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Cameron Lynn
Cameron Axxess 2014.jpg
Ariane in April 2014
Birth name Ariane Nicole Andrew
Born (1987-11-03) November 3, 1987 (age 27)[1]
Northridge, Los Angeles, California, U.S.[2][1]
Resides Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) Ariane[3]
Ariane Andrew[3]
Cameron Lynn[2][4]
Billed height 5'7 (1.70m)
Billed weight 120 lb (54 kg)[3]
Billed from Orlando, Florida[2]
"Planet Funk"
Northridge, California
Trained by Florida Championship Wrestling
Debut July 7, 2011[3][2]

Ariane Nicole Andrew[3][1] (born November 3, 1987)[3][2][1] is an American singer, model, dancer, valet and professional wrestler who is currently signed with WWE under the ring name Cameron. Under her real name, Andrew joined the 2011 season of Tough Enough[5] where she was the first competitor eliminated. She later signed with WWE and joined Naomi in forming The Funkadactyls. From July 2013 to March 2015, Andrew was featured as one of the main cast members of Total Divas.

Early life[edit]

Andrew graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in business marketing and a Bachelor of Science in psychology from California State University, Northridge.[5] She moved to North Hollywood, California, where she worked as a behavior therapist for autistic children.[5]

Professional wrestling career[edit]


Tough Enough (2011)[edit]

In 2011, Andrew competed in an non-televised Diva Search with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).[6] Later that year, Andrew was one of fourteen contestants on the revival of WWE Tough Enough, where she was the first eliminated. Despite this, Andrew is the only participant from the show to still be employed by WWE.

Florida Championship Wrestling (2011–2012)[edit]

Immediately after being eliminated from Tough Enough, Andrew confirmed on her Twitter account that WWE had signed her to a contract. She was then assigned to WWE's then-developmental territory, Florida Championship Wrestling (WWE), and made her debut on July 7, 2011, as a ring announcer at an FCW house show.[7] It was not until July 9 that she made her in-ring debut, under the ring name Cameron Lynn, in a Divas battle royal, which consisted of Audrey Marie, Caylee Turner, Kaitlyn, Maxine, Raquel Diaz, Sonia, and Aksana, in which Lynn was eliminated first.[8] On the October 9, 2011, episode of FCW TV, she made her televised debut with Byron Saxton, accompanying Naomi Knight to ringside during her match against Leah West, which Knight won. On the October 23 episode of FCW TV, Lynn teamed with Knight in a winning effort against Caylee Turner and Kaitlyn.

The Funkadactyls (2012–2014)[edit]

On the January 9, 2012 episode of Raw, Cameron made her WWE main roster debut as one of the dancers and valets, along with Naomi, for the returning Brodus Clay.[9] She made her WrestleMania debut at WrestleMania XXVIII alongside Naomi in a segment with Clay.[10] On the TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs pre-show on December 16, 2012, Cameron participated in her first televised match on the main roster, which was a "Santa's Little Helpers" battle royal which was won by her fellow Funkadactyl Naomi, who would go on to face Eve Torres later that night for the WWE Divas Championship.[11]

Cameron (left) with Naomi in 2013

On the February 6, 2013 episode of Main Event, The Funkadactyls got into a backstage altercation with Tamina Snuka and Aksana, after Snuka and Aksana began to persuade Brodus Clay to fire The Funkadactyls and hire them as his backup dancers instead.[12] This led to Cameron and Naomi's first match as a team, in which they defeated Snuka and Aksana.[13]

On the March 15 episode of SmackDown, The Funkadactyls were attacked by the returning Bella Twins in a backstage segment. On the March 22 episode of SmackDown and March 25 episode of Raw, The Funkadactyls attacked the twins after they interfered both times in Tons of Funk (Brodus Clay and Tensai)'s match against Team Rhodes Scholars (Cody Rhodes and Damien Sandow).[14][15] The four women eventually faced off in a tag team match on the March 27 episode of Main Event, where the Bella Twins emerged victorious when Nikki Bella pinned Naomi after an interference by Rhodes.[16] Cameron and Naomi were set to team up with Brodus Clay and Tensai against Team Rhodes Scholars and the Bella Twins at Wrestlemania 29 in an eight–person mixed tag team match, however the match was cancelled due to time restraints. The match instead took place the following night on Raw, where Tons of Funk and The Funkadactyls emerged victorious.[17][18]

