WWE stands for World Wrestling Entertainment then there is another ‘WWE’ in WWE i.e., Walk With Elias, yes Elias, who has a real name, Jeffrey Sciullo, is an American professional wrestler as well as musician, working in World Wrestling Entertainment for SmackDown brand. He often saw playing his music inside WWE squared circle to tease his opponents.
Since he entered into the WWE main roster, Elias feuded with many superstars like Braun Strowman, John Cena, Kurt Angle’s son Jason Jordan and many more. He somehow became a reason for the return of John Cena and The Undertaker during his musical performances.
Since he stepped his foot inside WWE’s squared circle, He entertained WWE Universe with his musical performances and his memorable matches with superstars like Cena and Strowman.
Elias won IWC Super Indy Championship once, IWC World Heavyweight Championship once and WWE 24/7 Championship four times. He was given WWE Year–End Award for Breakout Star of the Year in 2018.
Elias Early Life
Elias was born on November 22, 1987, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Before kicking off his professional wrestling career, he persuaded his high school where he played baseball and reportedly owns a bachelor’s degree in Business Management.
Elias Personal Life
He has managed to keep his personal life very private hence there are no valuable pieces of information about his wife, children or his parents.
Elias Professional Life
Elias began his professional wrestling career with International Wrestling Cartel (IWC) where he bagged the IWC World Heavyweight Championship and Super Indy Championship.
In the year 2014, Sciullo joined World Wrestling Entertainment under the in-ring name Elias, made his debut in NXT where he tasted defeat with Buddy Murphy against The Ascension. In 2015, He altered his wrestling presence by putting himself as a character of the musician He battled at several NXT events including NXT TakeOver: London, Dallas. Samson battled against several competitors such as Shinsuke Nakamura and Finn Bálor.
Samson wrestled his final match on NXT as the masked “El Vagabundo”, where he lost to Oney Lorcan. Before joining NXT, He previously worked in the independent circuit, as a wrestler under different independent wrestling promotions in the United States of America.
As his musician character was receiving a positive response from WWE Universe, He quickly made his main roster debut in 2017 where he started his first feud with Finn Balor and later followed by Jason Jordan, Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman. Elias is a four-time 24/7 Champion and also made an alliance with Shane Mc Mahon and Drew McIntyre, helping them in winning matches.
He was attacked during his musical performance at WrestleMania 35 when John Cena as Doctor of Thugonomics returned and delivered AA to Samson. On the other side, The Undertaker also attacked him during his live music performance. He was recently attacked by Rated R Superstar Edge when he executed his iconic spear on him to kick off Summerslam event.
He is currently going ahead to become King of the Ring 2019. He has reached the semis and will be seen facing Chad Gable to advance his position in the King of the Ring tournament final against Samoa Joe, Ricochet or Baron Corbin.
In 2018 the album WWE: Walk With Elias was released by the WWE Music Group featuring Sciullo.
- Ranked No.391 in the 2013 PWI Top 500 Wrestlers
- Ranked No. 69 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2018
- WWE Year–End Award for Breakout Superstar of the Year in 2018
- Elias is a one-time IWC Super Indy Champion
- He is a one-time IWC World Heavyweight Champion
- He is a four-time WWE 24/7 Champion
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 98 kg = 217 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Elias Personal Information
Full Name: Jeffrey Sciullo
Age: 31 years
Date of Birth: November 22, 1987
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Favorite wrestler: Shawn Michaels
Favorite actor: Brad Pitt
Favorite actress: Angelina Jolie
Hobbies: Wrestling, Singing, and Traveling
Favorite Food: Steak
Dream Destination: Unknown
Favorite Color: Black
Elias Net Worth
$3 million estimated
Not a controversial career until now