Magnus (wrestler)

British professional wrestler

Nick Aldis (born 6 November 1986) is an English professional wrestler. He currently works for WWE as an on-screen general manager for the SmackDown brand.

Magnus before a TNA Wrestling event in Bournemouth, England on 26 January 2010
Born (1986-11-06) 6 November 1986 (age 37)
Docking, Norfolk, England
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Brutus Magnus
Nick Aldis
Sir Brutus Magnus
Billed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Billed weight240 lb (110 kg)
Billed fromKing's Lynn, England
Trained byRicky Knight
WAW School
Dropkixx Academy
Frank Rimer
Tony Scarlo
Vince Randell
John Ritchie
John Hall
Harley Race's Wrestling Academy
Frank Rimer

He is also known for his time in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) under the ring name, Magnus. He is a former TNA World Heavyweight Champion and was the first English person to hold the title.

He was also known for being a member of The British Invasion with Doug Williams and Rob Terry.

Before becoming a professional wrestler, he appeared on the British revival of the television show Gladiators. He performed under the stage name Oblivion. Aside from wrestling, he is a co-presenter of Britain's Strongest Man on Challenge TV.

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