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Dwayne Johnson’s Baywatch movie gets a director

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will soon be donning the famous red swimming trunks made popular by the television series Baywatch as Paramount is tapping director Seth Gordon for the movie based on the series. Michael Berk, Douglas Schwartz, and Greg Bonnan – the three original executive producers of the show – will also be resuming...

Major media outlets cover the Hulk Hogan story

Hulk Hogan

The news of Hogan’s racist rant and WWE’s decision to disassociate itself from him made it to the mainstream media as Hulk’s day from hell continued to get worse by the second. CNN, ESPN, Fox News, TMZ, ABC News, CBS News, The Associated Press, New York Post, Sports Illustrated, TIME, Washington Post, Rolling Stone, US Magazine, CNBC, Wall...

Hulk Hogan apologizes for racist rant

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan has apologized for his racist remarks in an exclusive to PEOPLE Magazine and said that he will use this situation to improve as a person. “Eight years ago I used offensive language during a conversation. It was unacceptable for me to have used that offensive language; there is no excuse for it; and I apologize for having done...

Sensational Hulk Hogan racist attack caught on tape

Hulk Hogan

The National Enquirer, along with RadarOnline.com, has revealed that they have the transcript of a video of Hulk Hogan going on a racial attack which is why WWE has severed ties with the wrestling legend. The video is part of the sex tape with Heather Clem, a video which Hogan is suing Gawker.com for posting certain parts of it online. In the...

Sting to visit the UK for 3-day Q&A tour

Sting

Sting will be traveling to the United Kingdom for three Q&A events similar to those that people such as Jim Ross, Shawn Michaels, Bret Hart, and others do. The former WCW champion will be at The Lyric Theatre in London on October 5, at The Comedy Store in Manchester on October 6, and finally at The Garage in Glasgow on October 7. Limited VIP...

Former WWE Diva Candice Michelle gives birth to baby girl

Candice Michelle

Former WWE Women’s champion Candice Michelle and her husband welcomed their third child yesterday, a daughter. “She has arrived! We’re are all healthy safe and I’m so in love with my new creature,” she wrote in a message on Twitter yesterday. Michelle, who wrestled for WWE between 2004 and 2009, is married to Los Angeles...

Nick Aldis announces new book titled The Superstar Body

Magnus

Nick Aldis, the man formerly known as Magnus in TNA, announced a new book today titled The Superstar Body, a half instructional, half motivational guide to what it takes to make your body into a vehicle for success. Aldis takes you through his life and career, focusing on how he’s achieved a body that is in great balance in terms of...

Roddy Piper addresses Austin altercation with PodcastOne

Roddy Piper

In his latest podcast, WWE Hall of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper told his version of the story about his “altercation” with Steve Austin that eventually led to his departure from the PodcastOne family. The back story involves actor Will Sasso, who was on Piper’s show, doing impersonation of Stone Cold Steve Austin. Austin apparently didn’t like...

163 backers complete the funding of Chyna’s new documentary

Chyna

The Kickstarter campaign to fund the Chyna documentary “The Reconstruction of Chyna” ended with a total of $12,777, surpassing the $10,000 goal by $2,777. A total of 163 people backed this project which will enable filmmakers to finish the documentary. “We are overjoyed here at #teamchyna that the fans have spoken! This film will be made...

CM Punk targeting December or January UFC debut

CM Punk

Former WWE Heavyweight champion CM Punk said that he’s targeting a December 2015 or January 2016 debut in the Octagon. Punk announced this during a media session at the MGM Grand as part of International Fight Week. He said he’d love to fight “tomorrow” but he wants to be as prepared as he can be and when it will be time for him to step...

HBO picks up second season of Dwayne Johnson’s Ballers

Ballers

HBO has picked up a second season of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s television show Ballers. The announcement came via Michael Lombardo, President of HBO Programming. “The charismatic and hugely talented Dwayne Johnson, along with the rest of the Ballers cast, has truly struck a chord with the HBO audience,” said Lombardo. “We are...

Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling names its television show

Global Force Wrestling

Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling announced that their proposed television show will be titled Amped and that’s the name they will be using for the upcoming television tapings. GFW has three dates booked at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas – July 24, August 21, and October 31 – where they will tape their television shows which...

Former WWE Diva Barbie Blank joins the cast of WAGS on E!

Kelly Kelly

Barbie Blank, the former WWE Divas champion better known as Kelly Kelly, has been cast in the new reality TV show from E! titled WAGS, Wives and Girlfriends of Sports Stars. “As part of an elite, exclusive group, the WAGS are close friends who are bound together by a strict hierarchy, unspoken rules and plenty of drama – and those who have...

Kickstarter campaign for Chyna documentary reaches goal

Chyna

The Kickstarter campaign to fund the Chyna documentary “The Reconstruction of Chyna” has surpassed its goal today with one day to go. Originally filmmakers were looking for $10,000 in donations to fund the documentary and yesterday donations were still short by a couple of thousand dollars. Today over $11,000 were pledged from 138 backers. In...