Tag - Vince McMahon

Vince McMahon and Dave Bautista in Twitter exchange

Vince McMahon sent one of his rare tweets today to remind WWE fans that it was 15 years ago today that former WWE champion Dave Bautista made his debut. “15 years ago today, @WWE unleashed The Animal @DaveBautista on the WWE Universe. Happy anniversary, “Drax,”” McMahon tweeted. The Chairman and CEO referred to the former Evolution member...

Vince McMahon biopic lands at TriStar Pictures

The Hollywood Report is carrying an exclusive story saying that TriStar Pictures is getting their hands on the biopic about WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. The movie is titled Pandemonium with Glenn Ficarra and John Requa in talks to direct. The duo are directors and executive producers of the hit television drama This Is Us. Craig A. Williams...

Vince McMahon announces Superstar Shake-up for next week’s Raw

WWE will be shaking things up next week as WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon announced on Raw that Superstars will be moving around brands, falling short of calling it another draft. The company is referring to it as Superstar Shake-up and it will happen on next week’s Monday Night Raw. The draft was held this past July so WWE is looking to...

Vince McMahon involved in a car accident

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon was involved in a vehicle accident this morning, less than a mile from the WWE world headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut according to TMZ.COM. McMahon, 71, was driving his expensive black Bentley and crashed with another car. TMZ says they have no information on what exactly happened or what caused the...

Goldberg becomes second oldest Superstar to hold major WWE title

With his WWE Universal title win last night at Fastlane, Bill Goldberg became the second oldest champion to carry a major singles title in the WWE, surpassed only by Vince McMahon. McMahon was 53 years old on September 14, 1999 when he won the WWE title from Triple H on an episode of Smackdown from Las Vegas. Vince did another title run in 2007 at...

The McMahon family visit President Trump in the Oval Office

The McMahon clan visited their family friend…and President of the United States Donald Trump last night following the ceremony of Linda McMahon taking the oath to be the Administrator of the Small Business Administration. Linda was joined by her husband, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon and Triple H, Shane McMahon and his...

Vince McMahon speaks about his love and passion for WWE

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon told The Times-Picayune that he has no plans to vanish from the business he loves simply because he doesn’t consider WWE “work.” “No. No, never. This is not work for me. I never go to work. Ever. Every aspect of the business, whether it’s working with the talent or the writing staff, even on...

VInce McMahon undergoes surgery

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon underwent surgery for an injury he suffered while doing training reports WWE.COM. Due to the surgery, McMahon did not attend Raw last night and won’t be at Smackdown tonight. The WWE.COM statement says that McMahon will be back in the office at WWE Headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut on Wednesday. While...

Vince McMahon sells 1.5 million WWE Class A common stock

In today’s WWE 8-K filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission it was revealed that Vince McMahon, Chairman and CEO of WWE sold 1,547,372 shares of Class A common stock of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., in a block trade. The shares were sold from McMahon’s grantor retained annuity trust (GRAT) which was established for estate...

McMahon appoints Raw and Smackdown commissioners, GMs next week

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon returned to Raw last night and appointed Shane McMahon as the new commissioner of Smackdown. His sister Stephanie will be the commissioner of Monday Night Raw. Although they are now “commissioners,” McMahon instructed both of them to appoint a General Manager of each show next week and if they don’t he will...

Vince McMahon returning to Raw on Monday

With the ratings taking a dive week after week, Vince McMahon is returning to Raw this coming Monday with WWE.COM teasing that he might be making an executive decision on the running of Smackdown between Shane and Stephanie…or choosing a different GM altogether. This Raw will be the penultimate one before the brand extension and the draft that...

WWE execs giving depositions in concussion lawsuit

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon will be giving a deposition today in the lawsuit against WWE brought forward by former wrestlers Vito Lo Grasso and Evan Singleton. Vince is not the only one who has to be interviewed as Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, Dr. Chris Amann and Dr. Joseph Maroon are also on the list along with former WWE wrestler Chris...

Vince McMahon sells over 2 million WWE shares

WWE Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Vince McMahon sold 2,191,894 shares of WWE’s Class A common stock, netting him nearly $40 million according to the 8-K document filed yesterday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares sold represent around 6% of the company’s outstanding shares of Class A common stock. McMahon...

Top WWE Superstars returning within 30 days

During the conference call held to talk about the Q1 2016 financial results on Tuesday, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon announced that four of the most popular WWE Superstars would be making their way back to the active roster within the next 30 days. McMahon said that Randy Orton, Bray Wyatt, John Cena and Seth Rollins are all scheduled to...

Vince to decide who will run Raw this Sunday at Payback

The individual who will be running Monday Night Raw will be decided this coming Sunday at the Payback pay-per-view with WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon making a decision between his son Shane and his daughter Stephanie. The revelation came last night on Raw after Stephanie McMahon interrupted her brother’s opening segment, her first...

Vince McMahon already hinting at new WrestleMania record

Vince McMahon is already hinting that the WrestleMania III record of 93,173 fans will be shattered this coming Sunday at WrestleMania 32. The boss put up a tweet with a shot of the Pontiac Silverdome and a shot of the AT&T Stadium next to it. “New Record: This Sunday at @ATTStadium?” questioned McMahon. The news that WWE will announce a...

Vince McMahon talks about Shane, Steph, Triple H, and John Cena

The Orlando Sentinel newspaper has a comprehensive Q&A story with WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon which was done yesterday after the press conference to announce WrestleMania 33 at the Citrus Bowl. Interesting topics from the Q&A were John Cena, Triple H, Stephanie and Shane. Vince described Cena as the Babe Ruth and a real warrior of...