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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

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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...

Lucha Underground starts tonight on El Rey Network

Lucha Underground

El Rey Network will begin airing Lucha Underground tonight starting at 8PM EST and then with a one hour show every Wednesday night at the same time slot. Produced by United Artists Media Group with reality TV show executive producer Mark Burnett leading the charge, Lucha Underground features pro wrestlers and luchadores from AAA and several other...

Batista’s next Marvel movie out in May 2017

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You will see Dave Batista reprising the role of Drax The Destroyer in Guardians of The Galaxy on May 5, 2017, a date revealed today by Marvel along with other several dates for other Marvel movies. Guardians of the Galaxy has so far made $328,650,120 in the United States along with $424,000,000 in foreign box office receipts for a worldwide total...

Lashley picks up 12th MMA win at Bellator 130

Bobby Lashley

Bobby Lashley improved his mixed martial arts record to 12-2 after yesterday defeating the former undefeated Karl Etherington during Bellator 130 on Spike TV. Lashley only needed one minute and thirty one seconds to pick up the victory after delivering rapid punches while having his opponent’s back. Etherington tried to hiptoss Lashley but...

Jim Ross denies signing a deal for NJPW and GWF pay-per-view

Jim Ross

Addressing the several Internet rumors about returning to wrestling commentary, WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross denied all of them, especially the one where he allegedly signed to do play-by-play for the January 4 event promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling and Global Force Wrestling pay-per-view from Tokyo. “Let me make this perfectly clear. I have no...

Ox Baker passes away

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Douglas Baker, known to many in the wrestling industry as Ox Baker, passed away at the age of 80 earlier today after complications from a heart attack. Baker made his wrestling debut in 1962 and went on to wrestle for the World Wide Wrestling Federation, Stampede Wrestling, American Wrestling Association, and many others, and wrestling the likes...

Japan goes crazy for Dwayne Johnson

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Former WWE champion Dwyane “The Rock” Johnson arrived in Japan amidst a media and fan frenzy that saw thousands of people show up for his appearances promoting his movie Hercules. Perhaps the biggest surprise was the appearance of The Great Muta who came out during the premiere of the movie dressed as Hercules. The two had a stare down and...

UFC’s Ronda Rousey gets physical at indy wrestling event

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UFC Women’s champion Ronda Rousey got physical at a live event for Pro Wrestling Guerrilla in Resada, California, yesterday night. Rousey, who attended the event with fellow UFC fighter and wrestling fan Shayna Baszler, sat in front row for the show and the champ got her hands dirty in the opening match. The first match saw Biff Busick taking on...

Justin Roberts writes heartfelt message after WWE release

Justin Roberts

Former WWE ring announcer Justin Roberts posted a heartfelt message to WWE fans on his Instagram account, his first since he was notified that his contract would not be renewed this past Monday after Raw. Roberts called the job a dream one, and helping others while he worked for the company was the best part of it all. He thanked everyone from...

Batista rumored to have landed James Bond villain role

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Movie website latino-review.com is reporting that former WWE champion Dave Batista has landed a major role in the upcoming Bond 24 movie and is set to take on the role of Hinx, a big villain in the movie. A casting call for Hinx came out a few weeks ago where it specifically asked for a male between 30-45 years of age and ideally over 6’2”...

Backstage at Lucha Underground

Lucha Underground

Our correspondent Joseph Palreiro was present at the LUCHA UNDERGROUND press day on Saturday, October 4, in downtown Los Angeles. He had a tour of the facilities where tapings are held and got to meet the players behind the show. The following is his story. On the outskirts of downtown Los Angeles, tucked away in a bleak industrial area, sits a...

Hulk Hogan takes over Crazy Taxi mobile game

Hulk Hogan

Hulkamania has arrived to the popular mobile game Crazy Taxi: City Rush, with the game given a Hulk Hogan makeover for the month of October. The Hulkster pretty much took over the video game, including the app icon, custom Hulkamania-themed cars, and even the driver. City Rush is available for download on iOS and Android devices and is free...