Curtis Axel Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Curtis Axel Quick Info
Height6 ft 3 in
Weight103 kg
Date of BirthOctober 1, 1979
Zodiac SignLibra
SpouseBrooke Hennig

Curtis Axel is an American WWE superstar who is best known for his contribution to WWE’s SmackDown. He is also best known for being the son of Curt and grandson of Larry Hennig. Curtis has also amassed himself a huge fan base with more than 600k followers on Facebook, more than 300k followers on Instagram, and more than 900k followers on Twitter.

Born Name

Joseph Curtis Hennig

Nick Name

Mr. Irrelevant, Curtis Axel, Joe Hennig, Michael McGillicutty

Curtis Axel at WWE's WrestleMania Axxess on April 3, 2014
Curtis Axel at WWE’s WrestleMania Axxess on April 3, 2014 (Miguel Discart / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Champlin, Minnesota, United States


He divides his time between Minneapolis and Anoka.




He attained an Associate of Science degree in business computer systems and management from North Hennepin Community College.

Curtis trained under the watchful eye of former professional wrestlers Curt Hennig, Harley Race, and Brad Rheingans.


Actor, Professional Wrestler


  • Father – Curt Hennig (Former Professional Wrestler)
  • Mother – Leonice Hennig
  • Siblings – Hank Hennig (Younger Brother), Kaite Hennig (Younger Sister), Amy Hennig (Younger Sister) (Professional Wrestler)
  • Others – Larry Hennig (Paternal Grandfather) (Former Professional Wrestler)


Paul Heyman started representing Curtis in 2013.




6 ft 3 in or 190.5 cm


103 kg or 227 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Axel’s name has been linked with –

  1. Brooke Hennig (2004-Present) – The couple’s first child was born in June 2009 and they named him Brock. Later, the couple had 2 more boys who they named, Blade Curtis and Hoss Hennig.
Curtis Axel during a live event on April 17, 2015
Curtis Axel during a live event on April 17, 2015 (Miguel Discart / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Sports a thick beard
  • Big muscular physical appearance
  • Thin hair
Curtis Axel at WWE's WrestleMania 31 Axxess on March 28, 2015
Curtis Axel at WWE’s WrestleMania 31 Axxess on March 28, 2015 (Miguel Discart / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Curtis Axel Facts

  1. He inherited his passion for wrestling from his father “Mr. Perfect” and his grandfather “The Axe”. They had both worked with the “American Wrestling Association”.
  2. Curtis made his debut as a professional wrestler on July 13, 2007, in Waterloo, Iowa at the World League Wrestling. He was teamed up with professional wrestler Ted DiBiase Jr. in a match against Dinn T. Moore and Branden Tatum and won by disqualification.
  3. In his free time, he enjoys going ice fishing and playing fantasy football.
  4. Curtis has funded with professional wrestler Brock Lesner on many occasions.
  5. He and The Rock were training partners in the past.

Featured Image By Sayuncle / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0

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