Stephanie McMahon Tag

Posted On December 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Jim Cornette Says WWE Is In Trouble When Vince Passes Away

Paul “Triple H” Levesque’s promotion in September 2010 to WWE’s Executive Senior Advisor made official what was already informally apparent: Vince McMahon’s son-in-law will one day run the sports entertainment empire. Speaking to Power Slam, Jim Cornette comments on whether Levesque is qualified to succeed McMahon as head honcho of WWE. “Nobody’s qualified to replace McMahon,” says Cornette. “Vince is one of a kind, a guy who will never come along again. “Triple H is a student of the business, but he’s still got his own little quirks. He’s Vince’sRead More
– WWE.com reported Thursday that company physician Dr. Michael Sampson examined Randy Orton and said he suffered a herniated disc on the L4-L5 level on the left side, which has resulted in pain and weakness down his leg. “He’s going to need some time off for rehab, anti-inflammatory medications and physical therapy,” said Dr. Sampson. F4WOnline.com reports that his injury is legitimate. Orton had been complaining of the injury for two weeks which is why his physical workload was reduced prior to the injury angle shot at Tuesday’s SmackDown tapingRead More

Posted On December 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Alex Rodriguez Dating Former WWE Diva, Savage Remembered

– Radar Online reports Thursday that 14-time Major League Baseball All-Star Alex Rodriguez is dating former WWE Diva Torrie Wilson. The 36-year-old former pro wrestler spent the holidays with her family in Boise, Idaho, where Rodriguez was coincidentally spotted as well. Rodriguez and Wilson were photographed earlier this month taking a bike ride together in Miami, Florida. Wilson was also spotted in photographs taken earlier this year while Rodriguez was vacationing in Mexico with friends George Clooney and Stacy Keibler. — Randy Savage is mentioned in the Chicago Sun-Times listRead More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Muppets Getting WWE Media Attention & Excitement Backstage

Entertainment industry publication Variety has an article up today looking at The Muppets invading tonight’s episode of WWE RAW from Atlanta. The article notes that 9 Muppet characters will be on the show. WWE executive Stephanie McMahon was quoted in the article – and says she is beyond excited to see the Muppets interact with the WWE superstars tonight. There is said to be a lot of buzz among the WWE superstars, divas and crew today – as many of them grew up big fans of the Muppets. A lotRead More

Posted On September 24, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Brie Bella Responds To Critics, How Old Is Stephanie McMahon?

– Brie Bella answered a series of fan questions in her latest YouTube blog, including her words on “haters.” “My words for haters are keep on hating. Yes,” she says. “My mother always told me growing up, if people are talking bad about you, it’s because you’re doing something right. So as long as people are hating, I guess I’m doing something right. “So, keep on hating.” The video can be accessed here. — Stephanie McMahon, who officially reigns as WWE’s Executive Vice President of Creative Operations and Development, turnsRead More

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

Corporate Shakeup In WWE: Steph Running WWE.com, Departures

Several major changes have taken place over the past week on the corporate side of WWE, including the Corporate.WWE.com website being taken down and several high-ranking employees leaving the company. – Brian Kalinowski (WWE’s Executive VP of Digital Media) and Mark Keys (VP of Digital & Interactive Content Production & Social Media) have both left the company in the past week in what some are seeing as a “major restructuring.” – The Corporate.WWE.com website has been taken down and the domain is now redirecting users to the main WWE site.Read More

Posted On August 18, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Syfy Announces Live WWE SmackDown Special For This Month

SYFY PRESENTS FIRST EVER LIVE WWE® SMACKDOWN® SPECIAL ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 30 AT 8PM/ET NEW YORK – August 18, 2011 – Syfy and WWE announced today its first ever WWE Smackdown live special, “SuperSmackdown Live,” on Tuesday, August 30 at 8-10PM/ET on Syfy, originating from the INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita, Kansas. The Tuesday night special will feature WWE’s biggest Superstars and Divas, including World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton®, Christian®, Sheamus™, Mark Henry®, Sin Cara™, Cody Rhodes™, Wade Barrett™, Daniel Bryan™, Brodus Clay™, Natalya™ and Alicia Fox™. The special willRead More

Posted On July 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H Returns To Raw, Says Vince McMahon Relieved Of Duties

Before Rey Mysterio and The Miz could compete in the final round of the WWE Championship Tournament tonight on Raw, Vince McMahon demanded that the ring be cleared due to important business he had to conduct. After explaining the tumultuous events that took place the night before at Money in the Bank, The Chairman ordered former WWE Champion John Cena to the ring. McMahon received an unwelcome guest instead. Triple H, not seen on television since April, interrupted his father-in-law. “The Game,” a WWE executive and husband of Stephanie McMahon,Read More
– Tyson Kidd appeared as a babyface at last night’s SmackDown live event in Hidalgo, Texas. He defeated Heath Slater, who was accompanied by Justin Gabriel. — Layla celebrated her 33rd birthday yesterday. She is expected to be sidelined until next year due to tears of the anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament in her knee. — Stephanie McMahon, WWE’s executive vice president of Creative Development and Operation and her husband Paul “Triple H” Levesque discuss why wrestling has a global appeal with Bloomberg’s Melissa Long in the followingRead More
– Raw Superstar Skip Sheffield, who hasn’t appeared on television since breaking his leg and ankle on August 18, 2010 at a WWE live event in Honolulu, Hawaii, issued his first public comments since suffering the injury yesterday on Twitter. “First and last update here since so many of you have been kind to ask. Things have been extremely complicated with the injury and it was much more than just a broken ankle and leg,” he wrote. “It has been the most positive experience of my life and I promiseRead More

