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Jerry Lewis Once Wrestled With Andre The Giant And Was Afraid Of Hulk Hogan


Comedy legend Jerry Lewis passed away at age 91 this weekend. His contribution to pop culture — and culture — are undeniable, but here’s something you might not know: Jerry Lewis is undefeated in a pro wrestling ring, thanks to a little (lot of) help from his… 226 palabras más

Sports

Ric Flair Shares Tales Of Andre The Giant's Beer Consumption; Cedric Maxwell At Kowloon On Toucher & Rich

BOSTON (CBS) — Ric Flair had some interesting stories to share when he joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich on Tuesday morning.

Promoting his Friday night visit to McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, “Nature Boy” bestowed tales of some of the fun nights he’s had during his 50-year career in professional wrestling. 231 palabras más

Watch + Listen

The Princess Bride (1987)

There are some films that you automatically grab from the DVD shelf when you’re sick, or when you are feeling sad and are in desperate need of something comforting to turn to. 1.513 palabras más

Romance

Teeny Jarrett Book Interview with Brennan Martin

Luke sat down with Brennan Martin, author of Teeny: Professional Wrestling’s Grand Dame. Brennan writes about his grandmother, Christine “Teeny” Jarrett. A woman from humble beginnings who rose through the ranks of the Tennessee wrestling territory to promote events while raising future wrestler, promoter, & booker Jerry Jarrett, father of Jeff Jarrett. 30 palabras más

Podcasts

The Six Million Dollar Man 3.17 - The Secret of Bigfoot (part two)

Ha! Well, I wouldn’t have mentioned the neat rotating ice wall from the Universal Studios tour in the previous entry had I remembered this amazing shot, just beautifully photographed, of Andre the Giant carrying Lee Majors through it like a little toy. 207 palabras más

Richard Anderson

The Six Million Dollar Man 3.16 - The Secret of Bigfoot (part one)

Forty years later, and “The Secret of Bigfoot” hasn’t lost a lick of its amazing power to thrill six year-olds. In 1976, this took the bionic shows from something that most elementary school kids had at least heard of to something that… 398 palabras más

Richard Anderson

Classic Movie Reviews: The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride (1987)

Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy

Director: Rob Reiner

Starring: Andre the Giant, Wallace Shawn, Carey Elwes, Billy Crystal, Robin Wright

Plot: A young prince hatches a devious plan to become a “beloved” king. 351 palabras más

Movies