Braun Strowman took part in an interview with Metro UK recently. Amongst the interview’s highlights were Strowman’s comments that Vince McMahon has taken him on as his “project”.
Braun Strowman Interview Highlights:
On his relationship with Vince:
“At the end of the day, a lot of it is Vince. He is very hands-on with me and has taken me on as his project.
He has some crazy ideas and I’ve never once questioned anything that Vince has wanted me to do because I know he wouldn’t ask me to do something he wouldn’t do himself.”
On Being a “Larger Than Life Superstar”
“Vince is very keen on the larger than life human beings, especially because of the shock and awe value. Even before I was a WWE Superstar, when I walk into a room I don’t care who is in there, I take focal point. People stop what they’re doing to look at me when I walk in, and now they can put a name to it.
That’s been a huge factor in WWE since the beginning of the company. It’s a huge favor for me that I’m larger than life and having these genetics and the look that Vince likes.
But it’s more than a look, there’s a lot of guys that look big and tough but being able to put that into play in WWE is difficult.
Being able to go out there night after night and work with people and not injuring and hurting people, that was a big thing when I first came in that I had beat into my head from developmental”
The full interview can be read here.