The giant lump on this guy's back is pulsating. When she pricks it, she has to dive out of the way.
Who was that masked man? In professional wrestling, many talented wrestlers benefitted from the opportunity to pair their skills with a creative and mysterious persona that elevated their careers. However, in the only professional sport which features masked athletes under an apparent alias, there have also been occasions where the assignment of a masked character have signalled a glass ceiling for how much a wrestler could advance in their careers. This list explores the wrestlers who evaded certain career death to ascend to even greater heights after being able to unlace their masks and get out in front of wrestling audiences with their own face. These wrestlers made us believers in their ability and we were able to get emotionally attached to the men and women behind the mask.