Wrestling legend Macho Man Randy Savage was the subject of A&E’s latest documentary special Biography: Legends, which aired on Sunday night.
The show featured interviews with the late star’s family, friends, wrestling co-stars, and foes, and for the first time his ex-girlfriend Stephanie Bellars, known as Gorgeous George, who Savage dated during his time in WCW in the later 1990s.
Elsewhere, former WWE star Andrade has challenged current AEW and IMPACT champion Kenny Omega to a match.
Andrade asked for his release from his WWE contract in early 2021 after being missing from television for months.
In WWE, Daniel Bryan has been banned from SmackDown after losing a dramatic showdown with Roman Reigns on Friday night.
Following April’s Wrestlemania, WWE moved NXT from Wednesday night to Tuesday night so that it was no longer competing with AEW Dynamite.
NXT airs on USA Network and is also available on the WWE network.
All Elite Wrestling will continue on Wednesdays showcasing their talented roster on TNT.
Newcomer AEW offers a mix of indie darlings, such asThunder Rosa, wrestling legends, such as “Demo God” Chris Jericho and Jim “JR” Ross, and up-and-coming stars, such as Tay Conti, Jade Cargill, and Britt Baker.
Fans of Impact! Wrestling can now watch their favorite stars, including current Impact KNOCKOUTS champion Deonna Purrazzo, on Thursday night on Twitch, and on AXSTV.
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EX-WWE STAR SHAWN SPEARS TALKS ABOUT WHETHER THE IICONICS WILL BE SIGNED TO AEW
Shawn Spears, who is currently signed to AEW, has a close relationship with the IIconics.
He is married to Cassie Lee, formerly Peyton Royce, and her best friend Jessica McKay, who were known as the IIconics and are out of work.
While appearing on Wrestle Talk, Spears was asked about the two ladies signing a deal with AEW.
He said: “Those kind of questions are a little above my pay grade.
“Being biased and obviously being selfish, of course I think both of those women individually are incredible talents, but collectively they are over the moon in terms of talent.”
Watch full interview here.
AEW STAR MATT HARDY AND JIM CORNETTE GO BACK AND FORTH ON TWITTER
Jim Cornette is a wrestling legend and historian who has been vocal about his criticism of the AEW product.
Matt Hardy reacted to a Twitter user who claimed that Hardy had issues with Cornette’s takes on AEW.
The former tag team champion responded, causing a quick back and forth with Cornette.
Reby Hardy even chimed in to support her husband:
WWE STAR TAMINA COMPARES CHARLOTTE FLAIR TO ROMAN REIGNS
She is also a long-tenured WWE star and has a lot of insight into the women’s locker room.
During an interview with Vibe & Wrestling, she was asked who in the women’s division is like the Universal Champion Roman Reigns.
The former 24/7 Champion said: “I would say probably Charlotte Flair”.
AEW STAR CHRIS JERICHO SAYS HE WILL NEVER GO TO IMPACT WRESTLING
He talked about the AEW and Impact Wrestling partnership, saying it does more for Impact than it does AEW.
Will fans see Jericho in Impact?: “ Chris Jericho will never go to Nashville and work in an empty studio for somebody. There’s just no reason for me to do that.”
Watch the entire interview here.
FORMER WWE STAR MATT CARDONA IS HAPPY AFTER WATCHING MACHO MAN DOCUMENTARY
Ex-WWE star Matt Cardona, and Curt Hawkins, were featured in Sunday night’s documentary on Macho Man Randy Savage.
Cardona and Hawkins’ were released from the company in 2020, but Cardona was happy to see the two did not get cut from the Macho Man documentary.
He took to Twitter to share this sentiment:
AEW DARK ELEVATION MAY 3, 2021 PREVIEW
AEW Dark Elevation airs tonight 7:00 PM EST on the official YouTube channel for All Elite Wrestling.
Here is a preview of tonight’s show:
Private Party (w/Matt Hardy) vs. Duke Davis & Ganon Jones
Madi Wrenkowsk vs Nyla Rose (w/Vickie Guerrero)
The Blade & Matt Hardy vs Dark Order’s Colt Cabana & Alan “5” Angels
Austin & Colten Gunn vs Chaos Project
MACHO MAN RANDY SAVAGE’S LIFE & CAREER IS EXAMINED IN LATEST A&E BIOGRAPHY
A&E has partnered with WWE to produce a series of documentaries about wrestling’s biggest legends and stars.
This week the life and career of Macho Man Randy Savage was the subject of Biography: Legends.
Macho Man Randy Savage was the latest subject for A&E Biography: WWE Legends seriesCredit: Getty
Fans know mostly about his marriage to “The First Lady of Wrestling” Miss Elizabeth but in this documentary, fans got to hear from one of the legend’s girlfriends Gorgeous George, whom he dated while working in WCW.
WWE Chief Vince McMahon, Savage’s family and friends, and of course Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan made appearances in the special.
