|Celebrated Name:||Vince Russo|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Vincent James Russo|
|Age:||62 years old|
|Birth Date:||January 24, 1961|
|Birth Place:||Long Island, New York, United States|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Amy Russo|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes|
|Is Vince Russo Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Author, Podcaster, Professional Wrestling, Writer and Pundit|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$3 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2023|
Vincent James Russo is a famous professional wrestling booker, writer, pundit, writer, and podcaster. He is known for working in World Wrestling Federation, World Championship Wrestling and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. James is a controversial figure in wrestling fans.
The author made an appearance in-ring as an on-screen authority figure. He became a one-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion. The wrestle host podcast named Vince Russo’s The Brans since April 2015. Russo ring names are Vic venom, Vicious Vincent, Vince Russo, Mr. Wrestling III, and The Powers That Be.
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Early Life & Biography
The author was born on January 24, 1961, in Long Island, New York, United States. He raised in Farmingville, New York. Russo completed his graduation in journalism from the University of Southern Indian in 1983. In the early days, he works as a school newspaper, The Shield as an assistant sports editor.
Later Russo worked as an editor in chief for the newspaper. The author starts training for pro wrestling at Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn. He is the owner of two video stores located in Long Island, New York, United States. In 1992, he started hosting a local radio show named Vicious Vincent’s World of Wrestling. The show aired on Sunday Nights in Freeport, New York, United States. It aired only for one year exactly.
The ethnicity of Russo is Italian. In 1983, he married Amy. The couple blessed with three children. The wrestler became Born Again Christian. He is the founder of the short-lived online Christian ministry named Forgiven.
The author became the producer of two shows named evangelical Ring of Glory independent promotion. Vince has a close friendship with Joanie Laurer, known as Chyna.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on January 24 1961, Vince Russo is 62 years old as of today’s date 6th December 2023. His height is 6 ft 2 in tall, and his weight is 86 kg.
He started his career in WWF as a freelance writer for their WWF Magazine in 1992. Russo became editor of the magazine latter. The writer promoted to WWF Creative Team in 1996. The Monday Night Ray received a rating of 1.8 in the same year. McMahon called Russo to make some changes in a televised show. He added edgy, controversial storylines, sexual content, heel turns in the storyline. The working style of Vince is known as Crash TV.
In 1997, the author became head writer of the WWF. He written flagship show Raw is War. He is the person that putting WWF ahead of WCW. He is the contributor in the creation of D-Generation X, The Undertaker vs. Kane, Stone Cold Steve Austin Vs. Mr. McMahon, The Rock rise, and many more. The writer helped WWF to surprise the rating of WCE Nitro. In October 1999, the author left the WWF and replaced Chris Kreski.
He signed with Russo and Ed Ferrara signed a contract with WCW. The author tried the same thing, and he tried in WWF. He often makes fun of WWF with Ferrara. Vincent received a call from Bret Hart and Jeff Jarrett stating that they could not fight. He created a new storyline that was selected by the committee, and he fired.
After three months, the Vince rehired as a booker. On April 10, 2000, the writer introduced as the on-screen antagonist. The celebrity was involved in several storylines like The New Blood vs. The Millionaire’s Club, feud with Ric Flair and Goldberg.
In 2002, the writer returned to WWE as a consultant to oversee the creative direction of brand Raw and Smackdown. Vince left after two weeks. After leaving WWE, he joined TNA as a creative writer. In 2004, he left the TNA. Vincent singed with Aro Lucha’s promotion as a script consultant.
Awards & Achievements
In 2000, he received Worst on Interviews and Worst Non-Wrestling Personality title by Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
Net Worth & Salary of Vince Russo in 2023
As of December 2023, The net worth of Vince Russo is $3 million. He worked for wrestling promotion in the United States. He is known for working in World Wrestling Federation. Vince has always been a controversial figure. He worked for WWF from 1992 to 1999, WCW in 2000, and WWE in 2002.
In 2005, he released a book named Forgiven: Man’s Journey from Self-Glorification to Sanctification. The next book Rope Opera How WCW Killed Vince Russo released in 2010. The wrestler nowadays involved in Podcasting. He created his wealth through Podcasting and YouTube.
Vincent Russo is the person behind the greatest storyline of WWF. He starts his career as a part-time writer but became head writer. He often plays soccer and is a big fan of the game.