Roddy Piper Archives

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That's right, I'm talking about "Rowdy" Roddy Piper's turn as "Da' Maniac" on FXX's Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Kaitlin Olson & Danny DeVito-starring It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Images: FX Networks Screencaps If you're looking for a recap of Piper's nearly 40-year career, one which spanned runs in the NWA, WWF/WWE, TNA, and other companies,[...]
"Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndorff, WWE Hall of Famer, Has Passed Away
 Orndorff will always go down in history for being in the main event match of the very first Wrestlemania in 1985 at Madison Square Garden, teaming with fellow mega-heel "Rowdy" Roddy Piper in a tag team match against Hogan and Mr T. "Mr Wonderful" Paul Orndorff, seen here with manager Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, has passed away today at[...]
"Rowdy" Roddy Piper- Just When You Think You Have The Answers...
We learned through watching A&E's Biography: "Rowdy" Roddy Piper that Roderick Toombs (aka "Rowdy" Roddy Piper) was such an intense man that kept his painful memories and feelings to himself, that even those closest to him would be kept at arm's length at times  Like most famous wrestlers, there's the road life and the home life,[...]
Mr.T Is This Years WWE Mattel SDCC Exclusive Figure
He has a long history with wrestling, famously teaming up with Hulk Hogan to take on Roddy Piper and Paul Orndorff in the main event of the first WrestleMania He made numerous appearances for the WWE, and is a member of their Hall of Fame Now, Mr T joins the Elite line of figures, figures[...]
WWE Royal Rumble 2019: Bleeding Cool Ranks All 32 Rumble Matches!
Besides the great ring work and storytelling from all of the performers in this match, the moment when Rowdy Roddy Piper and Jimmy Snuka entered the match and everyone stopped while they hooked them up one last time was a moment to remember Look no further than CM Punk's face while it is happening This[...]
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It looks like Ronda Rousey is definitely joining the WWE, as made apparent by the UFC icon's appearance and subsequent gesticulation at tonight's Royal Rumble. Rio de Janeiro-Brazil 30 JULY 2015, Ronda Rousey, the UFC fighter, part d atradiciona met with the fighter Bethe Correa in the press conference of UFC 190A.RICARDO / Rousey was sportin' a[...]
Bleeding Cool's Top 10 Wrestlers Turned Actors (Spoiler: The Rock Is Number 1)
He and best pal Christian have their own variety show on the WWE Network titled The Edge and Christian Show That Totally Reeks of Awesomeness. 8) Roddy Piper While Piper appeared in many films and TV shows before his death last year, he will be forever remembered for his role in John Carpenter's They Live John Nada[...]
Rowdy Roddy Piper Passes Away At Age 61
Wrestling legend and actor "Rowdy" Roddy Piper died Thursday evening He suffered cardiac arrest while sleeping and was discovered on Friday Piper had been diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma in 2006, but was cancer free at the time of his death. Piper was born Roderick George Toombs and was one of the biggest wrestling icons to come out[...]