During a recent interview, Brodus Clay revealed something rather interesting. He stated that he came pretty close to being cast as Suge Knight in the recent Straight Outta Compton movie. He also noted that he was involved in a real life incident with Knight because he tried to intimidate Snoop Dogg at a Keisha concert. At the time, Clay was working as a bodyguard for Snoop.
October 28, 2015
A promoter in Canada is accusing Brodus Clay of stealing his money. Danny Warren has been telling people that Clay took a $250 deposit to work a show. Warren then claims that Clay canceled at the very last minute on him. Warren called TNA to tell them of the situation. In response, Clay noted that he canceled weeks in advance. Plus, he initially refused to return the money because Warren was still advertising his appearance.
October 26, 2015
Earlier this month, John Cena mentioned the Funkasaurus gimmick during an episode of Monday Night Raw. Brodus Clay was told of that, and he fired back a bit. He stated that the only difference between Cena and PN News is that Cena was given a push. In case you aren't aware, News was a lower card performer in WCW that had a white rapper gimmick during the early 1990s.
June 29, 2015
A very interesting and heartwarming story was shared by Brodus Clay recently. He stated that when he first started in the developmental program, he was insecure about having to wear trunks because he was so heavy. In order to alleviate those concerns, Dusty Rhodes showed up to work without his shirt on. Rhodes said that if he could do it, then Clay can as well.
June 29, 2015
Earlier in the year, GFW created a bit of controversy when it announced that Brodus Clay was going to be working the upcoming summer tour of Minor League Baseball stadiums. It was odd that a performer contracted to TNA would be working for a new promotion that was founded by Jeff Jarrett. Apparently, things grew too uncomfortable, as Clay has announced that he has decided to pull out of the tour due to contractual obligations.
June 3, 2015