Tag - Mark Henry

Mark Henry “hurt and offended” by Hogan’s remarks

Mark Henry

In a post on Twitter, former champion Mark Henry said that he was being “hounded” by media today to share his thoughts and experiences with Hulk Hogan. He said he preferred not to be dragged into it but feels the responsibility to at least make some sort of a statement. Henry said that there was history of racial slurs and prejudices in the...

Mark Henry does the split at non-televised live event

Mark Henry

Fans who attended the San Jose non-televised WWE live event over the weekend were treated to a first – Mark Henry doing a split! The move came after Rey Mysterio, Mark Henry, and Xavier Woods beat Alberto Del Rio and the Real Americans in a six-man tag team match and Woods started dancing and trying to get Henry to bust a move. Eventually...

Brock Lesnar returns, attacks Mark Henry

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

The beast is back. Brock Lesnar returned on WWE television yesterday on the final Monday Night RAW of 2013 and attacked former World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry. Lesnar – accompanied by Paul Heyman – was introduced back by Triple H, who shook hands with both of them before leaving the ring. Heyman, who was also last seen at the...

WWE Studios announces another movie, Mark Henry to have cameo role

WWE Studios

WWE Studios today announced that they have partnered up with Blumhouse Productions for a thriller called Incarnate starring Aaron Eckhart and directed by Brad Peyton on a script by Ronnie Christensen. WWE Superstar and former World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry will have a cameo role in the movie. Michael Luisi, WWE Studios President is serving...

Mark Henry signs new three year deal with WWE

Mark Henry

In a recent interview on Jay Mohr’s podcast, former World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry revealed that he signed a new three year deal with WWE which also includes a pay rise. The world’s strongest man signed with WWE in 1996 and by the time this current contract runs out he would be with the company for 20 years, making him one of...

Mark Henry suffers hamstring injury at non-televised WWE show

Mark Henry

Former World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry was injured during Saturday’s non-televised live event in Boston, Massachusetts. Henry was also pulled from last night’s show in Washington, D.C., and will be undergoing an MRI today to determine the extent of his hamstring injury. The world’s strongest man suffered the injury while he...

Mark Henry teases retirement announcement on RAW

Mark Henry

Former World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry wrote a Twitter message yesterday teasing that he would be announcing his retirement from professional wrestling during tonight’s RAW in Grand Rapids, Michigan. “I have spoke to my famliy and hope to talk to all of you fans live from Grand Rapids. Guys Father Time is undefeated,” Henry...

Ryback to take on Mark Henry at WrestleMania

Ryback

As expected, Ryback was pulled out from his involvement in the six man tag team match at WrestleMania 29 and placed in a one on one match. Ryback was originally part of the team with Randy Orton and Sheamus to take on The Shield however his feud with Mark Henry over the past few weeks changed the direction. Ryback will now face Henry in a one on...

Mark Henry returns on RAW

Mark Henry

The world’s strongest man Mark Henry returned on Monday Night RAW yesterday and squashed Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara after Daniel Bryan tapped out Mysterio. The former World Heavyweight champion has been out of action since May after undergoing surgery for an injury that he never specified what it was. He wrote at the time that if he...

Mark Henry attends funeral for Michael Clarke Duncan

Mark Henry

Hollywood turned out in full force on Monday for the memorial service of actor Michael Clarke Duncan, who was a big WWE and UFC fan. Duncan, who was always present during WWE live events when the company hit the southern California area, passed away last week. Mark Henry, a good friend of Duncan, was also at the funeral and was one of the pall...