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
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
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
During a recent interview, Randy Orton stated that he does not have any plans on leaving WWE for Hollywood. He feels that it is a path that is very difficult to follow. Orton stated that Batista was one of the rare guys that broke through. The former world heavyweight champion also pointed out that Kurt Angle has been trying to break through and has only been given small parts that do not pay a whole lot of money.
November 2, 2015
During an interview with the Latin Post, Batista was asked about how it felt to work on big movie projects. He decided to take a jab at WWE in his response. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he was used to working in an environment that was not organized, so it made it easier to transition over to movies. Since finding success in Hollywood, he doesn't feel the need to hold back on how he feels about wrestling.
October 22, 2015
In a surprising bit of news, Batista has revealed through social media that he has just gotten married to a woman named Sarah Jade. The move caught a lot of fans off guard because the former world heavyweight champion has done a good job of keeping the relationship private. The bride is a pole dancer down in Florida, and this is the third time that the former WWE star has been married in his life.
October 7, 2015
Back when Batista was a main event performer in WWE, he had a good amount of followers on Twitter because he was very well known. His popularity has skyrocketed since becoming a big movie star in Guardians of the Galaxy. His success in Hollywood has brought him even more fans. The former world heavyweight champion recently reached the one million mark when it comes to followers on Twitter.
August 28, 2015
Over the weekend, Batista took to social media to remind us that he has a lot of issues with the creative department in WWE. This time, he took a jab when someone suggested that he make a return to the company to form a tag team with Sheamus. The former world heavyweight champion knows that he has a ton of leverage due to his new found status in Hollywood, so he has no qualms about being vocal.
August 24, 2015
Since he has been quite vocal about the creative department, there is some backstage heat towards Batista from people in WWE. However, don't expect the former world heavyweight champion to stop trashing the product. He knows that his name value is growing by the day, so if he ever wanted to make another return, Vince McMahon would gladly be there to hold the door open for him with a gigantic check in his hands as well.
May 16, 2015