Gary Michael Cappetta - Biography & Images

Gary Michael Cappetta in WCW

Gary Michael Cappetta – born December 12, 1952 – is a professional wrestling ring announcer.

For years, he was dubbed “The World’s Most Dangerous Announcer” by longtime friend and colleague Jim Cornette.

Having spent more than 20 years in the middle of the pro wrestling ring, he then wrote and self-published Bodyslams: Memoirs of a Wrestling Pitchman.

Cappetta was the ring announcer on World Wrestling Federation broadcasts from 1974 to 1985, followed by stints with the American Wrestling Association (AWA), the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) and World Championship Wrestling shows.

He was released from WCW in May 1995 due to budget cuts.

On the February 26, 2020 episode of AEW Dynamite, Cappetta presided over the AEW Revolution main event weigh-in as the Master of Ceremonies between AEW World Champion Chris Jericho and Jon Moxley.

Cappetta grew up in Kearny, New Jersey, where he attended Kearny High School and spent his summers in Seaside Park, New Jersey, before moving to Ocean County, New Jersey following his high school graduation.

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