Smackdown, Orton, TNA, Slaughter, Lashley, Sid Aug 03 - 11:59 pm EDT
Daily Rapp Up by Bryan Rapp
The RAW crew was in Jacksonville, FL today, and tomorrow they're in Albany, GA. WWE will be touring Japan late next week. WWE's YouTube presence moved up to #3 from #4 this week with nearly 6 million views. Zack Ryder's latest YouTube episode pokes fun at WWE's frequent recaps during Monday's three hour RAW. WWE announced Randy Orton will star in 12 Rounds: Reloaded, the second film in a franchise started with John Cena.
Last night's Impact scored a 1.0 rating. TNA was in Enid, OK today, and tomorrow they're in Oklahoma City, OK. TNA released their post-Impact show with Robbie E on YouTube. The UK's Sun interviewed AJ Styles about the possibility of a TNA PPV in the UK. Joey Ryan called out Al Snow in his latest YouTube video.
Wrestler's Rescue took to Twitter to refute James "Kamala" Harris' claims they haven't given him money raised in his name by posting an image of a check sent to him and returned to them. Pre-sale packages are now on-sale for Tommy Dreamer's House of Hardcore debut on October 6 in Poughkeepsie, NY. There are Dragon Gate USA notes on upcoming shows, EVOLVE 17, SHINE and more.
MMA Fighting interviewed Dana White about Vince McMahon's comments on UFC ratings. Arda Ocal interviewed Sgt. Slaughter about his role in WWE, GI Joe 2, golf and more. Aftermath Radio interviewed Shawn Michaels about Daniel Bryan and CM Punk, and comparisons to Bret Hart and himself. Aftermath Radio interviewed Jake Roberts about wanting a WWE return. Aftermath Radio interviewed Bobby Lashley about his plans to help Aurora, CO recover from the recent Dark Knight Rises shooting.
Nickelodeon issued a press release on Scott Baio's new series See Dad Run executive produced by Eric Bischoff and Jason Hervey. Tommy Dreamer and Thea "Rosita" Trinidad will appear in the horror film Self Storage. CBS' Big Brother interviewed Sid "Vicious" Eudy about his son contestant Frank Eudy.
That's it for today. Thanks for reading.
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