. They made their first national TV appearance on the Fox reality show Meet My Folks. Following this appearance, the Garcia twins were hired to be the World Cup Twins for Budweiser and were photographed holding the World Cup trophy. They then participated in the 2006 International Body Doubles twins search. As a professional wrestling tag team, they worked under the ring names Brie Bella and Nikki Bella, collectively referred to as The Bella Twins. Before being promoted to the main WWE roster, The Bella Twins wrestled with Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW). Brie made her debut on SmackDown in August 2008. As part of her in-ring persona, she would disappear under the ring during matches and then emerge revived. Eventually, however, it was discovered that she was switching places with her twin, Nikki, under the ring in order to gain an advantage. They then competed in tag team matches. In April 2011, Brie won the WWE Divas Championship.
20 – Dawn Marie
Dawn Marie – (Dawn Marie Psaltis) born November 3, 1970, is an American former professional wrestler and professional wrestling valet. She is perhaps best known for her appearances with Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) and the SmackDown brand of World Wrestling Entertainment under her ring name Dawn Marie, where she was a WWE Diva. Before entering the sports entertainment industry, Psaltis made her living in real estate. After deciding to pursue a career in modeling or acting, Psaltis began managing wrestlers on the independent circuit after meeting a wrestling promoter. She signed a deal with ECW after what was supposed to be a three week stint. She managed the Impact Players and Simon and Swinger until ECW’s bankruptcy in 2001. Psaltis then joined WWE, where her most notable storyline involved her marrying Al Wilson, the father of her rival Torrie Wilson. She was released from her WWE contract in 2005 after revealing that she was pregnant, which resulted in her filing a lawsuit against her former employers. Listen to the December 4, 2011 Smart Mark Radio Interview with Dawn Marie.
19 – Sally The Farmer’s Daughter
Sally the Farmers Daughter – (Becky Mullen) born July 30, 1963, Was a member of the G.L.O.W. (Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling)organization and syndicated television series in the late 1980′s. Her wrestling name for G.L.O.W. was Sally, The Farmer’s Daughter. After her career with G.L.O.W. ended, Becky appeared in several B movies and television shows, most notably Pacific Blue, Renegade and an episode of Married With Children (pictured here on the right) where, in a dream sequence, she ‘wrestled’ on Al’s bed with a then widely unknown Pamela Anderson. Click the image for a larger view.
18 – Rosita
Rosita – (Thea Trinidad) born December 27th, 1990 in Queens, NY, is a female professional wrestler. She has wrestled under the name Divina Fly, and currently wrestles as Rosita on TNA iMPACT. She started wrestling in September of 2008. She began her wrestling career with an independent federation called Victory Pro Wrestling (VPW), later with Fight The World Wrestling (FTW) in Long Island, NY and then at a federation called ACE in Union City, NJ. Thea has been recognized for her high flying style, and has been involved with wrestling her entire life. Her father was a wrestler in high school, her uncle a pro wrestler in Puerto Rico, and the rest of her family is said to be big wrestling fans. Thea was named to the Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List in 2011 where she was ranked #81, in 2012 where she was ranked #39, and again in 2013.
17 – Brooke Tessmacher
Brooke Tessmacher – (Brooke Nichole Adams) born December 4, 1984, is an American model, dancer, and professional wrestler, currently working for iMPACT Wrestling under the ring name Miss Tessmacher. She was first known for her time in World Wrestling Entertainment appearing with Kelly Kelly and Layla in the dance group Extreme Exposé on the company’s former ECW brand. She first became involved in professional wrestling by trying out for the 2006 WWE Diva Search, for which she failed to make the top eight. Despite not making the cut, Adams was chosen to observe workouts in Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW) along with Maryse Ouellet, after which she was offered a developmental contract. She accepted and was assigned to Deep South Wrestling (DSW) to train, starting as the valet for Daniel Rodimer. When Rodimer was called up to the main roster, she was left without a wrestler and focused on becoming a full-time wrestler herself. She made her in-ring debut, a loss toAngel Williams, at a DSW TV taping in December 2006. Brooke appeared on Smart Mark Radio on July 24th, 2011. and again on January 1, 2012. Tessmacher was named to Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women in 2012 being ranked #69, and again in2013.
