Darren Young is a professional American wrestler and actor who came into the limelight in 2005 with his appearance on WWE‘s Sunday Night Heat and Velocity match events. Besides that, he is also notably known for being part of the WWE NXT and The Prime Time Players. Also, Darren is the first openly gay superstar signed to WWE. With time, he has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 400k followers on Instagram and more than 500k followers on Twitter.

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As a wrestler for WWE, he is represented by John Laurinaitis.

Boyfriend / Spouse

Darren has dated –

  1. Niccolo Villa

Distinctive Features

  • Strong jawline
  • Large muscular physical appearance

Brand Endorsements

Through his social media, he has done endorsement work for various brands including Fat Snax.

Darren Young Favorite Things

  • Wrestler – , Ricky Steamboat

Source – Miami Herald

Darren Young Facts

  1. He became obsessed with wrestling after he got hooked on to the show in the mid-1980s. However, it wasn’t until his teenage years that he decided to turn his obsession into a career. He even took part in various backyard wrestling federations.
  2. Darren played American football, both offensively and defensively while in high school and continued to do even in college for a year before finally deciding to drop it and pay attention to his studies and wrestling.
  3. He is an advocate for the LGBTQ community and is also considered to be WWE‘s first openly gay superstar who came out while signed to the WWE. He spoke about it in an interview on August 15, 2013.
  4. Darren is very close to his mother who is a lesbian. However, his parents live together to financially support one another and are good friends.
  5. He is obsessed with the taste of anything made from red velvet.
  6. Darren has a YouTube channel titled “Fred Mr. No Days Off Rosser.”

Featured Image By Darren Young / Instagram


Facts of Frederick Douglas Rosser III

  • Gender Male
  • full nameFrederick Douglas Rosser III
  • middle nameDouglas
  • nicknamesDarren Young, Fred Rosser, Fred Sampson, Fred Sanford, Frederick of Hollywood, Officer Sampson
  • birthplaceUnion, New Jersey, United States
  • Date of Birth November 02, 1983
  • Age 38 years 0 months
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Garnet
  • Lucky Color Purple
  • Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
  • nationalityAmerican
  • gayyes
  • net worth$2 million
  • professionProfessional Wrestler, Actor
  • weight108 kg or 238 lbs
  • height6 ft 1 in or 185.5 cm
  • hair colorDark Brown
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • body type / buildMuscular
  • high schoolUnion High School

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