Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE hires Charly Arnolt as new host/announcer

Charly Arnolt

WWE has hired a new host/announcer, Charly Arnolt, who had her official start day with the company on Monday. Arnolt worked for FOX59 Sports prior to joining WWE as an anchor/reporter. “As of a couple days ago, I am now living in Orlando because I have accepted a hosting job with the WWE! This is a huge step in my career and I am beyond excited...

$10 deals on WWE Shop including t-shirts and action figures

WWEShop

WWE Shop is running a $10 deal with several WWE merchandise including posters, action figures, t-shirts and many more all on sale for just ten bucks. T-shirts from NXT, Shane McMahon, WrestleMania 32, Daniel Bryan, Triple H, The New Day, Paul Heyman, and others are all part of the deal. Beer mugs, pendants, hats, and gloves featuring other WWE...

BBC takes a behind-the-scenes look at WWE in 30 minute documentary

Sami Zayn

The BBC has put online a 30 minute documentary about the WWE hosted by BBC Radio 1 host and wrestling fan Greg James, a documentary which was filmed between WrestleMania 32 and the Download Festival in the UK which featured NXT. James first interviewed WWE Women’s champion Charlotte, meeting her at a gym in Albany, New York where he trained with...

CM Punk: Get in, make money, get out

CM Punk

Speaking during the Colin Cowherd radio show earlier today, former WWE champion CM Punk said that he was flabbergasted that people were surprised when he left WWE as he always showed his intention to eventually leave. He explained how during his indie scene days, the old timers who had more experience than him told him that you get in, make a lot...

Raw rating for 06/27/2016

Raw

With barely against any competition on television, Monday Night Raw tanked in the ratings, doing only 3,093,000 viewers for yesterday’s broadcast. That is down 373,000 viewers from last week’s post-MITB show. Hour one started with 3,096,000 viewers, then followed by an increase to 3,173,000 viewers in the second hour, before closing the show...

Japan WWE shows get minor card changes due to Reigns absence

Shinsuke Nakamura

The WWE Japan website has updated the line-up of the matches for the two nights they have at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo. Due to the absence of Roman Reigns, some matches had to be adjusted but it looks like the WWE fans in Japan will get some great matches in return. On the first night, the main event will be Dean Ambrose vs Kevin Owens vs...

Total Bellas premieres on E! on October 5

Bella Twins

Total Bellas, the spin-off show of Total Divas, will premiere on E! on Wednesday, October 5 at 8PM EST. The show will feature six, one hour episodes which will give viewers an exclusive, intimate look into the VIP lives of the Bellas and their men, John Cena and Daniel Bryan, as well as their family. This docu-series will follow the odd-couple...

WWE and Special Olympics announce international partnership

WWE logo

WWE and Special Olympics today announced an international partnership that will see WWE support Special Olympics’ Play Unified campaign, which fosters friendships, understanding, and inclusive communities among people with and without intellectual disabilities by uniting them through the power and joy of sports. WWE Superstars will participate...

NXT regulars perform at WWE non-televised live event in Orlando

Samoa Joe

6 NXT regulars participated in the non-televised live WWE event in Orlando yesterday at the Amway Center, a smart idea considering Orlando is the home of NXT. NXT champion Samoa Joe teamed up with Austin Aries to take on the tag team of Finn Balor and Shinsuke Nakamura. The popular duo of Balor and Nakamura got the victory in this all-NXT match...

Paul Heyman discusses Lesnar with ESPN ahead of UFC 200

Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman called Brock Lesnar’s return to the UFC as “the greatest thing that has ever happened to him” as he wasn’t ready to walk away from mixed martial arts just yet. Speaking with ESPN, Heyman said that win or lose at UFC 200 against Mark Hunt, he hopes that it will make Lesnar an even bigger star on a global basis and “drive a...

Brock Lesnar unveiled as the cover Superstar for WWE 2K17

Brock Lesnar

Here comes the pain….again! Brock Lesnar was unveiled as the cover Superstar for the upcoming WWE 2K17 video game which is set to be released this Fall. In a press release issued today, WWE and 2K touted Lesnar’s several impressive accomplishments both in and outside the ring. “My career has been defined by dominating every opportunity...

Return to Hawaii and Japan next on WWE schedule

WWE logo

One half of the roster has one hell of a travel schedule and after getting on the road this past Friday for non-televised events, the WWE Superstars and crew won’t see home until July 6. After Smackdown in Miami on Tuesday, some of the crew flies to Honolulu, Hawaii for a show at the Neal S. Blaisdell Arena, the first live event on the island in...

AJ Styles and Seth Rollins to travel to Australia for WWE tour

AJ Styles

WWE has added AJ Styles and Seth Rollins to the upcoming WWE tour in Australia which will be held in August. Styles and Rollins join John Cena, Sheamus, Roman Reigns, Sasha Banks, Charlotte, Kevin Owens, The New Day, and others for four days as the company visits Melbourne, Adelaide and Sydney. Prior to the tour there is also one stop in Auckland...

WWE bids $27 million to purchase television studios office complex

WWE HQ

WWE has offered a sum of $27 million to purchase the large office space complex that currently holds their television studios. Located at Hamilton Avenue in Stamford, the space is currently serving as AmeriCares world headquarters and has other tenants inside. The huge complex is around a mile away from WWE’s corporate headquarters on East Main...

Seth Rollins in Sharknado: The 4th Awakens movie

Seth Rollins

Former two time WWE World Heavyweight champion Seth Rollins has joined the cast of Sharknado: The 4th Awakens, Syfy said. Rollins’ role is a small part and is not part of the main cast. He will play the character of AstroTech Lopez. Sharknado 4 takes place five years after the third movie and stars Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, David Hasselhoff, and...