WWF (World Wrestling Federation, now known as WWE) is a professional wrestling promotion that was founded in the United States in 1952. It is one of the largest and most successful wrestling promotions in the world, and has a global audience. WWF/WWE wrestlers are entertainers who perform scripted matches and storylines for live audiences and television. The wrestling matches often involve complex storylines, special effects, and acrobatic stunts. While the matches are choreographed and rehearsed, the wrestlers still put themselves at risk of injury due to the physical nature of the sport. WWF/WWE has a long history and has featured many famous wrestlers, including Hulk Hogan, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, and The Rock.