WWE Signs “Real Deal” Marcus Anthony, WWE Airing ’90s Show
– WWE Classics On Demand will be re-airing the mid-nineties USA Network show WWF Mania beginning on February 8. The synopsis reads: “Join host Todd Pettengill for a zany look at the top stories in WWE. Featuring Intercontinental Champion Shawn Michaels vs Jim Brunzell, Mr. Perfect vs The Berzerker and more. From 1/9/93.”
Meanwhile, the next Legends of Wrestling episode will premiere on March 8. The panel, which includes Diamond Dallas Page, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper and Jim Ross, will discuss celebrities in wrestling.
— Maxine stated Wednesday on Twitter that she and Derrick Bateman have agreed to have their lives together outside of the WWE ring filmed. “Soo keep your eyes posted,” she added.
— The official Twitter feed of Ohio Valley Wrestling announced Thursday that WWE has signed “Real Deal” Marcus Anthony to a developmental contract. He is a heavily muscled wrestler with a mohawk who often squashes his opposition in matches.