Joanie Laurer

Biography: Joanie Laurer aka Chyna aka Chyna Doll was born in Rochester, New York on December 27, 1969. Her parents were abusive and cruel, so she went to live with her sister, Kathy. She considers Kathy her best friend as well as her mother. Joanie's biological mother married five times, and her father was an alcoholic. She was always in love with entertainment as a child, and began lifting weights and working out at the age of 15. In the early 1990's she served in the Peace Corps and ROTC. She also attended college at the University of Tampa where she double majored in Spanish literature. Joanie is a professional boxer, training for her first bout, when she met up with the wrestling profession. In 1996 she broke into the wrestling ring where she wrestled men as Chyna and went on to be the WWE's only female champion. After she left the WWE in 2001 she started an acting career. She was the star in a movie called Alien Fury and soon after. took the role as Freeda in a movie called FrankJoanie Laurer aka Chyna aka Chyna Doll was born in Rochester, New York on December 27, 1969. Her parents were abusive and cruel, so she went to live with her sister, Kathy. She considers Kathy her best friend as well as her mother. Joanie's biological mother married five times, and her father was an alcoholic. She was always in love with entertainment as a child, and began lifting weights and working out at the age of 15. In the early 1990's she served in the Peace Corps and ROTC. She also attended college at the University of Tampa where she double majored in Spanish literature. Joanie is a professional boxer, training for her first bout, when she met up with the wrestling profession. In 1996 she broke into the wrestling ring where she wrestled men as Chyna and went on to be the WWE's only female champion. After she left the WWE in 2001 she started an acting career. She was the star in a movie called Alien Fury and soon after. took the role as Freeda in a movie called Frank McKlusky CI. She went on to get cameos in the Lance Bass movie On the Line and in a movie called Brown Sugar. She soon went on to host a show called Robot Wars and also hosted AMC's Tough Guys, but that was not enough for this young actress who began guest starring all over TV. She appeared on Third Rock from The Sun, Whose Line is it Anyway?, the season premiere of Tracker, and Pacific Blue. She also appeared on talk shows such as Larry King Live, The Other Half, and Hot Ticket. In 2002 she returned to the wrestling ring and wrestled men in Japan. Soon after that she released her own Playboy home video that gave an "inside look" at her second edition of Playboy. In 2003 she appeared in a movie Hunter Back In Force and in 2004 she began a music career using the name "Chynna Doll." She appeared on Reggie Benjamin's 2X Centrix and Ride CDs which was #4 on the Billboard charts for several weeks. In July of 2004 she and Reggie released a new CD called Smile.
The reality show craze bit her, and she jumped on with VH1's The Surreal Life and the follow-up Surreal Life: Fame Games.
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Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew: Season 1 Jan 10, 2008 Self tbd
tbd The Surreal Life: Fame Games: Season 1 Jan 7, 2007 Herself tbd
tbd The Surreal Life: Season 4 Jan 9, 2005 Herself tbd
tbd Robot Wars: Grand Champions: Season 1 Mar 24, 2002 Host tbd
tbd WWE Pay-Per-View: Season 17 Jan 21, 2001 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Friday Night SmackDown!: Season 3 Jan 4, 2001 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Monday Night RAW: Season 9 Jan 1, 2001 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Pay-Per-View: Season 16 Jan 23, 2000 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Friday Night SmackDown!: Season 2 Jan 6, 2000 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Monday Night RAW: Season 8 Jan 3, 2000 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Jakked: Season 1 Sep 4, 1999 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Friday Night SmackDown!: Season 1 Apr 29, 1999 Chyna 8.0
tbd WWE Pay-Per-View: Season 15 Jan 24, 1999 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Monday Night RAW: Season 7 Jan 4, 1999 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Pay-Per-View: Season 14 Jan 18, 1998 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Monday Night RAW: Season 6 Jan 5, 1998 Chyna tbd
tbd WWE Pay-Per-View: Season 13 Jan 19, 1997 Chyna tbd