His real name is Colby Daniel Lopez. He is a professional wrestler from America who has become famous due to his talent in the ring. He is a remarkable wrestler and is among the best fighters to win several titles under their name. Seth has won so many other titles in his career as a wrestler. Here are the complete details about the career, biography, and net worth of Seth Rollins in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Colby Daniel Lopez was born Buffalo, Iows in 1986. He is Armenian ethnicity and a Mexican-American stepfather raised him. While growing up Lopez was never interested in wrestling, nevertheless along the way he developed an interest for the sport.
Just like many celebrities, Lopez private life has been on the limelight for different reasons. There was one instance that nude photos of his then girlfriend, Zahra Schreiber were published online without his consent. After the incident, other nude pictures of Lopez were posted on his fiancée twitter account. Lopez later apologized to the public.
However, his relation with his then Fiancee, Leighla Schultz did not last as they broke up soon after. Lopez and Marek Brake co-own a professional wrestling school by the name The Black & the Brave Wrestling Academy, which is situated in Moline, Illinois. He currently lives in Davenport, Iowa.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Lopez first appearance was in 2005 in Scott County Wrestling. He has also worked for the American independent professional wrestling promotion which was established by John Benson Williams commonly known by his ring name, Ian Rotten.
While in the Independent Wrestling Association Lopez enrolled in the Ted Petty Tournament, where he fought and won against with Sal Thomaselli but he was eliminated in the quarterfinals after a defeat from Hammond Indiana. In September 2005, he was pronounced the winner of the SCW Heavyweight Championship.
He later joined the National Wrestling Alliance, which was formed in 1948 and won the promotion tag team championship together with Marek Brave. They secured the championship against several other wrestlers like Brett Wayne and Hype Gotti, Jayson Reign and Marco, among others.
Lopez also fought against Eric Priest and A.J Styles in other single matches. He also appeared in the Total Nonstop Action Wrestling where he teamed up with Jeff Luxon but unfortunately they lost the fight to The Latin American Xchange group which is made up of Homicide and Hernandez.
Lopez was signed into the WWE as Tyler Black and his first appearance was with Trent Bareta before the smack down taping. He also fought in the Florida Championship Wrestling as Seth Rollins where he fought against various wrestlers such as Michael McGillicutty, Hunico, and many others.
Seth Rollins has accomplished so much in his career. He has won the All American Heavyweight Championship two times as well as Florida Heavyweight Championship. Together with Marek Brave and Jimmy Jacobs they won the All American Wrestling Tag Team Championship and Ring of Honor World Tag Team Championship.
He has also won other big titles that many wrestlers would wish to win such as the WWE United States Championship and Slammy Awards for the category of Anti-Gravity Moment of the year in 2014.
Net Worth & Earnings
Seth Rollins is a wealthy man. He has an estimated net worth valued at $10 million. Through his talent as a wrestler, he got a contract with WWE, which indeed has added money to his bank account. It is estimated that he gets about $3 million each year.
The American celebrity is an inspiration to many young wrestlers who want to take their talent to another level. He has proven to be skilled in each match he fights.