Seth Rollins is currently one of the biggest names not only in WWE but in the world of professional wrestling. He has been active in wrestling for nearly two decades, and during this long period, he has already spent thirteen consecutive working under the shelter of WWE.
Rollins has won multiple World Championships in WWE and other prestigious titles like the Intercontinental Championship and the United States Championship. He has a huge fan following in the wrestling world and is undoubtedly a future WWE Hall of Famer. He is also the current World Heavyweight Champion of WWE.
Seth Rollins: Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Net Worth, Family, Injury Details, Tattoo, and Other Unknown Facts
Seth Rollins Height, Weight, Age, & More
Rollins was born on May 28, 1986. Davenport, Iowa, is the place where Seth Rollins was born. He is of Armenian, German, and Irish descent. Rollins is 185 cm tall and weighs 225 lbs. Seth Rollins’s real name – is Colby Daniel Lopez. He got his Lopez surname from his stepfather, who was Mexican-American.
Seth Rollins Early Life
Rollins had been a lifelong wrestling fan who started his wrestling career at 19. Seth Rollins’s favorite wrestler – growing up, Rollins admired The Heart Break Kid Shawn Michaels as his favorite Wrestler. Rollins graduated from Davenport West High School in 2004 and entered the wrestling world in 2005.
Who is Seth Rollins
Seth Rollins is an American professional wrestler who has been active in professional wrestling for 18 years. He is a four-time WWE World Champion and also the current World Heavyweight Champion. Apart from four titles, he has also won multiple other prestigious championships in WWE. He was also an original member of the Shield, considered one of the best factions of pro wrestling.
Seth Rollins’s WWE Debut
‘The Architect’ signed a developmental contract with WWE in 2010, and he worked on the FCW, which was the developmental territory of WWE back then. He won multiple championships in the FCW, including FCW Florida Heavyweight Championship. He later transitioned to NXT, which later became WWE’s developmental territory, where he also became the inaugural NXT Champion.
In 2012, he made a triumphant WWE main roster debut along with Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose. It was the Survivor Series pay-per-view event of the year, where CM Punk was defending the WWE Championship against John Cena and Ryback. The Shield appeared out of nowhere, and they beat down Ryback. It helped CM Punk to earn the victory and retain the WWE title.
Grand Slam, The Shield, Heel Turn
The Shield is indeed one of the best factions in WWE history, and all the members of it went on to win World Championships in the future. Seth Rollins was the first Shield member to win the World Champion in WWE. He also confirmed WWE Grand Slam by his name in April 2018 after he secured his first Intercontinental Championship win.
2014 The Shield disbanded after Rollins betrayed his stable mates Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns. This move also made sure Rollins’ heel turn. He had famous feuds with both of his former teammates on different occasions. Rollins has worked as both heel and babyface and has succeeded in both characters.
Seth Rollins Professional Wrestling Career
Independent Circuit and Ring of Honor
As mentioned above, Rollins started wrestling in 2005 at the age of 19 only. Before joining WWE, he worked on the Independent circuit and the Ring of Honor. After becoming a top indie darling, he entered Ring of Honor in 2007, where he became a top star. He had been a former ROH World Champion and a two-time ROH World Tag Team Champion.
Early Days in WWE – Development Territories
Rollins got the most significant break of his career in 2010 when WWE, the biggest giant in the business, came in search of his signature. He started working in the FCW, aka Florida Championship Wrestling, which was the development territory back then. He won multiple championships in the FCW.
After FCW rebranded with NXT, Rollins transitioned to the new developmental brand. He became the inaugural NXT Champion after defeating Jinder Mahal in the final of the Gold Rush tournament, crowning the first-ever NXT Champion. But he did not have to stay in NXT for long as a main roster call-up for him was edging near.
Main Roster Debut
At Survivor Series 2012, he made his main roster debut as a member of the famous WWE faction The Shield. He teamed up with Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns and attacked Ryback during the triple-threat WWE Championship main event. This sudden attack helped CM Punk to pin John Cena and retain the WWE title. This was a pretty impactful debut.
