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‘Arrow’ Season 5 Puts Stardust Back in the Ring With Stephen Amell

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 2, 2016 @ 2:41 PM
The CW / WWE
Anyone following Arrow star Stephen Amell over the last year likely caught his jokey “feud” with WWE’s Stardust, to the point where the emerald archer even took to the ring for a match. Now, after leaving his wrestling persona behind, Cody Rhodes will return the favor by appearing in the fifth season. Three guesses who he ends up fighting!

Andre the Giant Biopic in the Works Based on Wrestler’s Graphic Novel Biography

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by Britt Hayes May 9, 2016 @ 7:04 PM
MGM
A biography told in graphic novel form is far from typical, but then again, so was Andre Roussimoff, the pro-wrestling legend better known to fans as Andre the Giant. The 2015 graphic novel Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven will serve as the inspiration for the late wrestler’s big screen biopic, with his daughter Robin Christensen-Roussimoff serving as consultant on the project.

WWE’s ‘Tough Enough’ to Replace Hulk Hogan After Racist Remarks

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 24, 2015 @ 2:31 PM
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We’ve barely begun to witness the fallout of Terry “Hulk Hogan” Bollea’s racist remarks making their way public, the WWE already having severed all ties to the iconic wrestler. So while said severance understandably pulls Hogan off as a judge for WWE reality competition Tough Enough, the series will endure by replacing him.

Oscar Watch 2013: 'Leprechaun: Origins' Casts WWE Star As Its Lead

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by Sean O'Connell April 4, 2012 @ 9:42 AM
WWE
Over the years, the WWE has sent various superstars from the wrestling mats to major Hollywood studios in hopes of sparking feature-film careers. “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, John Cena, Hulk Hogan and, of course, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson all have had varying degrees of success on the silver screen. Now the diminutive wrestler Hornswoggle’s going to try and follow in their massive footsteps.

WWE Pulls Randy Orton from Marine Movie Due to Dishonorable Discharge

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by Shauna Wright April 3, 2012 @ 2:05 PM
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Just a week ago, the WWE announced star Randy Orton would head up the cast list in 'The Marine: Homefront,' one of the company's trio of planned Marine-themed movies.
But Orton was quickly pulled from the film on Tuesday after it came to light that he was dishonorably discharged from the U.S. Marine Corps back in 1999.