WWE Addresses Joel Simon's Death, JR Tweets, Sheamus
-- Jim Ross tweeted the following today in response to the President Obama impersonator at WWE's Capitol Punishment pay-per-view: "Fat Bastard'?? WTH? No sauce as u 'Obama.' Really witty dialog. :)"
-- WWE sent out the following today…
Joel Simon passes away
June 20, 2011
WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of former WWE Films President Joel Simon. Joel launched what is now known as WWE Studios in 2002 and was integral in expanding WWE into the motion picture business. As head of WWE Films, Joel produced The Marine, The Condemned and See No Evil. The company sends its sincerest condolences to his family and friends. He will be greatly missed.