Yep, and if I'm not mistaken Sho Funaki is from Texas and also speaks perfect English. This is WWE though, and if you look Japanese, you must have an exaggerated language and not speak the language a lick.
Originally posted by Spaceman SpiffFunaki happens to be living in Texas, but I'm pretty sure he's originally from Japan. I don't know how "perfect" his English is, though.
Sho Funaki was a founding member of the awesome Kaientai stable that was brought over from New Japan (I think) in the late 1990s to flesh out the WWF's then (and still) non-existant Light-Heavyweight division.
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...I'd advise you to go get the Tough Enough Box Set from season one. Back on the second episode (third if you count the casting ep,) Triple H visited the crew to talk about how life was going to be as a WWF superstar.