The Rock Tag

Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on his official website, www.jrsbarbq.com. Highlights are as follows: WWE Legends’ House: “I know that it is a reality show that will see several WWE luminaries with strong personalities living in a large home in Southern California where they will attempt to coexist for several weeks. The 24/7 cameras rolling will undoubtedly capture some classic content. How several, I think 8, grumpy, old men survive this will be interesting and entertaining. I don’t know where Legends House will air but I assumeRead More

Posted On February 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE In Abu Dhabi Success, WWFX, The Rock, ECW, Gangrel

- Former WWE Superstar Gangrel turns 43 years old today. – On this day back in 2010, the final episode of ECW on SyFy aired. The main event of the show saw Ezekiel Jackson defeat Christian in an Extreme Rules match to become the final ECW Champion. – Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is the Executive Producer of a new NASCAR documentary that airs on PBS February 23rd at 9pm. “Racing Dreams” won Best Documentary Awards at several film festivals and has been optioned as a potential action movie. – TheRead More

Posted On February 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Starting Angle After WrestleMania?, WWE Renovations

- WWE has officially released their new “DiBiase Posse” t-shirt for Ted DiBiase. – It was reported months back that WWE was in the process of re-doing some of their office space and grouping different departments with each other. Joey Styles, head of WWE’s website, recently confirmed those reports when a fan asked him on Twitter if he works from home. Styles replied: “I work in the newly renovated office space for TV Creative, Magazine and .com at WWE HQ.” – As noted before, The Rock is scheduled for theRead More

Posted On February 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock & John Cena Talk More Trash To Each Other On Twitter

John Cena and The Rock are at it again. The Rock posted the following Valentines Day message for John Cena on Tuesday: “@JohnCena Happy Valentines Day John. You may not be my girl, but I do consider you my bitch. #BootsToCenasPinkParts” John Cena responded to The Rock with a comeback that involves Cena-branded tampons and .. feminine wash: “For those that didn’t get the “pink part” thing he once again is re referencing my mangina. So I propose this… Cena tampons. “That time of the month got u feeling bad,Read More

Posted On February 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Shawn Michaels Says He’s Not Done With Triple H, The Rock Filming

- As noted before, The Rock will begin filming Michael Bay’s “Pain and Gain” after WrestleMania 28. Filming for the movie is scheduled to begin in April, in Miami. – WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels wrote the following on Twitter last night after RAW: “Well, that was interesting!! Always a joy, no matter what happens, to get out I’m front of all of you. Tomorrow…back to my tractor” Shawn also said he’s “not done with Triple H just yet” when a fan asked if we will be seeing ShawnRead More

Posted On February 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Undertaker’s Schedule Going Into Mania, WWE & The Shorty Awards

- WWE continues to ask fans to vote in the 4th annual Shorty Awards. WWE as a company plus The Rock and Zack Ryder are up for Shorty Awards this year. Voting ends on February 17th. – The Undertaker is currently not scheduled for any WWE live events or any SmackDown TV tapings. WWE only has him scheduled for RAW appearances between now and WrestleMania 28.Read More
– While promoting Journey 2: The Mysterious Island and his upcoming match against John Cena at WrestleMania, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson swore during a live SportsCenter telecast on Thursday. While telling a joke, he said, “That’s bullshit.” He then said, “And this is live, by the way.” John Buccigross, who was conducting the interview, added, “Yeah, it’s real live.” The clip is available here. — Former WWE star Chuck Palumbo, who now performs for the band 3 Spoke Wheel, tweeted the following regarding an upcoming appearance: “Rhode Island wrestling fansRead More

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

Report: Steve Austin’s WWE WrestleMania 28 Plans Revealed

PWMania has learned exclusively that WWE writers have been informed to expect Stone Cold Steve Austin at this year’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, but not at WrestleMania 28. “If Stone Cold appears at WrestleMania, he certainly isn’t expected to do anything in the ring,” a key WWE insider told us, “and Austin has not been shy in telling (WWE Chairman) Vince (McMahon) that he has no plans of playing second fiddle to The Rock in any way.” Austin has told some friends he would love to attend the eventRead More

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

WWE Officially Confirms Rock’s Full Schedule Leading Into WM28

WWE has made official the schedule of appearances The Rock will be making leading into this year’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view. The following dates and locations, while already known to our readers, are now official via inclusion on the official WWE website. -February 27 in Portland, Oregon. -March 5 in Boston, Mass. -March 12 in Cleveland, Ohio. -March 26 in Atlanta, Georgia.Read More

Posted On February 9, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Covers Up The Undertaker’s Head For New WWE Magazine

WWE has released four different “WrestleMania” covers for the March 2012 issue of WWE Magazine, featuring The Undertaker, Triple H, John Cena and The Rock. The magazine indicates that Triple H will face The Undertaker at WrestleMania XXVIII. The headline for “The Game” cover says “Can The Game End The Deadman’s Reign?” while the headline for the issue bearing The Undertaker reads “Will “The Streak” Survive?” The Undertaker cover was apparently designed to conceal his lack of hair as his head is surrounded by photoshopped fire, with no hair visible.Read More

