- WWE’s Best of Madison Square Garden DVD and Blu-Ray will be released on August 27th.
– There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic this weekend. The AWA and UWF shows will return on Monday night.
– Warner Bros France will release Les Reines du Ring (Queen of the Ring) on July 3. WWE Studios worked with Kare Productions for the French comedy.
Here’s a synopsis: The comedy centers around a woman who has just gotten out of prison after 5 years and decides to become a WWE Diva in order to help build a relationship with her son, who has become enamored with wrestling. The woman works in a supermarket, so several of her other female co-workers decide to train with her.
It features appearances from CM Punk, The Miz and Eve Torres. They are in the film as cameos and there are several WWE-related materials in the film, which climaxes at a WWE event. WWE partnered with the producers and have the first rights for distribution in the US, if it ever comes here. They have yet to make an official announcement about American distribution, but did announce their involvement last year on the WWE Studios website.