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Cody Rhodes gets Kurt Angle at indie event on August 27

Cody Rhodes

Cody Rhodes can chalk one off from his bucket list as his first opponent in his post-WWE career will be none other than former WWE and TNA champion Kurt Angle. The two will be main eventing the Wrestling Under The Stars event promoted by Northeast Wrestling on Saturday, August 27 at the Dutchess Stadium in Wappingers Falls, New York. This will be...

Jake Roberts documentary coming the UK Netflix as well

Jake Roberts

The Resurrection of Jake The Snake documentary that Netflix acquired the streaming rights to will also be part of the UK Netflix streaming library starting Wednesday, June 1. As of today, the doc will not be part of Netflix Canada or Australia. The documentary, which chronicles the WWE Hall of Famer’s battles with his demons in a struggle to...

Cody Rhodes publishes his post-WWE bucket list

Cody Rhodes

Former WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes has listed August 19 as his last day of his no-compete clause after requesting – and getting – his release from WWE last week. Most WWE contracts include a 90 day no-compete clause, preventing anyone who leaves from showing up anywhere else before a three month period. Teasing his return, Rhodes...

Rob Van Dam’s wife Sonya files for divorce

Rob Van Dam

TMZ is reporting that Rob Van Dam’s wife Sonya has filed for divorce and is hoping to end their 17 year marriage. The court documents were filed in Los Angeles citing irreconcilable differences. Sonya is asking for spousal support, attorney fees, and also wants the judge to restore her maiden name. Sonya told TMZ that the two are on good terms...

Bret Hart launching new podcast with Yahoo! Sports Radio

Bret Hart

WWE Hall of Famer Bret “Hit Man” Hart has partnered with Yahoo! Sports Radio to launch the Bret Hart Radio on PodcastArena.com, iTunes & Google Play. Two new shows will drop weekly starting Tuesday, May 31 with his two sons Blade and Dallas and their co-host WrestleZone Radio’s Nick Hausman. The two new shows will be called Bret Hart’s...

Jimmy Snuka testifies in court for over an hour

Jimmy Snuka

WWE Hall of Famer “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka spent over an hour on the witness stand yesterday as he answered Judge Kelly L. Banach’s questions in a case to determine if he’s competent to stand trail. Snuka was unaware who the President of the United States is and seemed surprised when the judge told him that it’s election year and a female...

Dwayne Johnson announces new project for CNN Original Series

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson announced that his production company Seven Bucks Productions is teaming up with CNN to present a new CNN Original Series titled Soundtracks: Songs That Made History. The latest project from the hardest working man in show business will take viewers on “an extraordinary journey through history using the music that...

Damien Sandow talks to Rolling Stone about his WWE release

Damien Sandow

Speaking to Rolling Stone for the first time since his WWE release, the man formerly known as Damien Sandow said that he was grateful for the time he spent in WWE and he had four great years. Talking about how the fans invested in him as a person when he did the Mizdow character, he said that as a performer that’s the only thing you want, fan...

ESPN working on XFL documentary for 30 For 30

XFL

During his appearance on The Ross Report with Jim Ross, ESPN sportscaster and former WWE announcer Jonathan Coachman announced that ESPN is working on an XFL documentary for their 30 For 30 series. This year is the 15th anniversary of the XFL, a professional football league started by WWE and NBC which aired when NFL was off the air. The XFL aired...

Andre The Giant biographical film announced

Andre Memorial

Entertainment Weekly is reporting that an Andre The Giant biopic is being developed by Lion Forge Comics and producers Scott Steindorff and Dylan Russell. The announcement came from the filmmakers themselves yesterday. The movie is based on the authorized graphic novel biography Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven, which was written by Brandon...