The Creation of the nWo


TheNew World Orderis aprofessional wrestlingstablethat originally consisted ofHollywood Hulk Hogan,Kevin NashandScott Hall. They are best known for their appearances inWorld Championship Wrestling(WCW) and theWorld Wrestling Federation/Entertainment(WWF/E) throughout the 1990s and 2000s.The stable originated in WCW with thegimmickof a group of unsanctioned wrestlers aiming to "take over" and control WCW in the manner of astreet gang; the group's initial three members and several others had gained fame in the rival WWF, although this connection was only implied. The group later appeared in the WWF (now known as WWE) after the purchase of WCW by the WWF.