Archive - 04/20/2017

Trailer for Wrestling with Chyna documentary released

The trailer of Wrestling with Chyna, the documentary that was being shot on the former WWE Women’s and Intercontinental champion before she passed away, has been released on YouTube today by director Erik Angra. A Kickstarter campaign to fund the documentary – with a goal of $10,000 – was reached in July 2015 with nearly $13,000...

New set of Impact tapings in Orlando kick off tonight

Impact Wrestling will be holding a fresh set of television tapings starting tonight with a live-to-tape Impact that will air tonight “live” on POP TV. Tonight’s taping kicks off four days of hard work for the crew who will be filming several episodes of Impact on Soundstage 20 that will run on TV over the next several weeks. Multiple tapings...

WWE announces the appointment of WWE India Vice President and GM

WWE today announced the appointment of Sheetesh Srivastava as Vice President and General Manager, WWE India. Srivastava will lead WWE’s strategic business initiatives and day-to-day operations in India and work with partners across all of WWE’s lines of business, including television, live events, marketing, sponsorship, new media, licensing...

Mick Foley undergoes successful hip surgery

WWE Hall of Famer and former Raw General Manager Mick Foley underwent successful hip surgery yesterday and is now on the road to recovery. “Thanks for all the well-wishes, kind words and prayers for my hip surgery. Spirits are high after a visit from Buddy the Elf in recovery,” Foley wrote. The Buddy the Elf was his daughter Noelle dressed as...

Smackdown! Live TV report for 04/18/2017

Tuesday Night Smackdown! Live Television Report for April 18, 2017 – “Championship Opportunities” Introduction: Video Promo A recap montage of last week’s “Superstar Shake-Up” and the United States Championship picture plays. Arena Promo We go live to the arena and Charlotte’s music plays. She struts out as we are welcomed by Tom...