Early Days in the Main Roster – The Shield
The Shield had been a triumphant stable throughout its lifespan. It has beaten some of the biggest names of WWE. They walked in as a stable in two consecutive WrestleMania events and faced some of the biggest legends of sports entertainment. At WrestleMania 29, The Shield defeated the team of Big Show, Randy Orton, and Sheamus, and at WrestleMania 30, they beat the legendary team of Kane and the New Age Outlaws.
While being together, The Shield achieved many other successes as well. Dean Ambrose had been the United States Champion, whereas Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns won the WWE Tag Team Championships together. Before disbanding, they had a massive victory over Evolution, one of the best factions in WWE history.
Heel Turn and Betrayal
After a series of triumphant victories of the Shield over Evolution, Seth Rollins shocked the entire world when he betrayed Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose and shook hands with the Authority. It was a shocking move, and nobody saw it coming. Many fans still consider it one of the most heartbreaking moments in WWE.
Money in the Bank Cash in at WrestleMania 31
On the very next PPV event, Money in the Bank, he went to win the Money in the Bank briefcase. He cashed it in after nearly one year at WrestleMania during the WWE World Heavyweight Championship match between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns. He was also the first Wrestler from the Shield to win a World title in WWE. This cash-in is still considered one of the best cash-ins in WWE history.
Rollins went on to win multiple other big championships in the future in WWE. He is holding the World Heavyweight Championship quite firmly and has been a fighting champion, unlike his former partner Roman Reigns, who is currently holding the Universal Championship. He has defended his regularly so far; he even defended it in the NXT.
Professional Information Table
|Ring Name||Seth Rollins|
|Nick Names||The Architect, The Visionary, The Revolutionary, The Aerialist|
|Seth Rollins Height||6’1″|
|Seth Rollins Weight||225 lbs|
|Net Worth||$12 Million|
|Seth Rollins’s Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Black, Previously Black & Blond (dyed)|
|Seth Rollins Debut||2005|
|Seth Rollin’s Signature Moves||Sling Blade, Frog Splash|
|Finishing Move(s)||The Stomp, Pedigree|
|Theme Song / Seth Rollins Song / Seth Rollins Music||Special Op (Shield, Previous), The Second Coming (Previous), The Rising (Previous), The Visionary (Current)|
|Catchphrases||“I am The Visionary. I am the revolutionary. I am SETH FREAKIN’ ROLLINS!”|
Seth Rollins Net Worth & Seth Rollins Salary
According to reports from various media sources, Seth Rollins is at a $12m net worth right now. But he is not one of the highest-paid WWE stars. He is not among the top five highest-paid stars. He earns $2.5m in WWE as his salary. Even his wife makes more than him in WWE.
Seth Rollin’s Family & Early Life
Seth Rollin’s birthday – is May 28. As mentioned above, Rollins hails from Davenport, Iowa. He is a person of Armenian, German, and Irish descent. He got his original surname Lopez from his Mexican-American stepfather. In 2019, he learned he had a long-lost brother and sister via a DA test.
Seth Rollins House
Not only Rollins hails from Davenport, Iowa, he currently lives there as well. Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch, former six times WWE Women’s Champion who is also Rollins’ wife, live in a mansion worth 1m dollar according to reports. They live with their baby girl Roux. Since they work in WWE, they have to travel a lot, and they travel with their little girl.
Seth Rollins Mentor
Seth Rollins publicly accepted that retired professional Wrestler and former WWE Cruiserweight Champion Jamie Noble is his mentor. Noble had been active in the wrestling world mainly during the early Ruthless Aggression Era and was one of the most entertaining wrestlers in the Cruiserweight division.
