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Dave Bautista comments on possible WWE return

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Dave Bautista showed up at the Avengers: Age of Ultron premiere in London, and was questioned about his WWE future during an interview by the HeyUGuys YouTube channel. Acknowledging that the gets asked the question if he’s returning to wrestling a lot, the former WWE champ said he would because he loves wrestling. He said he talks to his friend...

Dave Bautista lands another major movie role

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The Latino-Review.com website broke the story earlier today that former WWE champion Dave Bautista is going to play the role of The Kurgan in the Highlander movie reboot. In the original movie, the barbarian role of The Kurgan was played by Clancy Brown while Christopher Lambert played the leading role of Connor MacLeod. No word yet on who will...

Dave Bautista lands important James Bond movie role

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Former WWE champion Batista might just have landed his biggest and most important Hollywood role so far, a spot on the upcoming James Bond movie. The announcement was made today at the 007 Stage at Pinewood Studios by EON Productions, MGM Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment, where all the cast were presented to the media. Batista will play...

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...

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”...

Batista to star in new movie with Robert De Niro

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Following the big success of his role in Guardians of the Galaxy, Batista has landed another movie along with Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Kate Bosworth, Gina Carano and the one and only Robert De Niro. According to Deadline.com, the movie is titled Bus 657 and centers around a father without the means to pay for his daughter’s medical treatment and as...

USA Today looks at Batista in Guardians movie

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USA Today is running a great story today on WWE Superstar Batista titled “Ex-pro wrestler Bautista breaks out in Guardians.” The article is accompanied by a video interview where USA Today asks the man behind the Drax the Destroyer character five questions about his portrayal of Drax, if he celebrated when he got the role, his favorite super...

Batista and Eva Marie appearing at NXT tapings tonight

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WWE will tape four hours worth of NXT shows today at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Just like at every taping, NXT will get some special guests from the main roster and this time around it will be WWE Diva Eva Marie and Batista, who “quit” two weeks ago on RAW. The former WWE champion will still be appearing on the show despite...

Batista off WWE TV to start promotion for upcoming movie

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Last night’s RAW was the last time you’re going to see Batista on WWE television for the time being as he is off to do promotion for his upcoming movie, hence the quitting angle. His new movie, Guardians of the Galaxy, comes out on August 1 in the United States. He plays Drax the Destroyer in the Marvel flick and is joined by Chris Pratt, Vin...

Batista not happy with Bluetista memes

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Batista’s choice of wardrobe for last night’s match against The Shield was the butt of jokes during the show on social media as tons of memes were created of “Bluetista.” The former WWE champion wasn’t very impressed with the reaction even though deep down he probably thought it wasn’t the best idea to wear that combo. “6 guys go 2...

Batista and Steamboat announced for Richmond Comic Con

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WWE Hall of Famer Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat and WWE Superstar Batista have been announced for the Wizard World Richmond Comic Con on Saturday, September 13. Steamboat will sign autographs and pose for photo ops from 11AM to 2PM, while Batista will sign autographs and pose for photo ops from 2PM to 5:15PM followed by a Guardians of the...

Batista added to the cast of upcoming Kickboxer movie

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Variety is reporting that WWE Superstar Batista and former UFC champion Georges St. Pierre have been cast in the reboot of the 1989 movie Kickboxer. The production house behind the movie will be shopping for a distributor at the upcoming Cannes Film Festival. Stephen Fung will be directing the movie with Ted Field serving as producer. The original...

Batista reportedly unhappy and leaving WWE earlier

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Rumors are running wild that Batista is set to leave WWE earlier than expected after things that he was promised upon his return are not being delivered. Batista was set to stay until June and then leave for a few months as to promote the movie Guardians of the Galaxy which is coming out on August 1. It is believed that WWE is now offering Batista...

Trailer of Batista’s next movie Guardians of the Galaxy released

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The first official trailer of Batista’s upcoming movie Guardians of the Galaxy was released yesterday, with the movie set to hit theaters nationwide on August 1, 2014. Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, and Benicio del Toro, are the rest of...

Batista flips off fan after Rumble goes off the air

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Batista’s honeymoon with the fans ended yesterday as the Royal Rumble winner was showered with boos after they realized Daniel Bryan was not going to be in the Rumble match. The former WWE and World Heavyweight champion however lost his cool and ended the night by flipping the bird to the fans in the Consol Energy Center, not something that a...

Batista returns tonight on RAW

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It’s been nearly 4 years since Batista has appeared on WWE television. But tonight, “The Animal” is back on Monday Night RAW for his return. It was May 24, 2010, when Batista decided to quit WWE, the day after the Over The Limit pay-per-view where he lost a WWE title match against John Cena in an I Quit match. The next night on RAW, Batista...

Batista comments on his WWE return

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On his official @DaveBautista Twitter account, the former WWE and World Heavyweight champion Batista made his first comment after his return to the company was announced on Monday Night RAW yesterday. “I can’t wait to get to the Cheesefest in Hoakietown and punch somebody right In the f’n face! Playtime’s over children,”...

WWE officially announces the return of Batista on RAW

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With the surprise factor gone, WWE has officially announced that Batista will be returning to the company on the January 20 edition of Monday Night RAW, a week before the Royal Rumble. The return of Batista was spoiled by the website of the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, promoting his appearance on the website for their February 16...