WWE Hall of Famer and former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura was awarded $1.8 million in damages by a jury in his lawsuit against the state of Chris Kyle, the U.S. Navy SEAL who passed away last year and author of best-selling book “American Sniper.” Ventura sued Kyle for defamation after
Scarlett Johannson just whooped Dwayne Johnson’s ass in the box office, as her movie Lucy took the number one spot on the box office chart this weekend with Johnson’s Hercules in second place. Hercules, armed with a massive marketing machine, played in 3,595 theaters this weekend but only got $29
The stars of the Hercules movie, including former WWE champ Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, attended the Los Angeles movie premiere yesterday along with other several celebrities including Kylie Minogue, Mariah Carey, Eddie Murphy, and others. Johnson walked down the red carpet with his girlfriend Lauren Hashian. The $110 million movie
The Hollywood Reporter is carrying a story about WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus joining the cast of the Canadian action-thriller movie Gridlocked, playing the role of Gina, a lead member of a SWAT team. The movie’s cast includes Dominic Purcell, Richard Gunn, Stephen Lang, Vinnie Jones, Cody Hackman and
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has made it to the Forbes’s annual ranking of the highest paid actors in Hollywood coming in second place with a whooping $52 million for the year. That is $6 million more than the list released last year where Johnson was estimated to have done $46
In the wrestling business everyone has learned to say never say never. But CM Punk is ready to break the mold after admitting on TV that he’ll never get inside a wrestling ring again. A clean shaven CM Punk co-hosted the AP Music Awards yesterday night and told CBS 19′s
Appearing on ESPN’s Sports Center to discuss his new movie Hercules, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was subject to different kind of questions from fans via Twitter live on the show. When asked what was his most challenging gig – playing for the U, wrestling in the WWE, or shooting Hercules
Former WWE Diva Eve Torres will be back on national television from next week as she has a recurring role on the upcoming new TV series titled Matador on the new El Rey Network. The show centers around a soccer player for the fictional L.A. Riot team who is also
The Hollywood Reporter has a story about former WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson being in discussion to star as the leading role in Universal’s upcoming movie titled The Janson Directive, based on a Robert Ludlum novel. While no writer or director has been chosen yet as the project is
Two tweets from former WCW champion Sting has sent the Internet wrestling community on a frenzy even though there’s nothing wrestling related on them. Sting changed his profile photo to a very dark image with his face paint faded, barely visible and then afterward tweeted, “07.14.14.” While it could be
Stone Cold Steve Austin returns on national television tonight with CMT’s newest competition series titled Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge. The 10-episode series pits elite athletes against everyday men and women in the ultimate test of strength, stamina and wit. Each episode features eight contestants in head-to-head battles until the
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson paid tribute to the Fast & Furious 7 film crew with a touching post on his Instagram account. Johnson – like most involved in the crew – had to be recalled to film additional scenes following the death of one of the lead actors, Paul Walker.
NASHVILLE – Global Force Wrestling has reached a partnership agreement with New Japan Pro Wrestling, the top wrestling promotion in the Eastern Hemisphere. The companies will exchange talent for events in both the United States and Japan. NJPW originated in 1972 under the auspices of Japanese wrestling legend Antonio Inoki.
Former WWE champion and Hollywood blockbuster superstar Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be gracing the June 27 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine which carries the headline “The Drive (And Despair) Of The Rock.” The whole story is published as well on HollywoodReporter.com and Johnson talks about a lot of
In his latest blog post, WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross described what happened over the end of last week where he ended up being in hospital for a few days and eventually released on Saturday night. Ross said that he was in Vegas for the Cauliflower Alley Club reunion
Jim Ross is back at home after spending a couple of days in hospital. “Home sweet home…your well wishes greatly appreciated,” Ross tweeted last night. TMZ.COM reports that tests conducted on Ross determined that the symptoms were being caused by meds he had been taking for an unrelated medical issue.
Jim Ross is still in hospital although he said that he hopes to go back home today in a post on Twitter. “Bumper to bumper medicals. 2 MRI ‘s, blood drawn 4X, echocardiogram, neck artery scan….all today. Awakened every 2 hours since last nite,” Ross wrote yesterday. While the WWE
Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling promotion got some nice publicity as FoxBusiness.com has covered Jarrett’s plans to launch the start-up company. Asked if it’s the right time to jump in the game when there might be a sign that “interesting in wrestling is plummeting,” the former WWE, WCW, and TNA
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross was admitted to a hospital after he came back from Las Vegas last night. “Got home from Vegas not feeling well. Now spending the night in the hospital for observation. Shouldn’t have said anything to my wife,” Ross tweeted from hospital. He did not
The full trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s next movie, Hercules, was released online today in a tweet by the former WWE champion himself. “On July 25th, the world’s first superhero is born. Let it be to death or victory.. #WorldPremiere #HERCULESMovie,” The Rock wrote. The $110 million budget movie will be