Anthony Bowens is an American professional wrestler. He was born in December of 1990, in Nutley. He went to high school in Nutley and completed his undergraduate degree at Montclair State University and his graduate degree at Seton Hall University. The idea for professional wrestling was given to him by professional wrestler Santino Marella, with whom he has trained.
Anthony Bowens started training in 2012 and made his professional wrestling debut in 2013. In November 2016, he suffered a concussion during a match on WWE NXT. In November 2020, All Elite Wrestling President Tony Khan announced that Bowens, alongside Max Caster, had been signed to a five-year contract with the promotion. The announcement also stated that Bowens and Caster would compete as a tag team called The Acclaimed.