When he first made the announcement to the world that he was gay, many had predicted that WWE would capitalize on that by doing something with the Darren Young character. Through social media, he informed the fans that he was more than willing to have the character turn gay if there was a good and tasteful story line provided to him. He will not do it just for the sake of doing it.
August 18, 2015
While a lot of fans are siding with Darren Young and being upset with WWE for continuing to do shows in Abu Dhabi, a country that does not accept homosexuality, the company still intends on going there frequently. Their live events only drew around 4500 fans each night, but since the country is very wealthy, they were able to charge extremely high prices for the tickets. Plus, the local government is very generous with the company.
February 20, 2015
There was some confusion from the internet wrestling community during a particular segment of Monday Night Raw last night. Darren Young brought out a mystery partner, which left fans wondering about his identity. WWE purposely did not provide a name because he was just a filler for the evening. The real reason for the segment was to bring Young and Titus O'Neil back together. That was the official reunion of the Prime Time Players.
February 18, 2015
From the moment that he decided to go public about his sexuality, Darren Young has largely avoided controversy. That all changed this week. Through his social media account, Young stated that he was disappointed that WWE would do shows in the United Arab Emirates, a place that does not accept homosexuality. His comments were picked up rather quickly by fans and the media, with a lot of people being critical of the company.
February 11, 2015