While doing a podcast interview, MVP revealed a very telling backstage story about Batista. The former United States Heavyweight Champion stated that the Guardians of the Galaxy star once went to Vince McMahon to get him to change the outcome of a match because Batista did not want to see MVP losing a third consecutive match to him and losing whatever momentum that he had with the audience.
December 30, 2015
During the latest episode of his podcast interview show, Ric Flair revealed that Evolution did not party as much as their characters claimed. He said that the group was pretty tame because the industry had changed over the years. It was nothing like when he was with the Four Horsemen. Flair said that he couldn't convince Triple H to drink a glass of wine even if he offered him a million dollars. Randy Orton and Batista partied a little.
November 23, 2015
Before he heads off to work on the Guardians of the Galaxy sequel, Batista is doing a movie called Bushwick. He plays a war veteran who is trying to help a woman travel across her neighborhood in Brooklyn, which is being attacked. The main plot of the movie is that Texas is trying to secede from the United States, and all hell breaks loose because of it. The movie is scheduled to be released before the end of the year.
November 17, 2015
As everyone should already know by now, Batista has a role in the recently released James Bond movie, Spectre. What some might not know is that the former world heavyweight champion has only one line in the movie. The director tried to come up with something profound for the character to say, but in the end, he realized that it really did not fit in with the context of the scene.
November 10, 2015
When the Royal Rumble rolls around, you can be certain that several names will be mentioned as possible surprise entrants. However, one former WWE star can be officially ruled out now. Reports have surfaced that Batista will start filming Guardians of the Galaxy 2 in January. Not only does he not have the time to make a return to professional wrestling, he also has no inclinations at this point.
November 9, 2015
Just this month alone, Batista has bashed WWE and revealed that he would be wiling to return to the company. The reason why he is doing that is because he knows that he has all the leverage in the world now that he is a big movie star. The former world heavyweight champion has friends in high places within the company, so he knows that his words won't prevent a return from happening.
November 8, 2015
While he recently stated that he would consider a return to the promotion, Batista once again decided to bash WWE. The former world heavyweight champion had issues with a camera man that did not know his name. The 46 year old actor stated that there are fans that know more about professional wrestling than some of the people that World Wrestling Entertainment has been hiring lately.
November 7, 2015