Author - Colin Vassallo

ESPN’s E:60 goes behind the scenes at NXT and Performance Center

NXT

On May 5, ESPN’S E:60 will present a one hour documentary film titled WWE: Behind The Curtain, showing an unprecedented access behind the scenes at WWE’s NXT and the Performance Center on what it takes to make the next WWE Superstar or Diva. This has been taped a while ago as all images show the old WWE scratched logo, a logo which the company...

Stephanie McMahon interviewed by FastCompany.com

Stephanie McMahon

FastCompany.com has an interview with WWE’s Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon which is titled, “Mom, Chief Brand Officer, TV Villain: WWE’s Unbreakable Stephanie McMahon.” The interesting interview tackles quite a few subjects including how hard she slaps people, breaking character on Raw, social media guidelines for WWE Superstars...

WWE teams up with Special Olympics for 2015 World Games

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WWE will once again be teaming up with the Special Olympics as they become the promotional partner for the 2015 Special Olympics World Games which will take place through Los Angeles from July 25 through August 2. “There are no bigger fans of WWE than our athletes and we are thrilled to be part of the organization’s growing commitment to...

The WrestleMania Experience

WrestleMania

I have been a wrestling fan since 1988. I was 8 years old at the time and will never forget the first time I saw WWE (or WWF at the time) on television. It was the Big Boss Man along with Slick taking on some jobber, I believe Tom Stone, on either Superstars or Challenge. Throughout the years I always dreamt of attending a show live in person...

List of community outreach programs for WrestleMania week

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WrestleMania week brings along several community outreach programs and this year in the San Francisco Bay Area it will be no different. On Wednesday, Sin Cara, The Usos, Cameron, and Eva Marie will be visiting the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and Ronald McDonald House at Stanford. Mattel will donate WWE action figures for the WWE...

Musical performances for WrestleMania 31 announced

WrestleMania 31

WWE announced yesterday that Skylar Grey, Kid Ink and Travis Barker, will be performing live at WrestleMania 31 from the Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA. A medley of the WrestleMania 31 theme songs, “Rise” by David Guetta featuring Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Skylar Grey and “Money and the Power” by multi-platinum rapper, Kid...

Sting and Lesnar set for WrestleMania ‘go home’ episode of Raw

Brock Lesnar

The final push for WrestleMania comes tonight on Monday Night Raw with both Sting and Brock Lesnar set to make a live appearance from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. Lesnar will have a face to face encounter with his WrestleMania opponent and number one contender Roman Reigns after Heyman promised such encounter on last week’s...

Funeral for Perro Aguayo Jr., held in Guadalajara, Mexico

Perro Aguayo Jr

The funeral for Perro Aguayo Jr., was held yesterday in Guadalajara, Mexico as the world of lucha libre is still in shock over what happened during the weekend in Tijuana. While his famous father did not talk to reporters at the funeral, his mother released a statement which was published by the Associated Press. “We, as relatives of Pedro, want...

WrestleMania 31 week starts today

WrestleMania 31

It’s an exciting week if you’re a WWE fan however if you’re a Superstar or Diva or are just part of the company, this week will be a very, very busy one with long working hours and not much sleep. WrestleMania week officially kicks off today with everyone in Los Angeles, California for tonight’s Monday Night Raw live show. Some matches for...

Kevin Nash announced for the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2015

Kevin Nash

Kevin Nash, the former WWE and WCW champion and founding member of the nWo, will be entering the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2015 later this week with the announcement video to be played on Raw tonight. Rolling Stone got the “exclusive” this time around and announced Nash for the Hall of Fame with an article and interview on their website...

Vice.com takes a look at WWE seamstress Sandra Gray

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The website Vice.com has a very cool article about Sandra Gray, the WWE seamstress who pulls miracles for the men and women who compete in the ring when it comes to their gear. Gray has been working for the WWE for over 20 years now and got her start when a certain young woman walked in her shop in Marietta, Georgia, one fine day asking for an...

Perro Aguayo Jr’s cause of death released

Perro Aguayo Jr

The doctor who treated Perro Aguayo Jr., at ringside and backstage said that the cause of death is due to a cervical spinal injury according to the El Mexicano newspaper. “I was with him for about an hour trying to revive him. He had an MRI to rule out anything else,” Commission doctor Ernesto Franco said. Aguayo Jr., stayed motionless in the...