Hulk Hogan to star in new reality show
Hogan to star in new reality show
Angeles - Hulk Hogan is to star in a new reality TV
show to find the next big British wrestling star.
legendary wrestler is to be a mentor on TNA Wrestling:
British Boot Camp, which will follow the company's
search for a breakout star who can make it in the
series will air in December in the UK. Dominic Wilkins,
acting Director of Challenge TV who will air the series,
can't wait to see Hogan put the hopefuls through their
series will provide entertainment content'
said: "TNA Wrestling has a huge fan base in the
UK and it's great to be able to commission exclusive
original content which cements Challenge TV as the
UK home for TNA Wrestling. This series will provide
unmissable entertainment content which resonates with
six-part series will feature four of the best wrestlers
Britain has to offer competing for a contract with
TNA IMPACT Wrestling.
Hannah and Holly Blossom will be joined by Marty Scrull
and Rockstar Spud as they seek to impress mentors
Hogan and British World of Sport legend Rollerball
Rocco and TNA President Dixie Carter.
to join company's roster
winner will earn a place on the company's roster,
joining the likes of Sting and former Olympic Gold
medallist Kurt Angle on the UK's most-watched wrestling
will also feature on TNA's Road To Lockdown Tour of
the UK and Ireland in 2013, which culminates with
a TV taping at Wembley Arena, London.
Wrestling British Boot Camp marks the first non-game
show commission from Challenge TV since their relaunch
last year, and is the channel's first full commission
with TNA Productions.
*Special thank you to WWE, TNA Wrestling, Pro Wrestling
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and references in compiling this news report.