A former beauty queen who earned her college degree at Northern Illinois University, the beautiful Maria first caught the attention of the WWE Universe when she nearly won the 2004 Diva Search. Although she didn't come out on top in the competition, the Illinois native still made her way to Raw as a backstage interviewer who wasn't afraid to ask any question, from the hard-hitting to the quirkily obvious. And it didn't hurt that looked great doing it.
From there, Maria's role quickly expanded by leaps and bounds. At first, she was tentative to step into the ring, but she began...
Maria: What's worng? Dolph what's wrong, talk to me Dolph, Dolph.
Dolph: No Maria, I have a personal life and a professional life and i thought you can differ range between those two.
Maria: I thought we were a team?
Dolph: My personal life I-I-I dont know my professional life i see bright lights, a big future, i got something special out there.
Maria: I-I-I know
Dolph: In my personal life.... *Puts hair behond her ear* I dont see you... it's over
MARIA IS THE GREATEST FIGHTER IN OUR ENTIRE GENERATION AND WWE IS SOO RETATRDED THAT THEY FIRED HER SHE WAS THE HEART AND SOUL OF WWE WITHOUT HER WWE IS NOTHING SHE IS MOSTLY THE REASON I WATCH WRESTLING THNX ALL TO HER BECAUSE SHE IS ALSO REALLY NICE TO PEOPLE SHE IS UPER NICE TRUST ME SHE WON A SLAMMY MARIA KENELLIS IS VERY SUCCESFUL SHE HAS WON LOTS OF REWARDS SHE IS MY ROLEMODEL I WISH TO BE JUST LIKE HER SHE IS FREAKING AWESOME! TEAM MARIA TEAM MARIA MARIA IS AWESOME I MEAN I KNOW PEOPLE THINK SHE CANT FIGHT BUT SHE IS JUST ACTING LIKE THAT BECAUSE WWE TOLD HER TO IN FACT SHE IS A...
So you thought you would make her blush?! HA! Maria Kanellis sits down with us for another edition of Kayfabe Commentaries' series that changed the wrestling DVD industry...and she opens up about Divas, The Celebrity Apprentice, the WWE office,...