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#1 Just Jack

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Posted 13 February 2017 - 07:40 PM

http://www.hollywood...-project-975406
 

Bill Simmons is heading back to familiar territory.

Three months after HBO announced it would be yanking his talk show Any Given Wednesday, the premium cable network is revealing at least one piece of Simmons' next act: a feature-length documentary about the life and career of WWE legend Andre the Giant. The wide-ranging doc, which allows Simmons to flex muscles he once used for the popular 30 for 30 doc series he launched at ESPN, will explore Andres French upbringing along with his celebrated WWE career and entertainment world forays.



#2 mead107

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Posted 13 February 2017 - 08:19 PM

Should be interesting

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Posted 14 February 2017 - 06:10 PM

Should be good.  Those were wild times behind the scenes in the wrasslin business.  I saw Jake The Snake's Unspoken Word show when he came to Buffalo a couple summers ago and there were lots of great stories and some involving Andre



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Posted 17 February 2017 - 01:01 PM

ESPN also has a 30 for 30 about Ric Flair coming soon.