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Dwayne Johnson to film Baywatch movie in March and April 2016

Dwayne Johnson

SavannahNow.com is reporting that the upcoming feature film Baywatch with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be filming in the Savannah area in March and April which pretty much rules out The Rock to wrestle at WrestleMania 32. Starring alongside Johnson will be Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario, the only two other stars confirmed for the movie so...

Rey Mysterio joins Lucha Underground

Rey Mysterio

Former World Heavyweight champion Rey Mysterio has joined El Rey’s Lucha Underground, making a surprise appearance yesterday at their television tapings. He will be part of the second season of the series which kicks off next month. “When it comes to in-ring performers, Rey Mysterio is among the elite and we are thrilled to welcome him and his...

Lucha Underground returns for season two on January 27

Lucha Underground

El Rey’s Lucha Underground will return for an all-new second season on Wednesday, January 27 at 8PM EST. The new season is currently in production in Boyle Heights, California, with the series being led by Emmy Award-winning producer Mark Burnett. Leading into the new season, El Rey Network offers fans a chance to get reacquainted with the...

Dwayne Johnson lands another movie with New Line Cinema

Dwayne Johnson

The Rock is one busy individual as Deadline.com is reporting that New Line Cinema have won a bidding war for an action comedy vehicle for Dwayne Johnson which Will Gluck will direct and Dave Callaham will write. The picture will be a co-production between FlynnPictureCo., Olive Bridge Entertainment and Seven Bucks Productions. While the plot of...

An angry Jim Ross comments on Twitter hack

Jim Ross

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross used his Facebook to address the hack of his Twitter social media account this morning as his Twitter is still disabled and leads to a page not found error. “Some one hacked my Twitter account this morning. I’m NOT dead but I am pissed! Not a good rib,” Ross wrote. “Costing me big money to repair my PC, ect...

Jim Ross’ Twitter account hacked, announces his “death”

Jim Ross

Jim Ross’ Twitter was hacked earlier today and a tweet pointed to a JR “family statement” which announced his “death.” The statement linked to a Blogspot.co.uk entry where it said, “We are shocked and saddened to bring you the news that Jim Ross has sadly passed away. Long time friend @WhiteLeedsSite was with him at the time of his...

Dana White scouting opponents for CM Punk’s first UFC fight

CM Punk

During an appearance on TSN’s Off The Record with Michael Landsberg, UFC President Dana White said that he is using his new show ‘Dana White: Looking for a fight’ to scout opponents for CM Punk. Punk, who signed with the UFC last year, has been busy training but his rumored first fight before the end of 2015 did not happen and now the UFC is...

Former WWE Diva Layla ties the knot

Layla

Former WWE Women’s and Divas champion Layla tied the knot last week, marrying former WWE Superstar Richard Young, better known to fans as Ricky Ortiz. The wedding was held at Christ Temple in Glendale, Arizona. Layla announced her retirement from the WWE at the end of July of this year after being used only a couple of times on television over...

AJ Brooks autobiography to be released in Spring 2017

AJ Lee

The Leschne Agency announced today that former WWE Divas champion AJ Brooks will be releasing her autobiography in Spring 2017. Titled Crazy Is My Superpower, the book will chronicle the rise of the New Jersey native “from 100-pound nerd growing up in extreme poverty and enduring years of abuse, to international sex symbol and professional...

Taz alleges Rousey vs Holm fight was a work

Taz

Former WWE and TNA color commentator Taz is all over the headlines after he stated on his daily morning radio show that the UFC Bantamweight title fight between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm was a work. Taz, discussing the outcome on The Taz Show on CBS’ Play.It, said that he’s been around enough to know when something is a work. He explained...

Taz talks leaving TNA and possible return to WWE

Taz

Taz is the latest guy to be featured on Sports Illustrated’s Extra Mustard in an interview which covers a lot of topics including Paul Heyman, his daily show on CBS Radio, broadcasting for WWE and then moving to TNA, and much more. Speaking of his time in TNA, he said that the product was refreshing at the time and things were run pretty good...

Nick Bockwinkel passes away at the age of 80

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WWE Hall of Famer Nick Bockwinkel passed away last night at the age of 80. Bockwinkel made his wrestling debut in 1955 and in 1970 he joined the American Wrestling Association, where he won several titles including the AWA World Heavyweight and Tag Team titles. During his time in the AWA, he had legendary feuds with Dick The Bruiser, Jerry Lawler...