Is Paul Heyman married? Yes, he is. His wife’s name is Marla Heyman. The couple has already enjoyed about two decades of their conjugal life but the exact date of their wedding is not known.
On July 31, 2002, Paul and his wife Marla welcomed a daughter named Azalea Heyman as their first child. The duo became blessed with their second child as a son named Jacob Heyman on May 28, 2004. The couple might be experiencing a happy family life together. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts about Heyman’s including some interesting personal facts about him:
Who is Paul Heyman?
Born as Paul Heyman, he landed the planet on September 11, 1965, which makes his age be 54 years old as of 2019. By profession, he is an American entertainment producer, commentator, performer, writer and a successful professional wrestling manager. At present, he is signed with WWE making his appearance on the Raw brand. He is also serving as an executive director of Raw.
He has also served the Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) promotion by being the creative force until its closure in 2001 from 1993. Heyman is also the part of the Looking4Larry Agency in New York City as its co-owner.
He has advocated for five WWE champions to date including Brock Lesnar, Kurt Angle, Big Show, C Punk and Rob Van Dam. He is extremely good at advocating on the ring with a microphone. He is widely noted for his famous dialogue “Ladies and Gentleman, My Name is Paul Heyman.”
Early Life and Education
Heyman was born in 1965 and his place of birth is in Westchester County, New York, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named Sulamita (née Szarf) Heyman (mother) and Richard S. Heyman (father). His father was a World War II veteran as well as a prominent personal injury attorney who died in 2013 at the age of 87. His mother was a Holocaust survivor who died in 2009.
Heyman belongs to Jewish descent and carries American nationality. He was a business-minded person from an early age and used operate a mail-order business at the age of 11. During his teenage days, he started working as a photojournalist at a World Wide Wrestling Federation (WWWF) event. He earned from the company by providing the photographs which he captured.
Talking about his education and academic achievements, Heyman went to Edgemont High School to complete his high school graduation. He was enrolled at SUNY Purchase and started serving SUNY’s radio station and later for the WARY-FM New York radio station.
Career and Professional Life
The working life of Heyman started in her early days and was a professional photographer by the age of 19. He then started working for the New York City nightclub Studio 54 as a promoter. After seeing the interviewing of Superstar Billy Graham by Vince McMahon, Paul developed his interest in working in professional wrestling.
He started his own photo lab at the age of 13 where he used to take pictures of pro wrestlers in New York. He was deeply interested in wrestling and thus published a newsletter named The Wrestling Times Magazine. After that, he obtained a backstage pass for Madison Square Garden marking his initial official task in pro wrestling.
He was appointed as a photographer by New York Studio 54 in 1985 at the age of 20. He turned as the [producer of Studio 54 and started hosting the first Wrestle Party 85 show which also featured Bam Bam Bigelow’s debut. He spent five years being the part of the National Wrestling Alliance / World Championship Wrestling until 1993.
After leaving World Championship Wrestling, Paul tried to start a new promotion with Jim Crockett, Jr. (born on August 10, 1944). They were having different visions as Heyman was interested in modern wrestling whereas Crockett wanted to build traditional wrestling.
He turned as the broadcaster for WWF after the departure of Jerry Lawler from the post on February 2001. From July 2002 to early 2003, Heyman served as a lead writer for SmackDown! which was beating the Raw brand at that period.
Paul started mentoring Brock Lesnar who was a WWE developmental wrestler and seeing this McMahon decided to make him the manager of Lesnar. Paul helped Lesnar to become the youngest WWE Undisputed Champion by beating The Rock at SummerSlam. He was also assigned as the General Manager of the SmackDown! After the forceful resign of Stephanie in October 2003.
In June 2005, Paul became the head booker and writer in Ohio Valley Wrestling which is maintained by WWE as its developmental territory. He returned back to ECW for about a year.
Heyman returned back to WWE as Lesnar’s legal advisor on the May 7, 2012 episode after a month of the return of Brock Lesnar to WWE. He has helped Brock Lesnar in making the decision and speaking on behalf of him. Heyman was inside the ring when his client Lesnar got victory over John Cena and Seth Rollins retaining his WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
Paul has served as a manager to his client Lesnar who has feuded with several stars like Braun Strowman, Roman Reigns, Finn Balor, Gold Berg, Rey Mysterio and so on. He attacked Mysterio’s son Dominic Gutierrez by dragging him inside the ring from the audience seat.
His client won the WWE Championship by beating Kofi Kingston on the 4th October episode of 2019 which also made him become the 5-time WWE champion. Just after the victory, Paul was shocked to see Lesnar being attacked by two-time UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez taking revenge on behalf of Mysterio.
Paul Heyman is a married man. His wife Marla Heyman has supported him in his professional life. The couple has extended their family life by being parents to two children including a daughter Azalea Heyman (born July 2002) and son Jacob Heyman (born May 2004). The family currently resides in Scarsdale, New York, the United States of America.
Paul Heyman has a tall height of 5 feet and 11 inches. He weighs about 105 kilograms making him possess a high BMI calculation. He seems to be very energetic and his distinctive voice makes him different from other people. However, the workout and diet plan of Heyman isn’t provided in his wiki.
Salary and Net worth
The American entertainment producer Paul Heyman has an estimated net worth of 10 million USD. He started making money from the age of 11 and has garnered experience in multiple professions. He has experienced a successful career as a photographer, writer, producer and wrestling manager. Paul Heyman who is currently signed with WWE has an estimated salary of 1.72 million USD. His net worth is also contributed by his writing and producing.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Paul Heyman is prepared by various wiki sites including IMDb and Wikipedia. He is active on Twitter @HeymanHustle where he has amassed more than 2 million followers. One can find him on Instagram @paulheyman where he has garnered over 385k followers now. His website is reachable at www.heymanhustle.com.