Since Steve Austin and Vince McMahon are at odds, WWE no longer has a host for the upcoming return of Tough Enough. They reportedly turned their attention to Chris Jericho, who is also doing a podcast interview show or the company. They feel that he would be a more than adequate replacement for Austin. Jericho, however, has stated that he has not had any talks with the front office about the role. He might just be working the fans, though.
April 11, 2015
Reports surfaced earlier that Chris Jericho was given a podcast show by WWE after the company decided to drop Steve Austin, who apparently upset Vince McMahon with some of the questions that he asked Triple H. That has led fans to speculate that Jericho would be doing a more company friendly version. In response, the former world heavyweight champion sternly stated that he was going to continue to do his interviews in his own way.
April 5, 2015
Some of you may already know that Chris Jericho has a small role in the upcoming Sharknado movie, which is a film where sharks are lifted out of the ocean and placed into cities by tornadoes. Well, he is not the only familiar face to WWE fans in the flick. It has now been reported that Maryse also has a role as well. The former diva has been getting more and more involved in Hollywood. She is actually a lead character in her own movie.
March 20, 2015
When it comes to podcast shows, wrestling fans have been living in nirvana thanks to Jim Ross, Vince Russo, Steve Austin and Chris Jericho joining the industry. Well, the game just got a bit more interesting. Reports have surfaced that Ric Flair has just signed an agreement with CBS Sports to host his own weekly show. The Nature Boy will be interviewing various professional wrestlers, celebrities and musicians on his show.
February 17, 2015
During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, the wildly underrated Wade Barrett revealed a canceled story line that might not have gone over very well with the audience. When WWE was in Chicago last year, they wanted to take a jab at the fans by having Barrett impersonate CM Punk, who had left the company. Management changed up the plans at the very last minute and do an alternate segment with Paul Heyman teasing the audience.
January 30, 2015
While he has been telling fans that he is only doing live events, this could be another case of Chris Jericho working the internet wrestling community again. The former WWE champion is actually scheduled for an event with Eric Bischoff in Philadelphia on the same day of the Royal Rumble. The venue is just minutes away from the Wells Fargo Center, which means that Jericho would have plenty of time to get to the pay per view.
January 21, 2015
When it comes to surprising the audience, Chris Jericho is one of the performers who takes a lot of pride in that. Initially, he was scheduled to make his return to WWE next weekend at live events. However, the former world heavyweight champion decided to come back this weekend instead. Fans in Montgomery, Alabama were treated to his appearance tonight. Jericho worked a singles match against Luke Harper and got the win.
January 10, 2015
If you're a big fan of Chris Jericho, then you're definitely going to want to tune into the next episode of Monday Night Raw. The former world heavyweight champion will be making another guest appearance for WWE, where he will be portraying the guest general manager for the evening. Jericho and his band Fozzy will be finishing up their latest tour through the state of Florida this week, and they are not scheduled for another run until March of 2015.
December 9, 2014