Weight: 242 pounds
Hometown: Oakville, Ontario
Pro Debut: 1996
He is the "Perfect One" if you ask him. Absolutely perfect at everything he does, or even tries his hand at. This second generation star has taken a page out of the career handbook of another second generation star, Curt Hennig, and attempted to carve out his own reputation using the same style. So far, it has worked, as he is one half of the WCW World Tag Team Champions with Chuck Palumbo!
In only two short years, Shawn Stasiak has risen to the top of the ranks in professional wrestling. ... The son of former World Champion Stan "The Man" Stasiak, Shawn spent only a short time honing his skills on the independent scene before coming to WCW. ... Debuting as a member of the New Blood, he immediately found himself embroiled in a feud with Curt Hennig, and when the two finally met head on, Stasiak shocked the world by earning the win. ... Perhaps seeing a lot of himself in Stasiak, Hennig was soon assisting "The Perfect One" in his matches. ... Formed a team with fellow New Blood member Chuck Palumbo (The Perfect Event), and the duo defeated Kronic (with help from a rule change) to win the WCW World Tag Team Championship... Lost the tag title to Kronic at Bash At The Beach on July 9, 2000.
Perfect. Perfect suplexes, dropkicks, and mat holds make up this blue chip talents arsenal. he has mastered his own variation of the Death Valley Driver, The Perfect Plant, as well as the nearly inescapable Hennig Plex. ... An incredible hunk of meat, his chiseled physique is nearly as impressive as his incredible stamina in the ring.
Did You Know?
Shawn Stasiak spent a good deal of time wrestling in Puerto Rico, where he was a major attraction, before coming to WCW. ... Stasiak's theme music is very similar to the entrance music once used by Curt Hennig. ... By comparison, Stasiak's in ring style is nothing like his father's. While Shawn is about finesse and ability, Stan was a brawler that finished off opponents with his devastating Heart Punch.