Is Randy Orton married? Yes, she is. His wife’s name is Kimberly Kessler. The couple started dating from 2012 and got married on November 14, 2015. His wife used to be a member of his fan club. On November 22, 2016, the beautiful couple welcomed their first child together as a daughter named Brooklyn Rose Orton. The couple lives together in St. Charles, Missouri with their lovely kids.
Before Kessler, Orton was married to Samantha Speno on September 21, 2007. From his first wife, Randy is blessed with a daughter named Alanna Marie Orton on July 12, 2008. They got divorced in 2013. Similarly, Randy is a step-father to three kids born from the previous marriage of Kessler. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Orton:
Who is Randy Orton?
Born as Randal Keith Orton, he landed the planet on April 1, 1980, which makes his age be 40 years old as of 2020. By profession, he is a renowned American professional wrestler and is also known for his acting roles. He currently performs under the RAW brand as he is signed to the WWE network.
He has experienced a successful wrestling journey in WWE where he has turned World Heavyweight Championship four times and WWE Championship nine times. After John Cena, Ric Flair and Triple H, Orton had the most world championship victories in history. He is also recognized for winning the 2009 and 2017 Royal Rumble matches and the 2013 Money in the Bank ladder match.
Early Life and Education
Orton was born in 1980 and his place of birth is in Knoxville, Tennessee, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named Bob Orton Jr. (father) and Elaine Orton (mother). His father is a former wrestler popular by the ring name “Cowboy” Bob Orton. Similarly, his mother is a nurse by profession. His grandfather named Bob Orton Sr. was too a professional wrestler.
He is also blessed with a younger brother named Nathan Orton who is popular for being a stand-up comedian as well as a younger sister named Rebecca Orton. His uncle Barry Orton is a former wrestler.
Regarding his education and academic achievements, he went to the Hazelwood Central High School where he was famous as an amateur wrestler. In 1998, he completed his high school graduation.
Career and Professional Life
In 2000, Orton made his wrestling debut at MMWA-SICW in St. Louis, Missouri. He was trained by his father and the staff of the promotion. He signed a deal with WWF and went for Ohio Valley Wrestling, a developmental territory. He was able to become the youngest world champion in WWE history at the age of 24. He earned the World Heavyweight Championship title by getting victory over Chris Benoit.
He joined a team called Rated-RKO along with Edge. They were able to become the World Tag Team Championship. The team got disbanded in mid-2007. He earned two WWE Championship reigns in one night which made Orton the second youngest two-time WWE Champion. At that time, he was just 27 years old. Along with Ted DiBiase Jr. and Cody Rhodes, he formed the group called The Legacy in 2008. He returned to the singles competition when the team disbanded in 2010. He was also named as the “face of the WWE” by The Authority with whom he was aligned from 2013 to 2015.
It was announced that Orton would be an opponent to Brock Lesnar for SummerSlam on the July 7, 2016 episode of SmackDown. However, Lesnar was drafted to Raw on July 19 at the 2016 WWE draft where Orton was drafted to SmackDown. Orton appeared as a guest on Chris Jericho’s Highlight Reel where he stated that he wanted to face Lesnar. He also delivered an RKO to Lesnar during the August 1 episode of Raw. In revenge, Lesnar attacked Orton in the following night where Lesnar delivered an F-5 to Orton. Orton was defeated by Lesnar at SummerSlam by technical knockout.
He later joined The Wyatt Family in 2016 and together with stablemates Bray Wyatt and Luke Harper he won the SmackDown Tag Team Championship. Later, he turned to Wyatt on the February 28 episode of SmackDown Live in 2017. The following year, he was able to become the United States Championship.
Randy Orton has been married twice. First, he was married to Samantha Speno on September 21, 2007. They had a daughter together but got separated in 2012 and the divorce was finalized in 2013. His second wife’s name is Kimberly Kessler with whom he celebrated his wedding on November 14, 2015. Kessler is a mother of four children, three from her previous relationship and one daughter with Orton. Orton has suffered from anger issues for which he had taken anger management classes.
WWE professional wrestler Randy Orton stands at a tall height of 6 feet and 5 inches or 196 cm. He weighs about 113 kilograms or 250 lbs. His distinctive body features include his blue eyes, dark brown hair color and multiple tattoos. He has put a tattoo of his daughter’s name on left forearm. His chest, arms/ biceps and waist measure 46, 16 and 33 inches respectively. Being a professional wrestler, Orton gives special importance to his regular training, workout and strict diet plans.
Salary and Net worth
Four times WWE’s World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton has an estimated net worth of 10 million USD. He is active in the wrestling world for many decades from which he has been receiving an impressive amount of salary. He has already performed with renowned wrestlers like The Undertaker, Kane, Rey Mysterio, Big Show, John Cena, The Miz, Brock Lesnar, Roman Reigns, Eric Rowan, Dean Ambrose, Finn Balor and much more.
Orton’s net worth is also contributed by his acting roles which include movies like That’s What I Am, The Condemned 2, Long Shot, Changeland and so on. His television credits include comedy television series The Thundermans, drama series Shooter and Deal or No Deal.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of “The Viper” Randy Orton is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia and IMDb. His Twitter account is available https://twitter.com/randyorton where he has amassed more than 6 million followers. He is also active on Instagram @randyorton where he is being followed by over 5.5 million people. His official Facebook page is reachable @RandyOrton where he has garnered more than 16 million followers.