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That's when Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson hosted (with musical guest AC/DC), beginning a multimedia crossover mission that's proven quite successful over the past two-plus decades since the show But the reason why this episode stands out the most isn't because of The Rock, Mick Foley, Triple H, or even Vince McMahon (remember him?) No, it[...]
John Cena Is Said To Be Returning To The Ring At WrestleMania
WWE legend John Cena has successfully followed his fellow WWE legend and once-upon-a-time rival, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, in transitioning from pro wrestling to the world of Hollywood  While The Rock has proven himself to be one of the biggest movie stars in the world over the past decade-plus, Cena has now made quite a splash himself by[...]
Dark Side Of The Ring Creators Say A New Season Is In The Works
 With three seasons in the can and fans drooling for more as the series has been on hiatus since 2021, we are all anxiously awaiting news on if/when more Dark Side Of The Ring is coming, and now it appears we have some answers. Image: Screencap Appearing on the most recent episode of The Two Man Power Trip[...]
Tales From The Territories: Vice Posts Entire First Episode Online
 In their official synopsis for the episode, VICE says, "At the Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis' unique blend of slow-burn, story-driven matches, and pre-MTV music video vignettes, captivated audiences every week." The stories shared on this episode of Tales From The Territories covered the spectrum of what the Memphis territory is still remembered for today: larger-than-life characters, elaborate and[...]
Tales From The Territories: The Newest Teaser Is A Real Eyeful!
 As everyone waits to see if the network has another season coming of the much-loved other pro wrestling docuseries, Dark Side Of The Ring, this new offering from the Producers of that show and Executive Producers Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Dany Garcia through their Seven Buck Productions company should serve as a nice stop-gap to keep wrestling fans'[...]
The Trailer For VICE's New Wrestling Show, Tales From The Territories
 Now VICE is going back to the wrestling well with its upcoming series, Tales From The Territories, which is coming to us from the same production team behind Dark Side of the Ring and Executive Producers Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Dany Garcia and we've got our first look today in a just-released trailer. Image: Screencap In the brand new trailer[...]
Look, it's nothing personal against Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock because we're a big fan of his work from his WWE days through to today It's just that NBC's Young Rock feels a little too "Manchurian Candidate"-ish, like one long, multi-season political ad for a future political run for office We can't shake this feeling[...]
"Stone Cold" Steve Austin: Could This Be More Than Just One Match?
 This would be a monumental moment for WWE, not only because Austin is their most popular and profitable star in history, but because it would be the Rattlesnake's first match since retiring against The Rock at WrestleMania XIX 19 years ago  That one hell of a layover between bouts, but what if this is just the start[...]
Biography: Stone Cold Steve Austin Review - An Honest Look At Fame
 Austin wrestled his last match in 2003 at WrestleMania XIX, doing the honors for The Rock  He was forced into retirement due to ongoing spinal issues stemming from a 1997 neck injury and has thus far been one of the very few wrestling stars to stay retired, despite numerous offers over the years for him to return. The[...]
Is The Rock Set To Appear At Both Survivor Series And Wrestlemania?
Hopefully fewer in 2022. LITG: The ten most-read stories, yesterday Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson courtesy of WWE. Did Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Lay the Smackdown on Joe Rogan Visit? McFarlane Debuts Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina Figures That '90s Show: Kurtwood Smith Marks That '70s Show Spinoff Start The 'Woke SJW' Batman of New York And Other Gotham Gossip[...]
Did Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Lay the Smackdown on Joe Rogan Visit?
Now it appears he's lost a major future guest in Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, who offered his support to Rogan when Rogan posted a video earlier this week addressing COVID-19 misinformation accusations leveled against his show while also offering to be a guest And that remained the case until loads of folks online- including political[...]
The Rock Offers Joe Rogan Some Spotify Love & Pimps Tequila
Did we ever mention how we think it's kinda "The Manchurian Candidate" creepy that Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has a show on NBC where he's telling his life story based on the premise that he's running for office? And that Johnson gets to control the narrative so if he ever really does run for office,[...]
In 2021, "Stone Cold" Steve Austin Was Still WWE's Top Merch Seller
 All of Bliss' sales are due to the Lilly plush doll, which has been a mega-hit for WWE, at least as an item. And what of WWE's current top guy, Universal Champion Roman Reigns?  Well, he came in at fifth on the list, bringing in $1,164,253 in total sales, which is $128,308 below the long-retired NWO and[...]
We Need Elmo's Chaotic Energy, But Not The Rock's Cringey Tweets
When I was shown a quote tweet by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson replying to Elmo's viral tweet about rocks and cookies I went through multiple modes of confusion If anyone is Gretchen from Mean Girls, it's The Rock, trying to make his own hashtag a success like it's his own original concept Also, the man[...]
XFL: New Owner The Rock Says Training Camp Begins 1 Year From Now
 But just like with the film industry before it, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson looks to succeed where McMahon has failed in the world of professional football  By leading a team with his business partner Dany Garcia and RedBird Capital, Johnson purchased the hardship-plagued football league in August of last year for $15 million with plans to have it[...]
