Nyla Rose

  • Born: 08/03/1982 in Washington, D.C
  • Birthname: Brandi Hicks DeGroat
  • Height & Weight: 5'7", 185 Ib
Titles Won:
  • AEW Women’s World Championship
  • Women’s Casino Battle Royale (2019)

Rose is an American actress and professional wrestler signed to All Elite Wrestling, where she held the AEW Women’s World Championship. As an actress, she starred in the 2016 Canadian television series The Switch as the lead character. Rose became the first openly transgender wrestler in history to sign with a major American promotion in 2019.

She is also the first trans wrestler to win a title in a major American promotion when she won the AEW Women’s World Championship the following year. Originally given the name of Brandon DeGroat, she transitioned in to Brandi Hicks DeGroat at an unknown time; although possibly around 2012.

Other Notable Achievements: CP Women’s Championship (3 times), UPWA Women’s Championship, WOW Women’s Championship (2 time)