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UFC announces multi-fight deal with CM Punk

CM Punk

It was announced yesterday during the UFC 181 pay-per-view in Las Vegas that former WWE champion CM Punk has signed a multi-fight deal with the UFC and will be debuting with the company in 2015. “My professional wrestling days are over, it’s awesome to be here. This is something I’ve wanted to do for a long time,” Punk said in a press...

Brock Lesnar featured in new UFC video game

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

EA Sports announced on their Twitter yesterday that Brock Lesnar, the current WWE World Heavyweight champion, will be part of the upcoming UFC video game. “@BrockLesnar is coming to #EASPORTSUFC. #UFCLegends,” the tweet said. Lesnar will be part of the Legends DLC Pack which now means that Lesnar will be featured in two video games –...

CM Punk responds to Vince McMahon’s apology

CM Punk

Appearing on Colt Cabana’s The Art of Wrestling podcast once again, former WWE champion CM Punk gave his reaction to the apology that Vince McMahon issued to him on Monday night while on Steve Austin’s podcast. Punk said if it was a sincere apology, McMahon shouldn’t have used it as a publicity stunt on the show. “You have my phone number...

Dave Bautista lands important James Bond movie role

Batista

Former WWE champion Batista might just have landed his biggest and most important Hollywood role so far, a spot on the upcoming James Bond movie. The announcement was made today at the 007 Stage at Pinewood Studios by EON Productions, MGM Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment, where all the cast were presented to the media. Batista will play...

LA Kings mascot “attacks” CM Punk backstage at NHL game

CM Punk

CM Punk continued his “feud” with the LA Kings’ mascot Bailey during the Kings vs Blackhawks NHL game this past weekend at the Staples Center. Punk, a big Blackhawks fan, got into it with the mascot on Twitter earlier in the year with the two making bets against each other, one of which went bad for Punk as he had to wear the LA Kings jersey...

Dwayne Johnson rumored for Transformers 5 role

Dwayne Johnson

Several movie websites are reporting that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is being considered for the leading role in the fifth instalment of Transformers, replacing Mark Wahlberg. The story making rounds is that Johnson, along with Bruce Willis, will be brought over for a crossover story with G.I. Joe as both franchises are owned by Paramount...

CM Punk reveals the full story about quitting WWE

CM Punk

Former WWE champion CM Punk discussed why he left WWE back in January of this year during a discussion with Colt Cabana on his podcast. Punk said that he was not feeling good health-wise, dating back to the November European tour where he was wrestling being sick. He suffered a concussion at the Royal Rumble and WWE did a concussion test and they...

Eric Bischoff congratulates Sting on WWE debut

Eric Bischoff

The man who had a big helping hand in shaping up Sting to be The Icon and The Franchise, Eric Bischoff, congratulated the former WCW champion in a message on Twitter. “Congrats to @sting, @WWE. I am very happy and proud to see Sting on a platform he deserves. Great for @WWE and wrestling fans world wide,” Bischoff wrote yesterday. Sting spent...

Dwayne Johnson teams with Kevin Hart for new movie

Dwayne Johnson

Variety.com has an exclusive story online about Dwayne Johnson teaming up with Kevin Hart to star in a new buddy action comedy movie titled Central Intelligence. The synopsis of the movie according to Variety is, “The story begins with a class reunion approaching, as a former high school sports star turned accountant (Hart) is contacted by a...

CM Punk gets new gig: writer at Marvel Comics

CM Punk

Marvel today announced that CM Punk has joined its team of Marvel Comics writer and will debut with February’s Thor Annual #1. Interviewed for the Marvel.com website, Punk said that it’s a process that started back at the 2011 San Diego Comic Con when he met Marvel Comics Editor-In-Chief Axel Alonso. Punk admits that he’s never written a...

WGN America to air Wrestling With Death family docuseries

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WGN America is jumping back in the wrestling programming three years after they stopped airing WWE Superstars. This time around the channel will air a unique family docuseries titled Wrestling with Death, introducing the Lathams of Osceola, Arkansas, morticians by day who run the Wilson Funeral Home and professional wrestlers by night who run The...

Furious 7 trailer with Dwayne Johnson released

Dwayne Johnson

Universal Pictures released the new full trailer for Furious 7, the new title for the seventh installment in the Fast & Furious franchise. Furious 7 features Dwayne Johnson reprising his role as DS Agent Luke Hobbs and it’s the final movie that fan favorite Paul Walker shot as he was killed in a car accident while on hiatus halfway through...