Movie, dinner, adult store. Wrestling couples have an interesting history as you never know how well the pairs are going to go. Some of them are highly successful and make for great results while others aren’t so good. Miz and Maryse would certainly be in the former and their success seems to back that up. They have a reality show, a beautiful daughter, and a great chemistry. But how did they get started?

Miz and Maryse were recently interviewed by Yahoo Lifestyle about their life and marriage, including the reality show and their daughter. During the interview, the couple started talking about their first date, which took place in the parking lot of an adult store. The pair had met at work and Miz had wanted to talk to Maryse after one of the shows was over. Here are some highlights:

Miz On Meeting Maryse During The Divas Search

“She cuts this promo in French, and she gets up in my face. I’m loving every second of it. This girl is it.”

Maryse On The Adult Store Parking Lot Date

“We’re in Kansas City, and it’s two in the morning. I’m trying to get back to my hotel, and you call me on my phone [while you were driving nearby]. You said, ‘Pull over, pull over!’ I kind of found myself in a parking lot of a porn shop.”

And Miz On How Things Went

“You might think this is a little weird but I didn’t want to get in the friend zone. I wanted her to know where my mind was at. But it worked, all right. We sat there in the parking lot and talked for three hours, with a person that doesn’t speak English. That’s an A-plus in my book as a first date.”

You can read the full interview here.

And then this happened.

Maryse has some important news for The Miz: Total Divas Preview Clip, Jan. 24, 2018

: I mean….it worked. This might not be the most conventional way of getting together for the first time, but the two do indeed seem to be happy and in love all these years later. If nothing else they’re certainly a success in WWE, where the two of them have become a great duo whose story with Daniel Bryan is connecting with a bunch of others on SmackDown Live.

What do you think of Miz and Maryse? Who is the more talented one? Let us know in the comments below.

Thomas Hall has been a wrestling fan for over thirty years and has seen over 50,000 wrestling matches. He has also been a wrestling reviewer since 2009 with over 5,000 full shows covered. You can find his work at, or check out his Amazon author page with 28 wrestling books. His latest book is the the Complete 2003 Monday Night Raw Reviews.

Get the latest and greatest in professional wrestling news by signing up for our daily email newsletter. Just look below for “GET EXCLUSIVE UPDATES” to sign up. We are proud to offer our popular Wrestling Rumors app and encourage you to download it for an optimized user experience. It is available for Android and also on iOS. Thank you for reading!


  • Ring Of Honor TV Results – September 5, 2018

  • NXT Live Coverage And Results – September 5, 2018

    Live Coverage
  • Video: Batista Talks About One More WWE Run

  • WWE Superstar Featured In National Geographic Magazine

  • Monday Night Raw Stars Appear And Title Defense Takes Place During SmackDown Live Dark Matches

  • Rumor: WWE Introducing Multiple New Women’s Titles Soon?

  • It’s That Time Again. Rumor: Is WWE Looking At A Shawn Michaels Vs. Undertaker Match?

  • Different Can Be Good. WWE Announces New Details On Mixed Match Challenge

  • Bret Hart Posts Moving Tribute To Jim Neidhart

  • The Girls Are Coming Home. WWE Announces Two More Matches For Super Show-Down