The reason why Stardust attacked Wade Barrett on Monday Night Raw this week was because the creative department needed to write him off for a couple of weeks. The King of the Ring is heading back to England to film a movie for WWE. Barrett created a bit of a buzz with the internet wrestling community when he started using his real name on social media, but that is more than likely done because he's an actor for the time being.
August 25, 2015
To promote his Straight Outta Compton movie, Ice Cube went on ESPN and critiqued celebrity rappers. When asked about John Cena, the founding member of the NWA stated that the wrestling star was a fool but an impressive one. Cube also mentioned that Cena had a little bit of LL Cool in him. The rapper feels that the former world heavyweight champion needs to be a bit wilder with his music.
August 15, 2015
In a press release, Jeff Jarrett revealed that GFW will be helping to promote the final movie that Roddy Piper ever starred in. The film is called The Masked Saint, and it will be released in theaters next January. Prior to his death from a heart attack, Piper had agreed to work for Global Force Wrestling as an ambassador. That would have helped draw in fans to the promotion.
August 12, 2015
Since he is starting to get more parts in movies, many have been wondering if John Cena is going to leave WWE for a career in Hollywood. The United States Heavyweight Champion stated that he is going to continue to do movies because it brings attention to professional wrestling. However, he has no plans on permanently leaving for a film career.
July 15, 2015
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
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 those of you that are not aware, Taryn Terrell has another job outside of being the Knockouts Champion in TNA. She is also a stunt woman in Hollywood. However, do not expect her to follow in the footsteps of Dwayne Johnson and Batista by leaving the wrestling business for movies. Taryn stated publicly that wrestling is her priority. She even rejected a handful of movies over the last couple of months because of wrestling.
April 25, 2015
Since Summer Rae is being given more television time by WWE, more and more people are using search engines to try to find naked photos of the blonde bombshell. Non professional wrestling fans are getting in the act as well because she has been doing the mainstream media tour to promote the upcoming The Marine 4 movie that she filmed with Miz. The added exposure has increased curiosity towards Summer, and that's a good thing.
April 8, 2015
Some confusion has arisen within the internet wrestling community yet again. There are rumors floating around that John Cena has a sex tape out, which has also fueled rumors that Nikki Bella is involved as well. None of that is true. The misconception stems from the fact that the WWE star did a sex scene in a movie. That is the clip that has been passed around by wrestling fans. He is not actually having sex with the other person.
March 10, 2015
The rumors have now been confirmed. Batista has been officially cast for the new Highlander movie being made. He will star as a character named The Kurgan. The former WWE star is actually the first person on the cast to be officially confirmed. No word yet on when the film will start shooting, but the 46 year old is currently doing the latest James Bond movie. With that busy of a schedule, do not expect to see another return to wrestling yet.
February 21, 2015