Rollins once revealed this on his Youtube channel when he said, “Jamie is one kinda one of the unsung heroes of our generation in many ways,” explained Seth Rollins. “You look at his WWE run; he could do it all. He’s been a mentor to me, an on-screen partner, and an enemy at times. He loves the industry more than anything. He’s given his whole life to it, and he’s tremendous, and I think he’s highly underrated.” (H/T Wrestling Inc)
Championships and Accomplishments
Rollins won multiple prestigious Independent Circuit and Ring of Honor championships before joining WWE in 2010. He had been a Ring of Honor World Champion and Tag Team Champion. He also won many prestigious titles from all over the Independent Circuit promotions.
Rollins joined WWE in 2010, spending over two years in the development territories of WWE. He first worked at FCW, where he won FCW Florida Heavyweight Championship and other titles. He transitioned to NXT when WWE shifted its development territory, and he had been the inaugural NXT Champion.
Rollins joined the main roster in 2012, and he had been the Tag Team Champion while being a member of the Shield. After starting to work solo in 2014, he won the Money in the Bank ladder match of the same year. At WrestleMania 31, he won the WWE World Heavyweight Championship after cashing in his contract. He won five World titles in WWE and multiple other big prestigious titles and accomplished significant achievements like the men’s Royal Rumble match of 2019.
Championships and Accomplishments / Trophy (WWE)
|WWE Championship (2 times), World Heavyweight Championship (1 time, current; inaugural), WWE Universal Championship (2 times), NXT Championship (1 time, inaugural), WWE Intercontinental Championship (2 times), WWE United States Championship (2 times), WWE (Raw) Tag Team Championship (6 times), Men’s Royal Rumble (2019), Money in the Bank (2014), 29th Triple Crown Champion, 11th Grand Slam Champion (under current format; 19th overall), Slammy Award (9 times), WWE Year-End Award for Best Reunion (2018), Best Dressed of the Half-Year (2021)|
Awards & Achievements (Outside WWE)
|AIW Intense Championship (1 time),
AAW Heavyweight Championship (2 times),
AAW Tag Team Championship (2 times),
FCW Florida Heavyweight Championship, FCW Jack Brisco 15 Championship (1 time), FCW Florida Tag Team Championship (1 time), First FCW Grand Slam Champion,
FIP World Heavyweight Championship (1 time),
IWA Mid-South Light Heavyweight Championship (1 time),
MCPW World Heavyweight Championship (1 time),
NWA Midwest Tag Team Championship (1 time), New York Post – Match of the Year (2022),
PWG World Tag Team Championship (1 time),
Pro Wrestling Illustrated – Feud of the Year (2014), Most Hated Wrestler of the Year (2015, 2020), Tag Team of the Year (2013), Wrestler of the Year (2015), Ranked No. 1 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2015 and 2019,
ROH World Championship (1 time), ROH World Tag Team Championship (2 times), Survival of the Fittest (2009),
Rolling Stone – Best Briefly Resuscitated Storyline (2015), Most Puzzling New Finisher (2015), Most Smothered In-Ring Potential (2014), Ranked No. 9 of the ten best WWE wrestlers of 2016,
Sports Illustrated – Ranked No. 3 of the top 10 men’s wrestlers in 2018, Wrestler of the Year (2022),
Wrestling Observer Newsletter – Tag Team of the Year (2013), Worst Feud of the Year (2013), Worst Feud of the Year (2019), Worst Match of the Year (2019)
|Featured on the tournament finals to crown Inaugural NXT Champion, Universal Champion, and World Heavyweight Champion,
Only Wrestler to cash in Money in the Bank at WrestleMania,
Personal life & Lifestyle
We have mentioned above that Seth Rollins lives in Davenport, Iowa. He is married to former six times WWE Women’s Champion Becky Lynch in a house at Davenport worth $1m, according to reports. They have a baby girl named Roux. Rollins and Lynch got married in 2021.
