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WWE to allow Chris Benoit footage on WWE Network unedited

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According to report on the Wrestling Observer, WWE has issued a memo announcing that footage of Chris Benoit will be allowed to air on the WWE Network and he will no longer be edited out of shows. Any time there is a show with Benoit on it, an advisory will be displayed before the start of the program to let viewers know that the former World...

Director chosen for Chris Benoit movie Crossface

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Movie website Deadline.com is reporting that Vicente Amorim has been chosen to direct the upcoming Chris Benoit flick Crossface, based on the adaptation of Matthew Randazzo book Ring Of Hell. “Wrestling is showbiz taken to the extreme and ‘Crossface’ is Limelight on steroids,” said Amorim. “Chris Benoit’s story...

Nancy Benoit’s sister talks about the 2007 tragedy

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Sandra Toffoloni, the sister of Nancy Benoit, talked to The2Count.com about the tragedy that hit their family back in 2007, when her brother-in-law and former World Heavyweight champion Chris Benoit murdered her sister, nephew, and eventually killed himself as well. She talked how Chris loved Nancy so much that he would never have hurt her that...

The fifth year anniversary of the Benoit family massacre

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Five years ago today, on June 24, 2007, Chris Benoit murdered his 43 year old wife Nancy, then their 7 year old son Daniel, before hanging himself in the gym. The story of his death sent shockwaves throughout the world of professional wrestling, a story which to this day some still hard it find to believe that the former WCW and World Heavyweight...