Biography

Matthew Brett Cardona, better known by his ring name Zack Ryder, is an American professional wrestler and singer currently signed to WWE. Cardona wrestled mostly with his tag team partner Brian Myers/Curt Hawkins on the independent circuit and initially in WWE, where they won the Tag Team Championship. After the team split in 2009, Cardona was featured sparingly on WWE television. In 2011, Cardona began using various social networking websites in order to establish a niche fan following which ultimately helped him to attain an elevated status within WWE while also capturing the United States Championship. In February 2013 he released his first single 'Hoeski' on iTunes where it quickly peaked in the top #100.

Matthew Brett Cardona, better known by his ring name Zack Ryder, is an American professional wrestler and singer currently signed to WWE. Cardona wrestled mostly with his tag team partner Brian Myers/Curt Hawkins on the independent circuit and initially in WWE, where they won the Tag Team Championship. After the team split in 2009, Cardona was featured sparingly on WWE television. In 2011, Cardona began using various social networking websites in order to establish a niche fan following which ultimately helped him to attain an elevated status within WWE while also capturing the United States Championship. In February 2013 he released his first single 'Hoeski' on iTunes where it quickly peaked in the top #100.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 22

Birthday 1985-05-14

Place of Birth Merrick, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Zack Ryder

Acting TV ShowsMovies

WWE 24: Wrestlemania Dallas as Zack Ryder
2019 WWE Untold: Paul Heyman, Shane McMahon and the relaunch of ECW
2018 Making Fun: The Story of Funko as Zack Ryder
2017 WWE: Best Pay-Per-View Matches of 2016 as Zack Ryder
2016 WWE Survivor Series 2016 as Zack Ryder
2016 WWE Backlash 2016 as Zack Ryder
2016 WWE Battleground 2016 as Zack Ryder
2016 WWE WrestleMania 32 as Zack Ryder
2016 The Edge and Christian Show That Totally Reeks of Awesomeness (1 episode) as Zack Ryder
2015 Swerved (4 episodes) as Zack Ryder
2013 WWE Royal Rumble 2013 as Zack Ryder
2012 WWE Night of Champions 2012 as Zack Ryder
2012 WWE Over The Limit 2012 as Zack Ryder
2012 WWE WrestleMania XXVIII as Zack Ryder
2011 WWE TLC: Tables Ladders & Chairs 2011 as Zack Ryder
2011 WWE Vengeance 2011 as Zack Ryder
2011 WWE Royal Rumble 2011 as Zack Ryder
2010 WWE NXT (31 episodes) as Zack Ryder
2010 WWE Royal Rumble 2010 as Zack Ryder
2008 WWE The Great American Bash 2008 as Zack Ryder
1999 WWE Friday Night SmackDown (38 episodes) as Zack Ryder
1993 WWE Raw (16 episodes) as Zack Ryder

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