Renee Young whose full name is Renee Jane Paquette is a Canadian sports broadcaster and also an actress. Presently, she works as a sports commentator with WWE. She also runs a website called prettyfunnyblonde.com where she blogs about food and lifestyle, and a weekly podcast with Stacey McGunnigle that is widely successful.
Renee Young’s Bio
This Canadian media boss was born on the 19th of September, 1985 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Right from childhood, it was obvious that she was made for the spotlight as she was a child model. Immediately after high school, she began to pursue her dreams of being in the media and applied to multiple universities. She eventually got training in improvisational comedy. By the time she was 19, this fearless woman moved all the way to Los Angeles, California to pursue a career in comedic acting. Eventually, she moved back to her city, Toronto, where she began to audition for parts in commercials, music videos, and even films.
Renee Young has had a very long and successful career in the field of broadcasting. It can be traced back as far as 2009 where she was employed by The Score Television Network on a program called Right after Wrestling but was later changed to Aftermath. While working for The Score Television Network, some of her colleagues included Arda Ocal, Mauro Ranallo and Jimmy Korderas who is a former WWE referee. She worked there until 2012.
In October 2012, Renee signed a contract with the American Professional wrestling promotion WWE. Interestingly, she was initially given the ring name Renee Sterling but eventually chose the name, Renee Young. She made her on-screen debut on the 29th of March, 2013 in an episode of SmackDown where she interviewed Randy Orton, Big Show, and Sheamus. Of course, Renee Young has carried out tons of exclusive interviews during her time with WWE since March 2013. Another notable moment for this star was her debut on an episode of NXT as a backstage interviewer on the 23rd of January.
Moving on to bigger things, Renee Young was a co-host of the world tour segment, a segment that showed the details of the city they were filming in and tourists’ attractions. She also worked as a third main presenter on the JBL and Cole Show which aired on WWE.com and even YouTube. The show was canceled in June 2015 but not before winning a Slammy Award for favorite web show of the year.
A major milestone for Renee Young came in 2015 when she began hosting her own show which was titled Unfiltered with Renee Young. On her show, she interviews other WWE employees like herself and it airs on the WWE Network.
Interesting Facts About Renee Young – Dean Ambrose’s Wife
Family and Married Life
Renee Young is married to Jonathan David Good, popularly called Dean Ambrose or John Moxley. Dean Ambrose is an American Professional wrestler who is a former WWE World Champion and WWW intercontinental champion. Apparently, they are longtime sweethearts and tied the knot on the 12th of April 2017. Their marriage has produced no children yet.
Desire to Be an Actress
Apart from appearing on our televisions as a sports broadcaster, Renee Young also has dreams of being an actress. In an interview in January 2014, she mentioned wanting to always become an actor.
Throwing A Few Punches
Even though she’s not a wrestler, Renee Young has been involved in some fists throwing before. When this happened, she was already in a relationship with Dean Ambrose. She had asked The Miz, an intercontinental champion about his obsession with Dean Ambrose. Miz had apparently retorted sarcastically causing Renee to land him a slap. Ouch!
Appearance with Kelly Clarkson
In 2005, this Canadian beauty was featured in Kelly Clarkson‘s music video for her song Behind Those Hazel Eyes. This is just one out of the many other appearances she has made in music videos and commercials.
Renee Young is the More Active Partner
Fun fact, Renee Young’s husband, Dean Ambrose is not active on any social media including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Renee, on the other hand, seems to be the more active partner having an interesting presence on Instagram and Twitter.