Arda Ocal sent in the following: theScore’s Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) sat down with WWE Commentator Jerry “The King” Lawler (kingjerrylawler.com). Highlights: -How his illustrations gave him his break in pro wrestling: “I sent the pictures into the TV station that aired the wrestling shows and lo and behold they showed my pictures on TV that […]
- Wrestling News World reader Daniel Robertson sent word that Jerry Lawler is in Niagara Falls Ontario, Canada today at Pulp Comics on Queen street from Noon until 4 PM. - WWE has a new storlyine “injury” update on Triple H. In it, they claim Hunter will need surgery for the “broken arm” he suffered at […]
- A presale is set to begin tomorrow at 10 AM to obtain tickets to the June 24th Smackdown taping in Bloomington, Illinois. The presale will take place at this link with the password CHAMP. – WWE has announced a live event from the East Kentucky Expo Center in Pikeville, Kentucky on July 29, 2012. […]
Wrestling News World reader Steve Miner sent in the following: Last night on the NBA halftime show on TNT during the Memphis vs LA Clippers game, they showed highlights of Jerry Lawler in the crowd. He was giving a pile driver to a fan who was wearing a Clippers outfit. Charles Barkley proceeded to call […]
For those that missed it on last night’s Wrestlemania XXVIII pay-per-view broadcast, Jerry Lawler, when commenting on the white suit of John Laurinaitis, said, “That suit is so ugly, it would give Brother Love a heart attack.” Brother Love of course is TNA executive Bruce Prichard who suffered two heart attacks a couple weeks ago. […]
Jim Varsallone of The Miami Herald has a new article online featuring quotes from Jerry Lawler. Below are some notable excerpts: “Honestly, I’m not trying to blow my own horn, because I feel lucky moreso than anything,” Lawler said, “but [WWE CEO/Chairman] Vince McMahon once told me, ‘I think you’re the most all-around talented guy […]
Jerry Lawler will be attending the world premiere of the horror comedy “Girls Gone Dead” this Wednesday at the Colony Theatre on Lincoln Road in South Beach Miami. The film will be released by E One in North America on July 17, 2012. For more on the film, go to http://www.girlsgonedeadmovie.com/. You can watch an […]
The Miami Herald has a new article up in which Jerry Lawler, Booker T, & Jeff Hardy discuss the annual WrestleMania Charity Art Auction and more. In the following excerpt, Lawler discusses working with Booker T for the art auction: “Last year [in Atlanta], it was funny, too. I had heard Booker T say he […]
- 18,121 was the announced attendance for tonight’s WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The show is legitimately sold out. – The announce team for tonight’s pay-per-view is Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler and Booker T.
Jerry Lawler worked an independent show in Maryland this weekend. A video interview has surfaced backstage from the show and Lawler doesn’t appear very happy about the appearance. He picks Sheamus as his Royal Rumble winner. You can watch the interview embedded below: Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for sending this in.
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Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald has a new article online featuring quotes from Jerry Lawler. In it, Lawler explains why he didn’t want to accept an induction to the WWE Hall of Fame at first and discusses the inductees that were announced on Monday’s Raw Supershow. Below is an excerpt: “Vince [McMahon] came to […]
After last night’s WWE Raw Supershow went off the air, Kane emerged through the hole in the ring. John Cena dodged a chokeslam and attempted to counter with the Attitude Adjustment but missed. He ended up giving Kane a clothesline, sending him out of the ring. Cena then introduced Jerry Lawler and said because there […]
Jerry Lawler is on the booking sheets to wrestle Michel McGillicutty at the 12/27 WWE Raw holiday house show from Madison Square Garden in New York City. From what I understand this will be a one-shot thing where their past feud is re-visited for the holiday show and not something new. Lawler’s inclusion in the […]
The Miami Herald has a new article online featuring quotes from Jerry Lawler. Below is an excerpt: “A lot of people may not realize this, but how I got into wrestling and everything that’s happened in my wresting career came about because of my artistic ability,” Lawler said. “The very first time I ever got […]