It looks like Kelly Kelly is going to remain on television. WAGS has been renewed for a second season by E!, the same network that airs Total Divas. Kelly is a cast member of the show, along with other girlfriends and celebrities of athletes. Kelly is hoping that the show will help open other doors for her in Hollywood. She recently campaigned to Dwayne Johnson to be cast in the new Baywatch movie.
September 30, 2015
Very few people thought that Batista was going to make actual head waves when he announced that he was going to pursue a career in Hollywood. He's proving them wrong. The former WWE champion became a star in Guardians of the Galaxy. He also joined the James Bond franchise. Now, he has signed on to star in a film called Marauders, which will feature Bruce Willis as a corrupt bank owner.
September 9, 2015
At the age of 43, R Truth is smart enough to know that he is closer to the end of his career as a professional wrestler than to the beginning. He has been planning for life after WWE. Truth certainly does not want to rely on the independent wrestling circuit, so he has been looking into other options in entertainment. In addition to trying to launch a hip hop career, he has also been looking into acting opportunities in Hollywood lately.
September 4, 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
During his latest podcast interview show, Ric Flair revealed that the reason why he never got to work a big Wrestlemania match against Hulk Hogan was because the latter was having issues with Vince McMahon. Hogan wanted to venture off into Hollywood, but McMahon did not want to lose his biggest star. McMahon then opted to not give Hogan the big money feud with Flair.
August 17, 2015
Thanks in large part to the success of his Arrow television show, Stephen Amell was already making a name for himself in Hollywood. By teaming up with WWE, he made a very wise business decision. The actor revealed that he received more fans because of his appearance. His social media followers have increased a bit since Monday Night Raw, which means that more wrestling fans are now following him.
August 14, 2015
Since Stephen Amell is a Hollywood star, some are confused as to why WWE would choose someone lower on the card to work with him. The reason is because Stardust is a very competent performer who management trusts. Plus, his character is more likely to draw in the general audience because it is quite unique. If they used a regular wrestler, then that might not draw as much attention.
August 9, 2015
The world of professional wrestling has taken another blow, as reports have surfaced that Roddy Piper is dead. TMZ reports that he died of natural causes at his home in Hollywood. The legendary performer had a bout with cancer over the last couple of years, but he stated that he finally was able to beat the disease. The former Intercontinental Champion was 61 years old.
July 31, 2015
We might have a clue as to what AJ Lee plans on doing with her career next. The former diva revealed through social media that she met with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, which was founded by noted wrestling fan Seth Green, who happens to be working on a cartoon for WWE at the moment. AJ could be trying to venture into Hollywood soon.
July 30, 2015