16 – Sable
Sable – (Rena Marlette Mero Lesnar) born, August 8, 1967, is an American model, actress, and former professional wrestler. Before gaining popularity in the world of professional wrestling, Mero worked as a model for L’Oréal, Pepsi, andGuess?. Along with her second husband Marc Mero, she began working for the World Wrestling Federation in 1996. As Sable, she was one of the first WWEDivas, and she gained considerable popularity, surpassing that of her husband’s. After feuding with Luna Vachon and Jacqueline, Sable became the second WWF Women’s Champion after the title was reinstated into the company. After becoming a heel and leaving the company, Sable filed a $110 million lawsuit against the company, citing allegations of sexual harassment and unsafe working conditions, and even made a rogue appearance in the audience of the WWF’s then time rival WCW. In 2003, she returned to the newly renamed World Wrestling Entertainment, where she was put into a storyline feud with Torrie Wilson, and another storyline as Vince McMahon’s mistress. In 2004, she left the company to spend more time with her family. Outside of wrestling, Sable has been featured on the cover of Playboy three times. The March 1999 issue of the magazine with her on the cover was one of the highest selling issues in Playboy history. She has also guest starred on several television series, including Pacific Blue, and also appeared in the film Corky Romano.
15 – Alicia Fox
Alicia Fox – (Victoria Elizabeth Crawford) born June 30, 1986, is an American model and professional wrestler best known by her ring name Alicia Fox. Prior to becoming a professional wrestler with WWE, Crawford was a model. She signed a contract with WWE in 2006, and debuted in Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW). The following year, she moved to Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW), where she competed regularly until 2009. Crawford debuted on SmackDown in June 2008, using the name ‘Alicia Fox’ and the gimmick of a wedding planner. In November, she moved to the ECW brand, where she managed DJ Gabriel. As part of the Supplemental Draft, she moved back to SmackDown in April 2009, before being traded to the Raw brand two months later. Throughout the rest of 2009, Fox began unsuccessfully challenging for the WWE Divas Championship. She briefly managed Zack Ryder in May 2010, and the following month she won the Divas Championship for the first time. Fox held the championship until August 15. In late 2010, Fox appeared as a ‘Pro’ on the third season of NXT. She returned to SmackDown in April 2011, as part of the 2011 supplemental draft.
14 – Lacey Von Erich
Lacey Von Erich – (Lacey Adkisson) born July 17, 1986, is an American professional wrestler better known by her ring name Lacey Von Erich. She is the daughter of Kerry Von Erich and the granddaughter of Fritz Von Erich. She is best known for working forTNA iMPACT Wrestling where she is a one-time Knockout Tag Team Champion with former Beautiful People partner Velvet Sky. Adkisson signed a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment in August 2007. She was assigned to Florida Championship Wrestling in Tampa, Florida, and became the first third generation wrestler from the Von Erich family. She made her debut for FCW on September 15, 2007 managing Billy Kidman. On September 25, 2007, Lacey then appeared as the valet for Ryan O’ Reilly along with Maryse Ouellet.On October 9, 2007 Von Erich made her in-ring debut in a loss against Nattie Neidhart. She was released from her development contract in late 2007. Lacey made an appearance at WrestleMania XXV, where the Von Erich family was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. On the October 1, 2009, episode of TNA Impact, Von Erich debuted as a heel, by aligning herself with the Beautiful People of Velvet Sky andMadison Rayne and attacking the TNA Knockout Tag Team Champions, Taylor Wilde and Sarita. On the October 28, 2010 edition of Impact it was announced that Von Erich had agreed to leave the active roster to train Miss Tessmacher. On November 11, 2010, Adkisson announced her departure from TNA.
13 – Eve Torres
Eve Torres – born August 21, 1984, danced for The Southern California Summer Pro League and went on to become a member of the National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Clippers Spirit Dance Team for the 2006–2007 season. She has also appeared on several television shows, including Show Me The Money, Sunset Tan, and Deal or No Deal. In 2007 she entered the 2007 WWE Diva Search and won. She first appeared on WWE programming as a backstage interviewer in 2008, and also appeared in non-wrestling contests such as bikini contests and dance competitions. In 2009 she became a full-time wrestler, and was involved in feuds with Michelle McCool, Layla and Natalya. She also managed the tag team Cryme Tyme. In late 2009, she managed Chris Masters before winning the WWE Divas Championship in April 2010. She held the championship for 69 days. After acting as the valet for R-Truth in late 2010, she won the Divas Championship for the second time at the 2011 Royal Rumble in January. Her second reign lasted until April 2011. While attending the University of Southern California (USC), Torres appeared in commercials and music videos. Torres was the co-captain of the USC Fly Girls dance squad and created much of their choreography.
