The pressure in the professional wrestling industry is so high that the wrestlers have to be ready to work around the clock and perform for their promotions almost every day of the week. It's gotten especially difficult for WWE stars to spend some time with their loved ones because of the amount of work WWE makes them put in and rarely allows these stars to go off and relax with their families.
There are many wrestlers who decide to settle in their personal lives with their partners, but they can hardly meet their spouses, kids or family members because of the extreme workload of the WWE. It's only when they get some free time that they can enjoy some quality time with their families and unlike some popular wrestling families, there are others which don't get much attention. Many wrestlers like to keep their privacy when hanging out with their family and refrain from meeting fans or media because of how they just want to have fun with their loved ones during that time.
Here we take a look at certain rare pictures of WWE stars hanging out with their families you have to see.
15 He Really Does Have Kids!
Heath Slater's gimmick over the past few years is him being a struggling superstar who does it for his kids at home. On his way to becoming the inaugural Smackdown Tag Team Champion alongside Rhyno, there were some hilarious segments about his life. While that gimmick of his stuck with the fans, Slater has been pushed back to becoming a jobber to the stars in the tag team division with Rhyno. But at the end of the day, he actually does it for his family and even though he refrains from posting many pictures with them, this rare one shows one happy family. It's obviously not the one shown in a WWE segment many years ago, but Slater seems to be a happy man with his wife and children.
14 Chris Jericho Having Fun With His Family
Chris Jericho has come to a point of his wrestling career where he's just having a lot of fun and helping put some guys over and was announced to be part of the Greatest Royal Rumble show later this month. Jericho has been a devoted worker for the WWE over all these years and on the side has also kept his musical career alive and well. But because of all this work in wrestling and music, it's difficult for Y2J to spend some quality time with his family. He rarely gets to spend time with his family and refrains from posting many pictures with them, which is why this picture of him enjoying with his wife and kids is especially rare. It shows all of them having a good time, as it seems like Jericho makes the most use of his free-time by having fun with his family.
13 The Big Red Machine's Family
Kane has been a really loyal employee for the WWE over the past few decades as he's always been there to put over superstars and really established himself as a popular monster heel with his "Big Red Machine" gimmick. While Kane might now be looking towards a career in politics as he's running for the mayor of Knox County, all these years of working hard for WWE meant that he could spend little time with his family. Not many people probably even know that he's been married for over two decades now and even has grandchildren. This rare picture of Kane shows him posing with his wife, daughters, their husbands and grandkids. Kane has quite a beautiful family to go home to, so one can understand why he's pondering retirement from WWE lately.
12 Finn Balor With His Mom And Dad
Finn Balor has yet to replicate the main event stardom he attained in WWE after his main roster debut but has gotten over as one of the better babyfaces on Monday Night Raw as he looks to win the Intercontinental Championship from Seth Rollins. Balor had to endure a grueling almost half a year out from wrestling when he was badly injured at SummerSlam 2016, but his family and loved ones were there to support him throughout that. Balor is someone who loves to spend time with his family and especially with his mom and dad. This rare picture shows them together during what looks like a family dinner and the Balor family are all smiles to be together as Balor has gotten some time off WWE. He might not get to see them that often, but this candid picture proves how much he loves to hang out with his parents.
11 Nia Jax With Her Mom And Brother
Nia Jax got her own WrestleMania moment when she defeated Alexa Bliss to win the Raw Women's Championship, winning her first title in the WWE. She's been doing some good work as the dominant woman on the roster and is actually a kind, sweet woman in real life who gets along well with almost everyone. Jax was seen hugging The Rock's mother and her cousin after her victory at Mania, but she must've been gutted that her parents couldn't make it. This rare picture of Nia with her mom and brothers show just how delighted she is to be around her own family, but sadly she doesn't get much time to see them these days. Nia will probably hope to bring her own family in some WWE shows in the future, as that could give her the opportunity to see them more often.
10 Braun Strowman And His Dad
Braun Strowman won his first ever championship in the WWE when he and Nicholas defeated the Bar for the Raw Tag Team Championships at WrestleMania. But The Monster Among Men quickly relinquished the tag champions and is probably going to go on a rampage in the singles division once again, as we can expect to see this "Monster" give wrestlers "these hands". While he may be a terrorizing individual in WWE, Braun is actually a very humble guy in real life who always credits his family for his success and loves to be with them whenever possible. This rare picture of Braun with his dad shows from where Strowman got his size as the two look like two big, happy men together. Braun even thanked his dad for supporting him at WrestleMania on social media recently and this picture shows just how close the two really are.
9 Kofi Kingston Airplane Selfie
Kofi Kingston has almost completed for a decade in the WWE and has become a veteran in the Tag Team Division, as he's doing some great work as part of the New Day. Kingston might be this goofy guy on-screen, but he's also a loving father and family man in real life and does everything for the well-being of his family. While the Kingston family isn't really seen in public that often nor do they promote themselves on social media, this rare picture of Kingston with his wife and kids in an airplane shows them getting ready to launch. Kofi loves his wife and kids and does not let anyone get in the way with family time.
