Current AEW FTW Champion HOOK recently spoke with Josh Martinez for “Superstar Crossover” to discuss his debut with All Elite Wrestling and the pressure of breaking into the business. Of course, the son of ECW legend Taz has made some impressive waves in his first year.
You can check out some highlights from the podcast below:
On staying composed during his AEW debut: “I mean, [I] kind of just lock in. Tunnel vision, really. That’s the best way I can put it.”
On if he feels any pressure getting into the business as Taz’s son: “I mean yeah, sure. Of course there’s big shoes to fill, being a second generation wrestler there’s a lot of pressure that comes with that. But I enjoy the pressure honestly, I like pressure.”
On when he realized growing up that his dad was a big deal: “I don’t know, you know, it’s weird. It’s all I know, so it’s — that’s always been a weird thing for me to kind of like comprehend.”