12 – Missy Hyatt
Missy Hyatt – (Melissa Ann Hiatt) born October 16, 1963, gained the majority of her fame while working for World Championship Wrestling and Extreme Championship Wrestling. She also briefly worked for the World Wrestling Federation. Hyatt’s professional wrestling career began in 1985 when she was hired by World Class Championship Wrestling. Eventually, Hyatt left for the Universal Wrestling Federation. While still under UWF contract, Hyatt was contacted about working in the WWF. Vince McMahon wanted Hyatt to replace the recently departed Rowdy Roddy Piper and his segment, Piper’s Pit, with a new segment called Missy’s Manor. The show was a disaster, and McMahon asked Hyatt to become a Federette, which were the ring girls shown at pay-per-views. Hyatt thought the role was beneath her, and went back to the UWF. In 1987, when the UWF was purchased by the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), Missy was used as a commentator and then eventually as the manager for Gilbert and The Steiner Brothers. She eventually became engaged in a feud with fellow commentator, Paul E. Dangerously (Paul Heyman). The feud led to an arm wrestling match in which Hyatt defeated Dangerously due to her low-cut top. There was also an incident where, during a match, Hyatt jumped off the ring apron and her breast popped out of her top, and when she went to the WCW offices the next day, they had allegedly blown up a photograph of the incident on their wall. Hyatt complained to her boss, Eric Bischoff, who did not take action, so Hyatt went over his head. As a result, Bischoff released her. Missy then filed a lawsuit against WCW for sexual harassment, and for overdue payments. In 1996, Hyatt joined ECW. She was part of a sexual harassment angle where she kissed Stevie Richards against his will, and he filed a lawsuit. When Hyatt left ECW, she still worked for various independent promotions.
21 – Hollywood
Hollywood – (Jeanne Basone) born May 19, 1969, is best known by her ring name in the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling, Hollywood. In G.L.O.W. she was part of the tag team Hollywood & Vine where they were one time Tag Team Champions. Jeanne attended Burroughs High School in Burbank, CA where she lettered in volleyball and was voted Best Looking by her senior class. As a wrestler, Hollywood was trained by Gene Lebell and Mondo Guerrero. Jeanne has appeared in several films and television shows, most notably Saved By The Bell, In Living Color, Jag, The Larry Sanders Show, Married With Children, Quantum Leap, The Gong Show, Basic Instinct, Me Myself & Irene, Chuck, Sister Act, Days of Our Lives and on Telemundo as The Girl of The Week. Jeanne was also the Smartasses Magazine’s September 2011 Hot Chick O’ The Month. Jeanne continues to film wrestling videos under the name “Wonder Womyn” and was the subject of an original piece entitled “Blonde Vixen” done byGeorge Perez, ironically best known for his critically acclaimed revamping of DC’s monthly Wonder Woman series in the 1980′s. Hollywood appeared on Smart Mark Radio on the June 19th, 2011 Broadcast.
