Call him Hacksaw Jim Zombie

There are few names in professional wrestling as instantly recognizable as the man known as Hacksaw Jim Duggan. Whether it was his signature 2X4, riling the crowd up with a ‘HOOOO!’ or a ‘U.S.A.!’ chant, Jim Duggan found a way to stand out alongside a generation of legendary professional wrestlers. Conincidentally, he almost never even made it to the squared circle. “No. Not at all. Football was my main sport,” Duggan said when asked whether or not he watched…

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Pro Wrestlers vs. Zombies blends Piper’s passions

One look at the life and career of the man known the world over as Rowdy Roddy Piper and one word comes to mind: trailblazer. In professional wrestling, he was one of the first beloved heels in the business. He is acknowledged as being one of the very best on a microphone not only of his generation, but of all time. And no one has ever worn a kilt more successfully than the so-called Rowdy one. Piper, who is…

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Rowdy Roddy Piper remembers the late Chris Benoit

Wrestling legend Rowdy Roddy Piper took a moment to discuss late fellow Canadian Chris Benoit this week during promotion for his latest film, Pro Wrestlers vs. Zombies, which also features The Franchise Shane Douglas, Matt Hardy, Kurt Angle, Hacksaw Jim Duggan and a host of others. During the interview, Piper recalled his final encounter with the late Benoit, who killed his wife and son, and later himself, in June 2007. It was shortly before their deaths, Piper said, when…

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