Seth Rollins cars – Rollins owns five luxury cars like Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster, Ford Mustang GT, Chevrolet Suburban, Chrysler 300C, and Jeep Wrangler. The most expensive of them is the Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster which costs $460,000, according to reports from 21monitoring.
|Seth Rollins’s Real Name / Full Name||Colby Daniel Lopez|
| Birth Date
|May 28, 1986|
|Seth Rollins Age||37|
|The school (s)/ College/University||Davenport West High School|
|Seth Rollins Ethnicity||Armenian, German, Irish|
|Current Residence||Davenport, Iowa|
|Hobbies||Playing Football & Video games, Listening to Music|
|Seth Rollins Tattoo||‘Japanese Samurai Warrior Code Bushido’ Tattoo on back, ‘forever’ Tattoo on left wrist,|
Seth Rollins Movies and Seth Rollins TV Shows
Besides working as a wrestler, Rollins has also worked in several movies, television shows, and web series. He made his film debut in Sharknado: The 4th Awakens, and after that, he worked on several other projects. His latest project Captain America: Brave New World, is set to be released next year, where he reportedly plays the role of an antagonist. He has worked in some Web Series as well.
Seth Rollins Wife
Seth Rollins is married to WWE star and former six times WWE Women’s Champion Becky Lynch, and they have been married since 2021. Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch live happily together and travel with WWE regularly with their little daughter Roux.
First World Championship Win and Following Success
Seth Rollins was the first Wrestler of the Shield to win the WWE World Championship. At Money in the Bank 2014, Rollins went on to win the Money in the Bank ladder match. He kept on carrying it for nearly a year, and he cashed it in at WrestleMania 31 he cashed it in during the main event between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns. He entered the match by cashing in MITB and pinned Roman Reigns to win the WWE World title.
Unfortunately, Rollins had to vacate the title seven months after winning it due to an injury. He won the WWE title again at Money in the Bank 2016 when he defeated Roman Reigns for the title. But Dean Ambrose cashed in his Money in the Bank contract on him that he won on the same night, and Rollins dropped the title to Ambrose.
It took three more years for Rollins to win his next World title. He won the men’s Royal Rumble match in 2019 and earned the right to challenge a World Champion at WrestleMania 35. This time, he challenged Brock Lesnar for the Universal title and took it away from him. It was indeed one of the most significant victories of Rollins’ career.
Rollins dropped the title Lesnar again at Extreme Rules when Lesnar cashed in his Money in the Bank contract on him after his Mixed Tag Team match, where he teamed up with Becky Lynch to take on the team of Baron Corbin and Lacey Evans. Rollins won the title back from Lesnar again at Summerslam the following month.
Rollins dropped the title to Bray Wyatt at Crown Jewel and failed to win any World title for nearly four years. After WrestleMania 39, WWE introduced the new World Heavyweight Championship, and they organized a 12-man tournament to crown the new champion. Seth Rollins won the game by defeating AJ Styles in the final at Crown Jewel to become the new World Heavyweight Champion. He is still holding the title and doing an excellent job as the champion.
Iconic Quotes From Seth Rollins
“I am the man who is going to burn down WWE.”
“I am the architect of my fate and destiny, and no one else will design it for me.”
“In this business, you must be willing to do whatever it takes to succeed.”
“Injuries make you stronger.”
“I am the best wrestler in the world and will prove it every time I step in that ring.”
“I am not here to make friends; I am here to win championships and dominate the competition.”
“I am Seth Freakin’ Rollins, here to burn it down.”
H/T – vs. statistics. FM
Notable Feuds and Rivalries of Seth Rollins
Rollins had many big feuds over the years, and it would be difficult to mention one particular name as his most prominent opponent. However, Roman Reigns can be considered one of the top rivals of Rollins. They have had a series of matches in WWE, and Roman Reigns could never beat Rollins. Every time these two wrestlers stepped foot into the ring together, Rollins somehow snatched the victory.
Dean Ambrose was one of the early rivals of Rollins too, and together they presented some excellent matches. But Ambrose left WWE quite early, and their rivalry could not continue for long. Apart from his Shield brothers, Brock Lesnar had been a rival of Rollins, but their rivalry did not last long, and Rollins snatched more victories over Lesnar in their famous clashes.