10 – Miss Elizabeth
Miss Elizabeth– (Elizabeth Ann Hulette) born November 19, 1960 – died May 1, 2003, gained international fame during the late 1980s and early 1990s in the World Wrestling Federation in her role as the manager to the late “Macho Man” Randy Savage (Randall Poffo). Elizabeth died as a result of a drug and alcohol overdose on May 1, 2003 in the home she shared with Lex Luger. During a match on July 30, 1985, several managers who were all competing for the honor of being Randy Savage’s new manager were at ringside awaiting his decision. After the match, Savage thanked them and then asked that his new manager come to ringside. Miss Elizbeth emerged from the back and joined Savage, and from that point on became his manager. Elizabeth’s WWF debut aired on the August 24, 1985, edition of WWF Prime Time Wrestling. In arguably the most notable WWF storyline of all time, during the October 3, 1987, edition of NBC’s Saturday Night’s Main Event, The Honky Tonk Man while feuding in ring with Macho Man over the Intercontinental Title, shoved Elizabeth to the mat before assaulting Savage with his guitar. Elizabeth ran backstage and persuaded Hulk Hogan to rescue Savage, by running off Honky and his allies. This incident eventually led to the formation of The Mega Powers. Following WrestleMania V, Savage replaced Miss Elizabeth in favor of Sensational Sherri. For the remainder of 1989, Elizabeth’s appearances were very sporadic. Elizabeth appeared at the 1989 SummerSlam, managing Hogan and Brutus Beefcake as they headlined the show against Savage and Zeus (who appeared with Sensational Sherri). Elizabeth also appeared at a few matches managing Hogan in matches against Savage. Elizabeth also briefly co-hosted The WWF Wrestling Spotlight with Vince McMahon. Miss Elizabeth disappeared from WWF television until WrestleMania VII in 1991, when Savage lost a retirement match to The Ultimate Warrior. Upon his loss, Sherri began beating and kicking the defeated Randy Savage until Elizabeth, who was sitting at ringside, entered the ring and defended Savage. Elizabeth grabbed Sherri by the hair and threw her out of the ring, reuniting Savage and Elizabeth. Macho Man punctuated the reunion by holding down the ropes for Elizabeth after years of her doing it for him. The couple then held a heavily promoted on-air wedding billed as “The Match Made in Heaven” at SummerSlam 1991, in New York’s Madison Square Garden (Hulette and Poffo were officially married in real life on December 30, 1984). Hogan and Savage’s real life friendship unraveled in 1992 when Elizabeth filed for divorce against Savage. In an interview with Radio WWF in 1993, Savage discussed the divorce, openly blaming Hogan and his wife, for turning Elizabeth against him. In January 1996, Miss Elizabeth returned to wrestling as a valet for Savage, while in World Championship Wrestling (WCW). Elizabeth briefly married Cary Lubetsky, a South Florida attorney, on December 6, 1997. The marriage was short-lived, as the couple soon separated and were officially divorced on April 19, 1999. WCW released Elizabeth from her contract on August 17, 2000. Despite being let go by WCW, Elizabeth and Lex Luger stayed together as a couple. Friends of Elizabeth said the two were planning on getting married sometime in 2003. After her departure from wrestling, Elizabeth began working the front desk at Main Event Fitness in Marietta, Georgia, a gym that Luger had owned for years after he and Steve Borden (Sting) opened it during their wrestling heyday. In-between her WWF and WCW stints, Elizabeth worked briefly for ESPN as a commentator for Speedboat racing events. On May 1, 2003, in Marietta, Georgia, Luger called 9-1-1 from his home and reported that Elizabeth was not breathing. She did not respond to mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, and paramedics rushed her to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Elizabeth was aged 42. Luger’s phone call was later aired on an episode of WWE Confidential.
9 – Kelly Kelly
Kelly Kelly– (Barbara Jean Blank) born January 15, 1987, is an American model, professional wrestler, dancer, and professional wrestling valet better known by her ring name Kelly Kelly. World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) contacted her modeling agency and invited her to Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), for a try-out. Despite having no previous wrestling experience, she was offered a contract, which she signed in May 2006. Even after being called up to the main roster she continued to fly back and forth to OVW’s base city Louisville, Kentucky once a week to work shows; first as a ring announcer and referee, then as a wrestler. Blank debuted for the ECW brand as Kelly Kelly. She made her debut on the first episode of the weekly television program, June 13, 2006, becoming the youngest Diva on the WWE roster. Barbie was been named to the Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List three times, ranking 77 in 2009, 69 in 2010 and 90 in 2011.
8 – Torrie Wilson
Torrie Wilson – born July 24, 1975, is a retired American professional wrestler, fitness competitor and model. She is best known for her tenures in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and World Wrestling Entertainment. Wilson’s start in wrestling came when she attended a World Championship Wrestling (WCW) show with her boyfriend in 1999. After going backstage, she was asked to walk out to the ring with Scott Steiner. Later, Kevin Nash expressed an interest in doing a storyline with her. She debuted as “Samantha”, who was brought in by the New World Order (nWo) to seduce David Flair into turning against his father, Ric Flair. They appeared together on February 21 when Wilson slapped Ric, and David zapped him with a taser. At the 1999 Bash at the Beach, Wilson acted as a valet for Flair as he captured the WCW United States Heavyweight Championship from Dean Malenko. As a fitness competitor, Wilson won the Miss Galaxy competition in 1998. Shortly after, she was signed by WCW, where she stayed from 1999 until 2001. In 2001, she began appearing on World Wrestling Federation (WWF) television as part of The Invasion storyline. Her most high profile storyline took place in 2003 when she feuded withDawn Marie. Wilson has also been a part of the all-female stable, or group of affiliated wrestlers, known as Vince’s Devils, which ended its run in 2006. Aside from wrestling, Wilson has been on the cover of several magazines, including Playboy, which she posed for twice.
