Christopher Daniels
Chris Daniels
Billing information
Born March 24, 1970 (age 43)
Height 6 ft. 0 in.
Weight 224 lb.
Hometown Flag of the United States Los Angeles, California
Music "Fallen Angel" by Tricky
Affiliation N/A
Wrestling information
Alignment Heel
Style Technical, High-Flying
Finisher The Angel's Wings
Match history
0 wins
0 losses
Trophy case
Currently none

Daniel Christopher Covell (born March 24, 1970) is an American professional wrestler, currently contracted to WWE The E-Fed's Raw brand under the ring name Christopher Daniels. He has also worked with Ring of Honor (ROH), and has won fifteen TNA or ROH championships, including ten tag team titles (eight in TNA, two in ROH).

He is known as "The King of Indies" for his work with independent promotions across the world, including Frontier Wrestling Alliance (FWA), International Wrestling Cartel (IWC), and Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (PWG).

Early lifeEdit

Covell was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan on March 24, 1970. When Covell was three, his family relocated to Fayetteville, North Carolina, where he became an avid fan of Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling. After he graduated from Methodist College with a degree in theater, Covell and his wife moved to Chicago, Illinois, where he planned to become an actor.

Professional wrestling careerEdit

World Wrestling Entertainment / WWEEdit

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Television and film appearancesEdit

Covell appeared in two episodes of Distraction as Curry Man, with fellow wrestlers Frankie Kazarian and Samoa Joe. He made a Chef Boyardee commercial with Matt and Jeff Hardy and a guest appearance on Numb3rs with mixed martial artist Tito Ortiz.

He competed on the January 18, 2008, episode of Merv Griffin's Crosswords, coming in at the beginning of the second round as a "Spoiler". He made it to the front row once, temporarily winning a trip to Reno, Nevada, but ended the show back as a Spoiler, therefore leaving with only the consolation prize.

He appears uncredited in the 1999 documentary film, Beyond the Mat.

He also appeared uncredited in the 2013 parody film, 30 Nights of Paranormal Activity with the Devil Inside the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo as Bane.

Personal lifeEdit

Covell is married to Lisa and has two children. His daughter, Jerica Ellen, was born September 26, 2003, and his son, Joshua Allen, was born October 21, 2005. Joshua's middle name is derived from the first name of Covell's best friend, Allen Jones, who wrestles as A.J. Styles.

Covell is a comic book fan. His favorite Marvel Comics creation is The X-Men, and his favorite X-Men character is Wolverine. He trades comics with other wrestlers, including Samoa Joe and Homicide.

Covell earned a degree in theater from Methodist College in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

On August 28, 2009, Covell was arrested for driving under the influence.

In wrestlingEdit

  • Nicknames
    • "The Fallen Angel"
    • "(Self-proclaimed) Mr. TNA"
    • "Hot and Spicy" (as Curry Man)
    • "King of Spice" (as Curry Man)
    • "Tastes Great"
    • "The (self-proclaimed) Face of Impact Wrestling"
    • "The Ring General"

Championships and accomplishmentsEdit

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