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Former WWE Wrestler Comments On Portraying Chris Benoit In New Documentary

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (March 24, 1996) – WWF Action Zone

On this day in 1996, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Action Zone’.

This episode featured matches, promos, highlights & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania 12’ PPV.

Here’s the card:

– Jerry Lawler vs. Al Jackson (From Superstars)

– Highlight Video On Shawn Michaels Training For The Iron Man Match

– Highlight Video On Bret Hart Training For The Iron Man Match

– Shawn Michaels Autograph Signing (From WWF Mania)

– Highlights Of The WWF Madison Square Garden Show

– Highlights Of The Feud Between The Undertaker And Diesel

– Interview w/ Bret Hart Courtesy Of Newsport Talk

– Highlight Video Of Bret Hart’s Career

– Dok Hendrix Interviews Jim Cornette

– The Ross Report

– WWF Tag Team Title Tournament: The Body Donnas vs. The Ringmaster & Savio Vega (From Superstars)

– Highlight Video On Sunny

– Can We Talk With The Following Question: Who’s Going To Win The Fashion Flop Slammy?

• Former WWE Wrestler Comments On Portraying Chris Benoit In New Documentary

Former WWE wrestler Tyson Dux portrayed Chris Benoit in the new Dark Side of the Ring documentary on Benoit.

Below is what Tyson posted on Twitter about this role:

“It was an honour to play Benoit. I idolized him growing up. He is the reason I wanted to be a pro wrestler. To be apart of this was surreal. If you haven’t yet check this out.”

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