Dwayne Johnson aka WWE wrestling superstar The Rock, in the gym, courtesy of Dwayne Johnson.
Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock has responded to Vin Diesel's November Instagram plea to come back for the "finale" of the Fast and Furious saga, Fast 10 And it is a resounding "no" Speaking with CNN, Johnson goes into great detail about how he did in fact talk to Diesel privately about not coming back[...]
WWE's Most Fun And Most Memorable Christmas Moments Ever
The Rock's 12 Days of Christmas – December 20, 2001 The Rock sings his own version of a Christmas classic in 2001, courtesy of WWE. The holidays are all about entertainment and no one has ever been more entertaining in WWE history than The Rock  He could literally go out with a microphone and say almost anything and[...]
The Rock Says He And WWE President Nick Khan Are Lifelong Friends
 A WWE personality fans do know a lot about is the legendary wrestler and Hollywood superstar Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, who surprised everyone yesterday when he revealed online that he and Khan are actually quite close friends and even grew up together. WWE President Nick Khan, Writer/Producer Nahnatchka Khan, and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, who are all childhood[...]
The Rock Names Who Would Be On His Wrestling Mount Rushmore
 Recently, former wrestlers have started getting into the G.O.A.T.-naming game, most notably yesterday, when The Undertaker specifically laid out the four men who would appear on his wrestling "Mount Rushmore."  And now today, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has joined the fun and made his own list of faces he'd carve into his imaginary wrestling "Mount[...]
Was The Rock Ever Scheduled For Survivor Series?  Well, Sort of
The big story coming out of Survivor Series last night is WWE's, frankly, awkward use of The Rock throughout the show  Of course, Rock himself was not present at the event in Brooklyn, but his image was all over it and it seemed like the entire event was in his honor (a 25-man Battle Royal at the event[...]
Survivor Series: A Long And Pretty Lousy Episode Of Raw/SmackDown
 The company spent the past couple of weeks marketing that this year's event would mark the 25th anniversary of the debut of one of their biggest stars of all time, The Rock, who made his WWE debut at the 1996 Survivor Series inside the nearby Madison Square Garden (hey, remember when WWE was allowed to hold pay per[...]
Dwayne Johnson aka WWE wrestling superstar The Rock, in the gym, courtesy of Dwayne Johnson.
Have you ever heard the old joke, "don't eat the yellow snow"?  Well, if you ever find yourself in the gym with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, don't borrow a sip from his water bottles  The wrestling icon/biggest action movie star in the world today has both confirmed and detailed the story that he urinates in water bottles[...]
Jim Ross Explains What It Took To Bring Chris Jericho To WWF In 1999
When his contract was over, and he didn't renew there at WCW, we closed the deal very quickly." Chris Jericho would go on to be introduced to the WWF fans at the August 9, 1999 episode of Raw Is War in Chicago, interrupting The Rock in what would become one of the biggest debuts in wrestling history. can't[...]
With Survivor Series Confirmed For NYC, Is The Rock's Return Next?
 This has been rumored for quite some time now and along with the location rumors are the persistent rumblings that the world's current biggest movie star and former WWE, WCW, and People's Champion, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson would be making his heavily awaited WWE return at the event in Brooklyn. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson made his WWE[...]
Is The Rock Set To Appear At Both Survivor Series And Wrestlemania?
You would have a hard time finding someone in entertainment whose time is more in demand than Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson  The man is the biggest movie star in the world and at pretty much any given time has at least a couple of different blockbuster films ready to hit screens  And that's on top of[...]
It Looks Like John Cena Might Not Be SummerSlam Bound After All
 There's a reason we don't see Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson on WWE TV much and it's because he made the wise choice and decided to value an acting career over a wrestling career  John Cena appears to be a pretty wise fellow himself and I'm sure he'll side with whatever the production requires of him instead[...]
Roman Reigns Tells The Rock And John Cena To Not Quit Their Day Jobs
 He has been a truly dominant and appropriate champion during this run, which has led fans to think up dream matches where "The Head of the Table" would face WWE's former superhero, John Cena, or even his cousin, The Rock  Reigns has clearly heard this talk and has now responded. Roman Reigns and The Rock at the[...]
dark side
Now, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has taken to social media to praise the episode and "applaud the Smith family – Jake, Robin, Mike (Sam) – for having the bravery to speak out on the deep pain they experienced as kids – and the motivation to help those who've experienced that level of trauma as well." Image:[...]
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Joins The Ultimate Rivals Roster
Bit Fry Games Studio announced another WWE superstar will be joining the roster of Ultimate Rivals as we're getting The Rock Dwayne Johnson will be the fifth superstar to join the game, and the first legend as the other four are current WWE talent with Roman Reigns, Becky Lynch, Bayley, and Sasha Banks The game[...]
The Fast and the Furious Luke Hobbs Brings the Pain to Beast Kingdom
The Rock is back in this role with semi likeness to the character and will come a nice set of accessories like a tactical vest, six swappable hand parts, and two weapons The weapons will include his signature revolver and a tactical rifle that has telescopic sights and a removable magazine The Fast & The[...]