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Chris Benoit biopic ‘Crossface’ finds its director in Lexi Alexander

It’s hard to know exactly how to feel about a Chris Benoit biopic. There was a time when Benoit was a fan favorite, adored sometimes because of who he was but often because of who he wasn’t. He wasn’t traditionally good looking. He wasn’t a behemoth like so many superstars of the sport. He didn’t seem to have much of a personality. And yet all of that is what made him...
Via Awful Announcing
September 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Benoit's sister-in-law opens up on tragedy nine years later

Nine years ago on June 25th, 2007, former WWE star and one-time world heavyweight champion Chris Benoit was discovered dead in his Georgia home after he had murdered his wife Nancy and son Daniel before taking his own life. In a long, emotional and at times horrifying interview with WWE star Chris Jericho, Benoit's former sister-in-law Sandra Toffoloni - the sister of Nancy Benoit...
Via FOX Sports
June 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Liev Schreiber will reportedly play Chris Benoit in movie

By Steve DelVecchio Rumors about a potential movie that tells the story of former wrestling star Chris Benoit’s life have been swirling lately, and now we know the actor who will be playing the lead role. Wrestling Observer reports (via The Sportster) that Liev Schreiber is set to star as Benoit in “Crossface,” which will be based on Matthew Randazzo’s book “Ring of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE to lift Chris Benoit ban on new network

In a move that is sure to spark conversation, the WWE are lifting the “Benoit Ban.” All mentions and matches of Benoit have been removed from WWE programming for almost seven years. That ban is officially over.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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