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Matt Bloom

Biography

WWE celebrity most widely known for his tattoos and his nicknames, notably A-Train and Lord Tensai. He was a celebrity football player in the College or university of Pittsburgh, got a short NFL career, and became a schoolteacher before giving up to check out a lifelong wrestling fantasy. Among WWE stints, he wrestled appropriately in every Japan Pro Wrestling, and in New Japan Pro Wrestling, from 2005 to 2012. He wedded Farah Louise on Sept 3, 2005. Soon after time for WWE in 2012, he defeated John Cena inside a heavily expected bout.

Quick Facts


Full Name Matt Bloom
Date Of Birth November 14, 1972
Place Of Birth Peabody, MA
Height 2.01 m
Weight 159 kg
Profession Wrestler
Education Peabody High School, University of Pittsburgh
Nationality American
Movies The Dog Wedding, Lucha Mexico
Star Sign Scorpio

  • Facts
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#Fact
1Released from the WWE. [November 2004]
2Released from the WWE [October 2004]
3Released from his WWE contract [November 2004]
4[1 November 2004] Released from WWE, alondside Billy Gunn and Test. [November 2004]
5Now competing in All Japan Wrestling, using the name of Giant Bernard, battling the likes of former WWE superstars, Taka Michinoku and Chuck Palumbo. [June 2005]
6Renaming himself as A-Train he is going on to Summerslam 2003 to fight The Undertaker [August 2003]
7Currently one of the four huge (size-wise) superstars who assist SmackDown General Manager Paul Heyman, along with the Big Show, Matt Morgan, and (at present time) WWE Champion Brock Lesnar. [January 2004]
8From 2000-2004, he competed in 5 straight Royal Rumble matches without ever eliminating anyone.
9Previous Managers: Paul Heyman, Tony Rumble, Trish Stratus, Sable.
10Even while becoming a rising star in the WWF/WWE, during his wresting down time he was a substitute teacher in various Peabody, Massachusetts schools
11Has a degree in Economics from the University of Boston.
12Trained by Killer Kowalski.
13Albert originally joined the WWF alongside his buddy Darren Drozdoff,
14Albert, Scotty Too Hotty & Rikishi defeated Mr Perfect, Lance Storm & Test in a Six-Man-Tag Match at Wrestlemania 18.
15After teaming with the Big Show to face The Undertaker at WrestleMania XIX, he has had a long feud with Chris Benoit, which ended up with the Rabid Wolverine winning at No Mercy in October 2003.
16In October 2001, Bloom teamed with Scotty 2 Hotty to form a team regularly featured on Raw and Smackdown. However, the team split up, and for most of 2002, Albert worked on the minor show Velocity. In December 2002, Paul Heyman re-introduced Albert to the world as 'A-Train', and he has progressed ever since.
17Played football for the University of Pittsburgh 1990-1994. Played pro 2 years later. Is from Massachusetts.
18Former member of the short-lived WWF stable "X Factor", which was led by X-Pac. During his run in X Factor, Albert won the WWF Intercontinental Championship.
19Lost the Intercontinental Title to WCW's Lance Storm on Monday Night RAW. [July 2001]
20Won the Intercontinental Title from wrestler Kane on WWF Smackdown. [June 2001]
21Was member of tag team T&A along with Test, led by Trish Stratus.
22Professional wrestler.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
NXT Takeover: Respect2015TV MovieJason Albert
The Dog Wedding2015Matthew 'The Manimal' Pierce
WWE NXT2014-2015TV SeriesJason Albert
NXT Takeover: Unstoppable2015TV MovieJason Albert
NXT Takeover: Rival2015TV MovieJason Albert
NXT Takeover: R Evolution2014TV MovieJason Albert
WWE NXT Takeover: Fatal 4 Way2014TV MovieJason Albert
WWE 2k142013Video GameTensai (voice)
WWE Main Event2013TV SeriesTensai
WWE '132012Video GameLord Tensai (voice)
WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW2004Video GameA-Train (voice)
WWE WrestleMania X-82002Video GameAlbert
WWE Jakked1999-2002TV SeriesAlbert Prince Albert
Invasion2001TV MovieAlbert
Fully Loaded2000TV MovieAlbert
No Way Out2000TV MoviePrince Albert
WWE Metal1998TV SeriesAlbert (2000-2002); Prince Albert (1999-2000)

