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Claudio Castagnoli

Claudio Castagnoli, also known by the ring name Antonio Cesaro, is a Swissprofessional wrestler of Italian descent. He is currently signed with WWE. He was previously known for his work (under his real name) in Ring of Honor (ROH), various independent promotions, and the Japan-based Pro Wrestling Noah. Castagnoli is an accomplished tag team wrestler, being a two-time ROH World Tag Team Champion with his partner Chris Hero as the Kings of Wrestling (where their 364 day reign as champions was the longest in company history), as well various independent tag team titles both with Hero and with Ares as Swiss Money Holding, such as the Chikara Campeonatos de Parejas, the JCW Tag Team Championship and the CZW World Tag Team Championship. Castagnoli and Hero were voted as the 2010 Tag Team of the Year by Wrestling Observer Newsletter readers. He has also had success as a singles wrestler, having won the WWE United States Championship along with numerous independent singles titles, most notably the PWG World Championship. Particularly in the United States, Castagnoli emphasizes his European origin as part of his wrestling gimmick to proclaim a superior intellect and fashion sensibility, not only by speaking five languages (English, German, Italian, French, and his native Swiss-German dialect), but also by regularly using the European uppercut.

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Dec 27, 1980
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series WWE Raw 1993-01-11
Latest Project:
Movie WWE Survivor Series 2016 2016-11-20
Known For
Poster of WWE Payback 2015
Poster of WWE Night of Champions 2013
Poster of WWE Royal Rumble 2013
Poster of WWE Hell In A Cell 2012
Movie WWE Survivor Series 2016 Cesaro 2016-11-20
Movie The US Championship: A Legacy of Greatness 2016-04-26
Movie WWE Money in the Bank 2016 Cesaro 2016-06-19
Movie WWE Extreme Rules 2015 Cesaro 2015-04-26
Movie WWE Payback 2015 Cesaro 2015-05-17
Movie WWE Fastlane 2015 Cesaro 2015-02-22
Movie WWE Elimination Chamber 2015 Cesaro 2015-05-31
Movie WWE SummerSlam 2015 Cesaro 2015-08-23
Movie NXT ArRIVAL Antonio Cesaro 2014-02-27
Movie WWE Elimination Chamber 2014 Cesaro 2014-02-23
Movie WWE WrestleMania XXX Antonio Cesaro 2014-04-06
Movie WWE Extreme Rules 2014 Antonio Cesaro 2014-05-04
Movie WWE Payback 2014 Antonio Cesaro 2014-06-01
Movie WWE Money in the Bank 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-07-14
Movie WWE Night of Champions 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-09-15
Movie WWE Elimination Chamber 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-02-17
Movie WWE Royal Rumble 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-01-27
Movie WWE Battleground 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-10-06
Movie WWE TLC Tables Ladders & Chairs 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-12-15
Movie WWE Survivor Series 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-11-24
Movie WWE Hell in a Cell 2013 Antonio Cesaro 2013-10-27
Movie WWE SummerSlam 2012 Antonio Cesaro 2012-08-19
Movie WWE Night of Champions 2012 Antonio Cesaro 2012-09-16
Movie WWE Survivor Series 2012 Antonio Cesaro 2012-11-18
Movie WWE Hell In A Cell 2012 Antonio Cesaro 2012-10-28
Movie WWE TLC: Tables Ladders & Chairs 2012 Antonio Cesaro 2012-12-16
Movie PWG: Card Subject to Change III Himself 2011-04-09
Movie PWG: Kurt Russellreunion 2 - The Reunioning Himself 2011-01-29
Movie PWG: DDT4 Himself 2011-03-04
Movie PWG: All Star Weekend 8 - Night One Himself 2011-05-27
Movie PWG: All Star Weekend 8 - Night Two Unknown 2011-05-28
Movie PWG: 2011 Battle of Los Angeles Himself 2011-08-20
Movie PWG: EIGHT Unknown 2011-07-23
Movie PWG 2010 Battle of Los Angeles - Night One Himself 2010-09-04
Movie EVOLVE 3: Rise or Fall 2010-05-01
Movie PWG 2010 Battle of Los Angeles - Night Two Himself 2010-09-05
Movie PWG Cyanide - A Loving Tribute to Poison Himself 2010-12-11
Movie PWG The Curse of Guerrilla Island Himself 2010-10-09
Movie The Wrestler Wrestler 2008-09-07
Movie ROH Final Battle 2005 Himself 2005-12-17
Series WWE SmackDown Live Cesaro 1999-04-29
Series WWE Raw Cesaro 1993-01-11