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Dwayne Johnson on Oprah’s Master Class this Sunday

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be the subject of this Sunday’s Oprah’s Master Class episode which aires on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. In a short preview released on YouTube showing the sit down interview with the former WWE champion, Johnson breaks down when discussing something that his 13 year old daughter at the time said to him. Rocky...

New James Bond movie Spectre with Dave Bautista out today

Batista

The new James Bond movie, titled Spectre, opens today in the United States starring Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Monica Bellucci, Ralph Fiennes, and former WWE champion Dave Bautista. Bautista is another WWE star that has made the successful transition to the Hollywood big screen and there will likely be...

Bill Simmons working on Andre The Giant documentary for HBO

Andre Memorial

Page Six is reporting that former ESPN personality and huge WWE fan Bill Simmons will be working on a documentary about Andre The Giant for his first work with HBO. Simmons, who six months ago was fired from ESPN, joined HBO three months later. His website, the highly regarded Grantland.com, was dropped by ESPN last week and has since shut...

Batista talks potential WWE return and fights with creative

Batista

In an interview with Chris Van Vliet of WSVN-TV in Miami, former WWE champion Dave Bautista spoke about what he wants to return to the WWE, clearly not closing down the door for a potential return. Bautista, who was doing the interview to promote the James Bond Spectre movie, said that he did not enjoy his last WWE run as he wanted to be the heel...

Madusa and Paige go at it online

Madusa

WWE Hall of Famer Alundra Blayze, who prefers to go by the name of Madusa, is having a online feud with former two time Divas champion Paige and the two have been going at it for quite a while. In a message posted on her Instagram over the weekend, Madusa said that she knows what Paige “did” to Nattie and thinks that she “hates” the bond...

Bret Hart sells his Hawaii house

Bret Hart

Bret Hart has sold his Hawaii house for $705,000 according to the Los Angeles Times, making $30,000 in profit on the property which he bought back in 2004. The 2,064 square foot home was located in Kailua-Kona and was built into a hillside in the Kuakini Heights area. It features a wet bar, a center-island kitchen, an office, three bedrooms, three...

Steve Austin launches his own beer Broken Skull IPA

Steve Austin

WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin and El Segundo Brewing Company, one of LA’s premier craft breweries, have teamed up to create the Steve Austin Broken Skull IPA beer. “Proud to announce my new beer w @ESBCBrews. Broken Skull IPA. One bad ass beer. #cheers,” Austin wrote on his Twitter yesterday. The beer will initially be available in...

Ronda Rousey wants the WWE Divas title

Ronda Rousey

Speaking at a media day in Los Angeles to promote her fight at UFC 193, current UFC Women’s champion Ronda Rousey said that she wants to conquer WWE after her time in MMA is done. In a story carried out by Fox Sports, Rousey said she wants to be remembered as one of the greatest fighters of all time at any sport, especially boxing...

Hulk Hogan’s incredible WCW contract from 1998 published

Hulk Hogan

Chris Harrington of IndeedWrestling.com who covers a lot of financial statistics for WWE managed to get his hands on the Hulk Hogan WCW contract from 1998 and it’s a contract which probably not many – if anyone at all – will ever get closer to it. The contract, which started on May 29, 1998 and valid for four years, had a whopping $2...

Doris Adkisson, matriarch of the Von Erich family, passes away

Von Erich

Doris Adkisson, the wife of Fritz Von Erich and the mother of the six Von Erich kids, passed away last night according to Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer. She lived on the island of Kauai in Hawaii. Doris outlived five of her sons and her ex-husband in a life filled with tragedies. The Von Erich kids, Jack, David, Kerry, Mike, and Chris all...

Dwayne Johnson announces partnership with Under Armour, Inc.

Dwayne Johnson

Fresh off his partnership with Ford Motor Co., Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson today announced a new partnership with popular apparel company Under Armour, Inc. “The Rock/Under Armour partnership has been years in the making and we’re proud and pumped to have it come to fruition,” Johnson wrote in a post on Instagram. “The goal is to...

Vince Russo says he reached out to Vince McMahon to help

Vince Russo

Former WWE and WCW creative head writer Vince Russo noted in his latest blog that he has reached out to Vince McMahon to help with the product. “Even though I know that is wrong on so many levels…it’s what my heart told me to do. In the past, that olive branch would have been motivated by the need of money – in order to support...