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dog Wedding2015producer
The Commute2011Short producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Beyond the Mat1999Documentary personal thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lucha Mexico2016DocumentaryGigante Bernard
WWE Raw1999-2016TV SeriesAlbert Prince Albert Tensai ...
Breaking Ground2015TV SeriesHimself
The Monday Night War: WWE vs. WCW2014TV Series documentaryJason Albert
WWE Smackdown!1999-2013TV SeriesAlbert Prince Albert Tensai ...
TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs2013TV SpecialTensai
WWE Battleground2013TV SpecialTensai
Night of Champions2013TV SpecialSweet T
Total Divas2013TV SeriesHimself
WrestleMania 292013TV SpecialTensai
Royal Rumble2013TV SpecialTensai
Survivor Series2012TV SpecialTensai
Money in the Bank2012TV SpecialTensai
The Commute2011ShortHimself / Giant Bernard
TNA Wrestling: Global Impact!2008TV Movie documentaryGiant Bernard
John Cena: Word Life2004Video documentaryA-Train
Royal Rumble2004TV SpecialA-Train
Survivor Series2003TV SpecialA-Train
WWE No Mercy2003TV SpecialA-Train
Summerslam2003TV SpecialA-Train
WWE Vengeance2003TV SpecialA-Train
WrestleMania XIX2003TV SpecialA-Train
WWE No Way Out2003TV SpecialA-Train
Royal Rumble2003TV SpecialA-Train
WWE: Trish Stratus - 100% Stratusfaction2003Video documentaryHimself / Albert (as A-Train)
WWE Armageddon2002TV SpecialA-Train
WWE Rebellion2002TV SpecialAlbert
WWE Velocity2002TV SeriesA-Train (2002-2004); Albert (2002)
WrestleMania X82002TV SpecialAlbert
WWE Sunday Night Heat1999-2002TV SeriesPrince Albert Albert
WWF No Way Out2002TV SpecialAlbert
Royal Rumble2002TV SpecialAlbert
WWF Vengeance2001TV SpecialAlbert
Survivor Series2001TV SpecialAlbert
WWF Unforgiven2001TV SpecialAlbert
Summerslam2001TV SpecialAlbert
Lita: It Just Feels Right2001Video documentaryAlbert
WWF Judgment Day2001TV SpecialAlbert
WWF Insurrextion2001TV SpecialAlbert
WWF Backlash2001TV SpecialAlbert
Royal Rumble2001TV SpecialAlbert
WWF Rebellion2000TV SpecialAlbert
Survivor Series2000TV SpecialAlbert
WWF No Mercy2000TV SpecialAlbert
King of the Ring2000TV SpecialAlbert
WWF Judgment Day2000TV SpecialAlbert
WWF Backlash2000TV SpecialAlbert
WrestleMania 20002000TV SpecialAlbert
Royal Rumble2000TV SpecialPrince Albert
WWF Armageddon1999TV SpecialPrince Albert
Survivor Series1999TV SpecialPrince Albert
Summerslam1999TV SpecialPrince Albert

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Owen: Hart of Gold2015Video documentaryPrince Albert
Undertaker: The Streak - 20-02012Video documentaryA-Train
WWE: You Think You Know Me - The Story of Edge2012VideoAlbert
WWE: Greatest Stars of the New Millenium2011VideoA-Train
WWE: The Best of SmackDown - 10th Anniversary 1999-20092009VideoAlbert
WWE Raw2009TV SeriesA-Train
WWE Edge: A Decade of Decadence2008VideoAlbert
WWE Summerslam: The Complete Anthology, Vol. 42008A-Train
WWE - Undertaker 15-02008VideoA-Train
WWE Royal Rumble: The Complete Anthology, Vol. 32008VideoPrince Albert Albert
WWE Royal Rumble: The Complete Anthology, Vol. 42008VideoA-Train
WWE: John Cena - My Life2007VideoAlbert
The World's Greatest Wrestling Managers2006VideoAlbert
WWE WrestleMania: The Complete Anthology, Vol. 42005VideoAlbert
Hard Knocks: The Chris Benoit Story2004Video documentaryA-Train
WWE: Brock Lesnar: Here Comes the Pain2003VideoA-Train
The Rock - The People's Champ2000VideoPrince Albert
Beyond the Mat1999DocumentaryAlbert (uncredited)

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#Trademark
1Trademark move: Giant Swing
2Trademark move: Corner Slingshot Splash
3Trademark move: Gorilla Press into a Michinoku Driver II
4Finishing move: Albert Bomb/Baldo Bomb/Derailer (Two Handed Chokebomb)
5Finishing move: Train Wreck (Over-the-Shoulder Backbreaker Drop)
6Trademark move: Bicycle Kick
7Trademark move: Decapitator (Catapult throat first into the bottom rope from underneath it)
8Trademark move: Spinning Crucifix into a Neckbreaker Slam
9Trademark Move: Bicycle Kick
10Finishing Move: Derailer (formerly known as the Baldo Bomb, modified Sit-Down Powerbomb)
11Finishing Move: Train Wreck (Backbreaker)
12Baldo Bomb aka The De-railer


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