Archive - 25/04/2013

TNA hires WWE veteran to handle live event marketing

TNA

TNA has hired WWE veteran Rafael Morffi who will be helping out with the TNA live events following the departure of two key officials from the company. The news was delivered by Eric Bischoff, who welcomed Morffi with a message on his Twitter account. “Big welcome to Rafael Morffi to the team. Worked with him at WWE while I was there and...

TNA launches Knockouts website

Christy Hemme

TNA has launched the Knockouts stand alone website today featuring nine of the sexiest and talented females in professional wrestling. The “dare to be” inspired website showcases Christy Hemme, Taryn Terrell, Miss Tessmacher, Gail Kim, Tara, Mickie James, ODB, SoCal Val, and Velvet Sky, with some pretty smoking hot photo galleries and...

CM Punk and Lita show up at Iron Man 3 world premiere

CM Punk

The world premiere of Marvel’s Iron Man 3 movie was held yesterday at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California, and former WWE champion CM Punk was one of the guests invited. Punk – accompanied by his beautiful girlfriend and former WWE Diva Lita – joined Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Kingsley, Stan Lee, Joss...

WrestleMania 29 grosses over $72 million in revenue

WrestleMania 29

WWE issued a press release today announcing that WrestleMania 29 grossed in excess of $72 million, the highest grossing event in WWE history. The press release also revealed that the show will once again exceed 1 million global pay-per-view buys although it’s not expected to surpass last year’s show. WrestleMania 29 will make more...