Posted On January 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

New Trailer For Triple H Film, Double Date Announced For NXT

– The bodyguard of Tyson Kidd, Jackson Andrews, did not accompany his associate for his match on tonight’s Raw. It is the second consecutive week in which Andrews was MIA for Kidd’s televised match. Andrews, however, accompanied Kidd for his matches against David Hart Smith at live events over the weekend. — It was announced tonight on Raw that Derrick Bateman and his NXT Pro, Daniel Bryan, will be going on a double date with The Bella Twins on tomorrow night’s episode of NXT. — WWE has released a newRead More
– Former WCW World Television Champion Arn Anderson is now considered a lock to be inducted individually into this year’s WWE Hall of Fame class WrestleMania weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. WWE officials previously contemplated inducting him into the Hall as part of a group with the Four Horsemen, but the idea is now considered dead. — Marcus “Buff” Bagwell turns 41 years old today while former WWE Tag Team Champion Brian Christopher turns 39. — World Wrestling Entertainment has been issuing copyright claims to YouTube regarding the trailer for WWERead More
– WWE returns to Mexico for a Raw live event tour this May. Dates and locations are as follows: May 11th – Multi-Purpose Center in Hermosillo; May 12th – VFG Arena in Guadalajara; May 13th – Sports Palace in Mexico City; May 14th – Arena Monterrey in Monterrey. Tickets go on sale Feb. 7. — CM Punk is being advertised in place of Wade Barrett for the (dark match) main event at the Jan. 17 Raw taping at the Verizon Arena in Little Rock, Arkansas. He is slated to partnerRead More

Posted On October 28, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On New WWE Signing, Stephanie McMahon, NXT Wedding

- Stephanie McMahon is featured in a new TV commercial for Linda McMahon in an attempt to erode her huge deficit among women voters in Connecticut. – Michael Porter, who did ring announcing for WWE shows on the West Coast from 1988-93, passed away on Saturday at the age of 59. Our thoughts and prayers from everyone at PWMania.com are Michael’s family and friends at this sad time. – WWE’s Donna Goldsmith, George Barrios, HHH and Kelly Kelly rang the opening bell at yesterday’s New York Stock Exchange open toRead More

Posted On October 27, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Star Debuts New Theme Song, Superstars Matches Taped

– Additional matches taped for this week’s episode of WWE Superstars tonight in Milwaukee, Wisconsin were Tyler Reks vs. Chris Masters and MVP vs. Curt Hawkins. Matches taped last night prior to Raw were Tyson Kidd vs. Zack Ryder and Mark Henry vs. Jey Uso. — MVP debuted a new theme song prior to his Superstars match. — The WWE website has added Papa Shango and Missing Link to its Alumni section. See pics of Stephanie McMahon in a witch costume -> source: PWInsider.comRead More

Posted On October 23, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

McMahon Says WWE Fans’ Right To Vote Are Being Threatened

World Wrestling Entertainment issued a statement this evening in response to Connecticut Secretary of State Susan Bysiewicz ruling authority to Connecticut poll workers to determine that if anyone shows up to the polls on Nov. 2 wearing any WWE merchandise, whether it be a Dolph Ziggler T-Shirt or Nexus Santa Hat, they may be forced to go home and change, cover it up, or take it off in order to vote. “Denying our fans the right to vote, denying them their First Amendment rights, regardless if they are Democrat, RepublicanRead More

Posted On September 29, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Creative Happy Over Steph’s Hiatus, Maryse Makes Mistake, More

sources: PWInsider.com, Pro Wrestling Torch — During last night’s backstage segment with Ted DiBiase and Maryse on Raw, the WWE Diva read a note and stated in French, “La semaine dernière, t’étais à moi,” which in English translates to “Last week, you were mine.” When DiBiase told her to speak n English, she replied, “Next week, you’ll be mine.” — The pre-sale for the Raw taping taking place December 6 at the KFC YUM! Center in Louisville, Kentucky is MONDAY. The pre-sale begins tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. via Ticketmaster.com. —Read More

Posted On September 26, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Insider Comments On Triple H’s Promotion, NXT Replaced, Stephanie

– One WWE insider considers the timing of Paul “Triple H” Levesque’s promotion as Vince McMahon’s senior advisor interesting. The source questioned whether Levesque being named to a position he’s been essentially doing for the past several years minus the official title is related to World Wrestling Entertainment being investigated for misclassifying talent and other personnel as independent contractors. The company’s Stamford, Connecicut based headquarters recently underwent a slight renovation as an office was built for Levesque as a result of his executive position. “It was Extreme Makeover: Hunter Edition,”Read More