Mean Gene Okerlund

An Evening With WWE’s “Mean” Gene Okerlund…

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with “Mean” Gene Okerlund. “Mean” Gene is one of the most recognizable announcers in professional wrestling with a career spanning five decades. Over his career, he has been the voice of the AWA, WCW, and WWE and is a member of the WWE Hall Of Fame. During the show he discussed how he started in the business working for the American Wrestling Association in Minnesota, what it was like being part of the World Wrestling Federation during the height of Hulkamania, and why he thinks today’s product ain’t what it used to be. Amen, brother!