Luther Reigns At Cyber Sunday, D-X/RAW Next Week, Victoria, Knox, Miz, Rhodes
By Ryan Clark | October 28, 2008
» IMDB.com now lists Candice Michelle and Dallas Page among the actors appearing in an upcoming movie called Horrorween. Candice is listed as "Second Wife", while Page is listed as "Wrestler". Alice Cooper, Donald Trump, Jenna Jameson, and William Shatner are also listed as making cameos. For more about the movie, visit Horrorween.com.
» WWE issued the following press release today: Digital Director Enters the Ring October 27, 2008 LONDON, October 27, 2008 – World Wrestling Entertainment® (WWE) has appointed Gillian Hughes to the position of Director, Digital Business Development for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). As the newest addition to WWE's London office, Hughes will be charged with securing digital distribution agreements for WWE's innovative online and mobile content across EMEA. In doing so, Hughes will contribute to the company's fast growing digital revenue under the leadership of Dominic Hayes, Vice President and Managing Director, Television and Digital for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Dominic Hayes said: "Given the rapid growth of the digital market and the appetite for WWE's unique mobile and online content, Gillian is a welcome addition to the WWE team. Her combination of technical and sales experience in the sector will be key in growing WWE's mobile and online businesses in the region." Before joining WWE, Hughes secured numerous multimillion dollar deals at mobile transaction giant, mBlox. Hughes has a strong base in digital technology, working as an engineer and consultant for mBlox, Prime Carrier and Logica. Hughes has a BEng in Computer Engineering. Additional information on World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: WWE) can be found at wwe.com and corporate.wwe.com. For information on our global activities, go to http://www.wwe.com/worldwide/
» I can report that former WWE superstar Luther Reigns, who lives in Arizona, was backstage at Cyber Sunday Sunday night visiting.
» SmackDown Diva Victoria has posted a new blog on her MySpace page talking about Cyber Sunday and more. Victoria wrote: "Seriously! How did I not win the Diva Costume Contest ?! For those of you that watched the WWE Cyber Sunday pay-per-view, I think you'll agree that I had the best outfit in the history of produce related costumes. Two years in a row I have been robbed. But in all honesty, I had a blast. I dressed up as a banana and sang the "Peanut Butter Jelly Time" Song, and I got paid to do it. I need to be counting my blessings."