Among his other rivals, Triple H had been one of his biggest rivals, and through this rivalry, he turned babyface for the first time after turning a solo star. Their best match took place at WrestleMania 33. Randy Orton had been one of the early rivals and one of the best ones too. The duo had a fantastic game at WrestleMania 31.
Seth Rollins Injury
Rollins did not suffer many injuries in his WWE career, but one of his worst injuries was in November 2015 when he suffered a torn ACL, MCL, and a damaged meniscus at a live event in Dublin, Ireland. This injury was so sinister that he was forced to vacate his first WWE World title.
Seth Rollins was a fan of Shawn Michaels during his childhood. He is a childhood wrestling fan who got into the business early. He also loves playing video games in his free time.
Seth Rollins – He wears different types of boots.
|Seth Rollins Salary||$2.5 million|
|Brand Endorsements||Make a Wish Foundation, Be a Star, Colors cure|
|Charity||Make a Wish Foundation, Connor’s cure|
Social Media Accounts
Rollins has a verified Twitter account with a total of 4.2 million followers. The five-time WWE World Champion is also active on his verified Instagram account, with 4.5 million followers. Seth Rollins Twitter, Seth Rollins Instagram.
Seth Rollins Win-Loss Record
|Promotion||Win %||Draw %||Loss %|
|AAW||48 (64.86%)||6 (8.11%)||20 (27.03%)|
|AIW||8 (61.54%)||1 (7.69%)||4 (30.77%)|
|DREAMWAVE||1 (50.00%)||0 (0.00%)||1 (50.00%)|
|F1RST||2 (50.00%)||0 (0.00%)||2 (50.00%)|
|FCW||74 (64.91%)||11 (9.65%)||29 (25.44%)|
|FIP||8 (57.14%)||0 (0.00%)||6 (42.86%)|
|Independence Day||0 (0.00%)||0 (0.00%)||1 (100.00%)|
|IWA-MS||26 (55.32%)||1 (2.13%)||20 (42.55%)|
|IWA-MS/NWA No Limits||3 (37.50%)||0 (0.00%)||5 (62.50%)|
|JAPW||0 (0.00%)||0 (0.00%)||1 (100.00%)|
|NXT||21 (84.00%)||0 (0.00%)||4 (16.00%)|
|PWG||4 (36.36%)||0 (0.00%)||7 (63.64%)|
|ROH||72 (54.96%)||16 (12.21%)||43 (32.82%)|
|TNA||0 (0.00%)||0 (0.00%)||1 (100.00%)|
|UWF (Carolina)||0 (0.00%)||0 (0.00%)||1 (100.00%)|
|WSX||4 (57.14%)||0 (0.00%)||3 (42.86%)|
|WWE||521 (42.39%)||23 (1.87%)||685 (55.74%)|
|wXw||1 (33.33%)||0 (0.00%)||2 (66.67%)|
|TOTAL||793 (47.03%)||58 (3.44%)||835 (49.53%)|
Q. When did Seth Rollins start wrestling?
A. Rollins started working in 2005
Q. How tall is Seth Rollins in feet?
A. Seth Rollins is 6’1″ tall in feet
Q. Who is Seth Rollin’s manager?
A. Rollins does not have a manager right now
Q. What is the current Seth Rollins song?
A. Seth Rollins uses the song ‘Visionary.’
Q. Who is Seth Rollin’s mother?
A. Holly Franklin is the mother of Seth Rollins
Q. Who is currently Seth Rollin’s girlfriend?
A. Seth Rollins is currently married to WWE star Becky Lynch
Q. When did Seth Rollins win his first WWE World title?
A. Rollins won his first World Title at WrestleMania 31
Q. How many WWE World titles have Seth Rollins won?
A. Seth Rollins won a total of five WWE World titles
Q. Who was Seth Rollins’ first singles WrestleMania opponent?
A. Rollins’ first singles WrestleMania opponent was Randy Orton at WrestleMania 31
Q. Is Seth Rollins, a religious person?
A. Sources claim that Rollins is an atheist
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