For the past several decades, WWE superstars have entertained fans with their athleticism and in-ring abilities. Charismatic names such as Hulk Hogan, The Rock, and “Stone Cold” Steve Austin are among the hallowed names that have graced the WWE ring, but there have been many other superstars who have enjoyed lengthy runs with the company. One thing that they all have in common, however, is that their appearances and personas have sometimes radically changed during their careers. Here’s a look at some of the most popular WWE superstars through the years and how their characters have evolved over time.
Kevin Nash – Then
After unsuccessful runs in WCW as characters such as Oz and Vinnie Vegas, Kevin Nash got his first major break in professional wrestling in the mid-90s as the bodyguard for Shawn Michaels.
Kevin Nash – Now
Nash returned to WCW in 1996 when his contract with the WWE expired. Along with real-life friend Scott Hall, he would become a key member of the New World Order faction with Hulk Hogan that forever changed the wrestling landscape.