Layla El

Professional Wrestler + Model + Dancer
Born Jun 25, 1977

Layla El is an English-born American dancer, model, actress and professional wrestler. She is signed to WWE as Layla. She is the former WWE Divas Champion having lost it to Eve Torres on September 16, 2012. After attending a performing arts college, El was a dancer for Carnival Cruise Lines, the Miami Heat franchise of the National Basketball Association, and also danced for Kanye West at the MTV Video Music Awards.… Read More

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  • The Bella Twins Fired By Wwe … Or Were They?
    Inside Pulse- Wrestling - May 01, 2012
  • Wwe Divas Champion Layla El Gives Emotional Interview After Winning The Title At Wwe Extreme Rules
    Inside Pulse- Wrestling - Apr 30, 2012
  • Hottest Heat Dance Team Competition Semifinals Voting Continues Heat.Com
    Google News - Sep 14, 2011
  • Lieber Wwe Diva Als Zum Fbi Spox.Com
    Google News - Sep 06, 2011


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Layla El.


1977 Birth Born on June 25, 1977.


2004 27 Years Old El was a dancer for Carnival Cruise Lines. Afterward she joined the National Basketball Association's Miami Heat franchise, where she danced for two years beginning in 2004. … Read More
2006 29 Years Old 1 More Event
El's first foray into professional wrestling occurred when her trainer suggested she try out for the $250,000 Diva Search contest in 2006. … Read More


2007 30 Years Old The following month, Layla was moved to the ECW brand, debuting on 23 January 2007. … Read More
2008 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In December, Layla formed an alliance with Victoria, which expanded to include Lena Yada in January 2008, and the trio continued to feud with Kelly. … Read More
2009 32 Years Old On 15 April 2009, Layla was drafted to the SmackDown brand as part of the 2009 Supplemental Draft. … Read More
In January 2010, at the Royal Rumble, Layla came out in a fatsuit, mocking James prior to the championship match between McCool and James; however, the mockery backfired, as James attacked Layla and used that as a distraction to quickly defeat McCool to win the championship. … Read More
2011 34 Years Old …  During the 2011 WWE Draft on 25 April, Layla lost a match to Eve and was attacked afterward by McCool, but was able to fight her off, turning face in the process. … Read More
2012 35 Years Old 1 More Event
Layla made her in-ring return at a Florida Championship Wrestling event on 22 March 2012. … Read More
2013 36 Years Old 1 More Event
In early 2013, Layla briefly developed a feud with Tamina Snuka, losing to her in singles matches. … Read More
2014 37 Years Old Layla returned at a non-televised event on 14 March 2014, and made her television return the following week on an episode of Main Event, where she and Alicia Fox lost to The Funkadactyls (Naomi and Cameron). … Read More
In January 2015, Layla underwent surgery for unknown reasons, and the Slayers quietly disbanded. … Read More
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