In a recent interview on WGD Weekly with Steve and the Scum, former WCW announcer Scott Hudson talked about a variety of topics spanning his time in the world of sports entertainment. Highlights from the interview, which can be heard in its entirety here http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=
Highlights of the show include Scott discussing:
TNA’s chances of survival on long term basis:
The dying days and “what killed WCW”
The backstage vibe on Russo and Ferrara hiring:
Personal Views on Eric Bischoff and Vince Russo:
Bash at the Beach 2000:
The problems with the Invasion angle and why it failed:
In addition to these issues, Scott also talks about growing up a wrestling fan, his break into the business with North Georgia Championship Wrestling and the GWF, a life changing phone call from Dallas Page, his hiring by WCW and working with Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko, Mike Tenay, Tony Schivonne, and Mark Madden, being given the classic Saturday night slot on TBS, getting the call up to Nitro, getting attacked by Rick Steiner, backstage politics at WCW, the final episode of Monday Nitro, how he was approached to come into WWE, why he didn't stay working with WWE, a plan for him to announce on Smackdown with Jerry Lawler, his time in TNA wrestling, and much more.
WGD Weekly with Steve and the Scum presents new material every Sunday, where they sit down with a different figure from the “glory days” of wrestling. All of the past shows, as well as their new ones when they debut are available at WGD Weekly’s Facebook page that can be viewed herehttps://www.facebook.com/
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