Nikki and Brie Bella had a very successful run in WWE as The Bella Twins.
The twin sisters capitalized on their popularity with Total Divas, a reality show airing on E! Network for six years. Both sisters won the Divas Championship during their careers and were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2020.
Brie and Nikki were recently interviewed by in addition to promote their upcoming episode “Biography: WWE Legends” on A&E. Reflecting on their careers, Brie admitted the sisters felt proud after watching the documentary:
“Nicole and I, we don’t really wake up and be like, ‘Whoa, we’ve got legendary vibes,’ but after watching our doc…we’re really proud of ourselves, like, we really kicked a a** in the last decade.”
Nikki added that the two don’t often celebrate their accomplishments, but realized they had to start doing so as they got older:
“Brie and I have always had a hard time praising our accomplishments and celebrating them, and that was one thing as we got older, we said we needed to do more, and we still struggle with that.”
Brie looks back on the Bella Twins’ journey to becoming WWE Superstars
The Bella Twins opened up about how they became WWE Superstars during their interview with in addition. Brie noted that the sisters worked at Hooters in 2002 and the restaurant often had WWE on its televisions:
“So when I saw the WWE pay-per-views at Hooters, I was like, ‘Wow, these girls are really physical’, which I loved and…their characters, they tell a story , like… All my life I was doing what these people were doing in a ring – fighting my sister for something, being athletic – but we always liked to entertain, so we felt a very instant connection.
The twins also went into great detail about their kids confusing them and you can check it out here.
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