Drew McIntyre, a wrestling superstar who’s mostly known for his time in NXT, TNA, and WWE. Born on March 16th, 1986 in Glasgow, Scotland where he grew up living with his grandparents. After high school, Drew moved to Florida to work on his physique and eventually got signed by WWE. He has won many championships over the years including the Evolution Championship in 2016. Impressive indeed! But enough with the wrestling part; what about his love life? Find out more about this married man’s life further down below!
Who is Drew McIntyre married to
Drew is currently married to WWE’s ring announcer Maria Kanellis-Bennett. The couple met during Drew’s time at TNA where Maria was wrestling. They then got engaged after Drew proposed to her on the show, “Knockouts Knockdown” in December 2010.
How long have they been together
The couple has been together for over 3 years. They married on June 17th, 2013 in Las Vegas.
How many kids does the couple have
The couple, however, has yet to have any children together. However, Maria has three children from previous relationships.
Where is their current home
The home of Drew and Maria is located in Tampa, Florida. The house they live in has five bedrooms, four bathrooms, and a pool.
How did Drew propose to her
Drew proposed to Maria on the December 17th, 2010 episode of TNA’s Knockouts Knockdown. He got down on one knee and proposed to her. After she accepted his proposal, Drew then put a diamond engagement ring on her finger.
How was their wedding organized
The wedding was organized by their maid of honor Natalie Sawyer. It was a small private affair with only 110 guests in attendance. Natalie said, “I think the wedding is going to be a lovely thing. It’s going to be intimate.”
How much did the wedding cost
The wedding was estimated to have cost between $500,000 and $1 million. For her dress, Maria wore a Vera Wang gown that reportedly cost around $6,000. She also had over 100 guests show up which means she spent about $616 per guest if she hired someone for $200 per person.
What were their thoughts on the wedding
Maria said, “I think the wedding is going to be a lovely thing. It’s going to be intimate.” Natalie Sawyer, the maid of honor for the wedding, said that she thought it was going to be “lovely.”
WWE stars that attended the wedding
There were about 2-3 dozen WWE stars that attended the wedding including Edge, The Bella Twins, Alberto Del Rio, and Triple H.
What was their wedding playlist
The couple did a Beyonce dance at the reception which might have been a nod to Maria’s time in Dithy Dolls. For their first dance, they danced to The Fray’s “How To Save A Life.”
Where did they go on a honeymoon
As for their honeymoon? The two went to the Maldives and stayed in a beautiful resort on the island of Kandooma.
It’s always interesting to see how celebrities live their lives outside of the spotlight. Drew McIntyre is a professional wrestler, and his wife Maria Kanellis-Bennett also wrestles! This article focuses on some personal aspects of this couple including their wedding planning process, what they spent for their honeymoon in the Maldives, and much more. We hope you’ve enjoyed reading about this married life as much as we have writing it!