7 – Maryse Ouellet
Maryse Ouellet– born January 21, 1983, is a French Canadian glamour model and professional wrestler, better known simply as Maryse. After spending years modeling, including winning Miss Hawaiian Tropic Canada in 2003, Maryse was hired by WWE in 2006, after she participated in the WWE Diva Search competition. Despite her elimination, she was sent to Ohio Valley Wrestling in Louisville, Kentucky. She signed a deal with WWE in August 2006 and was assigned to OVW for wrestling training, where she made her ring debut in December 2006. She appeared in vignettes on WWE television. During this time, she continued working at OVW, but was later transferred to Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW) to further her training. In March of 2008, Maryse appeared on SmackDown, competing in a swim suit competition. Three months later she made her television in-ring debut. In December 2008, Maryse captured the WWE Divas Championship, and would hold onto it for seven months. She won the Divas Championship for the second time in February 2010, making her the first wrestler to have the championship on more than one occasion. Maryse has named to theSmartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List three times. She debuted at 61 in 2010, returned in 2011 ranked 53rd, and again in 2012 ranked 27.
6 – Gorgeous George
Gorgeous George – (Stephanie Bellars) born January 25, 1976, served as a professional wrestling valet for WCW and ECW. She has been known as Gorgeous George (she should not be confused with the famous 1940s male professional wrestler known as Gorgeous George) and George Frankenstein. Stephanie Bellars is a former stripper who stumbled into the wrestling business as a result of being Macho Man Randy Savage’s girlfriend at the time. She had met Savage in 1997 at a strip club where she was employed. Gorgeous George made her debut at the side of Savage at Spring Stampede in 1999. Bellars’ main WCW storyline began in May of 1999 when Ric Flair suggested a match between his own protege, referee Charles Robinson, and Gorgeous George, with the stipulations being that if Gorgeous George won, Randy Savage could be reinstated in WCW. Savage then recruited Madusa & Miss Madness to train Gorgeous George for the match. At Slamboree 1999, Gorgeous George defeated Charles Robinson, giving Randy Savage his job back. After leaving WCW, she went to a WWEfor a brief stint. She was asked to appear on TV to confront Chyna. Bellars declined, citing that she felt she was not ready for the WWE yet. In 2000, she returned briefly to ECW as “George”. She was Tommy Dreamer’s valet for his match at Heatwave 2000. In 2001, she appeared for GLOOW as a referee. On September 1st, she married Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein (Paul Caiafa) the guitarist for the American horror punk bands The Misfits and Gorgeous Frankenstein. Together they have a daughter, Boriss, who was born on August 17, 2002. She then officially changed her name to George Frankenstein. In mid-2001, she became a member of the X-Girls in the XWF, a dance group who came out and danced to entertain the fans during commercials, similar to the Nitro Girls from WCW. She has since appeared on the independent circuit for 3PW and WEW. In 2004, she had a few brief appearances in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) as Minsa. She is still active on the exotic dancing circuit. George accompanies the band Gorgeous Frankenstein on stage during live shows as a dancer.
5 – Christy Hemme
Christy Hemme – born October 28, 1980, is an American actress, singer, model, professional wrestling valet and former professional wrestler. Hemme is currently signed to iMPACT Wrestling, as a backstage interviewer and ring announcer. Hemme grew up in Temecula, California and relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a career in modeling. She went on to appear in magazines such as Smartasses, Playboy and Rolling Stone. She has appeared in music videos for Trace Adkins and the bands Blink-182 and Sonic. She also had parts in commercials for AT&T and TrimSpa, and she was a spokesmodel for Hawaiian Tropic. Other early jobs included a waitressing job at Hooters. Her modeling career led to her joining the cast of Comedy Central’s The Man Show as a member of the Juggy Dance Squad in 2003. Hemme took part in the 2004 Lingerie Bowl, and again as a quarterback for the Chicago Bliss Lingerie Football League team in the 2006 Lingerie Bowl. In 2004, Hemme won the WWE Diva Search, and quickly began a feud withCarmella DeCesare, the runner-up. Hemme debuted with TNA on April 23, 2006 at Lockdown. On December 16, 2009, Hemme announced her retirement from in-ring competition and took on the role of backstage and ring announcer. Christy is also the founder and lead singer of the band, HEMME. Christy made her acting debut in the film Fallen Angels, portraying the deadly sin Lust. Hemme is an avid motorcyclist, she owns a Harley-Davidson Dyna Low Rider. Hemme is one of less than ten women who have been named to the Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List all eight years, being ranked 23rd in 2006, 33rd in 2007, 52nd in 2008, 83rd in 2009, 30th in2010, 15th in 2011, and 77 in 2012. She was also named to the 2013 list.