Posted On February 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock & Journey 2 Get Harsh Reviews, Batista Movie Role

- The Associated Press has issued a negative review of The Rock’s new movie Journey 2. AP movie writer David Germain wrote the following about The Rock’s performance: “[Journey 2] lacks the likable goof factor of Brendan Fraser, who starred in the first movie but isn’t back for the second. Dwayne Johnson steps in this time, and while he tries to yuck it up amid the nonstop action, he’s just not a goofball on the order of Fraser, who somehow can make extreme silliness palatable with that big, simpering grinRead More

Posted On February 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Talks WrestleMania, Entering Politics & More

During an interview with Moviefone.com to promote his new movie Journey 2, The Rock spoke about a number of wrestling-related topics. Here are some highlights of what The Rock said about: Finding Time To Train For WrestleMania While Shooting Movies: “You fit it in, that’s what you do. I make sure there’s a ring on location with me, anywhere that I shoot. I had a ring down in New Orleans, when I was preparing for the Madison Square Garden event. I have a ring down in Florida, a ring downRead More
Hulk Hogan spoke to The Sun on a number of topics including creative control, Ultimate Warrior, not losing to Shawn Michaels in 2005, the Montreal Screwjob and more. Regarding Hogan’s use of creative control dating back to his time with World Championship Wrestling, he said, “People say ‘Hogan, you have this creative control clause?’ and I say ‘yeah, but the only time I’ve ever exercised it in 30 years is when Vince Russo screwed me’. And it didn’t even help then! I got screwed and couldn’t do anything about it!Read More
Silvervision.co.uk has disclosed the content listing for WWE’s upcoming video release on Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, The Epic Journey of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. The DVD release will be three discs while the Blu-ray version will be two discs and feature additional content. Both products will be released on February 21, 2012. The synopsis reads: “He electrified a generation of sports entertainment fans with his brash style, superb athleticism, and uproarious interviews. He held the WWE Championship a record seven times, and was known for legendary battles with ”Stone Cold”Read More

Posted On February 8, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Rock Advertised For Post-Mania Raw, Who Austin Wants In HOF

– Steve Austin says Jake “The Snake” Roberts is worthy of the WWE Hall of Fame. He wrote the following after reading Roberts’ thoughts on entering the Hall: “JAKE THE SNAKE ROBERTS DEFINITELY DESERVES TO BE IN THE H.O.F. AND THAT’S THE BOTTOM LINE. One of my fave all time workers.” — Raw Superstars are advertised to appear at the April 3, 2012 SmackDown taping at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The advertised main event is a Ten-Man Tag Team Match pitting John Cena, CM Punk, Randy Orton, BigRead More

Posted On February 8, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Zach Gowen Discusses His Run With WWE, Mistakes He Made

Zach Gowen has gone through a lot in his life – he lost his left leg to cancer as a child, he was thrust into a worldwide spotlight at 18, he went through a deep bout with drugs and alcohol, became homeless, then turned his life around, lived to tell the tale and started a family. It’s truly an unbelievable story, especially when you consider he’s only 28 years old. For 6 months in 2003, he was the most talked about WWE Superstar on the roster. In this interview, heRead More

Posted On February 7, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

The Rock Discusses His Love Life, Heenan To Make Appearance

– WWE Hall of Famer Bobby Heenan will be making a rare public appearance this Saturday at Frank & Son Collectible Show 19649 San Jose Ave. City of Industry, California. Other talent scheduled for the event include “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Angelina Love, Missy Hyatt, Tatanka, Cowboy Bob Orton, Debra McMichael, One Man Gang and Paul Orndorff. Event information is available here. — Super Crazy will be touring with Japanese wrestling promotion Pro Wrestling NOAH on February 25-28. He will face Ricky Marvin, Atsushi Aoki and LanceRead More

Posted On February 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Recap Of The Tonight Show Featuring The Rock

WWE star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson appeared on Monday’s “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on NBC. The following are the highlights of the interview. -Leno introduced him as Dwayne Johnson, but a “Rocky” chant broke out immediately, which Rock acknowledged briefly to get the chant to stop. -Rock told a story about his college football fight. He was playing for the University of Miami and there was a fight with the San Diego State University football team. He said he saw the SDSU mascot playing it up, so heRead More

Posted On February 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bobby Roode Responds To The Rock Putting Him Over

TNA Champion Bobby Roode has responded to The Rock endorsing him on Twitter over the weekend. The Rock tweeted on Saturday: “@REALBobbyRoode I dig your work. Keep movin’ the crowd and kicking that ass. (tell Bubba his calves still aren’t as big as mine)” Roode responded with the following: “@TheRock Thanks for the kind words, means a lot. I will make sure that I remind Bubba about the calves!”Read More