Who's Dexter Lumis aka Samuel Shaw's wife and is the marriage for real?

Amber Peake September 15, 2021


Last night’s WWE NXT saw pro wrestlers Dexter Lumis and Indi Hartwell tie the knot. Following the show, fans are curious to know whether the marriage is real as others wonder who Dexter Lumis, whose real name is Samuel Shaw’s new wife Indi Hartwell is.

Dexter Lumis and Indi Hartwell get married on NXT

WWE pro wrestlers Dexter Lumis and Indi Hartwell were seen to tie the knot as part of yesterday’s WWE NXT (Tuesday, 14 September).

In last night’s show, the pair dressed for the occasion, with Hartwell wearing a wedding dress while Dexter Lumis, aka Samuel Shaw, wore a gold-printed blazer. The duo were also joined by guests, including fellow WWE stars Candice LeRae and Johnny Gargano.

Kicking off the ceremony, Indi Hartwell recited her vows while her husband to be, known to fans as the silent Tortured Artist, confessed his love with a thumbs up. The couple later said their I do’s and the ceremony ended with a kiss.

Following the live nuptials, fans have taken to social media as they celebrate the WWE couple’s marriage, while others have wondered whether the wedding was real:

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Are Dexter Lumis and Indi Hartwell together in real life?

While some fans may have taken a liking to the WWE couple, it seems the WWE NXT wedding was one of the show’s many elaborate story lines

Over the years, weddings have become a popular story line in the world of wrestling. Fans of WWE may remember the on-screen marriages of Kane and Lita as well as Edge and Vickie Guerrero. 

The couple’s on-screen romance has been going on and off for months, with Indi Hartwell proposing to Dexter Lumis on the show in August. 

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Who is Samuel Shaw’s new wife Indi Hartwell?

Following on from their WWE NXT wedding ceremony, fans are curious to know more about Samuel Shaw’s on-screen wife, Indi Hartwell.

Indi Hartwell, born 17 August 1998 as Samantha De Martin, is an Australian professional wrestler currently signed with WWE. Hartwell started her career in wrestling in 2016 in Australia and at the time competed in competitions in her local circuit. 

Hartwell later moved to the US, where she eventually signed with World Wrestling Entertainment in 2019 before making her debut on NXT in November of that year. 

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Express.co.uk. Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.