4 – Trish Stratus
Trish Stratus – (Patricia Anne Stratigias) born December 18, 1975, is a Canadian professional wrestler, actress and television personality. After beginning her career as a fitness model, Stratus began working for the World Wrestling Federation and made her debut as a heel on the March 19, 2000 episode of Sunday Night Heat. Early in her career, she was involved in sexually themed storylines, such as managing the team T & A, and an affair with Vince McMahon. As Stratus spent more time in the ring, her wrestling skills and popularity strengthened. Because of this, she was a one-time WWE Hardcore Champion, three-time “WWE Babe of the Year” and was proclaimed “Diva of the Decade”. After nearly seven years in the business, Stratus retired from professional wrestling at WWE Unforgiven on September 17, 2006 after winning her seventh WWE Women’s Championship, the most in WWE history. Stratus is an eight time champion overall. On June 3, 2006, she hosted the Canada’s Walk of Fame induction ceremony and performed a song and dance number. During the show, Stratus ad libbed a kiss with fellow Canadian actress Pamela Anderson. In September 2007, Stratus announced that she would be opening a yoga studio in Vaughan, Ontario called Stratusphere Yoga. In 2008, she hosted her own travel show also called Stratusphere. Stratus was enshrined in the WWE Hall of Fame in 2013.
3 – Stacy Keibler
Stacy Keibler – born October 14, 1979, is an American actress, former Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader, model, and former professional wrestler & valet best known for her work with World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and World Wrestling Entertainment. Keibler was also a contestant on the second season of Dancing with the Stars, where she placed third. She has also appeared on other ABC shows such as What About Brian, George Lopez, and October Road. She also appeared on the 100th episode of the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother as a bartender, as well as the USA Network show Psych. She began her professional wrestling career as a part of the Nitro Girls in WCW. She quickly moved on to a more prominent role in the company as the manager Miss Hancock. As Miss Hancock, she was known for doing table dances, her relationship with David Flair, and a pregnancy angle. Despite wearing business suits, her character was known to climb on top of the announcers’ table and dance sensually. It was also during this period that she began using what would become her trademark ring entrance: slowly putting her legs through the second tier of ropes, and pausing to let the crowd momentarily see her panties. After WCW was purchased by WWE, she moved to the new company, taking part in the Invasion storyline and managing the Dudley Boyz. Keibler also managed Test and Scott Steiner. Before her departure, she was affiliated with The Hurricane and Rosey. Keibler is known for her unusually long legs. She has been known as both “The Legs of WCW” and “The Legs of WWE”.