On the August 26 episode of Raw, Cameron and Naomi accompanied Natalya to an unsuccessful singles match against Brie Bella, until AJ Lee interrupted and ignited a feud on the cast of Total Divas, criticizing them as undeserving.[19] On the September 27 episode of Smackdown!, Cameron was defeated by AJ in singles match.[20] Cameron joined Team Total Divas in a 7-on-7 elimination tag-team match against Team "True Divas" (Alicia Fox, Aksana, Divas Champion AJ, Kaitlyn, Rosa Mendes, Tamina Snuka, and Summer Rae) at the Survivor Series pay-per-view and the following night on Raw in a rematch; although Cameron was eliminated by Mendes in the former event and by Snuka in the latter, her team was ultimately victorious in both competitions.[21][22]

On December 15 at the TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs pay-per-view, Cameron, along with fellow Funkadactyl Naomi and Tensai, abandoned Brodus Clay because of his attitude, effectively disbanding Tons of Funk.[23] The following night on an episode of Raw, Cameron and Naomi aligned themselves with R-Truth and Xavier Woods, and began accompanying them to their matches.[24] In January 2014, The Funkadactyls began feuding with AJ Lee and her bodyguard Tamina Snuka, when Naomi received a push and defeated Lee in various tag team matches on both Raw and SmackDown.[25][26][27] However, their rivalry was cut shortly after Naomi suffered a legitimate eye injury during her match with Aksana on the February 3 episode of Raw.[28][29] On the February 10 episode of Raw, Cameron pinned Aksana during a six-Diva tag team match,[30] and on the February 19 episode of Main Event, Cameron defeated her in a singles match.[31] On February 23 at Elimination Chamber, Cameron received her first shot at the WWE Divas Championship, a match which she won by disqualification after Tamina Snuka accidentally superkicked AJ Lee. Cameron received a rematch on the February 28 episode of SmackDown, which she would lose.[32] At WrestleMania XXX, Cameron failed to capture the title in the "Vickie Guerrero Divas Championship Invitational" match, which was ultimately won by AJ.[33]

Singles competition (2014–present)[edit]

Cameron prior to a match in September 2014

In June, Cameron was placed in a brief feud with the new Divas Champion Paige, in which the former would begin displaying a villainous persona, with Cameron challenging Paige in three non-title matches on Superstars and Raw, all of which Paige would win.[34][35][36] During this time, Cameron and fellow Funkadactyl Naomi began to fall out, and had several disagreements during and after their matches.[37]

On the July 7 episode of Raw, Cameron and Naomi were defeated by AJ Lee and Paige after Cameron tagged herself in and was pinned by Paige. After the match, Cameron and Naomi began brawling in and out of the ring, and as a result, Cameron cemented her villainous turn and the team was disbanded.[38] The following night on an episode of Main Event, Cameron was scheduled to team with Naomi, Natalya, Eva Marie, Rosa Mendes, and Summer Rae against Nikki Bella in a six–on–one handicap match, but only showed up to attack Naomi and Nikki.[39] She competed in her first match as a villain on the July 15 episode of Main Event against Emma. After losing the match, Cameron attacked Emma before being scared off by Naomi.[40] These events led to a match on the Battleground pre-show, where Cameron defeated Naomi after grabbing her tights.[41] At Survivor Series, Cameron participated in a 4-on-4 elimination tag team match, where she was eliminated by Naomi before her team ultimately lost the match.[42] On the April 13, 2015, episode of Raw, Cameron competed in a number one contender's battle royal for Nikki Bella's Divas Championship, which would be won by Paige.[43] After being the special guest referee for a match between Alicia Fox and Natalya, Cameron would attack both women on the April 9 episode of Smackdown,[44] which would lead to a triple threat match the following week, with Cameron coming out victorious.[45] .

Other media[edit]

Andrew played a main role for the reality television show Total Divas produced by WWE and E!. The show began airing in July 2013.[46] In May 2015, it was announced that Andrew would not be featured as a full-time cast member on the show for season 4.[47] Andrew made her video game debut as a playable character in WWE 2K15.

Year Title Role Notes
2011 WWE Tough Enough Herself Contestant
2013–2015 Total Divas Main Cast (Season 1–3)
Recurring (Season 4): 29 Episodes



Birth name Ariane Andrew
Genres Pop, dance, electropop, R&B
Years active 2013–present
Year Single Album
2014 "Bye Bye" Non album single
2015 "Wrong Number" Non album single

Personal life[edit]

Andrew is in a relationship with Vincent Isayan, and their relationship was featured on Total Divas. She has a younger brother, Quentinn, and a younger sister, Aniyah.[48]

In August 2012, Andrew was arrested for driving under the influence, and allegedly tried to bribe the arresting officer.[49] Andrew was punished with a two-week suspension by WWE for the incident.[50]

In wrestling[edit]

Cameron applying a Modified surfboard stretch on Brie Bella.
Cameron setting up a Snap suplex on Rosa Mendes at WrestleMania XXX.

Championships and accomplishments[edit]


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