Logan Paul, the YouTube creator and digital influencer who’s built a career as a pro fighter, has signed a contract to be a WWE Superstar.
Now that Paul is officially under contract with WWE, sources familiar with the pact said he will stay with the wrestling entertainment company for the near future & will perform across multiple events
Which would take him through next year. He’s previously appeared on “WWE Smackdown” and “WrestleMania.”
WWE and Paul shared the news Thursday on social media and share photos of his visit to the company’s headquarters in Stamford, Conn.
He’s pictured above with Triple-H and Stephanie McMahon — who assumed the role of interim CEO after her father, Vince McMahon, stepped aside amid a board investigation into misconduct allegations.
In addition, Paul delivered a message to WWE’s The Miz in a video posted by WWE scrawling coming 4 u @MIZ on the back of his freshly inked contract following their run in at WrestleMania 38 in April
Paul had teamed with The A-Lister at The Showcase of the Immortals only to have The Miz drop him with a skull-crushing finale following a win over The Mysterios.
Paul, who is 27, originally rose to fame on the now-defunct Vine app and went on to become a popular and controversial YouTube star.
As a boxer, he’s gone into the ring against boxing legend Floyd Mayweather in a pay-per-view event on Showtime and had two bouts with British YouTuber KSI.
His younger brother, Jake Paul, also has made a run at a pro-boxing career.
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