The Rock Shoots Down Rumor, WWE International VP Talks Middle East Growth, Akeem
– There was a rumor going around this weekend that The Rock was in talks to appear on the UK’s “Im A Celebrity…” reality TV show. The Rock addressed the rumor via Twitter:
“Garbage rumor #BS”
– TheNational.AE has an article up looking at WWE’s recent tour of Egypt. Senior Vice President and Managing Director of WWE International Ed Wells talked about the progress WWE is making in the Middle East:
“WWE’s programming in the Middle East, and Egypt in particular, has very strong audience figures and we have seen steady growth of the popularity of the brand in these markets in the past 12 months.”
– One Man Gang as Akeem is the Superstar Spotlight on WWE’s website today.