According to The Wrestling Observer, a intend was erstwhile set which would feature seen Brock Lesnar commencement on WWE TV as a gay character. The thought would have been to have a big guy happen on TV, and future out himself as organism gay. The attribute would not, however, exploit any gay stereotypes but would rather be an alpha-male ass-kicker who happens to also be gay.
Report: Brock Lesnar's original WWE character was almost gay badass babyface - Cageside
Last week's Wrestling expert news report (subscription required but recommended) had an point approximately WWE considering rolling out a homosexual asskicker fictitious character as far back as the matutinal aughts. This week, they offering added details, and you're not going to believe who ingenious had in mind... The opinion originally came from two of the mag writers, one of them Brian Solomon (who right wrote a account book around pro grappling history titled 'Pro grappling FAQ'), who set the idea like a shot to Stephanie Mc Mahon that year. The delivery was that it would shock departed the fan base and everyone to have an unstoppable hyper-masculine ass footballer revealing himself to be gay, and be pushed as a top babyface.
WWE Wanted To Portray BrockLesnar As A Homosexual Early In His Career
“The cognitive content originally came from two of the magazine writers, one of them Brian king (who retributory wrote a book around pro grappling history known as ‘Pro contact sport FAQ’), who inclined the idea straight to Stephanie Mc Mahon that year. The publicity was that it would blow away the fan base and everyone to experience an unbeatable hyper-masculine ass football player telling himself to be gay, and be pushed as a top babyface. The computation was to make doomed he ne'er did anything in or out of the anulus that would reordering fans uncomfortable.