David Otunga is slated to appear in the new film WWE Studios is co-financing with Troika Pictures called “The Hive” starring Halle Berry and Abigail Breslin. Jennifer Hudson wrote the following on Twitter: Big congratulations to my fiancé @DavidOtunga in his 1st movie role with Halle berry in “The Hive” . — Jennifer Hudson (@IAMJHUD) […]
WWE Studios will team with Troika Pictures to co-produce and co-finance the upcoming thriller, “The Hive,” starring Halle Berry and Abigail Breslin. Principal photography is scheduled to begin on July 6th in Los Angeles. Click here for coverage by dot com. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker for sending this in.
- Dot com has a new article on Chris Jericho now online. In it, the piece looks at “what’s at stake” for Jericho at WWE Over the Limit on Sunday and teases he may be facing “his final days in a WWE ring” if he doesn’t win the World Heavyweight Championship. You can read the […]
- Variety is reporting that WWE Studios has partnered with Kare Prods. on the French dramedy “Les Reines du ring” (Queen of the Ring), which Warner Bros. Entertainment France will distribute. – The episode of “Dream Machines” featuring John Cena will air on SyFy next Tuesday, May 8th at 10 PM ET. The episode will also […]
The Miz will replace Randy Orton in the upcoming WWE Studios production “The Marine: Homefront.” Orton was originally cast for the film but was removed from the lead role after outrage due to his dishonorable discharge from the United States Marines Corps. The film is about a Marine trying to rescue his kidnapped from a […]
- Wrestling News World reader Brandon van Reenen sent in the following: GameGuru, as well as various other video game websites, are reporting that THQ has announced WWE ’12 WrestleMania Edition for release in Europe this May. This new version will include all DLC releases on-disc. As of this writing, no US or African date […]
TMZ is reporting that Randy Orton has been pulled from his proposed role in the upcoming WWE Studios production “Marine: Homefront.” WWE faced intense backlash because of Orton’s troubled military past. Orton was dishonorably discharged from the United States Marines Corps for bad conduct after going AWOL on two separate occasions and disobeying an order […]
- The following press release hit the wire today, announcing the deal between WWE Studios and Anchor Bay Films to co-distribute “The Day.”: STAMFORD, Conn., Mar 23, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) – WWE® Studios and Anchor Bay Films today announced a partnership to co-distribute the provocative action thriller, The Day. WWE Studios secured the U.S. distribution […]
WWE Studios will be screening “The Day” next month at the Sarasota Film Festival in Sarasota, Florida.The screenings will take place on April 20th and April 21st. Below is a synopsis of the film: In a post-apocalyptic world, five survivors are on the run from the cannibals who relentlessly follow them. Originally twelve, their numbers […]
For those that missed it on last night’s WWE Raw Supershow, embedded in the video below is the trailer for the new WWE Studios production, “Bending The Rules” starring Edge:
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WWE held a conference call with investors this morning to discuss their disappointing quarter four and overall earnings for 2011. WWE CFO George Barrios and Vince McMahon handled the call. Unfortunately I had to miss the call due to a family emergency (everything is OK) but I spoke to someone on the call and have […]
WWE Studios has partnered with 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment to release three films that will be DVD premiere titles, Deadline.com reported today. The first film is called The Marine: Homefront and will be the latest installment of the franchise that started with the 2006 Fox theatrical release of The Marine that starred John Cena […]
- WWE Studios has secured the rights to BERMUDA a found footage horror spec script by Bobby Lee Darby and Nathan Brookes. Below is the official press release: STAMFORD, Conn., Jan 20, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — WWE Studios announced today it has secured the rights to BERMUDA, a found footage horror spec script by Bobby […]
Variety has a new article online expounding on the revenue of WWE Studios plummeting 51% in the third quarter of 2011. The publication quotes Vince McMahon from yesterday’s investor conference call where he said the company was going to “monitor and refine to improve future performance” of the film business. As I reported yesterday, WWE […]