WWE HALL OF FAMER MOLLY HOLLY REMEMBERS A WWE REQUEST
She remembered a time when WWE writers wanted her to “motor boat” Trish Stratus.
The former champion said that it was before Fit Finlay became the primray agent for the women and they were trying new things.
WWE RAW MAY 3, 2021 PREVIEW
WWE stars Lana and Naomi are challenging for the WWE Women’s Tag Team Titles again tonight.
Here are more matches announced for tonight:
New Day vs AJ Styles & Omos for the RAW Tag Team Championships
WWE Champion Bobby Lashley vs either Braun Strowman or Drew McIntyre
WWE STAR SHAYNA BASZLER POSTS ADORABLE SELFIE WITH HER PUP
WWE star Shayna Baszler is known for being a vicious submission magician inside of the ring.
But outside of the ring she is known for sharing adorable pics and videos of her pup.
The former NXT Champion shared with the caption: “My assistant doesn’t ever seem to do much work when we sit at the desk. #dogsofinstagram #isyspuppy #dontbullymybreed
WWE STAR LANA TRAINS AT NATALYA’S GYM OVER THE WEEKEND
Natalya Neidhart is the most experienced technical wrestler in the women’s division.
Her and her husband TJ Wilson made a gym during the pandemic last year, and WWE stars like Lana like to visit them and train.
Wilson recently made headlines when superstars praised his production work in the women’s division.
WWE STAR CHARLOTTE SHOWS OF HER INTENSE WORKOUT
Wearing a black sports bra and lime green pants the 13-time champion showed off her insane ripped body in an epic workout clip posted to Twitter on Sunday.
Read more here.
EX-WWE STAR DANIELLE MOINET WOWS ON INSTAGRAM
Ex-WWE star Danielle Moinet, known as Summer Rae in her wrestling days wows fans on Instagram.
She posted a snap modelling a white two-piece set and demin jacket.
Moinet made headlines when she became one of the first women in an executive position in a cryptocurrency company.
WWE HALL OF FAMER TORRIE WILSON POSES IN BIKIN BY THE POOL
WWE Hall of Famer Torrie Wilson is known for her enviable bod.
She posted a bare faced photo while lounging by the pool wearing a light blue bikini.
WWE STARS PERFORM CARDI B’S “UP” DANCE CHALLENGE
WWE stars Dana Brooke, Lana, Mandy Rose, and Naomi seem to have fun backstage in between matches.
All four ladies are no strangers to TikTok and posted their latest dance video to Instagram Friday.
The pair of tag teams danced to Cardi B’s Up song, a popular routine on social media.
WWE STAR LANA STUNS FANS WITH MIRROR SELFIE WEARING BLACK LINGERIE
WWE star Lana has millions of followers across social media.
She has been able to parlay her wrestling fame into a successful career as a fashion influencer.
On Saturday she posted to Instagram asking followers to choose between two different designer looks: Balmain or Gucci.
The star is on the cover of Muse Magazine.
EX-UFC FIGHTER PAIGE VANZANT SHOWS OFF BOD ON INSTAGRAM
Ex-UFC Paige VanZant shares photos on Instagram wearing cheetah print workout set.
The selfies were taken in her bedroom while she was barefaced.
In the caption she asked her 2.8million followers: “which one?”
ROMAN REIGNS DEBUTS NEW MUSIC ON SMACKDOWN
WWE star Roman Reigns has held the Universal Championship for over 200 days.
Reigns has always had the same music when he went solo from the Shield faction.
But this past Friday he debuted a new entrance music song for his big match against Daniel Bryan.
AEW STAR ANNA JAY POSTS BIKINI SNAPS AS SHE RECOVERS FROM INJURY
AEW star Anna Jay is currently off television recovering from a shoulder injury.
She updated fans this week on Twitter on her recovery, and took to Instagram to give them a treat:
WWE SMACKDOWN IS VINTAGE INSPIRED SHOW NEXT WEEK
WWE announced that next week’s episode of SmackDown will be a throwback episode.
While not many details were announced, Kevin Owens says he wants to jump off the fist.
WWE STAR CHARLOTTE FLAIR WOWS FANS ON INSTAGRAM
WWE star Charlotte Flair is a top star and has millions of followers on Instagram.
She wowed her followers in a glam shot wearing a brown bathing suit, and jewels.
The shot was styled by King Troi, a stylist she has worked with in the past.
AEW PRESIDENT TONY KHAN REVEALS HIS FAVORITE MATCHES
AEW president Tony Khan is a lifelong wrestling fan.
While making an appearance on Busted Open Radio Khan talked about his two favorite matches.
One being Randy Savage vs Ricky Steamboat from Wrestlemania 3, and a newer one from AEW.
“Kenny Omega and Hangman Page vs. The Young Bucks, which to me is as good a tag match as I’ve seen.”
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