Long known as someone that can easily generate a buzz with the fans, Hulk Hogan is at it again. This time, he is telling the world that he has been in negotiations with Sylvester Stallone to play a big villain in the upcoming Expendables movie. There may be some merit to the story because Stallone did cast Hogan in a Rocky film early on in his wrestling career. The movie series has grown stagnant, so they need something big to happen.
May 27, 2015
If you're a big fan of professional wrestling and comic book superheroes, then Monday Night Raw was one of the better episodes in a long while. When Stardust was making his entrance, he decided to confront a fan in the audience. That person was actually Stephen Amell, who portrays the Green Arrow on television. He is one of the biggest wrestling fans on the planet and has repeatedly asked WWE for something to do on their shows.
May 26, 2015
There are sectors of the internet wrestling community that really cannot handle change. Kane is fully aware of this because he still gets a good amount of fans that tell him that he has ruined his legacy by switching over to the corporate puppet character. Glen Jacobs defends himself by stating that when you are in WWE for as long as he has been, you need to prove that you can add wrinkles to your character to keep it interesting.
May 24, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the negotiations between Tammy Sytch and Vivid. The studio wants her to shoot a porn scene in the middle of a wrestling ring. However, the former WWE star feels that it would be a bit campy. She thinks that the idea has been played out. Sytch would much rather shoot the movie in a traditional setting, such as a hotel room or a big fancy house in the hills. This is the reason why she has not signed yet.
May 23, 2015
For whatever reasons, TMZ asked David Spade what his thoughts were on Ronda Rousey wanting to give professional wrestling a try. The actor stated that it would be a step backwards for the UFC star and was concerned that she would be injured in the ring. Rousey responded by defending the business. She stated that Spade was not a fan of professional wrestling, so he does not have a good understanding of how well prepared the performers are.
May 22, 2015
In response to all the rumors that are floating around right now about Impact Wrestling being canceled, TNA has issued an official statement on the matter. The company is threatening to sue those that are facilitating the speculation. Fans are still waiting for public denial from Dixie Carter, but the belief is that the company would not be threatening legal action if they were actually informed of a cancellation from Destination America.
May 21, 2015
During a recent interview, Chris Jericho gave his seal of approval to Billy Corgan being in the creative department. He stated that the lead singer of the Smashing Pumpkins really knows and understands professional wrestling. He feels that fans should give Corgan a chance. Jericho even went as far as to state that he will now give TNA a chance because he believes that the product will be that much better with Corgan at the helms.
May 18, 2015
Professional wrestling fans have been ecstatic over the rumors that Samoa Joe is going to finally join NXT. That might no longer be the case, as the former world heavyweight champion has signed on for an event with Northeast Wrestling in August. He would not have done that if he was on the verge of signing a contract with WWE because the promotion does not usually allow their performers to work for another company.
May 18, 2015