As Barbie Blank, she modeled for Hawaiian Tropic and Venus Swimwear.Based upon her modeling, she was granted an interview with the WWE and in 2006 went to work for their then minor-league affiliate, Ohio Valley Wrestling.Even after being called up to WWE's main roster, she continued to fly back and forth to OVW's base of Louisville, Kentucky once a week to work shows; first as a ring announcer and referee, then as a wrestler.Her stripping became a weekly segment known as Kelly's Exposé and usually followed the same routine; Kelly would dance and strip until she was interrupted by Knox, who was upset by her exhibitionism and showing off her body to others.(born January 15, 1987) is an American model, former professional wrestler and professional wrestling valet, better known by her ring name Kelly Kelly.Blank has a background in gymnastics and cheerleading.
This time, it was a dance troupe that also featured Layla and Brooke.In June of 2006, she appeared on the first episode of that always ended when her jealous boyfriend, Mike Knox, stopped her from finishing her dance.Their relationship quickly soured when Kelly developed a crush on CM Punk.That feeling that you get when you walk through the curtain is unlike anything I had ever felt.It’s the greatest feeling to have people chanting your name, supporting you and telling you they want to be just like you when they grow up!As a result, WWE contacted her modeling agency and invited her to their then-developmental territory, Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), for a tryout.Despite having no previous wrestling experience, she was offered a contract, which she signed in May 2006.Former WWE Diva Kelly Kelly would love to be a guest on a Stone Cold Steve Austin Podcast as she has plenty to discuss these days -- not only her upcoming nuptials to NHL hockey star Sheldon Souray but more recently her co-starring efforts in the new reality TV series “WAGS” on E! These WAGS, including Barbie Blank (formerly WWE’s Kelly Kelly), are playing the most competitive sport out there: getting and keeping that pro-athlete man. to put us on after [WWE] ‘Total Divas,’ especially with me doing [WWE] for so many years,” Blank said. takes a wild ride into the world of some of today’s hottest professional athletes from the perspective of the women who stand by their side, otherwise known as WAGS (Wives and Girlfriends of Sports Stars).“A production company asked if I wanted to be involved, so I ran the idea by my fiance, and he was all on board, and the rest is history.” That history is just starting for this new drama-filled series. A University Christian School graduate, she attended nearby Florida Community College of Jacksonville, working toward a degree in broadcast journalism.As in sports, this game is all about getting that “W” and this pack knows how to play the field. Many family members (dad, aunt, uncle, cousins, sister) live in Miami.She studied broadcast journalism, hoping to become a television anchor, and worked as a model for Venus Swimwear and Hawaiian Tropic.In 2006, Blank was signed to a contract by WWE and sent to Ohio Valley Wrestling, a WWE developmental territory.Martin, who dated Kelly for two-and-a-half years, was found dead in his Tampa, Florida home on March 13, 2009, just four days before his 34th birthday.