Shelton Benjamin’s Mama

Career Highlights

  • January 2006: Comedian Thea Vidale was hired by WWE to play the part of Shelton Benjamin’s mother on RAW..
  • January 2, 2006 – RAW: Shelton Benjamin’s Mama showed up and yelled at Shelton Benjamin for going soft lately..
  • January 8, 2006 – New Years Revolution: Shelton Benjamin defeated Viscera after Mrs. Benjamin hit Viscera with her purse..
  • January 9, 2006 – RAW: Shelton Benjamin w/Shelton Benjamin’s Mama defeated Val Venis in a Royal Rumble Qualifier..
  • ~~~Shelton’s Mama bumped into Val Venis earlier and said she knew Val from somewhere but couldn’t figure out where..
  • January 16, 2006 – RAW: Shelton Benjamin w/Mama defeated The Big Show by Count Out when Triple H interfered..
  • ~~~Shelton’s Mama was rendered speechless at the size of Big Show and encouraged Shelton to “Just do your best, son”..
  • January 23, 2006 – RAW: Shawn Michaels defeated Shelton Benjamin w/Shelton Benjamin’s Mama..
  • January 30, 2006 – RAW: Shelton Benjamin defeated Goldust (Shelton’s Mama had an encounter with Goldust before the match!)..
  • February 6, 2006 – RAW: The Big Show defeated Shelton Benjamin to advance in the Road to WM22 Tournament..
  • ~~~The Big Show yelled at Shelton Benjamin’s Mama and she collapsed and had a heart attack at ringside..
  • February 13, 2006 – RAW: Shelton Benjamin w/Mama defeated Eugene Dinsmore to earn a shot at the IC title..
  • February 20, 2006 – RAW: Shelton Benjamin w/Mama Benjamin defeated Ric Flair to win the Intercontinental title!
  • ~~~Mama Benjamin faked a heart attack and Shelton whacked Ric Flair with the oxygen tank and pinned him to win the title!
  • Mama Benjamin was written out of storylines due to health problems undergoing abdominal & intestinal surgery..