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Posted On December 3, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Movie On Chris Benoit Double Murder and Suicide Announced

The final days of Chris Benoit will be re-told in a new big screen ‘biographical thriller’, entitled Crossface. SRG Films have bought the rights to Matthew Randazzo’s book Ring of Hell: The Story of Chris Benoit and the Fall of the Pro Wrestling Industry, to retell the wrestler’s story, whose career and life ended in a double murder–suicide. Sarah Coulter has already written the first draft of the script, which is expected to begin filming late next year. Talks are underway with potential actors and directors and the film alreadyRead More
Jim Ross has updated the Q&A section of his official website with numerous answers to fan questions. He gives his take on The Undertaker’s wrestling future, the status of Air Boom following Evan Bourne’s thirty-day suspension, whether Batista will return to WWE, and more. Q: Hey JR, With Evan Bourne’s current suspension, do you feel that this may affect the Tag titles & Air boom’s status as a tag team, knowing there’s a ppv coming up or do you think they may not even have the titles defended at SurvivorRead More

Posted On October 20, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Scott Hall & Son No Longer On Speaking Terms

Scott Hall’s reunion with his estranged son Cody at the conclusion of ESPN’s documentary on the wrestler was short-lived as the two are no longer on speaking terms. Sources tell TMZ that Hall’s ongoing drug problems have once again forced the two apart. ESPN’s documentary last night chronicling the wrestler’s descent showed father and son reunited after not speaking for years. Scott’s ex-wife Dana tells TMZ that the reunion in May “barely lasted a month” and the two are no longer on speaking terms. The documentary ended with Scott workingRead More

Posted On October 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Vince McMahon High On SmackDown Star, HBK On Scott Hall Piece

– Shawn Michaels posted a statement on Twitter regarding ESPN’s piece on Scott Hall, which aired Wednesday evening on E:60. He wrote, “FYI- I did not see the piece on Scott. Scott. Kev, Kid & Hunter r my friends. Sharing our personal info or insight on here aint happening. Much like when u ask me my opinion on RAW or other wrestlers. I don’t do it. The net is flooded w/opinions. I don’t think u need one more.” — Vince McMahon is said to be high on Cody Rhodes afterRead More

Posted On October 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Wrestlers Comment On ESPN’s Scott Hall E:60 Piece

Several past and present WWE personalities have commented on Twitter about the ESPN E:60 piece on Scott Hall that aired on Wednesday night. Here’s what the following people said, including comments from Hall himself: Chris Jericho: “Just saw the Scott Hall E-60 piece. My heart goes out to his family and I hope that was a wake-up call for him.This could be his last chance” Goldust: “Watched e-60…..im asking the world to pray for scott hall…he is a great man….#PRAYFORSCOTTHALL” Bret Hart: “Just watched the E60 piece on Scott Hall.Read More
– Hugo Savinovich, color commentator for WWE’s Spanish language television and pay-per-view broadcasts since 1997, announced Wednesday on YouTube that he is parting ways with the organization. Savinovich says organization officials informed him a few days ago that his expiring contract would not be renewed. He thanks Vince McMahon for giving him the opportunity to work for WWE fourteen years ago after he fell hard on drugs. He does not know if he will continue to call wrestling matches, but he does know that he will be writing a bookRead More

Posted On October 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Video: Scott Hall On ESPN’s E:60; Stephanie & Hogan Comment

The E:60 special on Scott Hall will air tomorrow night at 8 PM ET on ESPN. ESPN.com has a piece online previewing the show with a video. In the piece, Stephanie McMahon is quoted. “It’s the most amount of money we’ve spent on anyone,” she said. “I just want Scott to get help and to decide for himself that he needs help. It makes me sad. I don’t want anybody to pass away prematurely or otherwise really. Scott was an incredibly talented performer, larger than life, charismatic. He’s a father,Read More

Posted On October 18, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Kevin Nash Says Scott Hall Has Re-Entered Rehab

Kevin Nash stated during last week’s episode of Live Audio Wrestling (available here) that Scott Hall has re-entered rehab. Stephanie McMahon, WWE’s Executive Vice President of Creative Development and Operations, appears in E:60‘s story on Hall’s descent from wrestling superstar to a broken man battling alcoholism and drug addiction (airing Wednesday night on ESPN). She says WWE has sent Hall to rehab multiple times and spent “in the six figures” on efforts to help him get sober. “It’s the most amount of money we’ve spent on anyone,” McMahon said. “IRead More
Scott Hall’s struggles with alcoholism and drug addiction will be profiled on next Wednesday’s episode of E:60 on ESPN. A preview clip has been released featuring comments from Eric Bischoff. The Wrestler – Scott Hall At the height of professional wrestling in the 90’s, Scott Hall was adored by millions, his name chanted by loyal fans. Today, he has hit rock bottom. E:60 follows his descent from superstar to a broken man battling alcoholism and drug addiction, but still trying to hold onto the glory he once found in theRead More
Four matches have been announced for tonight’s episode of Impact Wrestling, which is being billed as the 300th episode on Spike TV. * A Four Corners Match will take place featuring AJ Styles vs. Rob Van Dam vs. Christopher Daniels vs. Jerry Lynn. * Crimson will face Bobby Roode in a Bound For Glory Series Match. * Matt Morgan and James Storm will face “The Pope” D’Angelo Dinero and Devon in a Bound For Glory Series Match. * Velvet Sky will face ODB and Jackie. If Velvet Sky wins theRead More

