Los Angeles Tag

- We noted earlier that WWE has signed 20 year old women’s wrestler Mercedes KV from the Chaotic Wrestling promotion in the New England area. WWE has also signed Chaotic wrestler Max Bauer to a developmental deal. Both of them will be headed to Florida soon. Mercedes has been wrestling since 2010 was signed after attending a tryout camp earlier this year. Bauer has been wrestling since 2005 and had several WWE tryouts last year. – WWE Champion CM Punk filmed a commercial for WWE ’13 yesterday in Los Angeles.Read More
In celebration of SummerSlam, WWE Superstars, Divas and celebrities spread the be a STAR message at the SummerSlam VIP Kick-Off Party at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, California.Read More
- Following last night’s SummerSlam kickoff party in Beverly Hills, WWE talent will be taking part in various community service activities today, with wrestlers visiting hospitals in the Los Angeles area and anti-bullying rallies taking place at schools. Mark Henry and Alberto Del Rio will be visiting Watts, a part of South Los Angeles known to be a violence-prone and impoverished area. – WWE recently sent out a memo to fans asking for ideas for Classics On Demand in 2013. Since WWE won’t be launching the WWE Network until afterRead More
- Jim Ross noted on his Twitter account that he will conduct a sitdown face to face interview with CM Punk and Steve Austin this weekend in Los Angeles. The interview will be used for promotion in the forthcoming WWE ’13 videogame being released by THQ. Marketing and promotion for WWE ’13 is being centered around Punk and the return of the “Attitude era” in the game. Austin of course epitomizes that era of WWE history. As reported earlier, THQ and WWE will unveil the complete roster for the game,Read More
- Mick Foley hits the stage of a Long Island comedy club in the latest edition of “Outside The Ring.” The Hardcore Legend talks about nearly quitting the endeavor after hitting some initial snags but he eventually found his niche. – WWE.com has added “The World’s Most Dangerous Man” Ken Shamrock to its Alumni page. His ties to mixed martial arts and the UFC are acknowledged in his bio. – Kelly Kelly, who has sporadically appeared for WWE in recent weeks, noted on Twitter that she will be on handRead More
- Paul Heyman wrote the following on Twitter about Shawn Michaels following last night’s RAW: “I hope @ShawnMichaels recovers from this very quickly. It’s terrible he got taken out before @WWE #SummerSlam. But those are the breaks!” – While it wasn’t mentioned on last night’s RAW, PWInsider reports that Brodus Clay vs. Damien Sandow is still booked for Sunday’s SummerSlam pay-per-view from Los Angeles. – Hulk Hogan’s ex-wife Linda Hogan appears in a thong for rapper Ricky Romance’s new music video “MILF.” TMZ has coverage up of the video shootRead More
- While WWE has not confirmed Charlie Sheen for SummerSlam, there’s a feeling backstage that Sheen still may do some kind of angle on Sunday in Los Angeles, especially after the Anger Management references continued this week. The downside to Sheen doing an angle at SummerSlam is WWE missed out on the pre-PPV publicity. – WWE will be hiding two free SummerSlam tickets in Los Angeles this Friday. The WWE Twitter and Tout accounts will be giving away the clues to find the tickets. WWE will begin giving out cluesRead More
- During Mick Foley’s recent tour in Edinburgh, Foley revealed that he postponed back surgery to be at the event. He alos noted that he will undergo the surgery early next month. – Speaking of Mick Foley, he will be presenting a “Post-Summerslam Jam” charity comedy show at the Improv in Los Angeles this Sunday night, August 19th at 9:30 PM. 50% of all ticket sales will be donated to RAINN. – WWE returns to the Civic Center in Florence, South Carolina on December 2nd, 2012. Tickets go on saleRead More

Posted On August 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler Announced For WWE SummerSlam

Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler at SummerSlam was announced on Friday’s episode of SmackDown. Jericho was expected to work through SummerSlam before leaving to tour with his band Fozzy. WWE SummerSlam will take place Sunday, August 19, 2012 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have live coverage here at PWMania.com.Read More
- Former WWE Diva Maxine is up for FHM magazine’s contest to send a female model to Los Angeles to be featured in a set of posters plus a FHM test shoot. She’s currently #2 in the voting with 110 votes. Her bio mentions that she just retired as an entertainer from WWE: “I have just retired as a entertainer in the WWE after 4yrs to pursue other goals. Have experience working in front of a live audience internationally. Experience with scripts and promo skills on a weekly basis, andRead More
- Former WCW stars Jim Ross and Sting reunited this morning, on a plane to Orlando, Florida. Ross was flying in for tonight’s WWE NXT tapings and Sting was flying in for tonight’s TNA Impact Wrestling. – F4Wonline.com reports that former WWE developmental wrestler Jiro, who was recently released from his contract, is back in Japan working for the K-Dojo promotion. He’s known as Taishi Takizawa in Japan. – WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz and his girlfriend Maryse attended the MDA Show of Strength event in Los Angeles last night.Read More
- It was reported last week that John Cena and ex-wife Elizabeth Huberdeau had reached a settlement in their divorce proceedings. When news of the divorce broke in May, an inside source told The Miami Herald that it would “dwarf the Hogan divorce in nastiness,” with Huberdeau’s attorney Raymond Rafool stating to TMZ.com the following month that she was convinced the WWE Superstar was unfaithful during their marriage and would prove it in court. But in a sharp turn, Rafool stated that all matters in the divorce were settled andRead More
The Score’s Arda Ocal had the chance to speak with former WWE Champion Mick Foley 24 hours after his appearance at RAW 1000. Here are the highlights: On RAW 1000: “I personally got a kick out of it. I had said previously that I would have liked to do something more substantial (at RAW 1000) like cut a serious promo, but there will be time – I can do that 2 months from now, for example. Looking at the legends dressing room, 2 things were noticeable – how fortunate weRead More

Posted On July 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steve Austin Statement On Why He Missed The 1000th Episode Of RAW

Steve Austin has posted a new blog entry on his official website, explaining why he was not featured on the 1000th episode of WWE Raw. The following is from brokenskullranch.com: On July 23, 2012 WWE celebrated the 1,oooth episode of Monday Night Raw. I watched the show from my home in Los Angeles. After watching the show, I got on my Twitter account, @steveaustinBSR, to read responses to the show. There were many people blaming Vince McMahon and the WWE for not having SCSA on the show. And there wereRead More

Posted On July 18, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Another Title Match For RAW 1000, SummerSlam Theme, HBK, Miz

- Apparently the WWE Tag Team Titles will be defended on next week’s 1,000th RAW episode. Rosa Mendes wrote on Twitter: “The #Raw1000 episode will equal victory for us!!!!! The tag team titles belong on us!!! And they will be ours!” – The official theme song for WWE’s SummerSlam pay-per-view is “Don’t Look Down” by Kevin Rudolf. – Shawn Michaels indicated on Twitter that WWE will be releasing new DX t-shirts for next week’s 1,000th RAW episode. – The Miz presented 4 awards at last night’s 2012 Social Media TVRead More
- Tickets are now on sale for WWE’s SummerSlam Axxess event. The following signings have been announced: Saturday, August 18 Sheamus from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Triple H from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Randy Orton from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. John Cena from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Sunday, August 19: CM Punk from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Rey Mysterio from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. – WWE Diva Eve Torres spoke at a “be a STAR” anti-bullying event at “Christmas In July” from Los AngelesRead More

Posted On July 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Lesnar Advertised For Another RAW, SummerSlam AXXESS Pre-sale

- Brock Lesnar is scheduled for the August 6th RAW in San Antonio, Texas according to local advertising. The advert promoted Triple H and Shawn Michaels re-uniting for the Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night. Lesnar is also advertised for the August 13th RAW, which will lead into SummerSlam. – The pre-sale code for the 2012 SummerSlam AXXESS in Los Angeles is WWESTAPLES. The pre-sale is currently going on and runs through Friday. Tickets on sale to the public this Saturday.Read More

Posted On July 8, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Press Release: David Otunga Joins “The Hive” Cast

WWE has released a press release on David Otunga’s new film role in the movie, “The Hive” which stars Halle Berry and Abigail Breslin. STAMFORD, Conn. – As first reported by Deadline, WWE Studios and Troika Pictures announced they will co-produce and co-finance the upcoming thriller, “The Hive,” starring Halle Berry and Abigail Breslin. WWE Superstar David Otunga has also announced he’ll join the cast. Principal photography is scheduled to commence July 6 in and around Los Angeles. “Finally! Excited to start on my first movie role alongside Halle BerryRead More
WWE Studios has signed on to co-produce and co-finance the thriller movie, “The Hive” starring Halle Berry and Abigail Breslin. “The Hive” is the story of an emergency call center operator (Berry) who takes a call from a teenage girl (Breslin) who has been abducted and locked in the trunk of a car. Production is scheduled to begin July 6 in the Los Angeles area. No WWE stars have been announced for the movie project.Read More