Maxwell Jacob Friedman absence from the Fan Fest event, made many fans thought MJF was leaving AEW.
Maxwell T. Friedman is well- known by his ring name Maxwell Jacob Friedman (MJF), is an American professional wrestler.
Friedman is The Pinnacle’s leader and is currently signed to All Elite Wrestling (AEW).
Friedman previously worked for Major League Wrestling (MLW), where he was the inaugural MLW World Middleweight Champion and a former MLW World Tag Team Champion.
Maxwell has also worked on the American independent wrestling circuit, most notably for Combat Zone Wrestling, where he is a two-time CZW Wired Champion and a former one-time CZW World Heavyweight Champion.
Is Maxwell Jacob Friedman MJF Leaving AEW?
Maxwell Jacob Friedman, aka MJF, was scheduled to attend a Fan Fest event on Saturday but did not show up. This led to fans thinking that he was leaving AEW.
All Elite Wrestling scheduled their Double or Nothing pay-per-view event on Sunday, May 29, with 13 matches.
According to Kiley Fuller of Bodyslam.net, security informed fans who had purchased tickets to meet MJF that he would not be present and would not be answering his phone.
While AEW has not commented on the situation, a source within the organization claims that communications between the company and MJF “had reached an all-time low.”
Wardlow was set to face MJF in one of the major matches of the pay-per-view event. It concludes a lengthy storyline in which Wardlow attempts to breach his contract with MJF.
Jacob’s earnings as a professional wrestler have provided him with a good income and a rich lifestyle. Then, on June 17, 2021, Maxwell launched $MJF, his cryptocurrency.
Where Is Maxwell Jacob Friedman Going?
After skipping an appearance at the AEW Fan Fest, Maxwell Jacob Friedman booked a flight out of Las Vegas the night before Double or Nothing, which means that he is going to Los Vegas.
The current contract with MJF is set to expire in 2024. So, there’s no need to fear for the time being. Friedman has been vocal about his desire for a new contract, teasing on social media that he will be an independent agent in 2024.