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The Best Managers and Valets in WWE History

Updated May 30, 2019 5.1k votes 844 voters 11.9k views20 items

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Wrestling managers play an extremely important role in the ongoing storylines that are the foundation of the WWE Universe. These are the best managers in WWE history. The greatest wrestling managers of all time.

Wrestling valets are also Included in this list because they go hand in hand. It's really just splitting hairs if you fee like arguing about that. Valet, manager, "accompanied by," no matter how you slice it the presence of the people on this list, including great WWE Superstars and some of the best WWE Divas of all time, changed the game forever. People like Paul Heyman, Chyna, Trish Stratus, Bobby Heenan, and Paul Bearer just to name a few.

So, who is the top manager in WWE history? The Best wrestling valet of all time? Cast your votes!
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    Raymond Louis Heenan (November 1, 1944 – September 17, 2017), better known as Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, was an American professional wrestling manager, color commentator, wrestler, and comedian, best known for his time with the American Wrestling Association (AWA), the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE) and World Championship Wrestling (WCW). Frequently described as the greatest professional wrestling manager of all time, he was known for his skill in elevating villainous on-screen talent by drawing negative reactions for himself and his wrestlers from the crowd. He was paired with numerous wrestlers, including Nick Bockwinkel, whom he led to win the AWA World Heavyweight...  more
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      Paul Heyman (born September 11, 1965) is an American entertainment producer, writer, performer, marketer, promoter, professional wrestling manager, and commentator. He is currently signed to WWE, appearing on the Raw brand, and a backstage role as the executive director of Raw. He has shunned the label of "manager" for decades, preferring the term "advocate" or "agent".Heyman owned and was the creative force behind the Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) promotion from 1993 until its closure in 2001. Before running and owning ECW, he was a manager under the ring name Paul E. Dangerously in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and other promotions. He is the co-owner of the Looking4Larry...  more
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        Jimmy Hart

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        James Ray Hart (born January 1, 1943) is an American professional wrestling manager, executive, composer, and musician currently signed with WWE in a Legends deal. He is best known for his work in the World Wrestling Federation and World Championship Wrestling, where he used the nickname "The Mouth of the South". He has managed many professional wrestlers, including Hulk Hogan, Bret Hart (no relation) and Jim Neidhart (The Hart Foundation), Greg "The Hammer" Valentine, Jerry "The King" Lawler, "The Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase, Irwin R. Schyster, The Mountie, Earthquake, Typhoon, Dino Bravo, the Nasty Boys, The Giant, and The Honky Tonk Man. He was at one time AWA Southern Heavyweight...  more
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          Jim Cornette

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          James Mark Cornette (born September 17, 1961) is an American podcaster and color commentator, who has previously worked in the professional wrestling industry as an agent, booker, manager, trainer, and occasional professional wrestler. Most recently, Cornette was signed with Major League Wrestling (MLW) as an agent and color commentator. As an agent, manager, commentator, booker, and occasional wrestler, he has worked for the Continental Wrestling Association, Mid-South Wrestling, Jim Crockett Promotions, World Championship Wrestling and the World Wrestling Federation (now called WWE). From 1991 to 1995, he was the owner and head booker of Smoky Mountain Wrestling, and from 1999 to 2005,...  more
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