Rotunda died unexpectedly on Thursday, in line with WWE CCO Triple H.
In a publish to Twitter, Triple H wrote: “Simply obtained a name from WWE Corridor of Famer Mike Rotunda who knowledgeable us of the tragic information that our WWE member of the family for all times Windham Rotunda – often known as Bray Wyatt – unexpectedly handed earlier at this time. Our ideas are together with his household and we ask that everybody respect their privateness right now.”
Dwayne Johnson took to Twitter to share his condolences. “All the time had large respect and love for him and the Rotunda household. Beloved his presence, promos, in ring work and reference to @WWE universe,” he wrote. “Very distinctive, cool and uncommon character, which is difficult to create in our loopy world of professional wrestling.”
Rotunda got here from a household of wrestlers, together with his grandfather Blackjack Mulligan, his father Mike Rotunda and his youthful brother Bo Dallas. Rotunda made his debut within the ring in February 2009 and later made his tv debut in June that very same 12 months. From 2013 to 2019, Rotunda led WWE’s Wyatt Household and would enter the world with a lantern to mild his manner and await a crowd chant of his signature catchphrase “comply with the buzzards.”
Rotunda went on to create an alter ego to Bray Wyatt known as the Fiend and in 2022 debuted one other character known as Uncle Howdy, stated to be impressed by the same-name character from 1983 movie “Hysterical.”
Rotunda is survived by his 4 youngsters.