Joseph Curtis "Joe" Hennig (born October 1, 1979) is an American professional wrestler. He is better known by his ring name Curtis Axel and previous ring name Michael McGillicutty. He currently works for the WWE. He is a former Intercontinental Champion and former WWE Tag Team Champion with David Otunga. He was also a member of The New Nexus which was led by CM Punk.
Axel at WrestleMania 31 Axxess on March 28, 2015
|Born||October 1, 1979|
|Lives in||Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Professional wrestling career|
|Ring name(s)||Joe Hennig|
|Billed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Billed from||Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Trained by||Curt Hennig|
|Debut||July 13, 2007|
- Florida Championship Wrestling
- Pro Wrestling Illustrated
- World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE
- "Champions Roll Call: Florida Heavyweight Title". Florida Championship Wrestling. Retrieved 2014-01-02.
- "Achievement Awards: Feud of the Year". Pro Wrestling Illustrated. Retrieved 2014-01-02.
- "Achievement Awards: Most Hated". Pro Wrestling Illustrated. Retrieved 2014-01-02.
- "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 2013". Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 2014-01-02.
- "Intercontinental Championship - Curtis Axel (June 16, 2013 - November 18, 2013)". WWE. Retrieved 2014-01-02.
- "WWE Tag Team Championships - David Otunga & Michael McGillicutty (May 23, 2011 - August 22, 2011)". WWE. Retrieved 2014-01-02.
- "Saluting the Slammys". WWE. Retrieved 2014-01-02.
- Curtis Axel's profile on WWE.com