8 Tamina With Her Daughters
Tamina Snuka has been quite a loyal employee for the WWE over the past few years and has done everything they've told her to do without complaining at all. While she comes off as quite the powerful, athletic woman, Tamina is yet to get any main-event opportunities and is mostly booked to be the side-kick of someone else. Despite all that, Tamina does her job well and mostly does it for the well-being of her daughters. Tamina might not get much time to spend with her children due to the rigorous WWE schedule, but she does all she can to hang out with her daughters and she seems to be having fun in this picture of the three. Tamina's currently out with an injury, which might be a blessing in disguise as it's at least letting her spend some time with her beloved daughters.
7 John Cena's Time With His Mom
John Cena has attained stardom not only in the WWE but in the mainstream entertainment business as well because of his popularity as a movie star. Cena's now looking to head The Rock's way and become a big thing in Hollywood and all this media attention and work don't allow John to spend enough time with his family. While he lives with his fiancee Nikki Bella, Cena rarely gets to see his mom and dad and doesn't get much time to hang out with them. But this rare picture shows him with his mom, enjoying some Fruity Pebbles together... The two look quite happy in this heart-warming picture which shows how Cena adores his family.
6 Seth Rollins Hanging Out With His Dad And Brother
Seth Rollins became "Grand Slam Rollins" at WrestleMania 34 when he successfully defeated The Miz and Finn Balor to win the Intercontinental Championship and reach this elite status in only a few years in the WWE. Rollins is known to be one of the most hard-working wrestlers in WWE and never takes time off to spend with his loved ones; because of this, pictures of him with his family are hard to come by. This rare picture of Rollins shows him alongside his dad and brother and was probably taken when Rollins wasn't that entangled with his work. Rollins' mom and dad appeared on a WWE 24 documentary on him, but pictures of him with his family are hard to find.
5 The Orton Family
The Ortons have been a highly respected family in the wrestling industry for a number of decades now and the amazing work from Randy Orton is helping to increase it to a much higher level. The former US Champion is still maintaining his aura as one of the top guys in the WWE, but he has had to work hard to get where he's at and underwent a lot of training even before joining WWE. But because of his rigorous work, Orton hardly gets time to spend with his family and this rare, old picture of him with his dad and family shows all the Ortons together. They seem to be happy in this candid image, which astonishingly shows just how much Orton has grown from that cocky superstar to a veteran in the WWE.
4 The Rotundas
Bray Wyatt might have lost his family and joined a new one in the WWE recently, but he comes from a well-known family in the wrestling industry as he's the son of Mike Rotunda aka Irwin R.Schyster of the WWE. Not only him but Bo Dallas is also his brother and the son of IRS, who will be a proud man to see both his sons have made it in the WWE. They also have a sister in Mika Rotunda, who works as a producer in WWE and this picture of the whole family together without any kayfabe is as rare as they come. The Rotunda family seems to be happy in this picture where they are thanking someone, but to see the likes of Bray and Bo along with their real-life father and sister is a bit weird, but this image proves how close the Rotunda's are.
3 Sheamus With His Grandmother
Sheamus received quite a bit of humiliation at Wrestlemania when he and Cesaro lost their Raw Tag Team Championship against Braun Strowman and 10yr old Nicholas. But the Celtic Warrior seems confident on regaining the title which is vacant right now, as he and Cesaro have done some great job in elevating the Tag Team Division as "The Bar". While Sheamus isn't someone who posts pictures or roams around in public with his family, this rare picture of him with his grandmother shows how attached he is to his family members. This sweet picture shows a very different side to Sheamus and how much he loves his grandmother can be seen here. This picture also proves how much of a kind, lovable guy Sheamus transforms into when he's with his family and is free from having to portray his kayfabe heel character.
2 The Three Generations Of The McMahon Family
The McMahon family has arguably been the most powerful one in the history of professional wrestling and have elevated the WWE to become a worldwide sensation, as Triple H has recently also gotten into the flow and learned the tricks of booking a show. While the McMahons have always come to show in WWE as this evil, authority figures who love to undermine talent, but in reality, they're some very good people. They also love to hang out together in vacations when they can get some time off work, with this rare picture showing Triple H and Stephanie McMahon enjoying with their child in the beach. Vince McMahon can also be seen in the background a happy figure and it's rare to see him here because of how Vince hardly takes time off work, but on this occasion even he joined in to hang out with his family.
1 AJ Styles And His Daughter
AJ Styles continued his impressive WWE Championship reign when he defeated Shinsuke Nakamura at WrestleMania 34 and is probably going to continue his impressive work for Smackdown which has helped its ratings over the past few years. Despite his age, Styles is still one of the most hard-working wrestlers in WWE and even wrestles the live events whenever he's told to. It's because of his rigorous schedule that Styles can hardly spend time with his wife and children, but he makes sure to make the most of whatever time he can spend. This cute picture shows Styles having fun with his little daughter who is probably trying to brush his "phenomenal" hair. This picture shows just how affectionate Styles is with his family and how he loves to hang around with his wife and kids when he manages to get some free time from his exhausting workload.