Wrestled for wcw under the name prince iaukea, a hawaiian wrestler. Wcw, near the end, had the artist formerly known as prince iaukaea, which was former island boy prince iaukea now doing a parody prince gimmick.
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The artist formerly known as prince iaukea. I februar 1997 vandt han tv titlen fra william regal og forsvarede den i to måneder, før han mistede den til ultimo dragon. 220 lb (100 kg) birth place. Kort tid efter begyndte han at wrestle som prince iaukea.
An obvious nod to the pop star prince, this persona. The artist formerly known as prince iaukea: He is an actor, known for ready to rumble (2000), wcw monday nitro (1995) and wcw thunder (1998).
13, 1999 prince iaukea changes in his look, his attitude and his entrance. From the artist formerly known as prince iaukea to wcw's security director doug dellinger, see if you remember these faces that were all over wcw television in the '90s. He turned heel and was repackaged in 1999 as the artist formerly known as prince iaukea, a comedic gimmick based on singer prince.
Later, his ring name was shortened to simply the artist. Prince once changed his name to a symbol for which there was no agreed upon pronunciation, as a result of which he was known for a number of years as the artist formerly known as prince until he. The artist formerly known as prince iaukea (c) defeats psychosis to retain the title;
The first match was a tournament final for the vacant wcw cruiserweight championship between the artist formerly known as prince iaukea and lash leroux.after a back and forth match, artist's valet paisley interfered in the match by protecting artist from a diving hurricanrana by leroux, which allowed artist to finish leroux with a diving ddt to win the cruiserweight. Prince iaukea artist formerly known as prince iaukea artist tafka prince iaukea mike haynor. Prince iaukea, who was not the son of the legendary king curtis iaukea (his moniker was given to him by wcw booker kevin.
Prince and his purple lawyers must have gotten involved as this theme is now edited (badly) out of wwe network videos. The artist formerly known as prince iaukea retains the wcw cruiserweight championship against psychosis after paisley beats up juventud guerrera for kissing her on the lips before getting on the apron to distract psychosis, allowing the artist to hit the jumping ddt from the top rope for the win. Wrestling database, about wrestler michael laauli hayner iii, ring name:
He won the wcw world cruiserweight championship from lash leroux in february 2000. Before the next match, tammy lynn sytch performs a striptease, but it is soon stopped by the entrance of the artist formerly known as prince iaukea. 0 votes and 4 comments so far on reddit
The artist formerly known as prince iaukea strolls to the ring for his match: 4 the artist formerly known as prince iaukea. His gimmick was later changed to the artist formerly known as prince iaukea, a take on prince the singer.
The artist formerly known as prince iaukea: Honolulu, hawaii tbe kingdom of tonga. Mike hayner was born on august 1, 1964 in honolulu, hawaii, usa as michael laauli hayner.
Did these guys think they stumbled upon the secret of songwriting or did they just do whatever wcw wanted while cashing the cheques? Only had the gimmick for around 9 months before he was released level 1 7 points · 2 months ago Photo, video, profile fighter, wikipedia.
13, 1999 | wwe skip to main content An angle that was dropped once the real prince dropped the unpronounceable symbol shortly after the gimmick started. The artist formerly known as prince iaukea strolls to the ring for his match:
Michael laauli mike hayner (august 1, 1964) better known by his ring name prince iaukea and later the artist formerly known as prince iaukea or simply the artist, a american professional wrestler.he is best known for his appearances with world championship wrestling from 1995 to 2000. Wcw saturday night taping (february '00 #1) feb 2nd 2000: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) weight.
Norman smiley & the demon defeat xs (lane & rave) bam bam bigelow defeats the wall via dq; Hayner made his wcw debut in 1996 and mainly competed as a fan favorite underdog. The artist formerly known as prince iaukea:
The artist formerly known as prince…(que the crickets)…iaukea. Legendary musical artist prince changed his name to the artist formerly known as prince for a short time. Iaukea denied the allegations, but the rumor persisted.
The artist formerly known as prince iaukea will always be considered a terrible gimmick for how little thought was put into it. I preferred the artist formally known as prince iaukea over just prince iaukea. Prince iaukea profile & match listing • facts & stats • pwi ratings • merchandise • opponents & partners • win/loss record • star ratings • win types • relations • popularity.
The nature boy ric flair's team steps out of a tour bus while eric bischoff and the rest of the new blood watch on a monitor backstage. Prince iaukea changes in his look, his attitude and his entrance. Wcw wcw live feb 5th 2000:
Wcw wcw live feb 4th 2000: Herefter kæmpede iaukea som midcard jobber uden mindeværdige kampe, frem til efteråret 1999 , hvor han blev kendt som the artist formerly known as prince iaukea , eller bare the artist. Introduction below you can see all known star ratings for wrestling matches featuring in dave meltzer's wrestling observer newsletter.please note that ratings are given to the overall match;
Won the wcw cruiserweight title and the wcw television title. Michael laauli mike hayner ( honolulu, 1º agosto 1964) è un wrestler statunitense, noto maggiormente per i suoi trascorsi nella world championship wrestling (wcw) con il ringname prince iaukea o the artist formerly known as prince iaukea (o più semplicemente the artist ). This inspired wcw management to do the same to prince iaukea.
He is best known for his appearances with world championship wrestling from 1995 to 2000 under the ring name prince iaukea and later the artist formerly known as prince iaukea or simply the artist.