Brandi Lauren is a former WWE NXT wrestler who went by the ring name Skyler Story in the promotion. Due to budget cuts, she and several other stars, including Jessamyn Duke, Vanessa Borne, and Alexander Wolfe, were dismissed from their contracts last year. Brandi Lauren was never given the chance to build a name for herself in WWE, where she could have become a great star owing to her beautiful beauty and athleticism.
Brandi Lauren Pawalek, better known by her ring as Brandi Lauren, is an American model and professional wrestler. She is presently an Impact Wrestling performer, having previously wrestled as Ava Storie between 2017 and 2018.
She is also recognized for her tenure with WWE, where she wrestled on the NXT brand under the ring name Skyler Story, and on the independent circuit, where she wrestled for Evolve and Shine Wrestling.
Brandi Lauren Biography
|Real Name||Brandi Lauren|
|Ring name||Skyler Storey|
|Famous For||model and professional wrestler|
|Boyfriend Name||Shotzi Blackheart|
|Height||Centimeters- 173 cm|
Meters- 1.73 m
|Weight||Kilograms- 61 kg|
Pounds- 135 lbs
|Hair Colour||Light Brown|
|Date of Birth||26 September 1996|
|Birth Place||Buffalo, New York|
|School Name||Private School|
|College Name||Not Known|
|Father Name||Not Known|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Source Of Income||Not Known|
|Appeared In||Not Known|
|Net Worth, Salary||N/A|
Wrestling career as a professional
On February 18, 2017, she defeated Lacey Lane at FTPW Fight Club Round 3 to win the first Full Throttle Pro Wrestling Ladies Champion.
She lost the championship in a gauntlet match on March 30 at the OCW/FTPW Downtown Throwdown, with Lindsey Snow emerging as the eventual winner and new champion.
Lauren made her Shine Wrestling debut, losing to Aria Blake for the ACW Women’s Championship.
Lauren was defeated by Jessie Belle Smothers at Shine 39. She also lost against Malia Hosaka at Shine 40 and Thea Trinidad at Shine 41.
Lauren made an appearance at the March 2017 Impact Wrestling tapings. On March 2, she competed in a no-contest match against Brandi Rhodes. She wrestled in a gauntlet battle royal won by ODB for the number one contenders to the Impact Wrestling Knockouts Championship on the March 4 episode of Impact Wrestling.
Lauren also wrestled in the company’s One Night Only pay-per-view, One Night Only: Victory Road – Knockouts Knockdown, losing to Angelina Love.
Lauren competed for the GFW Women’s Championship on April 20, 2017, episode of Impact Wrestling as Ava Storie, but was beaten by champion Christina Von Eerie.
Laurel Van Ness defeated her on April 21. She lost a rematch against Van Ness on April 22 at One Night Only: Turning Point 2017. Ava won her debut Impact match against Amber Nova on October 1.
Storie’s profile was officially transferred to the alumni area of the official Impact Wrestling website on January 31, 2018, confirming her departure from the business.
Storie made her WWE NXT debut in May 2018, competing as Brandi Lauren in a losing effort against Lacey Evans.
Lauren was believed to have signed with WWE for their NXT brand on August 31, 2020. WWE revealed in an official press release on October 7, 2020, that she has signed with the business in the NXT brand. Lauren was released by WWE on May 19, 2021.
Back to Impact Wrestling
Lauren made her Impact! return on the August 19 program, losing to Melina.
Affair and boyfriend
Brandi Lauren was in a relationship with AEW wrestler Joey Janela, also known as “Jelly Nutella,” but the couple split up a few months ago.
She used to post images and videos of Janela on her social media, but the fact that she hasn’t done so in a while indicates that they’re no longer together, implying that Brandi Lauren is currently single. Most people would gladly sell their soul to be with her, which is understandable.
Brandi Lauren and her very close buddy Shotzi Blackheart are “engaged” to be married. This comes after Shotzi “proposed” to Lauren on National Girlfriend Day in August during their trip to Disney Land.
On Twitter, Shotzi even requested NXT Superstar Cameron Grimes to pay for the phoney wedding. On a more serious note, the two wrestlers are simply best friends and are not engaged. They did, however, trick some admirers into thinking it was real.
Brandi Lauren loves pets and frequently uploads photographs of her adorable puppies on social media. She has two dogs named Sophie and Raven, which she adores.
Brandi Lauren began broadcasting on Twitch after being dismissed from WWE, where she plays video games and conducts chat sessions. She has over 9,000 followers on the platform, and her streams receive a fair number of views.
She also has a YouTube channel where she has released a vlog and other videos. Twitch has grown in popularity among wrestlers, with stars like Adam Cole, Paige, and Zelina Vega all streaming videos on the popular service.
Brandi Lauren is a model in addition to wrestling and streaming. That’s not surprising given how lovely she is. It’s great when wrestlers can accomplish things outside of the ring and aren’t only limited to performing in the ring.