Aleister Black is a professional wrestler from the Netherlands who actually competes for WWE’s SmackDown brand. His actual name is Tom Budgen, and his WWE ring name is Aleister Black. He started working with WWE in June 2016 and has since played for the company. He spent 14 years playing with various independent circuits before coming here. His previous ring name was Tommy End. Similarly, he began his professional wrestling career in 2002 and is best known for winning the NXT Championship in July 2018. He has also earned several awards and competitions.
|39 years old
|19 May 1985
|approx. 5 Feet and 11 Inches
|98 kg (145 lbs)
Aleister Black Biography
Aleister Black was born on May 19, 1985, in Alkmaar, Netherlands. He is currently residing in Florida, United States, with his relatives. Tom has not given any detail regarding his family or school. Furthermore, he is currently 39 years old and has a Taurus sun sign.
Aleister Black Height, Weight
Aleister Black is of Dutch nationality and White ethnicity. He was raised Christian, but he is now an atheist. Aside from that, he stands 5 foot 11 inches (1.80m/180cm) tall and weighs about 98 kilograms (215lbs). He also has an athletic body style, dark brown skin, and black hair.
Where did Aleister Black study? Aleister Black earned his education from Davenport West High School. Similarly, he enrolled in the WWE Performance Centre for wrestling preparation.
Aleister Black’s WWE experience
In June 2016, WWE signed Tom Budgen to a deal. On January 7, 2017, he made his WWE debut under the ring name Aleister Black. Black made his ring debut on April 11 at NXT TakeOver: Orlando Championship, defeating Andrade Almas. Then, at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III, he demonstrated victory once more by defeating Itami. Velveteen Dream harassed him in the same session, which contributed to the match between NXT TakeOver: WarGames. In this match as well, Black defeated Dreams. Similarly, for his other game, he used the Diva Nikki Cross. After all of this success, his first WWE defeat came in a fatal four-way battle against Johnny Gargano. Black couldn’t stand up to his defeat and defeated Adam Cole in an Extreme Rule match at NXT TakeOver: Philadelphia in 2018.
Aleister Black Awards
In 2013, Aleister Black captured Super 8 Cup II and the Progress Tag Team Championship with Michael Dante. He has also won the NXT Championship once and the NXT Year-End Prize three times.
Aleister Black’s Net Worth
Aleister Black’s main source of revenue is his professional wrestling career. His net worth is projected to be $3 million as of February 2024.