Just before the New Year, I got in contact with Conor for a site interview, in which we got. I would like to thank you guys for sending in these questions & also Conor for taking time out of his busy schedule to answer these.
1. How has starring in NXT changed your life?
Since I joined WWE NXT in 2010, it has been an incredible journey with the opportunity to be able to travel and meet alot of new people, but most importantly, WWE NXT has helped me develop my character into what you see today – The Ascension!
2. Is there any superstar that you would like to face off/have a feud with in the future?
Ryback, Clay, Ziggler, Sandow,Cena,The Shield, Big E, and of course The Rock!! Just to name a few off the top of my head.
3. What made you decide to become a wrestler?
As far back as I can remember, wrestling has always been a part of my family. It was something that always brought my family and I close together!! We would have big family get togethers food, music, etc., and it was always a great time. We all had our favorites and we use to always talk down to one another about who was going to beat who. It was always one of my highlights in my times growing up as a child!!
4.What do you think is the most devastating/effective finishing move in wrestling?
Tombstone Pile Driver. The record speaks for itself…
5.What would be your advice to people who want to make it in the wrestling industry?
Simple!!!….Train hard, be humble, keep an open mind and be respectful.
6.Who are your top 5 wrestlers of all time and which one of them did you look the most to?
There was not one specific one, but the most enjoyable to me were Rock, Stone Cold, Taker, George the Animal Steele, and I was also a fan of Ron Garvin.
7.Which brand would you prefer to be on RAW/SmackDown?
Either would be a huge, positive step in the right direction for my career!
8.Your favorite Wrestlemania?
WrestleMania VI – Hands down it was the one the stole it for me. The world shut down that day when Hogan and Warrior collided for the World Heavyweight Title!! Incredible!
9.What has been your favorite match to date?
Taker vs. HHH special guest ref (HBK)…Incredible Story!!
10.Your favorite type of music and band?
Bring me the Horizon (Crucify me), Emphatic (Stronger), and I like Michael Jackson and Lady Gaga as well, but for the most part Iâ€™m always open to anything.