2 – Velvet Sky
Velvet Sky– (Jamie Szantyr) born June 2, 1981, is an American professional wrestler best known for working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the ring name Velvet Sky. She also works outside of TNA as Talia Madison. Prior to debuting, Szantyr was trained by Jason Knight and Kevin Landry at the House of Pain Pro Wrestling Dojo. After completing her training, she began working as a valet and wrestler on the independent circuit using the ring names Miss Talia, Talia Doll, and Talia Madison. On the independent circuit, she formed a tag team known as T&A with April Hunter. She was booked to her first wrestling championship during her time in World Xtreme Wrestling, getting the WXW Women’s Championship after winning a battle royale on May 29, 2004. Szantyr made a few appearances in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in 2005 and 2006. On the February 24, 2005 edition of WWE SmackDown, she appeared as an extra during the JBL “Celebration of Excellence” party. She was then defeated by Victoria on July 11 in a match taped for WWE Heat. On January 2, 2006, she and Trinity were planted in the front row of the audience to be selected to dance with The Heart Throbs after their match in another Heat segment. She also auditioned for the 2007 Diva Search, but did not make the final eight. When Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) announced the creation of their women’s division in 2007, Szantyr, using her Talia Madison ring name, was announced as one of the ten wrestlers in a 10-woman Gauntlet match to crown the first TNA Women’s World Champion at Bound for Glory pay-per-view. Before the show she made non-wrestling appearances on the October 5 episode of TNA Today and the October 11 Impact, standing at ringside for the debut match of Amazing Kong along with the other gauntlet match participants. In the weeks following the gauntlet match, her ring name was changed to Velvet Sky. At the December Turning Point pay-per-view, Sky and Angelina Love were paired together and dubbed Velvet Love Entertainment, later renamed to The Beautiful People. At Bound for Glory IV, The Beautiful People and Cute Kip were defeated by ODB, Rhaka Khan, and Rhino. In March 2009 the team gained a new member in Madison Rayne, while Kip was “fired” from the stable twice in the following month before finally becoming a road agent for the company. In high school, Szantyr competed in cheerleading, softball, cross-country, and track. Jamie was named #87 on the 2011 Smartasses Top 100 Sexiest Women List, was number 79 in2012, and was also named to the 2013 list.
1 – Tammy “Sunny” Sytch
Sunny – (Tamara “Tammy” Lynn Sytch) born December 7, 1972, is an American professional wrestling manager, personality, and occasional wrestler. She achieved her greatest success as “Sunny” for the World Wrestling Federation during the 1990s, and is widely considered as one of the first Divas. She also performed under her own name in Extreme Championship Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling and Ring of Honor. In late-1992, she signed a six month deal with Smoky Mountain Wrestling. She first appeared onscreen as Tammy Fytch in 1993, playing a villain, who idolized Hillary Clinton. In late 1994, Sytch was contracted by the WWF, and she began appearing as Tamara Murphy, a commentator for “Live Event News” segments during syndicated WWF television shows. One month later, her boyfriend Chris Candido joined the WWF, and the duo began appearing as Sunny and Skip, known collectively as the villainous fitness fanatics, The Bodydonnas. “Zip” later joined the team, and Sunny was in their corner when they won the Tag Team Championship over The Godwinns at WrestleMania XII. In 1996, she won Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Manager of the Year Award. She was also America Online’s most downloaded woman of that year. Sytch then began acting as host for several WWF television shows, including LiveWire and Shotgun Saturday Night, in addition to appearances on MTV’s Singled Out and Entertainment Tonight. Meanwhile, Candido left the WWF for Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW), and it was not long before Tammy began making guest appearances with him in the promotion. She was released by the WWF in July 1998 amid rumors of backstage problems with Rena “Sable” Mero and an addiction to painkillers, as well as no-showing several appearances. She then joined ECW and made her debut appearance at Heat Wave four days after her WWF release. Later that year, amid more rumors of drug use, Sytch and Candido took some time off of television. In between a brief stop for Xtreme Pro Wrestling (XPW) in early 2000, both Sytch and Candido signed on with World Championship Wrestling (WCW). Candido debuted in March of that year and Sytch debuted one month later at Spring Stampede, helping him win the WCW Cruiserweight Championship in a match against The Artist Formerly Known as Prince Iaukea. As in the past, Sytch’s leave was surrounded by rumors of drug abuse. After being released from WCW, the duo landed in Xtreme Pro Wrestling where she managed Candido to a title (the XPW World Heavyweight Title) once again. In the spring of 2003, Sytch and Candido moved to Puerto Rico and were set to work for Victor Quinones’ International Wrestling Association promotion. After the death of Candido in 2005, it did not take long for Sytch to become regularly involved in the independent circuit again. Sytch made appearances as a referee for NWS Wrestling in May 2005 and Hardcore Homecoming on June 10, 2005. Sytch, as Sunny, participated at WrestleMania XXV on April 5, 2009 in the 25-Diva battle royal for the crown of “Miss WrestleMania”, but lost after being thrown out early on in the match. It was announced on the March 7, 2011 edition of Monday Night Raw that Sytch would be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, class of 2011. She was inducted by the entire roster of WWE Divas at the Hall of Fame ceremony on April 2, 2011. On the March 13th, 2011 airing of Smart Mark Radio, Tammy was named the Sexiest Female Wrestler of All Time.
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