Kevin Nash, like many former wrestlers, has continued in the entertainment industry by taking on acting roles. Today, wrestlers-turned-actors have found a great deal of success in Hollywood. The Rock is the highest-paid actor. John Cena continues to have a greater impact in his roles as an actor. Batista scored a major role as part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and is currently starring in Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery on Netflix.
On his Kliq This podcast, Kevin Nash praised Batista’s performance and recommended the movie to those that have yet to see it, even though he says he found it to be a little transparent and not “much of a mystery.”
“I was disappointed,” said Kevin Nash on the first Kliq This podcast released in 2023. “Yeah, I thought Batista was good in it. I think Batista does a very good job of what he picks, as far as roles.”
Asked whether or not he believed that’s because Dave has a good agent, Kevin praised the former WWE World Heavyweight Champion for being hands-on and tuned into his craft.
“I think Dave is on it. He’s into his craft. He’s into the scale, and the thing is, I couldn’t see anybody playing that part better than him… At the beginning, there’s a shot of him, and he’s in a garage with the cars, and it just — it felt like a gave a vibe of his crib. ”
Batista and Kevin Nash were supposed to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in the same year, 2020, before the global pandemic. Batista on his own and Kevin Nash as part of the nWo.
The New World Order would go on to be inducted as part of a ThunderDome Hall of Fame ceremony in 2021, and WWE has yet to announce when Batista’s proper induction will occur.
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