Posted On June 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Scott Hall Correction – To Serve 8 Days Behind Bars

In a correction from an earlier article, Scott Hall was actually credited with two days served, so he still has to serve eight days behind bars (as part of his 10 day sentence he was hit with Monday). Hall will report to Seminole County Jail on July 5th and will be released on July 13th.Read More
– TMZ posted a report yesterday stating that Kevin Nash was cleared of a battery charge following a recent altercation with an adult male outside of a Florida restaurant. Nash, however, feels that TMZ didn’t report the whole story. He wrote on Twitter, “What great journalism TMZ provides. Nothing about the guy trying to attack me with a beer bottle. Guy with tattoo’s always gets arrested.” TMZ reported that Nash and his wife were leaving the restaurant when a man, who was described as being inebriated, approached Nash’s wife. TheRead More
Jim Ross has posted a new blog entry on his official website, www.jrsbarbq.com. Highlights are as follows: Latest Legends of Wrestling filming: “Great week of TV production this week in Stamford at WWE HQ. The nWo 15th Anniversary Legends Roundtable airs on WWE On Demand in July. Kevin Nash, Gene Okerlund and JJ Dillon were able to provide some great insight to the WCW/nWo days. @RealKevinNash is still in great shape and still has some fuel in the tank the the desire to use it. Kevin added a great dealRead More

Posted On May 9, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kevin Nash Speaks Out on Scott Hall: “His Health is Bad”

Kevin Nash recently appeared on Live Audio Wrestling and had the following to say on Scott Hall and his current condition: “These people will say things like ‘you need to have an intervention’ or someone said ‘you need to take Scott fishing without alcohol’ and no one grasps the severity of what this situation is. This is someone that has been to rehab nine times and probably walked out three to four times. He’s been in and out of hospitals for the last year and a couple of times –Read More
Busted Open satellite radio show with Lex Luger Hosts: Dave LaGreca and Doug Mortman Airs Mondays and Wednesdays on Sirius 92 and XM 207 from 2-4 ET Luger on whether he’s pleased with WWE’s PG direction: “I’m very happy with the direction WWE is taking. I actually work behind the scenes with them now again and with their wellness club, I council a lot of their athletes on nutrition, wellness, exercise and taking care of their bodies. Their organization is really moving forward with that. I commend them on that.Read More
Dana Hall told Mike Mooneyham of The Post and Courier that he ex-husband, Scott Hall, now has little contact with their children—16-year-old daughter Cassidy and 19-year-old son Cody. “He hasn’t seen Cassidy since August 2010,” Dana said. “I don’t think he has seen Cody in almost two years. They may have had one or two brief phone calls since then, but nothing that I know of. Dana, who fears that her children have suffered irreparably from the dysfunction of the family, says her son won’t communicate with his father “untilRead More

Posted On April 22, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Knockout Returning To The Ring, Bischoff Comments On Hall

– Jay Lethal, who was released earlier this week by TNA Wrestling, is accepting independent bookings via Jaylethal471@gmail.com. — Jeff and Karen Jarrett will be “honorary crew members” for the Joe Denette Motorsports racing team at the Nashville Super Speedway tonight at the Bully Hill Vineyards 200. — Eric Bischoff posted a message concerning Scott Hall on his Facebook account yesterday: “Just read Kevin Nash’s latest update on Scott Hall. I agree with Kevin 100% on the real issues at the core of Scott’s problems. God bless Kevin as wellRead More

Posted On April 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Shawn Michaels Tweets About Scott Hall’s Recent Incident

The following is a new tweet from the official Twitter page of WWE Hall Of Famer Shawn Michaels: “A lot of people have asked about Scott Hall. Simply put, its a private matter. He is getting help. All of us want the best 4 him.” Follow more HBK tweets on Twitter @ ShawnMichaels_.Read More

Posted On April 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Scott Hall Saga Continues; Indy Promoter Rips Hall For Appearance

- Top Rope Wrestling sent the following statement this morning: STATEMENT FROM TRP OWNER STEVE RICARD RE: Scott Hall “Top Rope Promotions has been holding family oriented wrestling shows for 30 years now, and on our 30th Anniversary event, we brought in one of the biggest names in pro wrestling, Scott Hall (aka Razor Ramon). We drew a packed house and a good majority of them were there to see Hall. Hall and his people down in FL had all claimed he was clean and good to go. His flightRead More