17th coolest man in Britain from Preston

Posted on - 9th February, 2013 - 3:55pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Sport



I am sure you have been asking yourself the question ‘who is Britain’s coolest man’ all day. Well, if you get passed the Cheeky Girls naked photo shoot in this months ZOO Magazine all will be revealed (no pun intended).

In amongst the likes of David Beckham, Bradley Wiggins, Daniel Craig and Jason Stratham we have Mr Cool – Stuart Alexander “Stu” Bennett, more commonly know as Wade Barrett.

Preston born Wade is a professional wrestler signed states side to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Making a name for himself by wining Season One of WWE NXT in May 2010, he rose to dominance as the founding leader of the Nexus moving from Raw to SmackDown forming the Corre. He has won many competitions including the WWE Intercontinental Championship twice.

Bennett’s biog says he sports a tattoo that represents his home town of Preston, with lyrics that say “Culture, Alienation, Boredom & Despair”  (taken from the Manic Street Preachers song, “Little Baby Nothing”).

Soon to be film star Barrett will have a supporting role in a new WWE Studios film Dead Man Down, alongside Hollywood celebs Colin Farrell, Noomi Rapace and Terrence Howard. Should be out on March 8, 2013.

Wade Barrett is featured in this month’s ZOO Magazine (available on sale now)

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