Actor Liam Neeson was asked during the press junket for “The Grey” about a rumor that he’s in talks to play Vince McMahon in the upcoming Chris Benoit biopic entitled “Crossface.” Neeson commented: “No, I never heard of [the movie].” He went on to say he has no interest in the role because he knows […]
- The late Yokozuna is expected to be announced as a 2012 WWE Hall of Fame inductee. Mil Mascaras has already been announced in Mexico but yet to be confirmed on WWE TV broadcasts in the United States. – There are going to be reports about Christian possibly returning to the ring at Royal Rumble. […]
Evan Bourne’s backstage heat just got hotter. WWE just released the following statement: STAMFORD, Conn., January 17, 2012 – In accordance with its Talent Wellness Program, WWE (NYSE:WWE) has suspended Matthew Korklan (Evan Bourne®) for 60 days effective Tuesday, January 17 for his second violation of the company’s policy. Bourne was suspended on November 1, […]
Do you see Jack Swagger ever getting back to the main event? I’m happy to see they’re pushing him again after a run when he was jobbing to people like Santino Marella. I was told that Jack Swagger was humbled after his reign as World Heavyweight Champion due to problems with his behavior backstage/ego. The […]
- All three WWE live events this weekend will be Supershows. The company will run in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Fargo, North Dakota and Las Cruces, New Mexico. – The Raw Supershow rating will be delayed because of yesterday’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. The Smackdown rating from last week should be available today. – […]
John Cena beat Kane via disqualification when Kane used a chair in a dark match main event after last night’s WWE Raw Supershow went off the air. Kane followed up with a chokeslam. He went for a tombstone piledriver but Cena countered and hit the Attitude Adjustment to end the show. Thanks to Wrestling News […]
WWE will tape the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars, this week’s WWE NXT, and this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The show is being advertised as “Sin City”-themed, due to its location, and the main event will be Daniel Bryan vs. Mark Henry for the World Heavyweight Championship. Click here for local event information. […]
Embedded in the videos below are several highlights from last night’s Raw Supershow courtesy of the official WWE YouTube channel. After watching, head on over to our Facebook page and give the show a school letter grade: CM Punk Confronts John Laurinaitis CM Punk, Daniel Bryan & Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler, Mark Henry & David Otunga Zack Ryder vs. Jack Swagger […]
-The (possibly final) edition of The Tommy Dreamer TV is embedded below: -Tyler Reks has deleted all episodes of his animated “MidCard Mafia” video series, starring Curt Hawkins and himself, from his YouTube channel.
RAW this week starts with a Martin Luther King Jr. tribute. Music and pyro. In Ring Segment Justin announces Foley to the ring. His hair is trimmed to his shorter mullet haircut. He’s there to spend a day at Disney Land and gives a cheap pop. A few months ago when he returned and was […]
Dennis Haskins (formerly known as Mr. Belding on “Saved by the Bell”) was backstage at catering at tonight’s Raw Supershow from Anaheim, California. Pictures surfaced on Twitter of Haskins with referees Charles Robinson, Chad Patton and John Cone. Haskins is currently seated at ringside behind the announcers. The following is from the official Twitter of […]
Kane vs. John Cena was announced for Royal Rumble on tonight’s edition of WWE Raw Supershow. Royal Rumble 2012 will take place Sunday, January 29, 2012 from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
- Perez Hilton wrote the following on Twitter prior to acting as the guest ring announcer for Kelly Kelly & Alicia Fox vs. The Bella Twins: I am so nervous!!!! Heavy breathing!!! Up next!!! @wwe #Raw — Perez Hilton (@PerezHilton) January 17, 2012 He wrote the following after the appearance: Wow. That was fast and […]
Jack Swagger beat Zack Ryder to win the WWE United States Championship on tonight’s WWE Raw Supershow from Anaheim, California.
- Hulk Hogan was recently in California doing promotional work for a line of heath products known as ViSalus Sciences. (Thanks to WNW reader Junior for sending this in.) – In addition to the March 2nd TNA house show in Kansas City, Kansas, the company has added the following dates: Friday, March 3, 2012 from […]