Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE Studios partners up to release supernatural horror movie Oculus

WWE Studios

In a press release issued yesterday, WWE Studios, Relativity and Blumhouse Productions announced a partnership on the release of Intrepid Pictures’ movie Oculus. Oculus is a supernatural horror film directed by Mike Flanagan starring Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Rory Cochrane, and Katee Sackhoff. Michael Luisi, President of WWE Studios served...

WWE kicks off the WrestleMania 2014 Reading Challenge

WWE

WWE has kicked off the 2014 WrestleMania Reading Challenge along with their partners the Pearson Foundation and the Young Adult Library Services Association, giving participants aged 4-18 to win a trip to WrestleMania XXX or have a WWE Superstar visit them at school. From now through Friday, March 7, students can sign up for the WrestleMania...

Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards debut on Impact

TNA

Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards, the tag team better known as The American Wolves in Ring Of Honor, made their debut last night on Impact. The duo appeared in a backstage segment with TNA President Dixie Carter where she offered them a tryout match for next week and if she likes it, she’ll sign them to a deal. But The Wolves, as they are now...

UFC President Dana White talks about the WWE Network

Dana White

Speaking with the media following the UFC Fight Night 35 show in Atlanta, UFC President Dana White discussed his thoughts about the recently announced WWE Network. “Vince is a guy who is a trailblazer,” White said to the media gathered around him. “He’s an animal, man!” White said that it’s hard to doubt Vince McMahon when you see what...

Tickets for post-WrestleMania XXX Smackdown on sale today

Smackdown

The post-WrestleMania Smackdown will be held at the Cajun Dome in Lafayette, Louisiana, on Tuesday, April 8. The pre-sale for the show kicked off today and will run till later tonight, ending at 10PM CST. Tickets go on sale to the general public tomorrow, January 18, at 10AM CST. Ticket prices are $25.70, $35.90, $46.15, $61.55, and $107.65...

Sting’s time in TNA may be up for good

Sting

Sting’s time with TNA Wrestling looks like it’s up as well, as the former champion and Hall of Famer is in a title vs career match for next week’s Impact television show against current TNA champion Magnus. Sting’s one year contract with the company is expiring and if you recall a few years ago he was very close to sign...

WWE stocks hit $19 during trading day

WWE

WWE stocks hit the $19 mark today, closing the day at $19.02 but then sliding down just two cents to $19 in after hours trading. The closing of $19.02 was a new 52-week high and the highest since 2010. The renewal of WWE television rights and the WWE Network has certainly drove the stocks up high and if the Network delivers as expected, investors...

Ultimate Warrior comments on his Hall Of Fame induction

Ultimate Warrior

For the first time since this past Monday when the WWE announced that the Ultimate Warrior was going in the Hall of Fame, the man himself commented about it on Twitter. “Predictions, speculation, guesses…even after 18 years one UW power has not diminished at all…His power to fascinate imaginations,” Warrior wrote with the hashtag...

Mick Foley and WWE agree on new case-by-case handshake deal

Mick Foley

WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley wrote in a message on Facebook that while his WWE contract runs out soon, the two sides have agreed to continue to work together on a case-by-case handshake deal. “The only minor difference (other than not getting a weekly check…ouch) is that I will work prospective WWE dates and projects around my schedule...

AJ Styles joins UnPlugged for a two hour interview

AJ Styles

SNS Unplugged returned to the airwaves on the SNS Radio Network for the second episode of the 2014 season with “The Bronx-Father” Tony J. Mirabella and “Mr. Money on the Mic” Jeff Jackson. In this blockbuster edition “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles joined the show in a must hear 2 hour interview ranging from pro wrestling, conspiracy...

WWE Hall of Fame ceremony pre-sake kicks off

Hall of Fame

The pre-sale for the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony kicked off today on Ticketmaster.com. Fans who wish to purchase tickets for the ceremony – which so far features the induction of the Ultimate Warrior – can use the pre-sale codes of WM30FB or WM30TW to purchase tickets now. The pre-sale ends tomorrow at 11:45PM CST and tickets go on...

Hulk Hogan says Warrior is a good choice for WWE Hall of Fame

Hulk Hogan

TMZ caught up with the Hulkster in New York and asked him about the Ultimate Warrior being inducted in the WWE Hall of Fame. Hogan acted like he didn’t know that WWE announced Warrior’s name and then said, “Good choice for the Hall of Fame. He’s a good man.” Hogan and Warrior have quite a long and bad history together and Hogan was on...

Daniel Bryan suffers concussion during steel cage match on RAW

Daniel Bryan

According to several reports, Daniel Bryan suffered a concussion during his steel cage match with Bray Wyatt against the Usos on RAW. While WWE.COM has not put up any notice of the concussion like they have been doing for anyone who suffers one, rumors are that Bryan had trouble remembering most of what happened in his match, indicating that his...

RAW rating for 01/13/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week did 4,404,000 viewers, down half a million from last week’s Old School edition of RAW. The show had a 3.12 rating overall. Hour one pulled 4,399,000 viewers followed by 4,598,000 in the second, and 4,214,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by PWInsider.com)

Mae Young passes away at the age of 90

Mae Young

WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young has passed away yesterday at the age of 90, days after she was taken off life support and placed under hospice care at her residence in Columbia, South Carolina. Young’s career started in 1939 and two years later introduced female wrestling in Canada. In 1968 she became the first United States Women’s champion for...

Lockdown 2014 pay-per-view to be held in Coral Gables, Florida

TNA

The TNA Lockdown pay-per-view this year will be held at the BankUnited Center on the campus of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. The announcement was made by TNA President Dixie Carter on Twitter. The show will be live on pay-per-view on March 9 with tickets going on sale to the general public on January 24. The $48 million arena...