The Undertaker describes his off-screen persona

The Undertaker describes his off-screen persona

WWE legend The Undertaker has opened up about who he actually is outdoors of the squared circle.

Regarded as one of many biggest superstars in WWE historical past, The Phenom has captured quite a few titles, headlined numerous occasions and wrestled main names all through his profession. He will likely be inducted into this yr’s WWE Hall of Fame in his dwelling state of Texas.

During his look on the most recent version of Out of Character with Ryan Satin, The Phenom was requested to explain his off-screen persona. He said that he is extra colourful now, and he is making an attempt to rediscover who he’s outdoors of wrestling.

“My offscreen personality… I’m a lot lighter,” stated The Undertaker. “I’m not nearly as dark as what you see on TV. I love cutting up, I love playing practical jokes on people. At this point, there was a long period of time there where it was hard for me to shut Undertaker off. I mean, I kind of live — it’s kind of chronicled, well-chronicled now that I live that character and that sometimes bled over into my personal life. But at this point, I’m rediscovering who Mark Callaway is and a lot of the things that I sacrificed for the sake of my career and that character I’m getting to do now.” (10:00-11:00)

The Undertaker says he’d nonetheless be wrestling if his physique allowed him to

The Undertaker introduced his retirement from in-ring competitors at Survivor Series 2020. He has suffered a number of accidents all through his profession, so he realized it was time to hold up his boots.

Over a yr later, the legend said that he is glad that he is capable of spend time along with his household. That being stated, he added that if it have been as much as him, he’d “probably” nonetheless be competing within the ring.

“And then it’s really cool [that] I’m getting to finally spend time with my children and my wife, just quality time, not time where I’m sitting there thinking about ‘Okay, I’ve got this opponent coming up and what can I do different here,” The Undertaker continued. “I miss being in the ring and if my body would allow it I would probably still be out there. But it’s nice being at home and not having to worry about what I have to do next.” (11:00-11:49)

The Deadman will likely be inducted into the celebrated WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2022 by WWE Chairman Vince McMahon.

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Edited by Colin Tessier

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